Boston Beer Company, Inc. (The) (SAM): Price and Financial Metrics

Boston Beer Company, Inc. (The) (SAM)

Today's Latest Price: $1,039.18 USD

17.97 (-1.70%)

Updated Oct 30 4:00pm

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Ranked of 29 in Beverages

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SAM Stock Summary

  • Boston Beer Co Inc's market capitalization of $12,942,273,047 is ahead of 87.02% of US-listed equities.
  • With a price/earnings ratio of 74.85, Boston Beer Co Inc P/E ratio is greater than that of about 89.43% of stocks in our set with positive earnings.
  • The price/operating cash flow metric for Boston Beer Co Inc is higher than 93.63% of stocks in our set with a positive cash flow.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Boston Beer Co Inc are RJF, SEIC, ACGL, SNA, and OLLI.
  • Visit SAM's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

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SAM Price/Volume Stats

Current price $1,039.18 52-week high $1,092.80
Prev. close $1,057.15 52-week low $290.02
Day low $1,025.00 Volume 80,289
Day high $1,049.34 Avg. volume 156,701
50-day MA $907.53 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $605.39 Market Cap 12.69B

Boston Beer Company, Inc. (The) (SAM) Company Bio

Boston Beer Company produces and sells alcohol beverages worldwide. The company sells approximately 60 beers under the Samuel Adams or the Sam Adams brands; 11 flavored malt beverages under the Twisted Tea brand; and 10 hard cider beverages under the brand Angry Orchard, as well as approximately 20 beers under other brand names. The company was founded in 1984 and is based in Boston, Massachusetts.

SAM Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$1,039.18$175.65 -83%

The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for Boston Beer Co Inc. To summarize, we found that Boston Beer Co Inc ranked in the 14th 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. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for Boston Beer Co Inc ended up being:

  • The stock's equity weight, or the proportion of capital from equity relative to debt, is 99. Notably, its equity weight is greater than 95.61% of US equities in the Consumer Defensive sector yielding a positive free cash flow.
  • The business' balance sheet suggests that 1% of the company's capital is sourced from debt; this is greater than just 3.66% of the free cash flow producing stocks we're observing.
  • SAM's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 2%; for context, that number is higher than 53.57% of tickers in our DCF set.

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Latest SAM News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Boston Beer Co Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate SAM as an investment opportunity.

Boston Beer: Growth At An Unreasonable Price

It's been a terrible start to the year for the Brewers industry group on balance, with the index down significantly year to date, with its two main constituents Anheuser-Busch (BUD) and Molson Coors (TAP) putting up lifeless returns, down over 20%. Fortunately, for Boston Beer (SAM) investors, the company has...

Taylor Dart on Seeking Alpha | August 29, 2020

Boston Beer Company: This SAM's For You

Boston Beer Company (SAM) is on a market tear of late, outpacing its 200-day trading average (blue line) by a substantial margin. The company’s CAGR since December 2010 clocks in at an impressive 10.42%. Gross profit annualizes out at a robust 9.17% while its operating income for the period comes...

Douglas Adams on Seeking Alpha | August 28, 2020

Credit Hard Seltzer With Sam Adams' Stock Growth

Shares of Sam Adams' parent Boston Beer Company Inc (NYSE: SAM ) are up in 2020 and not strictly due to beer sales, Cowen analyst Vivien Azer said Monday on CNBC's "Power Lunch." Hard Seltzer: Hard seltzer has become a hot-selling alcoholic beverage item that is lifting Boston Beer's stock higher amid higher sales. But the strength in the non-beer category is trickling to other areas of the company. Azer said Boston Beer spends 30% of its revenue on advertising and marketing campaigns and this is nearly three times as much as other rival beer companies. But the surge in revenue … Full story available on

Benzinga | August 25, 2020

Coca-Cola Jumps Into the Popular Hard Seltzer Category

The beverage company will launch an alcoholic version of its Topo Chico sparkling mineral water in Latin America later this year.

Yahoo | July 30, 2020

AB InBev (BUD) Beats on Q2 Earnings & Sales as Markets Evolve

AB InBev's (BUD) better-than-expected performance in second-quarter 2020 is attributed to a gradual improvement in volume as markets evolve despite the impacts of the pandemic.

Yahoo | July 30, 2020

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SAM Price Returns

1-mo 17.64%
3-mo 28.22%
6-mo 125.44%
1-year 177.51%
3-year 483.65%
5-year 373.24%
YTD 175.02%
2019 56.89%
2018 26.03%
2017 12.51%
2016 -15.88%
2015 -30.27%

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