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NYSE:SAM

The Boston Beer Competitors

$1,088.32
+57.51 (+5.58 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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$1,031.99
Now: $1,088.32
$1,089.08
50-Day Range
$907.22
MA: $1,034.29
$1,213.62
52-Week Range
$290.02
Now: $1,088.32
$1,236.57
Volume136,334 shs
Average Volume115,226 shs
Market Capitalization$13.35 billion
P/E Ratio77.74
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.76

Competitors

The Boston Beer (NYSE:SAM) Vs. KHC, MNST, KMB, KDP, ABEV, and STZ

Should you be buying SAM stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sector of "consumer staples" are considered alternatives and competitors to The Boston Beer, including The Kraft Heinz (KHC), Monster Beverage (MNST), Kimberly-Clark (KMB), Keurig Dr Pepper (KDP), Ambev (ABEV), and Constellation Brands (STZ).

The Kraft Heinz (NASDAQ:KHC) and The Boston Beer (NYSE:SAM) are both large-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, institutional ownership, earnings, profitability, risk and analyst recommendations.

Profitability

This table compares The Kraft Heinz and The Boston Beer's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
The Kraft Heinz-1.92%6.80%3.41%
The Boston Beer10.77%20.36%13.84%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings for The Kraft Heinz and The Boston Beer, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
The Kraft Heinz25702.36
The Boston Beer14702.50

The Kraft Heinz presently has a consensus price target of $36.7143, suggesting a potential downside of 3.00%. The Boston Beer has a consensus price target of $1,048.50, suggesting a potential downside of 3.66%. Given The Kraft Heinz's higher possible upside, equities research analysts clearly believe The Kraft Heinz is more favorable than The Boston Beer.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares The Kraft Heinz and The Boston Beer's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
The Kraft Heinz$24.98 billion1.85$1.94 billion$2.8513.28
The Boston Beer$1.25 billion10.68$110.04 million$9.17118.68

The Kraft Heinz has higher revenue and earnings than The Boston Beer. The Kraft Heinz is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than The Boston Beer, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

58.9% of The Kraft Heinz shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 68.8% of The Boston Beer shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.5% of The Kraft Heinz shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 29.1% of The Boston Beer shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility & Risk

The Kraft Heinz has a beta of 1, suggesting that its share price has a similar volatility profile to the S&P 500.Comparatively, The Boston Beer has a beta of 0.76, suggesting that its share price is 24% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

The Boston Beer beats The Kraft Heinz on 9 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Monster Beverage (NASDAQ:MNST) and The Boston Beer (NYSE:SAM) are both large-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, institutional ownership, earnings, profitability, risk and analyst recommendations.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings for Monster Beverage and The Boston Beer, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Monster Beverage051402.74
The Boston Beer14702.50

Monster Beverage presently has a consensus price target of $94.1579, suggesting a potential upside of 8.95%. The Boston Beer has a consensus price target of $1,048.50, suggesting a potential downside of 3.66%. Given Monster Beverage's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Monster Beverage is more favorable than The Boston Beer.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

63.6% of Monster Beverage shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 68.8% of The Boston Beer shares are owned by institutional investors. 10.6% of Monster Beverage shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 29.1% of The Boston Beer shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares Monster Beverage and The Boston Beer's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Monster Beverage26.99%28.24%22.80%
The Boston Beer10.77%20.36%13.84%

Volatility & Risk

Monster Beverage has a beta of 1.11, suggesting that its share price is 11% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, The Boston Beer has a beta of 0.76, suggesting that its share price is 24% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Monster Beverage and The Boston Beer's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Monster Beverage$4.20 billion10.86$1.11 billion$2.0342.57
The Boston Beer$1.25 billion10.68$110.04 million$9.17118.68

Monster Beverage has higher revenue and earnings than The Boston Beer. Monster Beverage is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than The Boston Beer, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Monster Beverage beats The Boston Beer on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

The Boston Beer (NYSE:SAM) and Kimberly-Clark (NYSE:KMB) are both large-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, institutional ownership, profitability, risk, earnings, analyst recommendations and valuation.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for The Boston Beer and Kimberly-Clark, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
The Boston Beer14702.50
Kimberly-Clark17402.25

