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SAM Boston Beer PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As of Jun 20, 2024, the Boston Beer stock's price-to-earnings ratio is 36.79. This results from the current EPS of $8.02 and stock price of $295.04. The P/E ratio has decreased by 30% from the past four quarters average of 52.3.

SAM PE ratio history

How has SAM's PE ratio performed in the past

The PE ratio of Boston Beer has averaged 52.77 over the last ten years. The current PE ratio of 36.79 is 30% below the historical average. In the past ten years, SAM's PE ratio was at its highest in the Dec 2021 quarter at 441.07, when the stock price was $524.87 and the EPS was $1.19. The lowest value was in the Jul 2017 quarter, when it reached 18.51 with a price of $132.15 and an EPS of $7.14.


Boston Beer PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 583.62% in 2021

Maximum annual decrease: -86.32% in 2022

Year PE ratio Change
2023 55.47 -8.09%
2022 60.35 -86.32%
2021 441.07 583.62%
2020 64.52 57.75%
2019 40.9 35.3%
2018 30.23 29.41%
2017 23.36 -4.69%
2016 24.51 -10.97%
2015 27.53 -35.21%
2014 42.49 -4%

SAM average PE ratio chart

What is the average PE ratio of SAM for the past years

The current PE ratio of SAM is lower than the 3, 5 and 10-year averages.

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SAM PE vs peers

What is SAM's PE ratio compared to its peers

SAM's PE ratio is higher than its peer stocks STZ and TAP.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
TAP Molson Coors Beverage Co 10.13 $10.18B
STZ Constellation Brands Inc 27.97 $48.21B
SAM Boston Beer Co Inc 37.06 $3.55B

Frequently asked questions

What is Boston Beer's PE ratio?

The price to earnings ratio for SAM stock as of Jun 20, 2024, stands at 36.79.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Boston Beer (SAM)?

The average PE ratio for SAM stock over the past 3 years is 104.15.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Boston Beer (SAM)?

The average PE ratio for SAM stock over the past 5 years is 79.66.

What is the highest PE ratio for SAM?

The highest quarterly PE ratio in the last ten years has been 441.07 and it was in the Dec 2021 quarter.

How does the current PE ratio for SAM compare to its historical average?

SAM's price to earnings ratio is currently 30% below its 10-year historical average.

How is SAM's PE ratio calculated (Boston Beer PE ratio formula)?

To determine the PE ratio, divide the most recent stock price by the TTM earnings per share (EPS). As of today (Jun 20, 2024), Boston Beer's stock price is $295.04. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $8.02. Therefore, Boston Beer's P/E ratio for today is 36.79. PE RATIO(36.79) = STOCK PRICE($295.04) / TTM EPS($8.02)

All PE ratio stats are based on quarterly TTM periods, unless otherwise specified.