NASDAQ:AQMS - Aqua Metals Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$3.31 -0.18 (-5.16 %)
(As of 06/21/2018 04:36 AM ET)
Previous Close$3.49
Today's Range$3.18 - $3.5172
52-Week Range$1.42 - $12.65
Volume988,237 shs
Average Volume931,655 shs
Market Capitalization$99 million
P/E Ratio-2.78
Dividend YieldN/A
Aqua Metals logoAqua Metals, Inc. engages in the recycling of lead primarily in the United States. It produces and sells hard lead, lead compounds, and plastics. The company was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in Alameda, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Secondary nonferrous metals
SectorBusiness Services


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.20
Current Ratio4.71
Quick Ratio4.49


Trailing P/E Ratio-2.78
Forward P/E Ratio-5.17
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.09 million
Price / Sales45.44
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$2.14 per share
Price / Book1.55


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($1.19)
Net Income$-26,580,000.00
Net Margins-766.07%
Return on Equity-48.44%
Return on Assets-37.69%


Outstanding Shares28,690,000

Aqua Metals (NASDAQ:AQMS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Aqua Metals' stock symbol?

Aqua Metals trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "AQMS."

How were Aqua Metals' earnings last quarter?

Aqua Metals Inc (NASDAQ:AQMS) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 9th. The business services provider reported ($0.27) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.20) by $0.07. The business services provider earned $1.73 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.32 million. Aqua Metals had a negative return on equity of 48.44% and a negative net margin of 766.07%. View Aqua Metals' Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for AQMS?

6 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Aqua Metals' stock. Their predictions range from $9.00 to $34.00. On average, they expect Aqua Metals' stock price to reach $17.8333 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Aqua Metals.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Aqua Metals stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Aqua Metals stock:
  • 1. HC Wainwright analysts commented, "Sticky Lead Issue Resolved; Maintain Buy Module completes first 24-hour run. On March 5, 2018, AQMS announced that it has completed the first 24-hour run of continuous operation of an AquaRefining module that was retrofitted with the solution that rectified the issues related to “sticky lead.” Management highlighted that the modifications developed to resolve the issue also resulted in energy usage reduction of approximately 13%. CFO resignation. On March 5, 2018, the company also announced the resignation of the company’s CFO, Mark Weinswig. The company’s previous CFO, Tom Murphy, has been brought in to fill this position in the interim. Key takeaways. In December 2017, the company had announced that it had developed a solution to address the sticky lead issue in which lead recovered during the AquaRefining process was handing up on the AquaRefining modules’ chutes." (3/6/2018)
  • 2. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Aqua Metals, Inc. is involved in the business of recycling lead through a process called AquaRefining(TM). Its AquaRefining process elements consists of non-toxic solvent that dissolves lead compounds and an electro-chemical process and electrolyze that converts the dissolved lead compounds into pure, primary grade lead. The Company's AquaRefining process generates outputs consists of primary lead ingots; lead acid batteries grade lead alloy ingots; cleaned plastic chips, recovered from battery casings and sulphuric acid. Aqua Metals, Inc. is based in Oakland, California. " (2/19/2018)

Who are some of Aqua Metals' key competitors?

Who are Aqua Metals' key executives?

Aqua Metals' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Selwyn Mould, Co-Founder, Interim CEO, & COO (Age 58)
  • Dr. Stephen Robert Clarke, Consultant (Age 61)
  • Mr. Mark B. Weinswig, Consultant (Age 45)
  • Mr. Stephen Cotton, Pres (Age 52)
  • Mr. Francis Knuettel II, Chief Financial Officer (Age 52)

When did Aqua Metals IPO?

(AQMS) raised $33 million in an initial public offering (IPO) on Friday, July 31st 2015. The company issued 6,600,000 shares at $5.00 per share. National Securities Corporation served as the underwriter for the IPO and Northland Capital Markets was co-manager.

Has Aqua Metals been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about AQMS stock has been trending positive this week, Accern reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Aqua Metals earned a daily sentiment score of 0.25 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the business services provider an impact score of 47.24 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are Aqua Metals' major shareholders?

Aqua Metals' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include PHILOTIMO FUND, LP (8.00%), PHILOTIMO FUND, LP (8.00%), PHILOTIMO FUND, LP (7.90%), PHILOTIMO FUND, LP (7.90%), AWM INVESTMENT COMPANY, INC. (3.80%) and BlackRock Inc. (3.16%). Company insiders that own Aqua Metals stock include Eric A Prouty, Interstate Batteries, Inc, Knuettel Francis II, Mark Slade, Selwyn Mould, Stephen Cotton, Stephen R Clarke, Thomas Michael Murphy and Vincent L Divito. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Aqua Metals.

Which major investors are selling Aqua Metals stock?

AQMS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royal Bank of Canada and Prescott Group Capital Management L.L.C.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Aqua Metals.

Which major investors are buying Aqua Metals stock?

AQMS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Leisure Capital Management, Levin Capital Strategies L.P., Northern Trust Corp, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, UBS Group AG and BlackRock Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Aqua Metals stock in the last two years include Eric A Prouty, Knuettel Francis II, Mark Slade, Stephen Cotton, Stephen R Clarke and Vincent L Divito. View Insider Buying and Selling for Aqua Metals.

How do I buy shares of Aqua Metals?

Shares of AQMS 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 Aqua Metals' stock price today?

One share of AQMS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.31.

How big of a company is Aqua Metals?

Aqua Metals has a market capitalization of $99 million and generates $2.09 million in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $-26,580,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.19) on an earnings per share basis. Aqua Metals employs 69 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Aqua Metals?

Aqua Metals' mailing address is 1010 ATLANTIC AVENUE, ALAMEDA CA, 94501. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 510-479-7635 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Aqua Metals (AQMS)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  138 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  170 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  308
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Aqua Metals and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AQMS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AQMS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/21/2018 by Staff

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