NYSE:AGX - Argan Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $43.19 -0.56 (-1.28 %) (As of 11/15/2018 03:11 AM ET)Previous Close$43.75Today's Range$42.79 - $44.5052-Week Range$34.90 - $63.80Volume84,700 shsAverage Volume206,522 shsMarket Capitalization$673.35 millionP/E Ratio14.56Dividend Yield2.31%Beta0.74 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Argan, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning, operations management, maintenance, development, technical, and consulting services to the power generation and renewable energy markets. The company's Power Industry Services segment offers engineering, procurement, and construction contracting services to the owners of alternative energy facilities, such as biomass plants, wind farms, and solar fields; and design, construction, project management, start-up, and operation services for 44 projects with approximately 15,000 megawatts of power-generating capacity. This segment serves independent power project owners, public utilities, power plant equipment suppliers, and global energy plant construction firms. Its Industrial Fabrication and Field Services segment provides industrial steel fabrication and field services to light and heavy industrial organizations that comprise forest products, power, large fertilizer, and mining and petrochemical companies in southern region of the United States. The company's Telecommunications Infrastructure Services segment offers outside plant cabling services, including trench-less directional boring and excavation for underground communication and power networks, as well as aerial cabling services; and installs buried cable, high and low voltage electric lines, and private area outdoor lighting systems. It also offers inside premises wiring services consisting of structuring, cabling, terminations, and connectivity that provide the physical transport for high speed data, voice, video, and security networks. This segment serves state and local government agencies, regional communications service providers, electric utilities, other commercial customers, and federal government facilities, including cleared facilities in the mid-Atlantic region. Argan, Inc. was founded in 1961 and is headquartered in Rockville, Maryland. 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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Construction - special trade contractors Sub-IndustryConstruction & Engineering SectorConstruction Current SymbolNYSE:AGX Previous Symbol CUSIP04010E10 Webwww.arganinc.com Phone301-315-0027 Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio3.24 Quick Ratio3.24 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio14.56 Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$892.82 million Price / Sales0.75 Cash Flow$4.9080 per share Price / Cash8.80 Book Value$23.03 per share Price / Book1.88 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net Income$72.01 million Net Margins6.77% Return on Equity12.98% Return on Assets8.16% Miscellaneous Employees1,552 Outstanding Shares15,570,000Market Cap$673.35 million OptionableOptionable 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 13th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, October 24th will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Wednesday, October 31st. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.32%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, October 23rd. View Argan's Dividend History. How were Argan's earnings last quarter? Argan, Inc. (NYSE:AGX) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, September, 5th. The construction company reported $1.08 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.40 by $0.68. The construction company had revenue of $136.67 million for the quarter. Argan had a net margin of 6.77% and a return on equity of 12.98%. View Argan's Earnings History. When is Argan's next earnings date? Argan is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, December 5th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Argan. What price target have analysts set for AGX? 1 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Argan's stock. Their predictions range from $56.00 to $56.00. On average, they expect Argan's share price to reach $56.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 29.7% 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 coverage about AGX stock has been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Argan earned a news sentiment score of 0.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the construction company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of Argan's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Argan include Brookfield Business Partners (BBU), VALLOUREC SA/S (VLOWY), TopBuild (BLD), Ameresco (AMRC), Matrix Service (MTRX), Limbach (LMB), Lime Energy (LIME), Real Goods Solar (RGSE), China Advanced Constructn Mtrls Grp (CADC), Chicago Bridge & Iron (CBI) and Layne Christensen (LAYN). Who are Argan's key executives? Argan's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Rainer H. Bosselmann, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 75)Mr. David Hibbert Watson CPA, CFO, Sr. VP, Treasurer & Corp. Sec. (Age 43)Mr. Richard Hank Deily, VP (Age 64) Who are Argan's major shareholders? Argan's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.88%), BlackRock Inc. (6.51%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (5.81%), Royce & Associates LP (3.63%), River Road Asset Management LLC (2.28%) and Allianz Asset Management GmbH (2.15%). Company insiders that own Argan stock include Brian R Sherras, Cynthia Flanders, David Hibbert Watson, Henry A Crumpton, James W Quinn, John Ronald Jr Jeffrey, Peter W Getsinger, Rainer H Bosselmann, Richard H Deily, William F Griffin Jr and William F Leimkuhler. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Argan. Which institutional investors are selling Argan stock? AGX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Freestone Capital Holdings LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Bank of Montreal Can, Citadel Advisors LLC, BlackRock Inc. and BlueMountain Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Argan. Which institutional investors are buying Argan stock? AGX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Radin Capital Partners Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Royce & Associates LP, John G Ullman & Associates Inc., Heartland Advisors Inc., Acuitas Investments LLC, Legato Capital Management LLC and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Argan's stock price today? One share of AGX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $43.19. How big of a company is Argan? Argan has a market capitalization of $673.35 million and generates $892.82 million in revenue each year. Argan employs 1,552 workers across the globe. 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: 2.6 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 175 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 158 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 333MarketBeat'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 11/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How does a reverse stock split work?