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just The Preview - Brown-Forman FY & Q4

By | 3 June 2013

Brown-Forman will release its full-year results on Wednesday

Brown-Forman will release its full-year results on Wednesday

Brown-Forman will report its full-year and fourth-quarter results on Wednesday (5 June). Here, just-drinks takes a look at the highs and lows for the company in the year to the end of April and its performance in recent quarters. 

In Brown-Forman's YTD,

  • Profits were up by 17% to US$478m
  • Net sales rose by 4% to $2.92bn
  • Operating profits lifted by 13% to $721.1m

In H1

  •     Net profits rose by 16% to US$320.5m 
  •     H1 net sales rise increased2% to $1.89bn
  •     Operating profits jumped by 12% to $484m  

In Q1,

  •     Net profits rose by 25% to $147.5m 
  •     Net sales went up by 4% to $878.1m
  •     Operating profits lifted by 19% to $221.7m

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