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

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$6.68 -0.07 (-1.04 %)
(As of 09/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$6.75
Today's Range$6.66 - $6.86
52-Week Range$4.94 - $8.75
Volume249,500 shs
Average Volume144,660 shs
Market Capitalization$338.77 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
AgroFresh Solutions logoAgroFresh 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


Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.07
Current Ratio1.93
Quick Ratio1.53


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

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$164.03 million
Price / Sales2.06
Cash Flow$1.0603 per share
Price / Cash6.30
Book Value$8.27 per share
Price / Book0.81


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$23.47 million
Net Margins-1.17%
Return on Equity-6.57%
Return on Assets-2.74%


Outstanding Shares50,490,000
Market Cap$338.77 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) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 9th. The basic materials company reported ($0.44) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.26) by $0.18. The basic materials company had revenue of $18.84 million for the quarter. AgroFresh Solutions had a negative return on equity of 6.57% and a negative net margin of 1.17%. 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, November, 14th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for AgroFresh Solutions.

What price target have analysts set for AGFS?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price targets for AgroFresh Solutions' shares. Their forecasts range from $7.00 to $7.00. On average, they anticipate AgroFresh Solutions' stock price to reach $7.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 4.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for AgroFresh Solutions.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AgroFresh Solutions?

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

Are investors shorting AgroFresh Solutions?

AgroFresh Solutions saw a increase in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,654,716 shares, an increase of 28.6% from the August 15th total of 1,286,515 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 181,979 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 9.1 days. Approximately 3.5% of the company's shares are short sold. View AgroFresh Solutions' Current Options Chain.

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)
  • Ms. Katherine Carolyn Harper, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 55)
  • Mr. Thomas Ermi, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 53)
  • Mr. Bill Lucas, VP of Global Marketing & Bus. Devel.
  • Mr. Mark Zettler, VP of R&D and Regulatory Affairs (Age 55)

Has AgroFresh Solutions been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about AGFS stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. AgroFresh Solutions earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave news stories about the basic materials company an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for AgroFresh Solutions.

Who are AgroFresh Solutions' major shareholders?

AgroFresh Solutions' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dow Chemical Co. DE (36.55%), First Manhattan Co. (6.44%), BlackRock Inc. (3.37%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.47%), Northern Trust Corp (0.61%) and Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.24%). Company insiders that own AgroFresh Solutions stock include Chemical Co /De/ Dow, Dowdupont Inc, George Lobisser, Jordi Ferre, Katherine Carolyn Harper, Macauley Whiting Jr, Mark W Zettler, Nance K Dicciani and Stephen S Trevor. 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 First Manhattan Co. and Strs Ohio. View Insider Buying and Selling for AgroFresh Solutions.

Which institutional investors are buying AgroFresh Solutions stock?

AGFS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Dow Chemical Co. DE, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Hartford Investment Management Co., Private Advisor Group LLC, Northern Trust Corp and Citadel Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought AgroFresh Solutions stock in the last two years include Chemical Co /De/ Dow, Dowdupont Inc, Jordi Ferre, Katherine Carolyn Harper, Macauley Whiting Jr, Mark W Zettler, Nance K Dicciani and Stephen S Trevor. 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 $6.68.

How big of a company is AgroFresh Solutions?

AgroFresh Solutions has a market capitalization of $338.77 million and generates $164.03 million in revenue each year. AgroFresh Solutions employs 284 workers across the globe.

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:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  151 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  169 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  320
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 9/22/2018 by Staff

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