Brown-Forman First Quarter Earnings Per Share Down 5%; Excluding Non-Cash Agave Charge, Earnings Per Share Grows 12%

Louisville, KY, August 28, 2008 – Brown-Forman Corporation reported earnings per share decreased 5% to $0.73 and operating income decreased 10% to $141 million for the company’s first quarter of fiscal 2009.  This decline was due to a $22 million pre-tax ($16 million after-tax) non-cash charge related to an abnormal number of agave  plants […]

August 28th, 2008|Earnings|

Brown-Forman First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call Scheduled for August 28

Louisville, KY, August 20, 2008 – Brown-Forman Corporation will release its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2009 on August 28 by 8:00 a.m. (EDT).  The company will host a conference call to discuss the results at 10:00 a.m. (EDT) that same morning.  All interested parties in the U.S. are invited to […]

August 20th, 2008|Earnings|