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Six insiders purchased Big Rock Brewery stock within one month.

The stock was sold by no insiders in the month of intensive purchasing.

Four of these six insiders increased their holdings by more than 10%.

Big Rock Brewery (OTCPK:BRBMF) produces, markets, and distributes craft beers and cider in Canada. It provides a selection of eight ales and lagers, dry apple cider, and various seasonal beers.

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Insider buying during the last 30 days

Here is a table of Big Rock Brewery's insider activity during the last 30 days.

NameTitleTrade DateShares PurchasedProspectusCurrent OwnershipIncrease In Shares
Barbara FeitCFOApril 101,000Yes1,000 sharesfrom 0 to 1,000
Kathleen McNally-LeitchDirectorApril 109,000Yes242,086 shares+3.9%
Jay PetersDirectorApril 101,000Yes1,250 shares+400.0%
Robert PetersDirectorApril 1010,000Yes230,000 shares+4.5%
Clayton Riddell10% OwnerApril 8-1074,200Yes and No723,700 shares+11.4%
Robert SartorCEOApril 104,000Yes9,000 shares+80.0%

There have been 99,200 shares purchased by insiders during the last 30 days.

Insider buying by calendar month

Here is a table of Big Rock Brewery's insider activity by calendar month.

MonthInsider buying / sharesInsider selling / shares
April 201499,2000
March 201400
February 201400
January 201400
December 201300
November 201300
October 201300
September 201300
August 201300
July 201300
June 201300
May 201310,0000
April 201300
March 201300
February 201300
January 201300

There have been 109,200 shares purchased, and there have been zero shares sold by insiders since January 2013. The month of April 2014 has seen the most insider buying.


Big Rock Brewery reported the full-year 2013 financial results on March 17 with the following highlights:

RevenueC$41.6 million
Net incomeC$2.6 million
CashC$2.3 million

On April 10, Big Rock Brewery closed a C$11.8 million financing.


Big Rock Brewery's competitors include Boston Beer (NYSE:SAM) and Craft Brew Alliance (NASDAQ:BREW). Here is a table comparing these companies.

Market Cap:102.69M2.99B270.35M
Qtrly Rev Growth (yoy):-0.110.340.05
Gross Margin:0.510.520.28
Operating Margin:
Net Income:2.60M69.88M1.96M
PEG (5 yr expected):N/A3.662.86

Big Rock Brewery has the lowest P/E ratio among these three companies.

Here is a table of these competitors' insider activities this year.

CompanyInsider buying / sharesInsider selling / shares

Only Big Rock Brewery has seen intensive insider buying during the last 30 days.


There have been six different insiders buying Big Rock Brewery, and there have not been any insiders selling Big Rock Brewery during the last 30 days. Four of these six insiders increased their holdings by more than 10%.

The six insiders purchased their shares at prices ranging from $15.09 (C$16.60) to $15.45 (C$17.00). I believe Big Rock Brewery could be a good pick below $15.45 based on the intensive insider buying.

Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, but may initiate a long position in BRBMF over the next 72 hours. I wrote this article myself, and it expresses my own opinions. I am not receiving compensation for it (other than from Seeking Alpha). I have no business relationship with any company whose stock is mentioned in this article.