American Vanguard Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:AVD)

About American Vanguard Corp.

American Vanguard Corp. logoAmerican Vanguard Corporation (AVD) operates as a holding company. The Company conducts its business through its subsidiaries, AMVAC Chemical Corporation (AMVAC), GemChem, Inc. (GemChem), 2110 Davie Corporation (DAVIE), Quimica Amvac de Mexico S.A. de C.V. (AMVAC M), AMVAC Mexico Sociedad de Responsabilidad Limitada (AMVAC M Srl), AMVAC de Costa Rica Sociedad de Responsabilidad Limitada (AMVAC CR Srl), AMVAC Switzerland GmbH (AMVAC S), AMVAC do Brasil Representacoes Ltda (AMVAC B), AMVAC CV (AMVAC CV), AMVAC Netherlands BV (AMVAC BV) and Envance Technologies, LLC (Envance). The Company, through AMVAC, develops and markets products for agricultural, commercial and consumer uses. The Company manufactures and formulates chemicals for crops, turf and ornamental plants, and human and animal health protection. These chemicals, which include insecticides, fungicides, herbicides, molluscicides, growth regulators, and soil fumigants, are marketed in liquid, powder, and granular forms.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Agricultural Chemicals
  • Sub-Industry: Fertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: AVD
  • CUSIP: 03037110
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $17.34
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $16.31
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $15.11
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 41.47
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 24.94
  • P/E Growth: 1.80
  • Market Cap: $497.74M
  • Outstanding Shares: 29,348,000
  • Beta: 1.23
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for American Vanguard Corp. (NYSE:AVD) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 2 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $14.50 (14.50% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for American Vanguard Corp. (NYSE:AVD)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/3/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$18.00View Rating Details
7/13/2016BB&T Corp.DowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
5/4/2016Roth CapitalDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$19.00 -> $14.50View Rating Details
1/4/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.DowngradeNeutral -> Underweight$10.00 -> $11.00View Rating Details
3/12/2015Topeka Capital MarketsUpgradeHold -> Buy$12.50 -> $14.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/29/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for American Vanguard Corp. (NYSE:AVD)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/31/2016        
8/2/2016Q216$0.09$0.11$72.78 million$72.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q1$0.06$0.10$71.71 million$69.47 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/1/2016Q415$0.07$0.10$81.43 million$84.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2015Q315$0.05$0.09$73.19 million$72.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.04$0.03$68.93 million$66.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2015Q414$0.10$0.06$81.40 million$77.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q314$0.07$0.03$76.60 million$71.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.03$0.01$73.07 million$68.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q114$0.03$0.07$81.20 million$81.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q413$0.01$0.01$72.23 million$75.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2013Q313$0.29$0.31$94.78 million$97.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2013Q2 2013$0.33$0.29$93.93 million$86.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q1 2013$0.46$0.59$113.55 million$121.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2013Q4 2012$0.36$0.39$99.05 million$104.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2012Q312$0.24$0.28$84.21 million$90.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012$0.24$0.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for American Vanguard Corp. (NYSE:AVD)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.47 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.68 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.03$0.07$0.05
Q2 20164$0.08$0.15$0.10
Q3 20164$0.11$0.16$0.13
Q4 20164$0.08$0.23$0.18
Q1 20171$0.14$0.14$0.14
Q2 20171$0.12$0.12$0.12
Q3 20171$0.15$0.15$0.15
Q4 20171$0.36$0.36$0.36
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for American Vanguard Corp. (NYSE:AVD)
Annual Dividend:$0.04
Dividend Yield:0.24%
Payout Ratio:10.00% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
8.51% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
5.88% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:-30.70% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for American Vanguard Corp. (NYSE:AVD)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
6/13/2016Quarterly$0.016/28/20166/30/20167/12/2016
3/17/2015quarterly$0.020.76%3/31/20154/3/20154/17/2015
12/16/2014quarterly$0.020.73%12/23/201412/26/20141/9/2015
9/19/2014quarterly$0.051.64%10/6/201410/8/201410/22/2014
6/9/2014quarterly$0.051.39%7/1/20147/3/20147/17/2014
3/10/2014quarterly$0.054/2/20144/4/20144/18/2014
12/18/2013quarterly$0.050.85%12/24/201312/27/20131/10/2014
12/18/2013$0.0512/24/201312/27/20131/10/2014
9/9/2013quarterly$0.050.78%10/2/201310/4/201310/18/2013
6/11/2013quarterly$0.050.67%7/2/20137/5/20137/19/2013
3/12/2013semiannual$0.070.43%4/3/20134/5/20134/19/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for American Vanguard Corp. (NYSE:AVD)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/16/2016Scott HendrixVPSell4,000$17.25$69,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2016Ulrich TrogeleInsiderBuy15,000$13.25$198,750.00View SEC Filing  
12/15/2015Ulrich TrogeleCOOBuy2,000$13.30$26,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2015Ulrich TrogeleCOOBuy5,000$11.28$56,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2014Carl SoderlindDirectorBuy1,000$14.92$14,920.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2014John RizziInsiderBuy3,000$14.85$44,550.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2013Eric WintemuteCEOSell20,000$27.36$547,200.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2013Timothy DonnellyInsiderSell4,401$29.09$128,025.09View SEC Filing  
6/10/2013Glen D JohnsonVPSell5,000$30.52$152,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2013Carl R SoderlindDirectorSell1,000$30.50$30,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Eric G WintemuteCEOSell5,000$30.46$152,300.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Eric G WintemuteCEOSell20,000$30.31$606,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013Glen D JohnsonVPSell5,000$30.11$150,550.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2013Eric G WintemuteCEOSell35,000$32.87$1,150,450.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2013Glen D JohnsonVPSell5,000$32.39$161,950.00View SEC Filing  
2/1/2013Carl R SoderlindDirectorSell1,000$34.02$34,020.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2012Glen D JohnsonVPSell5,000$30.06$150,300.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2012Jerome L CobenDirectorBuy1,000$31.43$31,430.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2012Carl R SoderlindDirectorSell2,000$26.34$52,680.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for American Vanguard Corp. (NYSE:AVD)
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