David Ristau
Growth at reasonable price, research analyst, newsletter provider, long/short equity

Boston Beer: Despite Growth Prospects, Stock Priced For Perfection And Then Some


The Boston Beer Co. (NYSE:SAM) is the largest brewery in the craft beer industry, owning nearly 20% of the market share. The stock has risen exceptionally as the company has continued to see it grow in the craft beer industry. Despite heavy competition, SAM still is at the top of the burgeoning craft beer industry, but with the stock up nearly 120% over the past year and 80% YTD, the question for investors should be: is now the time to buy? Further, the question, additionally, should be is there downside risk?

As we will show in this article, the upside potential seems quite limited for Boston Beer right now. In this article, we will discuss the issue...

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