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

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Pros
Stock price low relative to the 52-week range
Company’s profitability is improving
Forward PEG ratio low relative to industry peers
Buy analyst rating
Average analyst stock price above current stock price
Cons
Revenue growth lower than the industry and sector averages
Forward P/E ratio high relative to industry peers
Forward P/B ratio high relative to industry peers
Forward P/S ratio high relative to industry peers
High short share of float
High short interest

Pros

  1. SAM stock price ($348.90) is close to the 52-week low ($323.12). Perhaps now is a good time to buy? See SAM price chart.
  2. SAM profitability is improving. The YoY profit margin change was 1.78 percentage points. See SAM profitability chart.
  3. SAM PEG ratio (P/E adjusted for growth) is 0.09, which is low compared to its industry peers’ PEG ratios. See SAM PEG chart.
  4. SAM average analyst rating is Buy. See SAM analyst rating chart.
  5. SAM average analyst price target ($438.36) is above its current price ($348.90). See SAM price target chart.

Cons

  1. SAM quarterly revenue growth was -21.10%, lower than the industry and sector average revenue growth (7.93% and 9.33%, respectively). See SAM revenue growth chart.
  2. SAM forward P/E ratio is 20.80, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/E ratios. See SAM forward P/E ratio chart.
  3. SAM Price/Book ratio is 4.23, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/B ratios. See SAM forward Price/Book ratio chart.
  4. SAM Price/Sales ratio is 2.26, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/S ratios. See SAM forward Price/Sales ratio chart.
  5. SAM short share of float is 7.13%. The stock is much more frequently shorted than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See SAM short share of float chart.
  6. SAM short interest (days to cover the shorts) ratio is 3.84. The stock garners more short interest than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See SAM short interest ratio chart.