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

$38.80
-0.96 (-2.41 %)
(As of 09/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$38.60
Now: $38.80
$39.95
50-Day Range
$37.83
MA: $40.23
$43.20
52-Week Range
$35.08
Now: $38.80
$51.95
Volume200,203 shs
Average Volume98,073 shs
Market Capitalization$606.44 million
P/E Ratio126.25
Dividend Yield2.48%
Beta0.59
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
SectorConstruction
CUSIP04010E10
Phone301-315-0027

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$482.15 million
Cash Flow$3.5760 per share
Book Value$22.97 per share

Profitability

Net Income$52.04 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,487
Market Cap$606.44 million
Next Earnings Date12/5/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, October 23rd will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Thursday, October 31st. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.58%. 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 quarterly earnings data on Monday, September, 9th. The construction company reported $0.07 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.03 by $0.04. The construction company had revenue of $63.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $67.65 million. Argan had a net margin of 0.50% and a return on equity of 1.36%. The company's revenue was down 53.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $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 12-month price targets for Argan's stock. Their predictions range from $62.00 to $62.00. On average, they expect Argan's stock price to reach $62.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 59.8% 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?

News articles about AGX stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Argan earned a daily sentiment score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the construction company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Argan.

Are investors shorting Argan?

Argan saw a decrease in short interest during the month of August. As of August 15th, there was short interest totalling 786,100 shares, a decrease of 20.9% from the July 15th total of 993,700 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 122,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 6.4 days. Approximately 5.6% of the shares of the company 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 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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Renaissance Technologies LLC (5.16%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.74%), Ashford Capital Management Inc. (4.65%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (3.24%), Heartland Advisors Inc. (1.71%) and THB Asset Management (1.43%). Company insiders that own Argan stock include John Ronald Jr Jeffrey and W G Champion Mitchell. 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 Radin Capital Partners Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Boston Partners, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Bank of America Corp DE, First Trust Advisors LP and Heartland Advisors Inc.. 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 William Blair Investment Management LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Castleark Management LLC, Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., Shaker Investments LLC OH, Anson Funds Management LP and Investment Management of Virginia LLC. 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 $38.80.

How big of a company is Argan?

Argan has a market capitalization of $606.44 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:  247 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  203 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  450
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 9/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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