News stories about BRF (NYSE:BRFS) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. BRF earned a media sentiment score of 0.11 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the company an impact score of 46.4016285760812 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next few days.
A number of brokerages recently weighed in on BRFS. BidaskClub raised BRF from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Saturday, September 23rd. Zacks Investment Research raised BRF from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, September 18th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised BRF from a “neutral” rating to an “overweight” rating and upped their price objective for the stock from $13.00 to $16.00 in a report on Thursday, September 14th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $15.00.
Shares of BRF (NYSE BRFS) opened at $11.12 on Wednesday. BRF has a 12-month low of $10.60 and a 12-month high of $15.50. The company has a market capitalization of $9,060.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of -38.34 and a beta of 0.52. The company has a current ratio of 1.52, a quick ratio of 1.05 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.46.
BRF SA is a multinational Brazilian company that owns a diverse portfolio of products and is a producer of foods. The Company’s segments include Brazil, Latin America (LATAM), Europe, Middle East and North of Africa (MENA), Asia, Africa and Other Segments. These segments include sales of all distribution channels and operations subdivided in to poultry, pork and other, processed, and other sales.
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