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American Vanguard Corp
AVD

$11.11
0.18%
 

About: American Vanguard Corp is a United States-based diversified specialty and agricultural products company. It manufactures and formulates chemicals for crops, turf and ornamental plants, and human and animal health protection. These chemicals include insecticides, fungicides, herbicides, molluscicides, growth regulators, and soil fumigants, which are marketed in liquid, powder, and granular forms.

Employees: 845

0
Funds holding %
of 6,474 funds
Analysts bullish %
0
News positive %
of 8 articles

Fund manager confidence

Based on 2023 Q4 SEC filings by fund managers ($100M+ AUM)

12% more repeat investments, than reductions

Existing positions increased: 48 | Existing positions reduced: 43

0% more funds holding in top 10

Funds holding in top 10: 1 [Q3] → 1 (+0) [Q4]

5% less capital invested

Capital invested by funds: $262M [Q3] → $249M (-$12.5M) [Q4]

2.58% less ownership

Funds ownership: 81.44% [Q3] → 78.87% (-2.58%) [Q4]

6% less funds holding

Funds holding: 144 [Q3] → 135 (-9) [Q4]

21% less first-time investments, than exits

New positions opened: 34 | Existing positions closed: 43

50% less call options, than puts

Call options by funds: $410K | Put options by funds: $824K

Research analyst outlook

2 Wall Street Analysts provided 1 year price forecasts over the past 6 months

Low target
$16
44%
upside
Avg. target
$18
62%
upside
High target
$20
80%
upside

2 analyst ratings

positive
100%
neutral
0%
negative
0%
Loop Capital
Chris Kapsch
80%upside
$20
Buy
Maintained
15 Apr 2024
Roth MKM
Scott Fortune
44%upside
$16
Buy
Maintained
15 Mar 2024

Financial journalist opinion

Based on 8 articles about AVD published over the past 30 days