Ag Growth International Company Profile (TSE:AFN)

About Ag Growth International (TSE:AFN)

Ag Growth International logoAg Growth International Inc. is a Canada-based manufacturer of agricultural equipment. The Company focuses on grain handling, storage and conditioning products. The Company's products service both Farm and Commercial markets, and sells to farmers, contractors and corporate entities. The Company manufactures in Canada, the United States and Europe. The Company's Farm business consists of portable grain handling equipment, including grain augers, belt conveyors and grain vacuums. The Company's Commercial business consists of high capacity grain handling and conditioning equipment including enclosed belt conveyors, chain conveyors and bucket elevators. The Company's Applegate manufactures livestock equipment and commercial and farm capacity storage bin unload equipment. The Company's Mepu is a manufacturer of portable and stationary grain dryers.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Goods
  • Industry: Farm & Construction Machinery
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: TSE:AFN
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.aggrowth.com/
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: C$826 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 16,095,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$53.35
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$55.80
  • 52 Week Range: C$46.00 - C$60.26
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 28.06
  • P/E Growth: 2.01
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$654.66 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.26
  • Book Value: C$18.78 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.73
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 4.2%
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: C$104.2 million
  • Net Margins: 6.66%
  • Return on Equity: 19.55%
  • Return on Assets: 5.68%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 42,110 shs.
  • Short Ratio: 8.95
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Ag Growth International (TSE:AFN)

What is Ag Growth International's stock symbol?

Ag Growth International trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "AFN."

How were Ag Growth International's earnings last quarter?

Ag Growth International Inc (TSE:AFN) issued its earnings results on Friday, August, 14th. The company reported $0.65 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.66 by $0.01. The company earned $123.46 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $131.53 million. Ag Growth International had a return on equity of 19.55% and a net margin of 6.66%. View Ag Growth International's Earnings History.

When will Ag Growth International make its next earnings announcement?

Ag Growth International is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 9th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Ag Growth International.

Where is Ag Growth International's stock going? Where will Ag Growth International's stock price be in 2017?

9 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Ag Growth International's shares. Their predictions range from C$61.00 to C$72.00. On average, they expect Ag Growth International's stock price to reach C$65.25 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Ag Growth International.

Who are some of Ag Growth International's key competitors?

Who are Ag Growth International's key executives?

Ag Growth International's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Timothy Jackson Close, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Steve Sommerfeld, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Corporate Secretary
  • Dan Donner, Senior Vice President - Sales and Marketing
  • Paul Franzmann, Senior Vice President - Operations
  • Eric Lister QC, Counsel
  • Gary Anderson, Director
  • Janet Plaut Giesselman, Director
  • Malcolm F. Moore, Director
  • William A. Lambert, Independent Director
  • William S. Maslechko, Independent Director

How do I buy Ag Growth International stock?

Shares of Ag Growth International and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade and Charles Schwab.

What is Ag Growth International's stock price today?

