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27 Jun, 2022


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JBSS3 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth1/6
Past Performance5/6
Financial Health4/6

JBSS3 Stock Overview

JBS S.A., a food company, processes and trades in animal protein worldwide.

JBS Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for JBS
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceR$33.00
52 Week HighR$39.81
52 Week LowR$28.12
1 Month Change-6.09%
3 Month Change-9.32%
1 Year Change14.19%
3 Year Change47.39%
5 Year Change390.34%
Change since IPO371.43%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

JBSS3BR FoodBR Market

Return vs Industry: JBSS3 exceeded the BR Food industry which returned -7.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: JBSS3 exceeded the BR Market which returned -29.7% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is JBSS3's price volatile compared to industry and market?
JBSS3 volatility
JBSS3 Average Weekly Movement3.5%
Food Industry Average Movement5.6%
Market Average Movement5.9%
10% most volatile stocks in BR Market9.2%
10% least volatile stocks in BR Market2.8%

Stable Share Price: JBSS3 is less volatile than 75% of BR stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.

Volatility Over Time: JBSS3's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

1953250,000Gilberto Tomazoni

JBS S.A., a food company, processes and trades in animal protein worldwide. It offers beef, pork, chicken, and lamb products and by-products; food products; pet food and concentrates; and bresaola. The company also produces and commercializes steel cans, plastic resins, soap bases and bars, biodiesel, glycerin, fatty acid, collagen, and wrapper, as well as wet blue, semi-finished, and finished leather products; manages industrial residue; purchases and sells soybeans; and produces, cogenerates, and commercializes electric power.

JBS Fundamentals Summary

How do JBS's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
JBSS3 fundamental statistics
Market CapR$73.20b
Earnings (TTM)R$23.58b
Revenue (TTM)R$366.31b


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
JBSS3 income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueR$294.87b
Gross ProfitR$71.44b
Other ExpensesR$47.86b

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date

Aug 11, 2022

Earnings per share (EPS)10.63
Gross Margin19.50%
Net Profit Margin6.44%
Debt/Equity Ratio185.8%

How did JBSS3 perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.


Is JBSS3 undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 5/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PEG Ratio

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for JBSS3?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

JBSS3 key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue0.4x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA3.3x
PEG Ratio-0.2x

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does JBSS3's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

JBSS3 PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for JBSS3 vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average11.7x
SMTO3 São Martinho
MRFG3 Marfrig Global Foods
BEEF3 Minerva
MDIA3 M. Dias Branco Indústria e Comércio de Alimentos

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: JBSS3 is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (3.1x) compared to the peer average (11.7x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does JBSS3's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the South American Food Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: JBSS3 is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (3.1x) compared to the BR Food industry average (8.3x)

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is JBSS3's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

JBSS3 PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio3.1x
Fair PE Ratio9.1x

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: JBSS3 is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (3.1x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (9.1x).

Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of JBSS3 when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: JBSS3 (R$33) is trading below our estimate of fair value (R$80.85)

Significantly Below Fair Value: JBSS3 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: JBSS3's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.

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Future Growth

How is JBS forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 11 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 1/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: JBSS3's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-14.8% per year).

Earnings vs Market: JBSS3's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-14.8% per year).

High Growth Earnings: JBSS3's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: JBSS3's revenue (2.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the BR market (5.7% per year).

High Growth Revenue: JBSS3's revenue (2.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: JBSS3's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (22%)

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Past Performance

How has JBS performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 5/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: JBSS3 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: JBSS3's current net profit margins (6.4%) are higher than last year (4.4%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: JBSS3's earnings have grown significantly by 63% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: JBSS3's earnings growth over the past year (87.5%) exceeds its 5-year average (63% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: JBSS3 earnings growth over the past year (87.5%) exceeded the Food industry 54%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: Whilst JBSS3's Return on Equity (51.24%) is outstanding, this metric is skewed due to their high level of debt.

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Financial Health

How is JBS's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 4/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: JBSS3's short term assets (R$75.0B) exceed its short term liabilities (R$53.1B).

Long Term Liabilities: JBSS3's short term assets (R$75.0B) do not cover its long term liabilities (R$89.6B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: JBSS3's net debt to equity ratio (148.6%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: JBSS3's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 230.2% to 185.8% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: JBSS3's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (26.2%).

Interest Coverage: JBSS3's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (8.1x coverage).

Balance Sheet

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What is JBS current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 3/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: JBSS3's dividend (6.06%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the BR market (1.72%).

High Dividend: JBSS3's dividend (6.06%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the BR market (7.73%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: JBSS3 has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.

Growing Dividend: JBSS3's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 8 years.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its low payout ratio (20.5%), JBSS3's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its reasonably low cash payout ratio (35.4%), JBSS3's dividend payments are well covered by cash flows.

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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average management tenure


Gilberto Tomazoni (62 yo)



Mr. Gilberto Tomazoni has been the Global President and Chief Executive Officer at JBS Foods S.A. at JBS S.A. since 2013. Mr. Tomazoni has been the Chief Executive Officer at JBS Foods International B.V.,...

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: JBSS3's management team is seasoned and experienced (7.5 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: JBSS3's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.2 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?

Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

JBS S.A.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: JBS S.A.
  • Ticker: JBSS3
  • Exchange: BOVESPA
  • Founded: 1953
  • Industry: Packaged Foods and Meats
  • Sector: Food, Beverage & Tobacco
  • Implied Market Cap: R$73.198b
  • Shares outstanding: 2.22b
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • JBS S.A.
  • Avenida Marginal Direita do Tietê, 500
  • Bloco I
  • São Paulo
  • São Paulo
  • 05118-100
  • Brazil


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/06/27 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/06/27 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/12/31

Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.