The Boston Beer presently has a consensus price target of $1,048.50, suggesting a potential downside of 3.66%. Kimberly-Clark has a consensus price target of $150.2727, suggesting a potential upside of 14.20%. Given Kimberly-Clark's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Kimberly-Clark is more favorable than The Boston Beer.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

68.8% of The Boston Beer shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 71.9% of Kimberly-Clark shares are held by institutional investors. 29.1% of The Boston Beer shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of Kimberly-Clark shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares The Boston Beer and Kimberly-Clark's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
The Boston Beer10.77%20.36%13.84%
Kimberly-Clark12.49%812.50%16.74%

Risk and Volatility

The Boston Beer has a beta of 0.76, suggesting that its stock price is 24% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Kimberly-Clark has a beta of 0.5, suggesting that its stock price is 50% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares The Boston Beer and Kimberly-Clark's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
The Boston Beer$1.25 billion10.68$110.04 million$9.17118.68
Kimberly-Clark$18.45 billion2.41$2.16 billion$6.8919.10

Kimberly-Clark has higher revenue and earnings than The Boston Beer. Kimberly-Clark is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than The Boston Beer, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

The Boston Beer (NYSE:SAM) and Keurig Dr Pepper (NASDAQ:KDP) are both large-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, institutional ownership, profitability, risk, earnings, analyst recommendations and valuation.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for The Boston Beer and Keurig Dr Pepper, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
The Boston Beer14702.50
Keurig Dr Pepper03802.73

The Boston Beer presently has a consensus price target of $1,048.50, suggesting a potential downside of 3.66%. Keurig Dr Pepper has a consensus price target of $34.00, suggesting a potential upside of 7.83%. Given Keurig Dr Pepper's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Keurig Dr Pepper is more favorable than The Boston Beer.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

68.8% of The Boston Beer shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 37.9% of Keurig Dr Pepper shares are held by institutional investors. 29.1% of The Boston Beer shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.4% of Keurig Dr Pepper shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares The Boston Beer and Keurig Dr Pepper's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
The Boston Beer10.77%20.36%13.84%
Keurig Dr Pepper11.40%8.33%3.90%

Risk and Volatility

The Boston Beer has a beta of 0.76, suggesting that its stock price is 24% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Keurig Dr Pepper has a beta of 0.63, suggesting that its stock price is 37% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares The Boston Beer and Keurig Dr Pepper's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
The Boston Beer$1.25 billion10.68$110.04 million$9.17118.68
Keurig Dr Pepper$11.12 billion3.99$1.25 billion$1.2225.84

Keurig Dr Pepper has higher revenue and earnings than The Boston Beer. Keurig Dr Pepper is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than The Boston Beer, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

The Boston Beer beats Keurig Dr Pepper on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

The Boston Beer (NYSE:SAM) and Ambev (NYSE:ABEV) are both large-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, institutional ownership, profitability, risk, earnings, analyst recommendations and valuation.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for The Boston Beer and Ambev, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
The Boston Beer14702.50
Ambev12302.33

The Boston Beer presently has a consensus price target of $1,048.50, suggesting a potential downside of 3.66%. Given The Boston Beer's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe The Boston Beer is more favorable than Ambev.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

68.8% of The Boston Beer shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 8.3% of Ambev shares are held by institutional investors. 29.1% of The Boston Beer shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares The Boston Beer and Ambev's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
The Boston Beer10.77%20.36%13.84%
Ambev16.33%13.86%8.66%

Risk and Volatility

The Boston Beer has a beta of 0.76, suggesting that its stock price is 24% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Ambev has a beta of 1.08, suggesting that its stock price is 8% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares The Boston Beer and Ambev's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
The Boston Beer$1.25 billion10.68$110.04 million$9.17118.68
Ambev$12.78 billion3.33$2.99 billion$0.1914.26

Ambev has higher revenue and earnings than The Boston Beer. Ambev is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than The Boston Beer, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

The Boston Beer beats Ambev on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

The Boston Beer (NYSE:SAM) and Constellation Brands (NYSE:STZ) are both large-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, institutional ownership, profitability, risk, earnings, analyst recommendations and valuation.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for The Boston Beer and Constellation Brands, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
The Boston Beer14702.50
Constellation Brands091112.62

The Boston Beer presently has a consensus price target of $1,048.50, suggesting a potential downside of 3.66%. Constellation Brands has a consensus price target of $227.5238, suggesting a potential upside of 4.84%. Given Constellation Brands' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Constellation Brands is more favorable than The Boston Beer.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

