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: $58.06
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $51.06
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $41.45
  • 52-Week Range: $28.03 - $58.40
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.75
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.52
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $868.40M
  • Outstanding Shares: 15,032,000
  • Beta: 1.26
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 9.45%
  • Return on Equity: 21.27%
  • Return on Assets: 11.51%
Debt:
  • 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: $45.00 (22.27% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Argan (NYSE:AGX)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
6/9/2016Lake Street CapitalInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
10/16/2015Wm SmithInitiated CoverageNot Rated$45.00View Rating Details
10/21/2014Singular ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$41.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/30/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Argan (NYSE:AGX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
12/8/2016        
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)

Estimates

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)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Argan (NYSE:AGX)
Annual Dividend:$0.70
Dividend Yield:1.21%
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
9/16/2016annual$0.701.27%10/14/201610/18/201610/28/2016
9/21/2015annual$0.701.85%10/13/201510/15/201511/5/2015
9/18/2014special$0.7010/10/201410/15/201411/6/2014
9/19/2013special$0.7510/10/201310/15/201311/7/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Argan (NYSE:AGX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 9.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 73.65%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Argan (NYSE:AGX)
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capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Argan, Inc. : September 27, 2016 (NYSE:AGX)
www.capitalcube.com - September 27 at 3:23 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - September 22 at 9:15 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 9:13 AM
4-traders.com logoArgan : Gemma Power Systems Selected as Top CT Workplace for Third Consecutive Year (NYSE:AGX)
www.4-traders.com - September 19 at 8:07 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoGemma Power Systems Selected as Top CT Workplace for Third Consecutive Year (NYSE:AGX)
finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 8:07 AM
publicnow.com logoSeptember 15, 2016 - ARGAN, INC. ANNOUNCES 2016 CASH DIVIDEND OF $1.00 PER SHARE. (NYSE:AGX)
www.publicnow.com - September 16 at 12:03 PM
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www.fidaily.com - September 15 at 12:14 PM
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capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Argan, Inc. : September 9, 2016 (NYSE:AGX)
www.capitalcube.com - September 9 at 3:22 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoARGAN INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:AGX)
biz.yahoo.com - September 8 at 3:23 PM
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publicnow.com logoSeptember 6, 2016 - ARGAN, INC. REPORTS SECOND QUARTER RESULTS. (NYSE:AGX)
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www.fidaily.com - August 27 at 8:09 AM
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seekingalpha.com - July 14 at 8:52 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoARGAN INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:AGX)
biz.yahoo.com - June 24 at 11:11 AM
capitalcube.com logoArgan, Inc. :AGX-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : June 22, 2016 (NYSE:AGX)
www.capitalcube.com - June 22 at 1:11 PM
publicnow.com logoJune 20, 2016 - ARGAN, INC.'S WHOLLY OWNED SUBSIDIARY GEMMA POWER SYSTEMS COMPLETES TWO MAJOR PENNSYLVANIA POWER PROJECTS. (NYSE:AGX)
www.publicnow.com - June 20 at 10:49 AM
4-traders.com logoArgan : Gemma Power Systems Completes Two Major Pennsylvania Power Projects (NYSE:AGX)
www.4-traders.com - June 20 at 9:54 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoArgan Inc (NYSE:AGX) stock price target raised to $56, reported today by Lake Street (NYSE:AGX)
breakingfinancenews.com - June 20 at 9:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoGemma Power Systems Completes Two Major Pennsylvania Power Projects (NYSE:AGX)
finance.yahoo.com - June 20 at 9:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoArgan, Inc.’s Wholly Owned Subsidiary Gemma Power Systems Completes Two Major Pennsylvania Power Projects (NYSE:AGX)
finance.yahoo.com - June 20 at 8:30 AM
fidaily.com logoArgan, Inc. Common Stock (NYSE:AGX) Trading Down – Insider Trading Activity (NYSE:AGX)
www.fidaily.com - June 15 at 8:09 AM
rttnews.com logoArgan Inc. (AGX) Broke Out To A 6-Month High After Q1 Earnings Report (NYSE:AGX)
www.rttnews.com - June 9 at 9:16 PM
capitalcube.com logoArgan, Inc.: Gathering momentum, can it sustain its performance? (NYSE:AGX)
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publicnow.com logoJune 7, 2016 - ARGAN, INC. REPORTS FIRST QUARTER RESULTS. (NYSE:AGX)
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sg.finance.yahoo.com logoArgan posts 1Q profit (NYSE:AGX)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - June 7 at 5:29 PM
capitalcube.com logoArgan, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AGX-US : May 23, 2016 (NYSE:AGX)
www.capitalcube.com - May 23 at 8:09 AM
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www.capitalcube.com - May 11 at 6:21 PM
capitalcube.com logoArgan, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AGX-US : May 10, 2016 (NYSE:AGX)
www.capitalcube.com - May 10 at 8:35 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoARGAN INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Change in Directors or Principal Officer (NYSE:AGX)
biz.yahoo.com - April 18 at 6:05 AM
publicnow.com logoApril 14, 2016 - ARGAN, INC. REPORTS YEAR END AND FOURTH QUARTER RESULTS. (NYSE:AGX)
www.publicnow.com - April 15 at 10:35 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoARGAN INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report (NYSE:AGX)
biz.yahoo.com - April 15 at 6:02 AM
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sg.finance.yahoo.com - April 14 at 4:24 PM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com logoArgan, Inc. Reports Year-End and Fourth Quarter Results (NYSE:AGX)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - April 14 at 4:08 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 1:53 PM
4-traders.com logoArgan : Wholly Owned Subsidiary Gemma Power Systems Receives Full Notice to Proceed on Natural Gas-Fired Combined Cycle Power Plant (NYSE:AGX)
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