Traders sold shares of Anheuser Busch Inbev SA (NYSE:BUD) on strength during trading on Thursday. $137.29 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $157.86 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $20.57 million out of the stock. Of all equities tracked, Anheuser Busch Inbev SA had the 0th highest net out-flow for the day. Anheuser Busch Inbev SA traded up $3.98 for the day and closed at $125.92

A number of analysts have recently issued reports on BUD shares. Vetr downgraded Anheuser Busch Inbev SA from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $130.17 price target for the company. in a research report on Monday, May 23rd. Susquehanna reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Anheuser Busch Inbev SA in a research report on Thursday, April 28th. Investec lifted their price target on Anheuser Busch Inbev SA from $126.22 to $136.95 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, June 1st. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Anheuser Busch Inbev SA from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, April 4th. Finally, Credit Agricole SA reiterated an “outperform” rating and set a $142.00 price target on shares of Anheuser Busch Inbev SA in a research report on Friday, July 1st. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and fourteen have given a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $132.80.

The stock’s 50-day moving average is $126.28 and its 200-day moving average is $123.02. The firm has a market cap of $202.28 billion and a PE ratio of 36.69.

Anheuser Busch Inbev SA (NYSE:BUD) last released its earnings results on Friday, July 29th. The company reported $1.06 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.00 by $0.06. Equities analysts anticipate that Anheuser Busch Inbev SA will post $3.49 EPS for the current fiscal year.

A number of institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Carleon Capital Partners LLC purchased a new position in Anheuser Busch Inbev SA during the fourth quarter valued at $2,069,000. Freestone Capital Holdings LLC boosted its position in Anheuser Busch Inbev SA by 63.0% in the fourth quarter. Freestone Capital Holdings LLC now owns 32,728 shares of the company’s stock valued at $4,091,000 after buying an additional 12,654 shares in the last quarter. Thornburg Investment Management Inc. boosted its position in Anheuser Busch Inbev SA by 252.3% in the fourth quarter. Thornburg Investment Management Inc. now owns 26,760 shares of the company’s stock valued at $3,345,000 after buying an additional 19,164 shares in the last quarter. Alpine Woods Capital Investors LLC boosted its position in Anheuser Busch Inbev SA by 5.2% in the fourth quarter. Alpine Woods Capital Investors LLC now owns 152,000 shares of the company’s stock valued at $19,000,000 after buying an additional 7,500 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Bragg Financial Advisors Inc boosted its position in Anheuser Busch Inbev SA by 6.1% in the fourth quarter. Bragg Financial Advisors Inc now owns 10,075 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,259,000 after buying an additional 575 shares in the last quarter.

Anheuser-Busch Inbev SA (AB InBev) is a global brewer. The Company has a portfolio of over 200 beer brands. The Company operates through seven segments: North America, Mexico, Latin America North, Latin America South, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Global Export and Holding Companies. The Company’s brand portfolio includes global brands, such as Budweiser, Corona and Stella Artois; international brands, including Beck’s, Leffe and Hoegaarden, and local champions, such as Bud Light, Skol, Brahma, Antarctica, Quilmes, Victoria, Modelo Especial, Michelob Ultra, Harbin, Sedrin, Klinskoye, Sibirskaya Korona, Chernigivske, Cass and Jupiler.

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