68.8% of The Boston Beer shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 71.9% of Constellation Brands shares are held by institutional investors. 29.1% of The Boston Beer shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 15.8% of Constellation Brands shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares The Boston Beer and Constellation Brands' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
The Boston Beer10.77%20.36%13.84%
Constellation Brands21.63%16.09%7.41%

Risk and Volatility

The Boston Beer has a beta of 0.76, suggesting that its stock price is 24% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Constellation Brands has a beta of 1.12, suggesting that its stock price is 12% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares The Boston Beer and Constellation Brands' revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
The Boston Beer$1.25 billion10.68$110.04 million$9.17118.68
Constellation Brands$9.11 billion4.62$-11,800,000.00$9.1223.79

The Boston Beer has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Constellation Brands. Constellation Brands is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than The Boston Beer, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Constellation Brands beats The Boston Beer on 8 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.


The Boston Beer Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
The Kraft Heinz logo
KHC
The Kraft Heinz
1.7$37.85+1.7%$46.30 billion$24.98 billion-94.62
Monster Beverage logo
MNST
Monster Beverage
1.6$86.42+2.0%$45.64 billion$4.20 billion38.75Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
Kimberly-Clark logo
KMB
Kimberly-Clark
2.5$131.59+2.2%$44.53 billion$18.45 billion19.13
Keurig Dr Pepper logo
KDP
Keurig Dr Pepper
1.6$31.53+2.1%$44.37 billion$11.12 billion34.27Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Ambev logo
ABEV
Ambev
1.6$2.71+1.8%$42.62 billion$12.78 billion22.59Analyst Downgrade
Constellation Brands logo
STZ
Constellation Brands
2.1$217.01+2.7%$42.08 billion$9.11 billion21.13Increase in Short Interest
News Coverage
Sysco logo
SYY
Sysco
2.0$81.79+2.9%$41.75 billion$52.89 billion-1,168.26News Coverage
STZ.B
Constellation Brands
1.1$210.92+0.0%$40.88 billion$9.11 billion20.54
General Mills logo
GIS
General Mills
2.1$56.78+2.6%$34.72 billion$17.63 billion14.56Unusual Options Activity
Gap Up
Chewy logo
CHWY
Chewy
1.4$82.87+5.8%$34.20 billion$4.85 billion-192.72Gap Down
Corteva logo
CTVA
Corteva
1.9$44.84+2.2%$33.36 billion$13.85 billion54.68
International Flavors & Fragrances logo
IFF
International Flavors & Fragrances
2.3$133.72+2.1%$33.26 billion$5.14 billion40.04Dividend Announcement
Decrease in Short Interest
Archer-Daniels-Midland logo
ADM
Archer-Daniels-Midland
2.3$57.59+3.6%$32.16 billion$64.66 billion20.35High Trading Volume
Increase in Short Interest
Gap Up
The Hershey logo
HSY
The Hershey
1.8$150.38+2.9%$31.15 billion$7.99 billion26.38Insider Selling
Decrease in Short Interest
Gap Up
Tyson Foods logo
TSN
Tyson Foods
2.1$72.71+0.7%$26.54 billion$43.19 billion12.41
Fomento Económico Mexicano logo
FMX
Fomento Económico Mexicano
1.6$73.70+2.1%$26.37 billion$26.33 billion74.45
Hormel Foods logo
HRL
Hormel Foods
2.0$47.72+1.6%$25.76 billion$9.61 billion28.57Insider Selling
Decrease in Short Interest
Coca-Cola European Partners logo
CCEP
Coca-Cola European Partners
1.4$52.89+4.1%$25.62 billion$13.46 billion18.69Increase in Short Interest
Gap Up
The Clorox logo
CLX
The Clorox
2.3$184.34+3.3%$23.19 billion$6.72 billion20.53Gap Up
