NASDAQ:AQMS - Aqua Metals Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$2.44 -0.07 (-2.79 %)
(As of 11/14/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$2.51
Today's Range$2.35 - $2.58
52-Week Range$1.42 - $4.28
Volume484,600 shs
Average Volume675,353 shs
Market Capitalization$95.38 million
P/E Ratio-2.05
Dividend YieldN/A
Aqua 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

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Secondary nonferrous metals
SectorBusiness Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:AQMS
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.14
Current Ratio4.17
Quick Ratio4.03


Trailing P/E Ratio-2.05
Forward P/E Ratio-2.42
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.09 million
Price / Sales45.45
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$1.61 per share
Price / Book1.52


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($1.19)
Net Income$-26,580,000.00
Net Margins-789.73%
Return on Equity-54.61%
Return on Assets-43.17%


Outstanding Shares38,930,000
Market Cap$95.38 million

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) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 7th. The business services provider reported ($0.24) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.22) by $0.02. The business services provider had revenue of $1.17 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $0.60 million. Aqua Metals had a negative return on equity of 54.61% and a negative net margin of 789.73%. View Aqua Metals' Earnings History.

When is Aqua Metals' next earnings date?

Aqua Metals is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 21st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Aqua Metals.

What price target have analysts set for AQMS?

5 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for Aqua Metals' shares. Their predictions range from $4.00 to $12.00. On average, they anticipate Aqua Metals' share price to reach $9.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 289.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Aqua Metals.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Aqua Metals?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Aqua Metals in the last year. There are currently 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." 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. 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. " (10/9/2018)
  • 2. HC Wainwright analysts commented, "We highlight that Avino continues to remain profitable at current metals prices, while many of its peers are struggling to do so. Although the firm benefited from slightly higher metals prices during the quarter, we attribute the firm’s ability to maintain profitable operations to management’s focus on containing costs while simultaneously growing the business." (8/9/2018)

Has Aqua Metals been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about AQMS stock have trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Aqua Metals earned a media sentiment score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the business services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.

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. David Regan, Director Marketing

When did Aqua Metals IPO?

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

Who are Aqua Metals' major shareholders?

Aqua Metals' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include AWM Investment Company Inc. (5.28%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (2.70%), Selz Capital LLC (1.34%) and BlackRock Inc. (0.63%). 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 institutional investors are selling Aqua Metals stock?

AQMS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AWM Investment Company Inc., Selz Capital LLC and Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Aqua Metals.

Which institutional investors are buying Aqua Metals stock?

AQMS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including 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 $2.44.

How big of a company is Aqua Metals?

Aqua Metals has a market capitalization of $95.38 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.

What is Aqua Metals' official website?

The official website for Aqua Metals is

How can I contact Aqua Metals?

Aqua Metals' mailing address is 2500 PERU DRIVE, MCCARRAN NV, 89437. 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 (NASDAQ AQMS)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  161 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  196 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  357
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 11/14/2018 by Staff

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