NASDAQ:ACET - Aceto Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$0.11 +0.01 (+9.71 %)
(As of 04/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$0.1059
Today's Range$0.10 - $0.13
52-Week Range$0.13 - $7.58
Volume499,418 shs
Average Volume4.03 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.48 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield14.87%
Aceto Corporation engages in the development, marketing, sale, and distribution of finished dosage form generic pharmaceuticals, nutraceutical products, pharmaceutical active ingredients and intermediates, specialty performance chemicals, and agricultural protection products. The company operates in three segments: Human Health, Pharmaceutical Ingredients, and Performance Chemicals. The Human Health segment supplies raw materials used in the production of nutritional and packaged dietary supplements, including vitamins, amino acids, iron compounds, and biochemicals used in pharmaceutical and nutritional preparations. This segment is also involved in developing and marketing generic pharmaceutical products. It sells its generic prescription and over-the-counter pharmaceutical products to wholesalers, chain drug stores, distributors, and mass merchandisers. The Pharmaceutical Ingredients segment offers active pharmaceutical ingredients and pharmaceutical intermediates to various generic drug companies. The Performance Chemicals segment provides specialty chemicals for use in the manufacture of plastics, surface coatings, cosmetics and personal care, textiles, and fuels and lubricants, as well as for food, flavor, paper, and film industries; dye and pigment intermediates used in the color-producing industries; and organic intermediates used in the production of agrochemicals. Its raw materials are also used in electronic parts for photo tooling, circuit boards, and production of computer chips. This segment also offers agricultural protection products comprising herbicides, fungicides, and insecticides, which control weed growth and the spread of insects and microorganisms; and sprout inhibitors for potatoes. The company serves various companies in the industrial chemical, agricultural, and human health and pharmaceutical industries primarily in the United States, Europe, and Asia. Aceto Corporation was founded in 1947 and is headquartered in Port Washington, New York.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Drugs, proprietaries, & sundries
Sub-IndustryTrading Companies & Distributors
Current SymbolNASDAQ:ACET



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$711.36 million
Cash Flow$1.13 per share
Book Value$3.09 per share


Net Income$-316,120,000.00


Market Cap$3.48 million
Next Earnings Date5/2/2019 (Estimated)

Aceto (NASDAQ:ACET) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Aceto's stock symbol?

Aceto trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ACET."

How often does Aceto pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Aceto?

Aceto announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, September 12th. Shareholders of record on Monday, September 24th will be given a dividend of $0.01 per share on Tuesday, October 9th. This represents a $0.04 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 35.40%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 21st. View Aceto's Dividend History.

How were Aceto's earnings last quarter?

Aceto Co. (NASDAQ:ACET) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 8th. The company reported ($0.59) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.05) by $0.54. The firm earned $164.41 million during the quarter. Aceto had a negative net margin of 40.24% and a negative return on equity of 56.99%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.30 EPS. View Aceto's Earnings History.

When is Aceto's next earnings date?

Aceto is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 2nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Aceto.

What price target have analysts set for ACET?

1 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for Aceto's stock. Their predictions range from $2.00 to $2.00. On average, they anticipate Aceto's stock price to reach $2.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1,669.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Aceto.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Aceto?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Aceto in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Sell." View Analyst Ratings for Aceto.

Has Aceto been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about ACET stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Aceto earned a daily sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

Are investors shorting Aceto?

Aceto saw a increase in short interest during the month of March. As of March 29th, there was short interest totalling 1,935,636 shares, an increase of 144.6% from the March 15th total of 791,410 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,366,134 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.8 days. View Aceto's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Aceto's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Aceto own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Aceto investors own include General Electric (GE), Micron Technology (MU), Sirius XM (SIRI), Chesapeake Energy (CHK), Ford Motor (F), AT&T (T), Twitter (TWTR), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Extreme Networks (EXTR) and National CineMedia (NCMI).

Who are Aceto's key executives?

Aceto's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. William C. Kennally III, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 64)
  • Ms. Rebecca A. Roof, Interim Chief Financial Officer (Age 63)
  • Mr. Steven Rogers, Sr. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 58)
  • Ms. Frances P. Scally, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Charles John Alaimo, Sr. VP of HR (Age 53)

How do I buy shares of Aceto?

Shares of ACET can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Aceto's stock price today?

One share of ACET stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.1130.

How big of a company is Aceto?

Aceto has a market capitalization of $3.48 million and generates $711.36 million in revenue each year.

What is Aceto's official website?

The official website for Aceto is

How can I contact Aceto?

Aceto's mailing address is 4 TRI HARBOR COURT, PORT WASHINGTON NY, 11050. The company can be reached via phone at 516-627-6000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Aceto (NASDAQ ACET)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  200 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  246 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  446
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Aceto and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ACET will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ACET will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 4/22/2019 by Staff

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