American Vanguard Corp. (NYSE:AVD) had declared a cash dividend of $0.0100 on Jun 13, 2016. The shares will quote ex-dividend on Jun 28, 2016 and the record date has been fixed for Jun 30, 2016. On Jun 13, 2016 share price, the yield comes out to be 0.2747%. The dividend payable date has been fixed on Jul 12, 2016.
In a different note, On May 5, 2016, Roth Capital said it Maintains its rating on American Vanguard Corp.. In the research note, the firm Lowers the price-target to $19.00 per share. The shares have been rated ‘Neutral’ by the firm. On May 4, 2016, Roth Capital said it Downgrades its rating on American Vanguard Corp.. In the research note, the firm Lowers the price-target to $19.00 per share. The shares have been rated ‘Neutral’ by the firm.
American Vanguard Corp. (AVD) made into the market gainers list on Fridays trading session with the shares advancing 1.82% or 0.27 points. Due to strong positive momentum, the stock ended at $15.07, which is also near the day’s high of $15.39. The stock began the session at $14.84 and the volume stood at 1,96,680 shares. The 52-week high of the shares is $17.4089 and the 52 week low is $9.63. The company has a current market capitalization of $439 M and it has 2,91,49,049 shares in outstanding.
American Vanguard Corp.(AVD) last announced its earnings results on May 3, 2016 for Fiscal Year 2016 and Q1.Company reported revenue of $69.47M. Analysts had an estimated revenue of $71.71M. Earnings per share were $0.10. Analysts had estimated an EPS of $0.06.
Several Insider Transactions has been reported to the SEC. On May 9, 2016, Ulrich Trogele (officer ) purchased 15,000 shares at $13.25 per share price.
American Vanguard Corporation (AVD) operates as a holding company. The Company is primarily a specialty chemical manufacturer that develops and markets products for agricultural commercial and consumer uses. It manufactures and formulates chemicals for crops human and animal protection. It conducts its business through its subsidiaries which include AMVAC Chemical Corporation (AMVAC) GemChem Inc. 2110 Davie Corporation Quimica Amvac de Mexico S.A. de C.V. AMVAC Mexico Sociedad de Responsabilidad Limitada AMVAC de Costa Rica Sociedad de Responsabilidad Limitada AMVAC Switzerland GmbH AMVAC do Brasil Representacoes Ltda AMVAC CV AMVAC Netherlands BV and Envance Technologies LLC. AMVAC is its main operating subsidiary which owns and/or operates its domestic manufacturing facilities. AMVAC manufactures formulates packages and sells its products in the United States. AMVAC markets insecticides fungicides herbicides molluscicides growth regulators and soil fumigants.