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NASDAQ:SEED - Origin Agritech Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.20 (-3.04 %)
(As of 02/23/2020 01:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $6.37
50-Day Range
MA: $7.15
52-Week Range
Now: $6.37
Volume10,100 shs
Average Volume49,939 shs
Market Capitalization$20.38 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Origin Agritech Limited, an agricultural biotechnology company, engages in crop seed breeding and genetic improvement activities in the People's Republic of China. The company is involved in the research and development, production, sale, and marketing of hybrid crop seeds; and provision of related technical services. It primarily offers crop seeds, including corn, rice, and canola seeds. Origin Agritech Limited was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Beijing, the People's Republic of China.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Agricultural production - crops
SectorConsumer Staples
Current SymbolNASDAQ:SEED



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.88 million
Book Value($1.45) per share



Market Cap$20.38 million
Next Earnings Date6/1/2020 (Estimated)

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Origin Agritech (NASDAQ:SEED) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Origin Agritech's stock symbol?

Origin Agritech trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SEED."

When did Origin Agritech's stock split? How did Origin Agritech's stock split work?

Origin Agritech shares reverse split on Tuesday, July 10th 2018. The 1-10 reverse split was announced on Tuesday, June 26th 2018. The number of shares owned by shareholders was adjusted after the closing bell on Monday, July 9th 2018. An investor that had 100 shares of Origin Agritech stock prior to the reverse split would have 10 shares after the split.

When is Origin Agritech's next earnings date?

Origin Agritech is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, June 1st 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Origin Agritech.

Has Origin Agritech been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about SEED stock have been trending very negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Origin Agritech earned a media sentiment score of -3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the biotechnology company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Origin Agritech.

Are investors shorting Origin Agritech?

Origin Agritech saw a increase in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 166,200 shares, an increase of 126.4% from the January 15th total of 73,400 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 65,900 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.5 days. Approximately 6.4% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Origin Agritech's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Origin Agritech's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Origin Agritech own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Origin Agritech investors own include AT&T (T), Intel (INTC), Plug Power (PLUG), Amyris (AMRS), Arena Pharmaceuticals (ARNA), BioDelivery Sciences International (BDSI), Novavax (NVAX), Alibaba Group (BABA), BlackBerry (BB) and General Motors (GM).

Who are Origin Agritech's key executives?

Origin Agritech's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Dr. Gengchen Han, Exec. Chairman & CEO (Age 64)
  • Dr. Zheng Chen Ph.D., CFA, MBA, CFO & Director (Age 54)
  • Dr. Jihong Liang, Chief Technology Officer (Age 60)
  • Dr. William S. Niebur, Strategic Consultant (Age 62)
  • Mr. Huang Xilin, Exec. VP

Who are Origin Agritech's major shareholders?

Origin Agritech's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Jane Street Group LLC (0.76%).

Which institutional investors are buying Origin Agritech stock?

SEED stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jane Street Group LLC.

How do I buy shares of Origin Agritech?

Shares of SEED 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Origin Agritech's stock price today?

One share of SEED stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.37.

How big of a company is Origin Agritech?

Origin Agritech has a market capitalization of $20.38 million and generates $1.88 million in revenue each year. Origin Agritech employs 72 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Origin Agritech.

What is Origin Agritech's official website?

The official website for Origin Agritech is http://www.originseed.com.cn/.

How can I contact Origin Agritech?

Origin Agritech's mailing address is NO. 21 SHENG MING YUAN ROAD, BEIJING F4, 102206. The biotechnology company can be reached via phone at 86-10-5890-7588 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Origin Agritech (NASDAQ SEED)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  193 (Thanks for Voting!)
Underperform Votes:  151 (Thanks for Voting!)
Total Votes:  344
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Origin Agritech and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SEED will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SEED will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/23/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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