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QQQ   353.30
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DOW   34,364.50
QQQ   353.30
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DOW   34,364.50
QQQ   353.30

American Vanguard Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.13 (-0.83%)
(As of 01/24/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
112,090 shs
Average Volume
125,774 shs
Market Capitalization
$482.26 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About American Vanguard

American Vanguard Corp. is a holding company, which engages in the development and marketing of specialty and agricultural products for crop protection and management, turf and ornamentals management, and public and animal health. It also acquires and licenses both new and well-established product lines that serve numerous market niches. The Company was founded by Herbert A. Kraft and Glenn A. Wintemute in January 1969 and is headquartered in Newport Beach, CA.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Agricultural chemicals
Fertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$458.70 million
Cash Flow
$1.26 per share
Book Value
$11.91 per share


Net Income
$15.24 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$482.26 million

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 1/10 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

2.54 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

54th out of 223 stocks

Agricultural Chemicals Industry

5th out of 14 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 4.0Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

American Vanguard (NYSE:AVD) Frequently Asked Questions

Is American Vanguard a buy right now?

2 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American Vanguard 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" American Vanguard stock.
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How has American Vanguard's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

American Vanguard's stock was trading at $14.26 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AVD shares have increased by 9.3% and is now trading at $15.59.
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When is American Vanguard's next earnings date?

American Vanguard is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 10th 2022.
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How were American Vanguard's earnings last quarter?

American Vanguard Co. (NYSE:AVD) released its earnings results on Monday, November, 8th. The basic materials company reported $0.21 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.14 by $0.07. The basic materials company earned $147.30 million during the quarter. American Vanguard had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 5.93% and a net margin of 4.01%. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.10 earnings per share.
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How often does American Vanguard pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for American Vanguard?

American Vanguard declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, December 14th. Investors of record on Monday, December 27th will be given a dividend of $0.02 per share on Monday, January 10th. This represents a $0.08 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.51%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 23rd.
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Is American Vanguard a good dividend stock?

American Vanguard pays an annual dividend of $0.08 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.51%. American Vanguard does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of American Vanguard is 11.27%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, American Vanguard will have a dividend payout ratio of 8.99% next year. This indicates that American Vanguard will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for AVD?

2 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for American Vanguard's stock. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $24.00. On average, they expect American Vanguard's share price to reach $23.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 50.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are American Vanguard's key executives?

American Vanguard's management team includes the following people:
  • Eric Glenn Wintemute, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
  • Ulrich G. Trogele, Chief Operating Officer & Executive Vice President (LinkedIn Profile)
  • David T. Johnson, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer & VP
  • Timothy J. Donnelly, Secretary, CAO, Vice President & General Counsel
  • Anthony S. Hendrix, Senior Vice President-US & Canada Sales

What is Eric Wintemute's approval rating as American Vanguard's CEO?

10 employees have rated American Vanguard CEO Eric Wintemute on Glassdoor.com. Eric Wintemute has an approval rating of 77% among American Vanguard's employees.

Who are some of American Vanguard's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of American Vanguard own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other American Vanguard investors own include Verizon Communications (VZ), CF Industries (CF), Altria Group (MO), Pfizer (PFE), Gilead Sciences (GILD), International Business Machines (IBM), Intel (INTC), Nutrien (NTR), AT&T (T) and Wells Fargo & Company (wfc).

What is American Vanguard's stock symbol?

American Vanguard trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AVD."

Who are American Vanguard's major shareholders?

American Vanguard's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.93%) and State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.06%). Company insiders that own American Vanguard stock include David` T Johnson, Esmail Zirakparvar, Johann Venter, Peter Porpiglia, Scott Hendrix, Timothy Donnelly and Ulrich Trogele.
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Which institutional investors are selling American Vanguard stock?

AVD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., and State of Alaska Department of Revenue.
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How do I buy shares of American Vanguard?

Shares of AVD 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.
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What is American Vanguard's stock price today?

One share of AVD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.59.

How much money does American Vanguard make?

American Vanguard has a market capitalization of $482.26 million and generates $458.70 million in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $15.24 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.71 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does American Vanguard have?

American Vanguard employs 771 workers across the globe.

What is American Vanguard's official website?

The official website for American Vanguard is www.american-vanguard.com.

Where are American Vanguard's headquarters?

American Vanguard is headquartered at 4695 MacArthur Court, Newport Beach CA, 92660.

How can I contact American Vanguard?

American Vanguard's mailing address is 4695 MacArthur Court, Newport Beach CA, 92660. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at (949) 260-1200, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 949-260-1214.

This page was last updated on 1/25/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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