American Vanguard Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.15 (+0.74 %)
(As of 04/21/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $20.50
50-Day Range
MA: $20.71
52-Week Range
Now: $20.50
Volume135,840 shs
Average Volume110,506 shs
Market Capitalization$633.49 million
P/E Ratio55.41
Dividend Yield0.39%
American Vanguard Corporation, through its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and markets specialty chemicals for agricultural, commercial, and consumer uses in the United States and internationally. The company manufactures and formulates chemicals, including insecticides, fungicides, herbicides, molluscicides, growth regulators, and soil fumigants in liquid, powder, and granular forms for crops, turf and ornamental plants, and human and animal health protection. It also markets and distributes end-use chemical and biological products for crop applications; distributes chemicals for greenhouse and nursery production markets; and offers formulations, such as PCNB, chlorothalonil, and propiconazole under the FFII and FFIII names. The company distributes its products through national distribution companies, and buying groups or co-operatives; and through sales offices, sales force executives, sales agents, and wholly owned distributors. American Vanguard Corporation was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Newport Beach, California.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Agricultural chemicals
Sub-IndustryFertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$468.19 million
Cash Flow$1.39 per share
Book Value$11.40 per share


Net Income$13.60 million


Market Cap$633.49 million
Next Earnings Date5/10/2021 (Estimated)


News for American Vanguard CorpShs
March 27, 2021 |  markets.businessinsider.com
Understanding American Vanguard's Ex-Dividend Date
March 23, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Is AVD A Good Stock To Buy Now?
December 9, 2020 |  finance.yahoo.com
New Strong Sell Stocks for December 7th
December 7, 2020 |  finance.yahoo.com
Recap: American Vanguard Q3 Earnings
November 9, 2020 |  finance.yahoo.com
American Vanguard EPS misses by $0.02, misses on revenue
November 9, 2020 |  seekingalpha.com
Earnings Outlook for American Vanguard
November 6, 2020 |  finance.yahoo.com
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Overall MarketRank

0.94 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

376th out of 852 stocks

Agricultural Chemicals Industry

10th out of 20 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+0.15 (+0.74 %)
(As of 04/21/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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American Vanguard (NYSE:AVD) Frequently Asked Questions

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When is American Vanguard's next earnings date?

American Vanguard is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May 10th 2021.
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How were American Vanguard's earnings last quarter?

American Vanguard Co. (NYSE:AVD) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, March, 10th. The basic materials company reported $0.26 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.22 by $0.04. The basic materials company had revenue of $140.75 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $146 million. American Vanguard had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 3.16% and a net margin of 2.40%.
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How has American Vanguard's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

American Vanguard's stock was trading at $14.26 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, AVD shares have increased by 43.8% and is now trading at $20.50.
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How often does American Vanguard pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for American Vanguard?

American Vanguard announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, March 16th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 25th will be given a dividend of $0.02 per share on Thursday, April 15th. This represents a $0.08 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.39%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 24th.
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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 0.39%. American Vanguard does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of American Vanguard is 17.39%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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Who are American Vanguard's key executives?

American Vanguard's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Eric G. Wintemute, Chairman & CEO (Age 65, Pay $767.92k)
  • Mr. David T. Johnson, VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 64, Pay $475.27k)
  • Dr. Ulrich G. Trogele, COO & Exec. VP (Age 63, Pay $430.53k)
  • Mr. Timothy J. Donnelly, Gen. Counsel, Chief Admin. Officer & Sec. (Age 61, Pay $409.77k)
  • Mr. Anthony Hendrix, Sr. VP of Crop Sales for U.S. & Canada (Age 51, Pay $337.59k)
  • Mr. Peter E. Eilers, Managing Director of AMVAC Netherlands BV (Age 57, Pay $386.36k)
  • Mr. William A. Kuser, Director of Investor Relations & Corp. Communications
  • Mr. Robert F. Gilbane, Pres of Gemchem Inc (Age 70)

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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.06%). Company insiders that own American Vanguard stock include David` T Johnson, Eric G Wintemute, Esmail Zirakparvar, Johann Venter, John L Killmer, 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 State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold American Vanguard company stock in the last year include David` T Johnson, Johann Venter, Scott Hendrix, and Timothy Donnelly.
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How do I buy shares of American Vanguard?

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What is American Vanguard's stock price today?

One share of AVD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.50.

How much money does American Vanguard make?

American Vanguard has a market capitalization of $633.49 million and generates $468.19 million in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $13.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.46 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does American Vanguard have?

American Vanguard employs 671 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 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 4/21/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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