One share of Ag Growth International stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$51.32.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Ag Growth International (TSE AFN)
Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  245 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  225 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  470
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Ag Growth International and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Ag Growth International (TSE:AFN) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 9 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: C$65.25
Consensus Price Target History for Ag Growth International (TSE:AFN)
Price Target History for Ag Growth International (TSE:AFN)
Analysts' Ratings History for Ag Growth International (TSE:AFN)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/28/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperformC$63.00View Rating Details
9/18/2017ScotiabankLower Price TargetOutperformC$70.00 -> C$65.00View Rating Details
8/11/2017National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetOutperformC$60.00 -> C$70.00View Rating Details
8/11/2017TD SecuritiesUpgradeHold -> BuyC$63.00 -> C$72.00View Rating Details
5/10/2017CIBCBoost Price TargetC$63.00 -> C$65.00View Rating Details
5/10/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformC$60.00 -> C$65.00View Rating Details
5/2/2017AltaCorp CapitalReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
2/16/2017Laurentian Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetBuyC$63.00 -> C$61.00View Rating Details
3/3/2016CormarkUpgradeMarket Perform -> BuyView Rating Details
11/16/2015Paradigm CapitalDowngradeBuy -> HoldC$54.00 -> C$31.25View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Ag Growth International (TSE:AFN)
Earnings by Quarter for Ag Growth International (TSE:AFN)
Earnings History by Quarter for Ag Growth International (TSE AFN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/9/2017        
8/14/2015Q2C$0.66C$0.65C$131.53 millionC$123.46 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/13/2013Q3C$0.90C$0.91ViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Ag Growth International (TSE:AFN)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.69
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.53$0.53$0.53
Q2 20171$1.22$1.22$1.22
Q3 20171$1.59$1.59$1.59
Q4 20171$0.35$0.35$0.35
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Ag Growth International (TSE AFN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/12/2015$0.168/27/20158/31/20159/15/2015
5/12/2015$0.167/29/20157/31/20158/14/2015
5/12/2015$0.166/26/20156/30/20157/15/2015
3/13/2015$0.165/27/20155/29/20156/13/2015
3/13/2015$0.164/28/20154/30/20155/13/2015
3/13/2015$0.163/27/20153/31/20154/15/2015
11/11/2014$0.162/25/20152/27/20153/13/2015
1/28/2015Monthly$0.204.25%1/28/20152/13/20152/13/2015
11/11/2014$0.1712/29/201412/31/20141/15/2015
8/13/2014$0.1811/26/201411/28/201412/15/2014
10/29/2014Monthly$0.205.39%10/29/201411/14/201411/14/2014
8/27/2014Monthly$0.204.88%8/27/20149/15/20149/15/2014
7/29/2014Monthly$0.205.06%7/29/20148/15/20148/15/2014
5/14/2014jun 14$0.206/26/20146/30/20147/15/2014
4/28/2014Monthly$0.205.2%4/28/20145/15/20145/15/2014
3/12/2014mar 14$0.203/27/20143/31/20144/15/2014
2/26/2014Monthly$0.205.23%2/26/20143/14/20143/14/2014
1/29/2014Monthly$0.205.51%1/29/20142/14/20142/14/2014
11/13/2013$0.1912/27/201312/31/20131/15/2014
11/13/2013dec 13$0.2012/31/20131/15/2014
8/14/2013sep 13$0.209/30/201310/15/2013
5/10/2013jun 13$0.206/28/20137/15/2013
3/14/2013mar 13$0.203/28/20134/30/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Ag Growth International (TSE:AFN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Ag Growth International (TSE:AFN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Ag Growth International (TSE:AFN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/17/2017Gary Keith AndersonDirectorSell8,000C$58.54C$468,320.00
7/7/2017Timothy Jackson CloseInsiderBuy42C$56.79C$2,385.18
3/29/2017Steven Robert SommerfeldInsiderSell5,246C$50.78C$266,391.88
1/15/2016Gary Keith AndersonDirectorBuy5,000C$29.00C$145,000.00
1/12/2016Timothy Jackson CloseInsiderBuy5,200C$30.59C$159,068.00
1/8/2016Timothy Jackson CloseInsiderBuy375C$30.49C$11,433.75
1/1/2016Steven Robert SommerfeldInsiderBuy404C$40.62C$16,410.48
12/30/2015Timothy Jackson CloseInsiderBuy395C$33.15C$13,094.25
12/3/2015Gary Keith AndersonDirectorBuy5,000C$29.40C$147,000.00
11/23/2015Gary Keith AndersonDirectorSell13,641C$29.59C$403,637.19
11/23/2015Steven Robert SommerfeldInsiderSell11,500C$29.59C$340,285.00
11/17/2015Gary Keith AndersonDirectorBuy5,000C$29.37C$146,850.00
8/26/2015Ronald Edwin BraunInsiderBuy3,000C$35.75C$107,250.00
8/24/2015Gary Keith AndersonDirectorBuy1,000C$33.25C$33,250.00
8/21/2015Timothy Jackson CloseInsiderBuy2,000C$35.25C$70,500.00
8/20/2015Gary Keith AndersonDirectorBuy2,000C$36.69C$73,380.00
8/20/2015Timothy Jackson CloseInsiderBuy1,185C$37.00C$43,845.00
8/18/2015Timothy Jackson CloseInsiderBuy1,000C$40.00C$40,000.00
7/10/2015Gary Keith AndersonDirectorBuy1,000C$45.00C$45,000.00
7/10/2015Timothy Jackson CloseInsiderBuy3,500C$45.75C$160,125.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Ag Growth International (TSE:AFN)
Latest Headlines for Ag Growth International (TSE:AFN)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoWhat Does Ag Growth International Inc’s (TSX:AFN) Share Price Indicate?
finance.yahoo.com - October 20 at 4:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAGI Announces Third Quarter 2017 Results Release and Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - October 18 at 4:38 PM
fool.ca logoValue Investors: 2 Oversold Stocks That Could Be Great Buys Today - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - October 2 at 8:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAg Growth International, Inc. : AFN-CA: Dividend Analysis : September 29th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 2 at 3:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAg Growth International Inc (AFN) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 30 at 2:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAg Growth International Inc (AFN) Given a C$63.00 Price Target at Raymond James Financial, Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 28 at 3:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2018 Earnings Forecast for Ag Growth International Inc (AFN) Issued By National Bank Financial
