NASDAQ:AGFS - AgroFresh Solutions Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$3.85 -0.36 (-8.55 %)
(As of 12/17/2018 07:26 AM ET)
Previous Close$4.21
Today's Range$3.80 - $4.23
52-Week Range$3.80 - $8.75
Volume249,511 shs
Average Volume144,432 shs
Market Capitalization$194.19 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. provides data-driven specialty solutions worldwide. The company uses 1-Methylcyclopropene technology, an ethylene action inhibitor to maintain freshness and extend the shelf life of various fresh produce. Its solutions enable growers and packers of fresh produce to preserve and enhance the freshness, quality, and value of fresh produce, including apples, pears, kiwifruit, avocados, and bananas, as well as flowers. The company's flagship product is the SmartFresh Quality System that regulates the post-harvest ripening effects of ethylene to preserve the texture, firmness, taste, and appearance of produce during storage, transportation, and retail display. It also provides Harvista technology for use in pre-harvest management of pome fruit, such as apples and pears. In addition, the company is developing AdvanStore technology for monitoring fresh fruits while in storage; RipeLock Quality System, a proprietary technology that extends the shelf life of bananas; and LandSpring, a proprietary technology that minimizes stress induced ethylene effects in vegetable seedling transplants allowing for post-transplant vigor. The company was formerly known as Boulevard Acquisition Corp. and changed its name to AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. in July 2015. AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. is headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Holding & other investment offices
SectorBasic Materials
Current SymbolNASDAQ:AGFS
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.08
Current Ratio1.75
Quick Ratio1.55


Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$164.03 million
Price / Sales1.18
Cash Flow$1.0665 per share
Price / Cash Flow3.61
Book Value$8.27 per share
Price / Book0.47


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$23.47 million
Net Margins-4.50%
Return on Equity-8.17%
Return on Assets-3.40%


Outstanding Shares50,440,000
Market Cap$194.19 million

AgroFresh Solutions (NASDAQ:AGFS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is AgroFresh Solutions' stock symbol?

AgroFresh Solutions trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "AGFS."

How were AgroFresh Solutions' earnings last quarter?

AgroFresh Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:AGFS) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November, 7th. The basic materials company reported $0.06 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.22 by $0.16. The basic materials company earned $68.70 million during the quarter. AgroFresh Solutions had a negative net margin of 4.50% and a negative return on equity of 8.17%. View AgroFresh Solutions' Earnings History.

When is AgroFresh Solutions' next earnings date?

AgroFresh Solutions is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March 13th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for AgroFresh Solutions.

What price target have analysts set for AGFS?

2 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for AgroFresh Solutions' stock. Their predictions range from $5.50 to $6.40. On average, they expect AgroFresh Solutions' stock price to reach $5.95 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 54.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for AgroFresh Solutions.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AgroFresh Solutions?

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

Has AgroFresh Solutions been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about AGFS stock has trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. AgroFresh Solutions earned a media sentiment score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the basic materials company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of AgroFresh Solutions' key competitors?

Who are AgroFresh Solutions' key executives?

AgroFresh Solutions' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jordi Ferre, CEO & Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Thomas Ermi, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 53)
  • Dr. Graham G. Miao, Chief Financial Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Bill Lucas, VP of Global Marketing & Bus. Devel.
  • Mr. Mark Zettler, VP of R&D and Regulatory Affairs (Age 55)

Who are AgroFresh Solutions' major shareholders?

AgroFresh Solutions' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dow Chemical Co. DE (39.35%), BlackRock Inc. (3.40%), Vanguard Group Inc (3.20%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.20%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.78%) and Federated Investors Inc. PA (0.26%). Company insiders that own AgroFresh Solutions stock include Chemical Co /De/ Dow, Dowdupont Inc, George Lobisser and Nance K Dicciani. View Institutional Ownership Trends for AgroFresh Solutions.

Which institutional investors are selling AgroFresh Solutions stock?

AGFS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Federated Investors Inc. PA. View Insider Buying and Selling for AgroFresh Solutions.

Which institutional investors are buying AgroFresh Solutions stock?

AGFS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dow Chemical Co. DE, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Vanguard Group Inc, Vanguard Group Inc., Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Levin Capital Strategies L.P. and BlackRock Inc.. Company insiders that have bought AgroFresh Solutions stock in the last two years include Chemical Co /De/ Dow, Dowdupont Inc and Nance K Dicciani. View Insider Buying and Selling for AgroFresh Solutions.

How do I buy shares of AgroFresh Solutions?

Shares of AGFS 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 AgroFresh Solutions' stock price today?

One share of AGFS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.85.

How big of a company is AgroFresh Solutions?

AgroFresh Solutions has a market capitalization of $194.19 million and generates $164.03 million in revenue each year. AgroFresh Solutions employs 284 workers across the globe.

What is AgroFresh Solutions' official website?

The official website for AgroFresh Solutions is

How can I contact AgroFresh Solutions?

AgroFresh Solutions' mailing address is ONE WASHINGTON SQUARE 510-530 WALNUT STREET SUITE 1350, PHILADELPHIA PA, 19106. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 267-317-9139 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for AgroFresh Solutions (NASDAQ AGFS)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  167 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  196 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  363
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about AgroFresh Solutions and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AGFS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AGFS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/17/2018 by Staff

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