BRF S.A. (NYSE: BRFS) is 0.00% lower on its value in year-to-date trading and has touched a low of $1.27 and a high of $4.47 in the current 52-week trading range. The question becomes, what are the chances the stock will make a comeback and enjoy potential growth. Why not look at analysts view on what the future holds for the stock. The BRFS stock was last observed hovering at around $1.51 in the last trading session, with the day’s gains setting it 0.07% off its average median price target of $2.88 for the next 12 months. It is also 65.27% off the consensus price target high of $4.55 offered by 12 analysts, but current levels are -5.33% lower than the price target low of $1.50 for the same period.
Currently trading at $1.58, the stock is 2.27% and -7.24% below its SMA20 and SMA50 respectively. However, with a daily trading volume of 14.1 million and changing 4.64% at the moment leaves the stock -38.98% off its SMA200. BRFS registered -64.25% loss for a year compared to 6-month loss of -42.55%.
The stock witnessed a 18.80% gain in the last 1 month and extending the period to 3 months gives it a -44.17%, and is -8.14% down over the last 5 days. If we measure the stock’s price variations over the week and the month, we find that the volatility rates stand at 6.61% over the week and 6.66% over the month.
BRF S.A. (BRFS) has around 100000 employees, a market worth around $1.62B and $10.20B in sales. Profit margin for the company is -2.50%. Distance from 52-week low is 24.41% and -64.65% from its 52-week high. The company has generated returns on investments over the last 12 months (9.80%).
BRF S.A. (BRFS) Analyst Forecasts
Analyst recommendations provided by FactSet shows that the consensus forecast for BRF S.A. (BRFS) is a “Hold”. 12 analysts offering their recommendations for the stock have an average rating of 3.00, where 8 rate it as a Hold and 0 think it is a “Overweight”. 3 of the analysts rate the stock as a “Buy”. 1 analysts have rated the stock as a Sell or Underperform.
BRF S.A. is expected to release its quarterly report on 05/10/2023.The EPS is expected to shrink by -63.90% this year.
BRF S.A. (BRFS) Top Institutional Holders
The shares outstanding are 1.08B, and float is at 722.15M with Short Float at 3.21%.
BRF S.A. (BRFS): Who are the competitors?
The company’s main competitors (and peers) include Tyson Foods Inc. (TSN) that is trading -30.21% down over the past 12 months and Unilever PLC (UL) that is 1.94% higher over the same period. Seaboard Corporation (SEB) is 2.78% up on the 1-year trading charts.