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 20 at 11:08 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAg Growth Comments on Trading Activity
finance.yahoo.com - September 18 at 9:05 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAg Growth International Inc (AFN) Price Target Lowered to C$65.00 at Scotiabank
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 18 at 3:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAg Growth International, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AFN-CA : September 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 3:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAg Growth International Inc (AFN) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 5 at 4:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAg Growth International, Inc. : AFN-CA: Dividend Analysis : August 31st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : August 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 29 at 3:55 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoMonday's TSX breakouts: Stock yielding over 4% with a payout ratio sub-50 % - The Globe and Mail
www.theglobeandmail.com - August 21 at 8:49 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAg Growth International Inc (AFN) Director Sells C$468,320.00 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 19 at 4:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAg Growth International, Inc. :AFN-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 3:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAg Growth International, Inc. : AFN-CA: Dividend Analysis : July 31st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : August 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 3:31 PM
fool.ca logo2 Income Stocks With Yields up to 6.5% - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - August 14 at 3:55 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAg Growth International Inc (AFN) Upgraded to "Buy" at TD Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 12 at 10:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Bank Financial Boosts Ag Growth International Inc (AFN) Price Target to C$70.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 12 at 10:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAg Growth International Inc (AFN) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 11 at 5:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of AFN.TO earnings conference call or presentation 10-Aug-17 1:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 10:05 PM
seekingalpha.com logoAg Growth International's (AGGZF) CEO Tim Close on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - August 10 at 5:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAg Growth Announces Second Quarter 2017 Results; Declares Dividends
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 5:01 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAg Growth International Inc (TSE:AFN) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Thursday
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 7:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAg Growth International, Inc. :AFN-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : August 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 3:30 PM
thestreet.com logoEx-Div Reminder For Ag Growth International (AFN)
www.thestreet.com - July 25 at 3:27 PM
thestreet.com logoAg Growth International Becomes Oversold (AFN)
www.thestreet.com - July 18 at 4:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAGI Announces Second Quarter 2017 Results Release and Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - July 18 at 4:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAg Growth International Inc (AFN) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 17 at 10:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAg Growth International, Inc. – Value Analysis (TORONTO:AFN) : July 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 6 at 4:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAg Growth International, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AFN-CA : July 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 5 at 4:02 PM
finanznachrichten.de logoAG GROWTH INTERNATIONAL INC
www.finanznachrichten.de - June 2 at 1:36 AM
thestreet.com logoReminder - Ag Growth International (AFN) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon
www.thestreet.com - May 25 at 3:47 PM
thestreet.com logoReminder - Ag Growth International (AFN) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon
www.thestreet.com - May 25 at 3:47 PM
fool.ca logo2 Income Stocks Yielding 4-6% I'd Buy Today - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - May 25 at 1:40 AM
seekingalpha.com logoAG Growth International Inc. 2017 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - May 13 at 3:26 PM
marketwatch.com logoAg Growth Announces Exercise in Full of Over-Allotment Option in Connection with Public Offering of Convertible ... - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - April 28 at 4:02 PM
marketwatch.com logoAg Growth Announces Closing of $75 Million Public Offering of Convertible Debentures - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - April 26 at 6:46 AM
bizjournals.com logoIIROC Trading Halt - AFN.DB.D
www.bizjournals.com - April 25 at 3:22 PM
seekingalpha.com logoAg Growth International's (AGGZF) CEO Tim Close on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - March 16 at 9:55 PM
marketwatch.com logoAg Growth Announces Fourth Quarter and Annual 2016 Results; Declares Dividends - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - March 15 at 3:26 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Ag Growth International Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - March 15 at 3:26 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Ag Growth announces about $60 mln bought deal equity financing
www.reuters.com - January 27 at 1:36 AM

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