Argan Company Profile (NYSE:AGX)

About Argan

Argan logoArgan, Inc. is a holding company. The Company conducts operations through its subsidiaries, Gemma Power Systems, LLC and affiliates (GPS), Atlantic Projects Company Limited (APC), Southern Maryland Cable, Inc. (SMC) and The Roberts Company (Roberts). Through GPS and APC, the Company's power industry services segment provides engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning, operations management, maintenance, development, technical and consulting services to the power generation and renewable energy markets. Through SMC, the telecommunications infrastructure services segment of the Company provides project management, construction, installation and maintenance services to commercial, local government and federal government customers. Through Roberts, the Company's industrial fabrication and field services segment produces, delivers and installs fabricated steel components specializing in pressure vessels and heat exchangers for industrial plants.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Construction
  • Industry: Heavy Construction
  • Sub-Industry: Construction & Engineering
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: AGX
  • CUSIP: 04010E10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $54.90
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $55.78
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $44.14
  • 52-Week Range: $15,032,000.00 - $28.03
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.10
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.92
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $836.53M
  • Outstanding Shares: 15,032,000
  • Beta: 1.29
  • Net Margins: 9.45%
  • Return on Equity: 21.27%
  • Return on Assets: 11.51%
  • Current Ratio: 1.90%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.90%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Argan (NYSE:AGX) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Argan (NYSE:AGX)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
6/9/2016Lake Street CapitalInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
10/16/2015Wm SmithInitiated CoverageNot Rated$45.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Argan (NYSE:AGX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
9/6/2016Q217$0.79$1.29$162.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/7/2016Q116$0.64$0.81$130.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/14/2016Q4$0.65$0.45$116.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/10/2015Q316$0.70$0.72$114.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/8/2015Q116$0.38$0.50$85.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/10/2015Q415$0.59$0.40$102.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/8/2014Q315$0.59$0.84$127.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/4/2014Q215$0.41$0.58$102.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/5/2014Q115$0.16$0.24$56.23 million$51.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/8/2014Q4$0.70$0.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/9/2013Q3$0.71$0.83$35.91 million$63.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/5/2013Q2$0.89ViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/6/2013Q113$0.45$63.70 million$46.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/10/2013Q4 12$0.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/13/20120.43$0.43$43.60 million$74.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Argan (NYSE:AGX)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.65 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.73 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20171$0.56$0.56$0.56
Q3 20171$0.72$0.72$0.72
Q4 20171$0.72$0.72$0.72
Q1 20181$0.88$0.88$0.88
Q2 20181$1.11$1.11$1.11
Q3 20181$0.86$0.86$0.86
Q4 20181$0.75$0.75$0.75
Q1 20191$0.75$0.75$0.75
Q2 20191$1.08$1.08$1.08
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Argan (NYSE:AGX)
Annual Dividend:$0.70
Dividend Yield:1.26%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:21.41% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
19.18% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
18.77% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Argan (NYSE:AGX)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Argan (NYSE:AGX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 9.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 76.32%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/12/2016Peter W GetsingerDirectorSell1,935$57.71$111,668.85View SEC Filing  
10/4/2016Peter W GetsingerDirectorSell900$58.19$52,371.00View SEC Filing  
10/3/2016James W QuinnDirectorSell10,000$58.86$588,600.00View SEC Filing  
10/3/2016Richard H DeilyVPSell2,350$59.00$138,650.00View SEC Filing  
9/30/2016William F LeimkuhlerDirectorSell5,000$59.12$295,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/26/2016Cynthia FlandersDirectorSell10,000$57.24$572,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/23/2016James W QuinnDirectorSell10,000$57.08$570,800.00View SEC Filing  
9/19/2016James W QuinnDirectorSell10,000$56.41$564,100.00View SEC Filing  
9/14/2016William F Griffin JrCEOSell25,000$52.16$1,304,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2016William F Griffin JrCEOSell33,689$51.58$1,737,678.62View SEC Filing  
9/9/2016William F Griffin JrCEOSell16,311$52.50$856,327.50View SEC Filing  
7/13/2016Richard H DeilyVPSell7,000$46.78$327,460.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2016Daniel L MartinInsiderSell15,000$41.10$616,500.00View SEC Filing  
1/8/2016David Hibbert WatsonCFOBuy350$29.18$10,213.00View SEC Filing  
12/15/2015Peter W GetsingerDirectorBuy1,000$32.50$32,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/18/2015Cynthia FlandersCFOSell3,000$34.00$102,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/29/2015Rainer H BosselmannCEOSell2,235$32.00$71,520.00View SEC Filing  
1/26/2015Daniel L MartinInsiderSell20,380$32.03$652,771.40View SEC Filing  
1/26/2015Rainer H BosselmannCEOSell8,021$32.03$256,912.63View SEC Filing  
1/22/2015Arthur F TrudelCFOSell10,000$30.60$306,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/15/2015Daniel L MartinInsiderSell5,300$31.13$164,989.00View SEC Filing  
1/14/2015Arthur F TrudelCFOSell6,883$31.50$216,814.50View SEC Filing  
1/13/2015Arthur F TrudelCFOSell3,117$31.29$97,530.93View SEC Filing  
1/8/2015Rainer H BosselmannCEOSell14,444$32.84$474,340.96View SEC Filing  
12/22/2014Daniel L MartinInsiderSell19,320$32.65$630,798.00View SEC Filing  
10/14/2014Arthur F TrudelCFOSell9,000$29.74$267,660.00View SEC Filing  
10/9/2014Arthur F TrudelCFOSell1,000$33.28$33,280.00View SEC Filing  
4/22/2014Rainer H BosselmannCEOSell5,000$27.62$138,100.00View SEC Filing  
4/21/2014Rainer H BosselmannCEOSell1,925$27.33$52,610.25View SEC Filing  
4/17/2014Rainer H BosselmannCEOSell15,000$27.14$407,100.00View SEC Filing  
4/10/2014Rainer H BosselmannCEOSell3,100$27.91$86,521.00View SEC Filing  
1/15/2014Arthur F TrudelCFOSell10,000$30.51$305,100.00View SEC Filing  
1/13/2014Arthur F TrudelCFOSell10,000$29.97$299,700.00View SEC Filing  
1/3/2014James W QuinnDirectorSell10,000$27.19$271,900.00View SEC Filing  
10/15/2013Arthur F TrudelCFOSell5,000$21.45$107,250.00View SEC Filing  
10/10/2013Arthur F TrudelCFOSell5,000$21.40$107,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/8/2013William F LeimkuhlerDirectorBuy4,000$21.23$84,920.00View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013Arthur F TrudelCFOSell10,000$19.10$191,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013Rainer H BosselmannCEOBuy1,400$19.58$27,412.00View SEC Filing  
6/19/2013Arthur F TrudelCFOSell4,124$17.19$70,891.56View SEC Filing  
6/13/2013Rainer H BosselmannCEOSell20,000$16.58$331,600.00View SEC Filing  
10/5/2012W G Champion MitchellDirectorSell12,500$17.52$219,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Argan (NYSE:AGX)
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Argan (NYSE:AGX) Chart for Sunday, October, 23, 2016

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