|Daily Range||$65.89 - $66.75|
|52-Week Range||$57.54 - $70.63|
|Dividend (Yield)||$0.90 (1.4%)|
Dividend Pay Date
|Average Daily Volume||709,972|
|Current FY EPS||$2.59|
Food & Beverage
Beam (BEAM) Description
Fortune is the world's fourth-largest premium-spirits company Website: http://www.beamglobal.com/
News & Commentary
Madison Avenue is always pushing the envelope but has it pushed too far with saucy ads from Kraft, KMart and Beam? Is risque the rage or just rage-inducing?
The spirits business has gotten a lot more competitive, and Brown-Forman needs to try to keep Constellation Brands and Diageo at bay despite their impressive growth. Find out whether it can succeed.
While it may take a sip or two from smaller opportunities, the distiller says it's swearing off making more acquisitions for now.
The companies with successful innovations are often strategic risk-takers which make excellent risk-to-reward calculations. Therefore, these are often good companies to invest in.
Constellation Brands, Diageo, and Beam all offer potential for investors, but in different ways.