Shares of Ag Growth International Inc (TSE:AFN) have received an average recommendation of “Buy” from the six ratings firms that are currently covering the stock, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a buy recommendation and one has assigned a strong buy recommendation to the company. The average 12 month price target among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is C$71.80.
Separately, Raymond James set a $31.00 target price on Mylan and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 8th.
In other news, Director Gary Keith Anderson sold 8,175 shares of Ag Growth International stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, July 3rd. The stock was sold at an average price of C$55.05, for a total transaction of C$450,033.75. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 64,173 shares of the company’s stock, valued at C$3,532,723.65.
Ag Growth International stock traded up C$0.16 during midday trading on Friday, reaching C$53.54. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 15,190 shares, compared to its average volume of 62,293. Ag Growth International has a 52 week low of C$43.76 and a 52 week high of C$64.72. The company has a current ratio of 1.84, a quick ratio of 0.93 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 189.57. The firm’s 50-day moving average is C$54.02. The firm has a market cap of $995.27 million and a PE ratio of 27.10.
Ag Growth International (TSE:AFN) last released its earnings results on Tuesday, May 7th. The company reported C$0.27 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of C$0.37 by C($0.10). The business had revenue of C$216.20 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of C$222.98 million. Research analysts anticipate that Ag Growth International will post 4.0700003 EPS for the current fiscal year.
The company also recently declared a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, August 15th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.20 per share. This represents a $2.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.48%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, July 30th. Ag Growth International’s payout ratio is 121.46%.
Ag Growth International Company Profile
Ag Growth International Inc, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and distributes grain handling, storage, and conditioning equipment in Canada, the United States, and internationally. The company offers portable handling equipment, such as portable augers, portable belt conveyors, grainvacs, and storm seed treaters; and permanent handling equipment, including TA tapered auger vertical blend systems, high-tonnage conveying systems, distributors, bulk weigh hoppers, enclosed belt conveyors, bucket elevators, rail and truck probes, VIS micro dosing systems, chain conveyors, truss and towers, screw feeders and conveyors, and spout and connections.
Featured Article: What is the Bid-Ask Spread?
Receive News & Ratings for Ag Growth International Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Ag Growth International and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.