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beam inc (BEAM) Snapshot

Open
$83.29
Previous Close
$83.28
Day High
$83.29
Day Low
$83.25
52 Week High
01/21/14 - $84.00
52 Week Low
08/28/13 - $60.82
Market Cap
13.8B
Average Volume 10 Days
3.4M
EPS TTM
$2.51
Shares Outstanding
165.3M
EX-Date
02/4/14
P/E TM
33.1x
Dividend
$0.90
Dividend Yield
1.08%
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beam inc (BEAM) Details

Beam Inc. manufactures and sells distilled spirits. The company’s principal products include bourbon whiskey, tequila, Scotch whisky, Canadian whisky, vodka, cognac, rum, cordials, and ready-to-drink pre-mixed cocktails. It offers its products under the Jim Beam Bourbon, Maker’s Mark Bourbon, Sauza Tequila, Courvoisier Cognac, Canadian Club Whisky, Teacher’s Scotch, Pinnacle Vodka, Laphroaig Scotch, Knob Creek Bourbon, Basil Hayden’s Bourbon, Kilbeggan Irish Whiskey, Cruzan Rum, Hornitos Tequila, Skinnygirl Cocktails, Sourz Liqueurs, Larios Gin, Whisky DYC, and DeKuyper Cordials brand names, as well as combined Local Jewels and Value Creators brands. The company sells its products to wholesale distributors, state governments, third party distributors, global or regional duty free customers, other spirits producers, and joint ventures. It primarily operates in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia Pacific, and South America. The company was formerly known as Fortune Brands, Inc. and changed its name to Beam Inc. in October 2011. Beam Inc. was founded in 1904 and is headquartered in Deerfield, Illinois.

3,300 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/18/14
Founded in 1904

beam inc (BEAM) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President, Director,...
Total Annual Compensation: $991.7K
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $558.3K
Senior Vice President and President of Europe...
Total Annual Compensation: $905.9K
Senior Vice President and President of North ...
Total Annual Compensation: $558.3K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2012.

beam inc (BEAM) Key Developments

Beam, Inc. Announces Executive Changes

On April 14, 2014, Beam Inc. received notice from each of Robert F. Probst, the Company’s Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer; and Leo A. Mierzwicki, the Company’s Vice President and Corporate Controller and principal accounting officer, that, in view of the impact on their roles due to the impending acquisition of the company by Suntory Holdings Limited, each has made a personal decision to resign from the Company to consider other professional opportunities, effective as of May 31, 2014, in the case of Mr. Probst, and effective as of July 10, 2014, in the case of Mr. Mierzwicki. The company also received notice on April 14, 2014 from William A. Newlands, the Company’s Senior Vice President and President, North America that he has made a decision to resign from the Company, effective as of May 31, 2014, and enter into a consulting arrangement with the Company.

Beam Inc. Announces Launch of Cruzan Peach Rum

Beam Inc., a premium spirits company, has announced the launch of Cruzan Peach Rum, a new peach expression to its flavored lineup. Cruzan Peach Rum is now available with a suggested retail price of $14.99 per 750 mL bottle. It joins the Cruzan portfolio of rums that includes Cruzan Aged Light Rum, Cruzan Aged Dark Rum, Cruzan Black Strap Rum, Cruzan Estate Diamond Light Rum, Cruzan Estate Diamond Dark Rum, Cruzan Single Barrel Rum, Cruzan 151 Proof Rum, Cruzan 9 Spiced Rum and 13 other flavored rums infused with natural flavors, such as vanilla, coconut, key lime, passion fruit, mango and strawberry.

United Spirits Moves Ahead For Whyte & Mackay's Sale

United Spirits Limited (BSE:532432) moves ahead with Whyte & Mackay Ltd.'s sale process. The process of the sale of Whyte & Mackay has taken a step further as its owner United Spirits Ltd has completed the process of handing over the information memorandum to bidders interested in the asset. The company is said to have begun closed-door negotiations with potential buyers for the wholly-owned subsidiary of United Spirits. Whyte & Mackay, including the brands, distilleries and scotch inventory, is expected to be fetch about $800 million and had contributed $200 million to the revenue of United Spirits in financial year 2013. Vasari Global, led by Vivian Imerman - the erstwhile owner of Whyte & Mackay - has publicly announced its interest in buying back the company. Others like Beam, Inc. (NYSE:BEAM); Rémy Cointreau Société Anonyme (ENXTPA:RCO); and Gruppo Campari SpA are reported to be in the league of bidders as well.

 

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