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Argan Stock Price, Forecast & Analysis (NYSE:AGX)

-0.37 (-0.90 %)
(As of 11/15/2019 06:44 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $40.81
50-Day Range
MA: $39.19
52-Week Range
Now: $40.81
Volume106,400 shs
Average Volume109,616 shs
Market Capitalization$637.86 million
P/E Ratio127.44
Dividend Yield2.45%
Argan, Inc, through its subsidiaries, provides engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning, operations management, maintenance, project development, technical, and consulting services to the power generation and renewable energy markets. The company operates through Power Industry Services, Industrial Fabrication and Field Services, and Telecommunications Infrastructure Services segments. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Construction - special trade contractors
Sub-IndustryConstruction & Engineering



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$482.15 million
Cash Flow$3.73 per share
Book Value$25.33 per share


Net Income$52.04 million


Market Cap$637.86 million
Next Earnings Date12/5/2019 (Estimated)

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Argan (NYSE:AGX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Argan's stock symbol?

Argan trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AGX."

How often does Argan pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Argan?

Argan announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, September 10th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, October 23rd will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share on Thursday, October 31st. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.45%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, October 22nd. View Argan's Dividend History.

How were Argan's earnings last quarter?

Argan, Inc. (NYSE:AGX) announced its earnings results on Monday, September, 9th. The construction company reported $0.07 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.03 by $0.04. The construction company earned $63.10 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $67.65 million. Argan had a return on equity of 1.36% and a net margin of 0.50%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 53.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $1.08 EPS. View Argan's Earnings History.

When is Argan's next earnings date?

Argan is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, December 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Argan.

What price target have analysts set for AGX?

1 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Argan's shares. Their forecasts range from $62.00 to $62.00. On average, they expect Argan's share price to reach $62.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 51.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Argan.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Argan?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Argan in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Argan.

Has Argan been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about AGX stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Argan earned a daily sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the construction company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Argan.

Are investors shorting Argan?

Argan saw a increase in short interest in October. As of October 15th, there was short interest totalling 840,200 shares, an increase of 18.5% from the September 15th total of 709,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 104,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 8.0 days. Approximately 5.7% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Argan's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Argan's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Argan own?

Who are Argan's key executives?

Argan's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Rainer H. Bosselmann, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 76)
  • Mr. David Hibbert Watson, CFO, Sr. VP, Treasurer & Corp. Sec. (Age 44)
  • Mr. Richard Hank Deily, VP & Corp. Controller (Age 65)

Who are Argan's major shareholders?

Argan's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include River Road Asset Management LLC (5.74%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (3.59%), Investment Management of Virginia LLC (1.16%), Shaker Investments LLC OH (0.69%), Radin Capital Partners Inc. (0.66%) and John G Ullman & Associates Inc. (0.57%). Company insiders that own Argan stock include John Ronald Jr Jeffrey, Richard H Deily and W G Champion Mitchell. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Argan.

Which major investors are selling Argan stock?

AGX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Radin Capital Partners Inc., Rhumbline Advisers, James Investment Research Inc., Granite Point Capital Management L.P., Commonwealth Equity Services LLC, Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, SG Americas Securities LLC and Investment Management of Virginia LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Argan.

Which major investors are buying Argan stock?

AGX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., River Road Asset Management LLC, Shaker Investments LLC OH, First Trust Advisors LP, Legato Capital Management LLC, Mission Wealth Management LP, Yorktown Management & Research Co Inc and John G Ullman & Associates Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Argan stock in the last two years include John Ronald Jr Jeffrey and Richard H Deily. View Insider Buying and Selling for Argan.

How do I buy shares of Argan?

Shares of AGX 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 Argan's stock price today?

One share of AGX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $40.81.

How big of a company is Argan?

Argan has a market capitalization of $637.86 million and generates $482.15 million in revenue each year. Argan employs 1,487 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Argan.

What is Argan's official website?

The official website for Argan is http://www.arganinc.com/.

How can I contact Argan?

Argan's mailing address is ONE CHURCH STREET SUITE 201, ROCKVILLE MD, 20850. The construction company can be reached via phone at 301-315-0027.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Argan (NYSE AGX)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  259 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  213 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  472
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Argan and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AGX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AGX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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