2. As of noon trading, Companhia de Bebidas das Americas Ambev ( ABV) is down $0.44 (-1.1%) to $38.98 on average volume Thus far, 988,875 shares of Companhia de Bebidas das Americas Ambev exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.0 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $38.84-$39.33 after having opened the day at $39.17 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $39.41. Companhia de Bebidas das Americas Ambev engages in the production, distribution, and sale of beer, draft beer, carbonated soft drinks, malt, and other non-alcoholic and non-carbonated products in the Americas. It also sells bottled water, isotonics, and ready-to-drink teas. Companhia de Bebidas das Americas Ambev has a market cap of $124.0 billion and is part of the food & beverage industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 103.6, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 6.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. TheStreet Ratings rates Companhia de Bebidas das Americas Ambev as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, notable return on equity and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Companhia de Bebidas das Americas Ambev Ratings Report now. Exclusive Offer: Jim Cramer's 'go-to' small/mid-cap guru Bryan Ashenberg only buys stocks he thinks could return 50-100%. See his top picks for 14-days FREE.