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Ambev S.A. (ABEV)

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$3.04 USD


-0.01 (-0.33%)

Updated Jan 19, 2021 01:25 PM ET

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Top 21% (53 out of 253)

Industry: Beverages - Alcohol

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Company Summary

Companhia de Bebidas das Americas (AmBev), based in São Paulo, is engaged in producing, distributing and selling beer, carbonated soft drinks and other non-alcoholic and non-carbonated products in many countries across the Americas. It maintains an agreement with PepsiCo International, Inc. to bottle, sell and distribute Pepsi products in Brazil and in other Latin American countries, including Lipton Ice Tea, Gatorade, H2OH!, Propel and Frutzzz. AmBev conducts its operations through three business units: Latin America North, Latin America South and Canada. Latin America North includes its operations in Brazil, where it operates two divisions: beer sales and carbonated soft drinks and non-alcoholic non-carbonated sales; and its operations in its Hispanic Latin America Operations, excluding Latin America South, operations. Latin America South includes its Quinsa operations in the countries of Argentina, Bolivia, Paraguay, Uruguay and Chile. Canada, represented by Labatt, includes domestic sales in Canada.

General Information

Ambev S.A.


SAO PAULO, D5 04530-001

Phone: 55-11-2122-1200

Fax: 55-11-2122-1526



Industry Beverages - Alcohol
Sector Consumer Staples
Fiscal Year End December
Last Reported Quarter 12/31/2020
Next EPS Date 2/25/2021

EPS Information

Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate 0.04
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate 0.10
Estimated Long-Term EPS Growth Rate 26.10
Next EPS Report Date 2/25/2021

Price and Volume Information

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Yesterday's Close 3.05
52 Week High 4.53
52 Week Low 1.90
Beta 1.08
20 Day Moving Average 20,438,352.00
Target Price Consensus 3.00


% Price Change
4 Week -4.39
12 Week 24.49
YTD -0.33
% Price Change Relative to S&P 500
4 Week -5.55
12 Week 14.09
YTD -0.65
Share Information
Shares Outstanding (millions) 15,727.20
Market Capitalization (millions) 47,967.96
Short Ratio NA
Last Split Date 11/11/2013
Dividend Information
Dividend Yield 0.49%
Annual Dividend $0.01
Payout Ratio 0.79
Change in Payout Ratio 0.30
Last Dividend Payout / Amount 12/18/2020 / $0.08

Fundamental Ratios

P/E (F1) 23.46
Trailing 12 Months 23.46
PEG Ratio 0.90
EPS Growth
vs. Previous Year -25.00%
vs. Previous Quarter 200.00%
Sales Growth
vs. Previous Year -3.75%
vs. Previous Quarter 34.12%
Price Ratios
Price/Book 3.24
Price/Cash Flow 11.33
Price / Sales 4.08
12/31/20 NA
9/30/20 13.86
6/30/20 14.19
12/31/20 NA
9/30/20 8.66
6/30/20 8.96
Current Ratio
12/31/20 NA
9/30/20 1.29
6/30/20 1.24
Quick Ratio
12/31/20 NA
9/30/20 1.05
6/30/20 0.97
Operating Margin
12/31/20 NA
9/30/20 17.97
6/30/20 18.85
Net Margin
12/31/20 NA
9/30/20 16.33
6/30/20 17.92
Pre-Tax Margin
12/31/20 NA
9/30/20 16.18
6/30/20 18.22
Book Value
12/31/20 NA
9/30/20 0.94
6/30/20 0.90
Inventory Turnover
12/31/20 NA
9/30/20 3.48
6/30/20 3.36
12/31/20 NA
9/30/20 0.03
6/30/20 0.04
Debt to Capital
12/31/20 NA
9/30/20 3.09
6/30/20 3.41