Boston Beer Company (The) (NYSE:SAM) saw its share price trade relatively negative in the recent trading session. The share price was last updated to $159.1 with a loss of -0.79 points or -0.49%. The net money flow was $0.72 million and the up/down ratio was 2.29. Approximately $1.27 million was the inflow in upticks and $0.56 million was the outflow in downticks. On a weekly measure, the shares have seen a price change of 3.22%.
Currently the company Insiders own 31.3% of Boston Beer Company (The) shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -25.55% . Institutional Investors own 67.73% of Boston Beer Company (The) shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -28.53%. On the companys insider trading activities,The director of Boston Beer Co Inc, Burwick David A sold 5,000 shares at $153.27 on May 12, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $766,350. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Boston Beer Company (The) (NYSE:SAM) stock ended Monday session in the red zone in a volatile trading. The stock closed down 2.21 points or 1.38% at $157.68 with 128,469 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $160.03, the shares hit an intraday low of $156.26 and an intraday high of $160.77 and the price was in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $2,003 million and the number of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 12,702,969 shares. The 52-week high of Boston Beer Company (The) (NYSE:SAM) is $260.51 and the 52-week low is $145.3295.
Many analysts have stated their opinion on the company shares. Berenberg upgrades its view on Boston Beer Company (The) (NYSE:SAM) according to the research report released by the firm to its investors. The shares have now been rated Hold by the stock experts at the ratings house. Earlier, the shares had a rating of Sell. The rating by the firm was issued on May 19, 2016.
The Boston Beer Company, Inc. (Boston Beer) is a craft brewer in the United States. The Company is engaged in the business of producing and selling alcohol beverages primarily in the domestic market and in international markets. As of December 31, 2014, Boston Beer sold approximately 4.1 million barrels of its products. As of December 31, 2014, the Company sold over sixty beers under the Samuel Adams or the Sam Adams brand names, eleven flavored malt beverages under the Twisted Tea brand name, ten hard cider beverages under the Angry Orchard brand name, and over twenty beers under four of the brand names of its subsidiary, Alchemy & Science. Boston Beer produces malt beverages and hard cider at the Company-owned breweries and under contract arrangements at other brewery locations.