McCormick & Company, Incorporated logo
MKC
McCormick & Company, Incorporated
1.7$84.43+1.8%$22.54 billion$5.35 billion29.83
Kellogg logo
K
Kellogg
2.0$59.24+2.6%$20.38 billion$13.58 billion17.12Unusual Options Activity
Gap Up
Church & Dwight logo
CHD
Church & Dwight
2.1$79.96+2.6%$19.60 billion$4.36 billion25.79Gap Up
Conagra Brands logo
CAG
Conagra Brands
2.1$35.50+2.3%$17.34 billion$11.05 billion15.64
Campbell Soup logo
CPB
Campbell Soup
1.7$46.59+1.7%$14.11 billion$8.69 billion8.01Upcoming Earnings
Dividend Announcement
News Coverage
The J. M. Smucker logo
SJM
The J. M. Smucker
2.1$118.34+1.8%$12.97 billion$7.80 billion15.33Unusual Options Activity
Lamb Weston logo
LW
Lamb Weston
1.8$85.80+3.5%$12.56 billion$3.79 billion42.48News Coverage
Gap Up
Natura &Co logo
NTCO
Natura &Co
0.1$17.60+5.9%$12.10 billion$3.66 billion195.56High Trading Volume
Decrease in Short Interest
News Coverage
Darling Ingredients logo
DAR
Darling Ingredients
1.8$73.53+7.6%$11.93 billion$3.36 billion24.93Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
High Trading Volume
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Gap Up
Aramark logo
ARMK
Aramark
1.4$41.24+1.5%$10.47 billion$12.83 billion-22.54High Trading Volume
Newell Brands logo
NWL
Newell Brands
1.4$24.64+2.8%$10.46 billion$9.71 billion-94.77Decrease in Short Interest
Molson Coors Beverage logo
TAP
Molson Coors Beverage
1.3$46.16+1.7%$10.01 billion$13.01 billion17.16Increase in Short Interest
Coca-Cola FEMSA logo
KOF
Coca-Cola FEMSA
1.6$46.50+2.3%$9.77 billion$10.11 billion22.46Analyst Upgrade
Decrease in Short Interest
Beyond Meat logo
BYND
Beyond Meat
1.1$138.30+1.4%$8.70 billion$297.90 million-307.33Analyst Upgrade
The New York Times logo
NYT
The New York Times
1.8$50.72+0.5%$8.48 billion$1.81 billion53.39
US Foods logo
USFD
US Foods
1.5$38.00+1.7%$8.40 billion$25.94 billion-60.32
Albertsons Companies logo
ACI
Albertsons Companies
2.1$17.75+1.0%$8.26 billion$62.46 billion0.00Analyst Downgrade
Service Co. International logo
SCI
Service Co. International
1.9$47.50+2.8%$8.05 billion$3.23 billion18.63Gap Up
Post logo
POST
Post
1.5$103.53+2.6%$6.66 billion$5.70 billion-3,449.85Insider Selling
Ingredion logo
INGR
Ingredion
2.1$91.53+2.6%$6.14 billion$6.21 billion18.09
Freshpet logo
FRPT
Freshpet
1.7$139.36+0.5%$6.01 billion$245.86 million1,267.02Analyst Report
Coty logo
COTY
Coty
1.3$7.82+0.0%$6.00 billion$4.72 billion-6.74Increase in Short Interest
Pilgrim's Pride logo
PPC
Pilgrim's Pride
1.5$24.27+2.1%$5.91 billion$11.41 billion31.93Analyst Upgrade
Ollie's Bargain Outlet logo
OLLI
Ollie's Bargain Outlet
1.0$84.77+3.1%$5.55 billion$1.41 billion24.50News Coverage
Helen of Troy logo
HELE
Helen of Troy
1.5$225.70+2.3%$5.51 billion$1.71 billion25.05Analyst Downgrade
News Coverage
Gap Up
National Beverage logo
FIZZ
National Beverage
1.3$54.71+10.7%$5.10 billion$1.00 billion15.90Decrease in Short Interest
Gap Up
Lancaster Colony logo
LANC
Lancaster Colony
2.0$180.38+2.8%$4.97 billion$1.33 billion37.27Gap Up
Flowers Foods logo
FLO
Flowers Foods
1.3$22.96+2.4%$4.86 billion$4.12 billion49.91Gap Up
WD-40 logo
WDFC
WD-40
1.6$319.56+2.4%$4.37 billion$423.35 million72.63News Coverage
Gap Up
51job logo
JOBS
51job
1.9$64.65+1.6%$4.36 billion$574.57 million30.50High Trading Volume
Gap Down
The Hain Celestial Group logo
HAIN
The Hain Celestial Group
1.5$43.57+3.7%$4.35 billion$2.05 billion167.58Gap Up
This page was last updated on 3/7/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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