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NYSE:AGXArgan Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.40 (+1.08 %)
(As of 05/26/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $37.43
50-Day Range
MA: $36.22
52-Week Range
Now: $37.43
Volume40,100 shs
Average Volume155,020 shs
Market Capitalization$585.59 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.67%
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. The Power Industry Services segment offers engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) 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 gigawatts of power-generating capacity. This segment serves independent power project owners, public utilities, power plant equipment suppliers, and global energy plant construction firms. The Industrial Fabrication and Field Services segment provides industrial field, and steel pipe and vessel fabrication services for forest products, power, energy, large fertilizer, EPC, and mining and petrochemical companies in southern region of the United States. The Telecommunications Infrastructure Services segment offers 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 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, and other commercial customers, as well as federal government facilities comprising cleared facilities in the mid-Atlantic region. Argan, Inc. was founded in 1961 and is headquartered in Rockville, Maryland.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.67 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Construction - special trade contractors
Sub-IndustryConstruction & Engineering



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$239 million
Book Value$21.81 per share


Net Income$-42,690,000.00


Market Cap$585.59 million
Next Earnings Date6/8/2020 (Estimated)

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Argan (NYSE:AGX) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Argan's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Argan's stock was trading at $35.40 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AGX shares have increased by 5.7% and is now trading at $37.43. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

When is Argan's next earnings date?

Argan is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, June 8th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Argan.

How were Argan's earnings last quarter?

Argan, Inc. (NYSE:AGX) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, April, 14th. The construction company reported ($0.46) EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.07) by $0.39. The construction company had revenue of $67.99 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $72.60 million. Argan had a negative net margin of 17.86% and a negative return on equity of 11.50%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 24.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted ($0.05) EPS. View Argan's earnings history.

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

Argan announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 9th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, April 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share on Thursday, April 30th. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.67%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, April 21st. View Argan's dividend history.

Has Argan been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about AGX stock have trended negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Argan earned a media sentiment score of -2.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the construction company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutArgan.

Are investors shorting Argan?

Argan saw a decrease in short interest in May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 401,400 shares, a decrease of 40.7% from the April 30th total of 676,400 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 166,700 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.4 days. Approximately 2.7% of the company's stock are short sold. 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 following 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)

What is Argan's stock symbol?

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

Who are Argan's major shareholders?

Argan's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Wellington Management Group LLP (9.15%), BlackRock Inc. (6.64%), Park West Asset Management LLC (4.76%), Ashford Capital Management Inc. (4.45%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (4.26%) and State Street Corp (1.98%). Company insiders that own Argan stock include David Hibbert Watson, James W Quinn, John Ronald Jr Jeffrey, Peter W Getsinger, 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 Wellington Management Group LLP, THB Asset Management, AltraVue Capital LLC, BlackRock Inc., State Street Corp, First Trust Advisors LP, Morgan Stanley, and Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank . View insider buying and selling activity for Argan.

Which major investors are buying Argan stock?

AGX stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Park West Asset Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Ashford Capital Management Inc., Raymond James & Associates, Deutsche Bank AG, Geode Capital Management LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, and WINTON GROUP Ltd. Company insiders that have bought Argan stock in the last two years include David Hibbert Watson, James W Quinn, John Ronald Jr Jeffrey, Peter W Getsinger, and Richard H Deily. View insider buying and selling activity 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 $37.43.

How big of a company is Argan?

Argan has a market capitalization of $585.59 million and generates $239 million in revenue each year. Argan employs 1,154 workers across the globe.

What is Argan's official website?

The official website for Argan is 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.

This page was last updated on 5/27/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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