Anheuser-Busch may have lowballed its price, but the leading craft brewer still paid dear.
News & Analysis: Craft Brew Alliance
The acquisition is likely going to take a long time to complete, so the brewer still needs to perform.
The Budweiser brewer will get a tasty portfolio of craft beer brands with this buyout, but one big prize stands out.
The deal values the craft brewing company at $321 million.
The craft brewer has some big plans in store that could be revealed in the quarter.
It already has a foot in the door, and the craft brewer plans to accelerate that growth.
The building blocks of the craft brewer's DNA are likely going to undergo a radical transformation.
The craft brewer still has a lot of growth options.
A potential buyout isn't going to happen.
It may have made its strongest case yet for Anheuser-Busch to buy it.