Anheuser-Busch Inbev SA Sponsored ADR (Belgium) (BUD) Company Bio
Anheuser Busch InBev is the global leader in the production, distribution, and sale of beer, alcoholic beverages, and soft drinks worldwide. The company was founded in 1366 and is based in Leuven, Belgium.
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We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Anheuser-Busch InBev SA with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Anheuser-Busch InBev SA ranked in the 42th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that the most conservative analysis suggests this stock will yield negative results -- and thus may be a potential short opportunity. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Anheuser-Busch InBev SA, consider:
The company's balance sheet shows it gets 48% of its capital from equity, and 52% of its capital from debt. Notably, its equity weight is greater than just 16.44% of US equities in the Consumer Defensive sector yielding a positive free cash flow.
The company's compound free cash flow growth rate over the past 5.01 years comes in at -0.03%; that's greater than just 20.93% of US stocks we're applying DCF forecasting to.
Anheuser-Busch InBev SA's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 7%; for context, that number is higher than merely 2.09% of tickers in our DCF set.
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