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NYSE:AGX

Argan Stock Forecast, Price & News

$45.90
-1.13 (-2.40 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$45.78
Now: $45.90
$46.39
50-Day Range
$43.35
MA: $46.22
$50.36
52-Week Range
$29.91
Now: $45.90
$54.50
Volume61,300 shs
Average Volume84,620 shs
Market Capitalization$720.17 million
P/E Ratio102.00
Dividend Yield2.18%
Beta0.58
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 projects with approximately 15 gigawatts of power-generating capacity. This segment serves independent power project owners, public utilities, power plant equipment suppliers, and energy plant construction companies. 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, mining, and petrochemical companies in southeast region of the United States. The Telecommunications Infrastructure Services segment offers trenchless 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 provides structuring, cabling, terminations, and connectivity that offers 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 of the United States. Argan, Inc. was founded in 1961 and is headquartered in Rockville, Maryland.
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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.74 out of 5 stars

Construction Sector

42nd out of 183 stocks

Construction - Special Trade Contractors Industry

3rd out of 16 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Construction - special trade contractors
Sub-IndustryConstruction & Engineering
CUSIP04010E10
Phone301-315-0027
Employees1,154

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$239 million
Book Value$21.81 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-42,690,000.00

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$720.17 million
Next Earnings Date4/13/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$45.90
-1.13 (-2.40 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Argan (NYSE:AGX) Frequently Asked Questions

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

Argan's stock was trading at $35.40 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AGX stock has increased by 29.7% and is now trading at $45.90.
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Is Argan a buy right now?

2 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Argan in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Argan stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Argan?

Wall Street analysts have given Argan a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Argan wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Argan's next earnings date?

Argan is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 13th 2021.
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How were Argan's earnings last quarter?

Argan, Inc. (NYSE:AGX) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, December, 8th. The construction company reported $0.60 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.28. The construction company earned $127.33 million during the quarter. Argan had a return on equity of 2.13% and a net margin of 2.07%.
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How often does Argan pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Argan?

Argan announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, December 11th. Stockholders of record on Monday, December 21st will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Tuesday, December 29th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.18%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 18th.
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Is Argan a good dividend stock?

Argan pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.18%.
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What price target have analysts set for AGX?

2 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Argan's stock. Their forecasts range from $64.00 to $64.00. On average, they expect Argan's stock price to reach $64.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 39.4% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Argan?

Argan saw a decrease in short interest in the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 187,700 shares, a decrease of 14.6% from the December 15th total of 219,700 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 97,700 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.9 days. Approximately 1.3% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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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 78, Pay $426.2k)
  • Mr. David Hibbert Watson, CFO, Sr. VP, Treasurer & Corp. Sec. (Age 46, Pay $381.38k)
  • Mr. Charles Edwin Collins IV, Co-Pres of Gemma (Age 44, Pay $770.87k)
  • Mr. Terrence Trebilcock, Co-Pres of Gemma? (Age 50, Pay $770.87k)
  • Mr. Richard Hank Deily, VP & Corp. Controller (Age 67)

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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Founders Capital Management (0.01%). Company insiders that own Argan stock include David Hibbert Watson, James W Quinn, Peter W Getsinger, Richard H Deily, W G Champion Mitchell and William F Griffin Jr.
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Which institutional investors are buying Argan stock?

AGX stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Founders Capital Management. Company insiders that have bought Argan stock in the last two years include David Hibbert Watson, James W Quinn, Peter W Getsinger, and Richard H Deily.
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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 WeBull, 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 $45.90.

How big of a company is Argan?

Argan has a market capitalization of $720.17 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 1/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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