BF.B : Analysis & Opinions

  1. BF.B to Expand Kentucky Distillery - Analyst Blog

    June 28, 2013
    To capture the growing demand for its super premium Woodford Reserve Kentucky Bourbon whiskey globally, Brown-Forman Corporation ...
  2. Beam's North American Business Beams Brightly

    May 6, 2013
    Beam (NYSE:BEAM) announced solid first quarter earnings May 2. The highlight of Q1 was the performance of its North American ...
  3. New High for Constellation Brands - Analyst Blog

    January 30, 2013
    Yesterday, the shares of Constellation Brands Inc. (STZ) reached a new 52-week high of $39.65, beating its previous 52-week ...
  4. Brown-Forman to Bring Down Debt - Analyst Blog

    January 24, 2013
    In order to lower interest payout on borrowings, Brown-Forman Corporation (BF.B) recently announced that it would redeem ...
  5. Rumors About A Diageo-Beam Tie-Up Are Interesting, But Not Too ...

    December 12, 2012
    Rumors about Diageo and Beam are more amusing than probable.
  6. NYSE Stocks, Including Nexen Inc, Making Big Moves on December ...

    December 10, 2012
    So far today, the market has been on the rise. The Nasdaq is trading up 0.6%; the S&P 500 has moved up 0.2%; and the Dow ...
  7. The Liquor Business Scores In The BRIC

    November 23, 2012
    Businessweek ran an article Nov. 21 on BEAM's moves in the Russian market. The liquor business looks to score big in the ...
  8. Consumer/Non-Cyclical Stocks, Including Diageo plc, Making Big ...

    October 23, 2012
    It's been a bad day for the market after the morning's trading. The Nasdaq has fallen 0.9%; the S&P 500 is down 1.5%; and ...
  9. Earnings Preview: Constellation Brands - Analyst Blog

    October 3, 2012
    Constellation Brands Inc. (STZ), the largest wine company in the world, is scheduled to release its first-quarter 2013 financial ...
  10. HJ Among Consumer/Non-Cyclical's Biggest Movers on August 29, ...

    August 29, 2012
    Currently, the Nasdaq has decreased 0.2%, the S&P 500 has been relatively flat and the Dow has remained steady. The Consumer/Non-Cyclical ...
  11. Beam Plans to Redeem Preferred Stock - Analyst Blog

    August 22, 2012
    Headquartered in Deerfield, Beam Inc. (BEAM) recently announced its plan to redeem $2.67 Convertible Preferred Stock of the ...
  12. Big Movers on the Consumer/Non-Cyclical Sector Today, Including ...

    July 23, 2012
    The market is having a bad day so far: the Nasdaq has declined 1.9%; the S&P 500 has decreased 1.3%; and the Dow has fallen ...
  13. STZ Closes Mark West Acquisition - Analyst Blog

    July 18, 2012
    Constellation Brands Inc. (STZ) has recently completed the acquisition of Mark West wine brand from California-based Purple ...
  14. Constellation Acquires Crown Import - Analyst Blog

    July 3, 2012
    In a strategic move to enhance its presence in the U.S. beer market, Constellation Brands Inc. (STZ) has entered into an ...
  15. Consumer/Non-Cyclical Sector's Biggest Movers for June 26, 2 ...

    June 26, 2012
    Currently, the Nasdaq has climbed 0.2%, the S&P 500 has moved up 0.1% and the Dow is down 0.1%. The Consumer/Non-Cyclical ...
  16. Premium Spirits Drive A Premium Valuation For Beam

    May 31, 2012
    Beam has legitimate growth opportunity, but high growth expectations in the price.
  17. Molson Coors Modestly Moving Forward

    May 22, 2012
    Molson Coors investors should be able to drink in modest total shareholder gains over time.
  18. Yet Another Disappointment From Central European Distribution

    November 9, 2011
    Another disappointment from CEDC makes one wonder whether the markets are truly so challenging or whether management simply ...
  19. Beam Out For A Premium

    November 8, 2011
    Beam’s above-average multiple is justified and could be a great buying opportunity.
  20. Constellation Grows By Shrinking

    October 11, 2011
    Constellation has a tough primary market, with uncertainty in wine, beer and liquor sales. Management is taking the right ...
  21. A Look Back On Wineries & Distillers

    December 28, 2010
    High unemployment and fragile spending caused many consumers to trade down in spirits. However, with the economy showing ...
  22. The Stock-Split Portfolio

    December 6, 2010
    Many investors debate the merits of a stock split, but the bottom line doesn't lie. Find out how companies who split their ...
  23. Ready-To-Go Portfolios

    December 11, 2009
    Investors looking for a way to add funds monthly as well as rebalancing ETF portfolios might want to have a look at FOLIOfn.
  24. A Portfolio For The 'New Normal'

    November 25, 2009
    Stocks for a tightwad consumer portfolio.
  25. Stock Splits Worth A Look

    May 11, 2009
    What does the decline in stock splits mean for investors?
  26. Hangover Concerns At Jack Daniel's

    March 12, 2009
    For those looking to invest in the beverage industry, Brown-Forman's current share price levels make it an interesting choice.
  27. Intoxicating Possibilities For Constellation Brands

    January 12, 2009
    STZ has been brewing solid operating trends, but its long-term profit picture remains cloudy.
  28. Fortune Brands: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

    October 30, 2008
    Fortune Brands' distilled spirits, golf and home & hardware segments prove that diversification isn't always the answer.
  29. Sinful Stocks For Blissful Returns

    October 15, 2008
    Picking your portfolio based on sin stocks otherwise known as unethical investments.
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