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Last $265.35 USD
Change Today -0.62 / -0.23%
Volume 85.7K
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boston beer company inc-a (SAM) Snapshot

Open
$267.18
Previous Close
$265.97
Day High
$269.15
Day Low
$262.81
52 Week High
01/22/15 - $325.00
52 Week Low
06/5/14 - $208.82
Market Cap
3.5B
Average Volume 10 Days
64.1K
EPS TTM
$6.79
Shares Outstanding
9.7M
EX-Date
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P/E TM
39.1x
Dividend
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Dividend Yield
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Current Stock Chart for BOSTON BEER COMPANY INC-A (SAM)

boston beer company inc-a (SAM) Details

The Boston Beer Company, Inc. produces and sells alcohol beverages in the United States, Canada, Europe, Israel, Australia, New Zealand, the Caribbean, the Pacific Rim, Mexico, and Central and South America. 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. It markets its products to a network of approximately 350 wholesalers, who in turn sell to retailers, such as pubs, restaurants, grocery stores, convenience stores, package stores, stadiums, and other retail outlets. The Boston Beer Company, Inc. was founded in 1984 and is based in Boston, Massachusetts.

1,325 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/24/15
Founded in 1984

boston beer company inc-a (SAM) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $764.0K
Founder and Chairman of The Board
Total Annual Compensation: $395.0K
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting...
Total Annual Compensation: $428.0K
Vice President of Operations
Total Annual Compensation: $367.0K
Vice President of Brand Development
Total Annual Compensation: $348.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

boston beer company inc-a (SAM) Key Developments

Boston Beer Co. Inc. Announces Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm Changes

Boston Beer Co. Inc. announced that on February 27, 2015, the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors of the company unanimously voted to dismiss Ernst & Young LLP as the company's independent registered public accounting firm, and to engage Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited as the company's independent registered public accounting firm for the 2015 fiscal year. The company notified Ernst & Young of its dismissal on March 2, 2015 and engaged Deloitte effective March 2, 2015.

Boston Beer Co. Inc. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year Ended December 27, 2014; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Full Year of 2015; Reports Impairment of Long-Lived Assets for the Fourth Quarter of 2014

Boston Beer Co. Inc. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 27, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported revenue of $232,966,000 compared to $220,566,000 a year ago. Net revenue was $217,817,000 compared to $205,375,000 a year ago. Operating income was $32,036,000 compared to $29,120,000 a year ago. Income before income tax provision was $31,347,000 compared to $28,945,000 a year ago. Net income was $19,074,000 compared to $18,079,000 a year ago. Diluted net income per share was $1.40 compared to $1.33 a year ago. For the full year, the company reported revenue of $966,478,000 compared to $793,705,000 a year ago. Net revenue was $903,007,000 compared to $739,053,000 a year ago. Operating income was $146,567,000 compared to $113,093,000 a year ago. Income before income tax provision was $145,594,000 compared to $112,541,000 a year ago. Net income was $90,743,000 compared to $70,392,000 a year ago. Diluted net income per share was $6.69 compared to $5.18 a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $141,211,000 compared to $99,982,000 a year ago. Purchases of property, plant and equipment was $151,784,000 compared to $100,655,000 a year ago. Cash paid for acquisition of brewery assets and other intangible assets was $100,000 compared to $2,753,000 a year ago. The company provided earnings guidance for the full year of 2015. For the period, the company currently projects earnings per diluted share to be between $7.10 and $7.50.  The Company's actual 2015 earnings per share could vary significantly from the current projection.  Gross margin expected of between 51% and 53%. Effective tax rate of approximately 38% based upon current tax laws and underlying regulations. Estimated capital spending of between $80 million and $110 million. Depletion growth is estimated to be between 8% and 12%. For the quarter, the company reported Impairment of long-lived assets of $200,000 compared to $267,000 for the same period a year ago.

Boston Beer Co. Inc. to Report Q4, 2014 Results on Feb 24, 2015

Boston Beer Co. Inc. announced that they will report Q4, 2014 results at 5:00 PM, US Eastern Standard Time on Feb 24, 2015

 

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