Company Overview and News
American Vanguard Corp. (NYSE:AVD) has 138 institutional investors and shareholders that have filed 13D/G or 13F forms with the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC). These institutions hold a total of 22,768,089 shares. Largest shareholders include BlackRock Inc., Vanguard Group Inc, Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp, Price T Rowe Associates Inc /md/, Cove Street Capital, LLC, Heartland Advisors Inc, Walthausen & Co. (60-0)
This real-money portfolio was first introduced to the Seeking Alpha community in December 2015, and it has outperformed the S&P 500 since that point in time. (315-2)
Greetings, and welcome to the American Vanguard Corporation's Third Quarter 2017 Conference Call and Webcast. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, this conference is being recorded. (7-0)
American Vanguard Corporation (AVD - Free Report) announced the completion of the acquisition of OHP, Inc., a leading technology-based pesticide solutions provider for nursery and greenhouse production applications. The buyout will increase the company’s non-crop business by roughly 50%. However, the company has not disclosed the terms of the deal. (41-0)
* American Vanguard Corp says its wholly owned subsidiary amvac chemical corporation will acquire OHP, Inc (7-0)
Shares of American Vanguard Corporation (AVD - Free Report) have popped around 23% over the last three months. The company has also significantly outperformed its industry’s gain of roughly 0.1% to over the same time frame. American Vanguard has a market cap of roughly $632.9 million and average volume of shares traded in the last three months is around 92.2K. The company has an expected long-term earnings per share growth of 15%. (26-0)
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We believe that the promised pro-growth policies of the Trump government, especially the proposed $1-trillion spending on infrastructure improvement have boosted prospects of a number of industries in the United States. Basic Materials is one of 16 broad Zacks sectors that have performed impressively, riding on the government’s policies. Year to date, the sector has yielded 14% return, outperforming 11. (32-0)
American Vanguard Corporation (AVD - Free Report) announced that its fully-owned subsidiary, AMVAC Netherlands BV, will buy Grupo Agricenter, a well-established distributor of numerous crop protection products in seven Central American and Caribbean countries. The move is expected to strengthen its technical, commercial and development structure in Latin America. The official closing date of the transaction is Oct 2 and the terms of acquisition were not disclosed by the company.
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Warning: Graphic content. Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe declared a state of emergency as brawls between white nationalists and counter-protesters broke out in Charlottesville, Va., on Saturday.
The clashes that broke out over the weekend at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va., have become a new touchstone in the nation’s long-running debate over racism, free speech and violence.
By their nature, fringe movements usually don’t find the scalding-hot center of the national spotlight. Last weekend’s “Unite the Right” rally in Virginia was an extreme — and informative — exception.
Ashland Global Holdings Inc. (ASH - Free Report) declared a force majeure in Europe on 1.4 butanediol (BDO), formaldehyde and tetrahydrofuran (THF). The decision to shut down production facilities at its manufacturing facility in Marl, Germany, came after a fire broke out on Aug 10. Ashland announced that the production has been suspended while an inquiry into the cause and extent of the fire has been initiated.
Pictures from earlier on day of clashes show James Fields with white supremacist group Vanguard America
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