Boston Beer Co Inc (SAM): Martin F Roper , President and C.E.O. of Boston Beer Co Inc sold 5,000 shares on Sep 19, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on Sep 21, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $159.78 per share for a total value of $797,119.75 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on Sep 21, 2016, Martin F Roper (President and C.E.O.) sold 5,000 shares at $159.78 per share price.On Aug 19, 2016, David L. Grinnell (Vice President of Brewing) sold 1,000 shares at $187.69 per share price.Also, On Jun 13, 2016, John C Geist (Chief Sales Officer) sold 3,991 shares at $158.00 per share price.On May 13, 2016, David A Burwick (director) sold 5,000 shares at $153.27 per share price.
Shares of Boston Beer Co Inc (SAM) ended Tuesday, Sep 21, 2016 session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -4.79 points or -3.03% at $153.4 with 3,50,099 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $158.44, the shares hit an intraday low of $151.17 and an intraday high of $158.44 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $1,906 M and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated to be 1,24,24,156 shares. The 52-week high of Boston Beer Co Inc is $260.51 and the 52-week low is $145.3295.
Company has been under the radar of several Street Analysts.Boston Beer Co Inc is Initiated by Credit Suisse to Underperform. The Rating was issued on Sep 16, 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.