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AgroFresh SolutionsNasdaqGS:AGFS Stock Report

Market Cap

US$114.2m

7D

2.3%

1Y

-8.8%

Updated

26 Sep, 2021

Data

Company Financials +
AGFS fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation1/6
Future Growth1/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health4/6
Dividends0/6

AGFS Overview

AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. provides science-based solutions, data-driven technologies, and services to enhance the quality and extend the shelf life of fresh produce.

AgroFresh Solutions Competitors

American Vanguard

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Limoneira

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Alico

NasdaqGS:ALCO

US$259.5m

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for AgroFresh Solutions
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$2.19
52 Week HighUS$1.81
52 Week LowUS$2.89
Beta0.92
1 Month Change6.31%
3 Month Change1.39%
1 Year Change-8.75%
3 Year Change-64.85%
5 Year Change-58.60%
Change since IPO-78.21%

Recent News & Updates

Sep 22
The Returns On Capital At AgroFresh Solutions (NASDAQ:AGFS) Don't Inspire Confidence

The Returns On Capital At AgroFresh Solutions (NASDAQ:AGFS) Don't Inspire Confidence

If we're looking to avoid a business that is in decline, what are the trends that can warn us ahead of time? More often...

Aug 28
Is Now The Time To Look At Buying AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:AGFS)?

Is Now The Time To Look At Buying AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:AGFS)?

While AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. ( NASDAQ:AGFS ) might not be the most widely known stock at the moment, it saw a...

Shareholder Returns

AGFSUS ChemicalsUS Market
7D2.3%0.6%0.1%
1Y-8.8%29.5%35.3%

Return vs Industry: AGFS underperformed the US Chemicals industry which returned 29.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: AGFS underperformed the US Market which returned 35.3% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is AGFS's price volatile compared to industry and market?
AGFS volatility
AGFS Beta0.92
Industry Beta1.14
Market Beta1

Stable Share Price: AGFS is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.

Volatility Over Time: AGFS's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
2013300Clinton Lewishttps://www.agrofresh.com

AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. provides science-based solutions, data-driven technologies, and services to enhance the quality and extend the shelf life of fresh produce. The company operates through two segments, AgroFresh Core and Tecnidex. It offers solutions in various fresh produce categories, including apples, pears, citrus, kiwifruit, avocados, bananas, and other crops.

AgroFresh Solutions Fundamentals Summary

How do AgroFresh Solutions's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
AGFS fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$114.20m
Earnings (TTM)-US$64.77m
Revenue (TTM)US$165.55m

0.7x

P/S Ratio

-1.8x

P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
AGFS income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$165.55m
Cost of RevenueUS$44.65m
Gross ProfitUS$120.90m
ExpensesUS$185.67m
Earnings-US$64.77m

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2021

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)-1.24
Gross Margin73.03%
Net Profit Margin-39.12%
Debt/Equity Ratio64.8%

How did AGFS perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Valuation

Is AgroFresh Solutions undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

0.46x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: AGFS ($2.19) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($1.95)

Significantly Below Fair Value: AGFS is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: AGFS is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Chemicals industry average.

PE vs Market: AGFS is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate AGFS's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: AGFS is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.5x) compared to the US Chemicals industry average (2.6x).


Future Growth

How is AgroFresh Solutions forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?

38.6%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: AGFS is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.

Earnings vs Market: AGFS is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.

High Growth Earnings: AGFS is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: AGFS's revenue (10.7% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.8% per year).

High Growth Revenue: AGFS's revenue (10.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: AGFS is forecast to be unprofitable in 3 years.


Past Performance

How has AgroFresh Solutions performed over the past 5 years?

2.0%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: AGFS is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: AGFS is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: AGFS is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 2% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare AGFS's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: AGFS is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Chemicals industry (32.6%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: AGFS has a negative Return on Equity (-10.4%), as it is currently unprofitable.


Financial Health

How is AgroFresh Solutions's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: AGFS's short term assets ($134.2M) exceed its short term liabilities ($42.2M).

Long Term Liabilities: AGFS's short term assets ($134.2M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($297.8M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: AGFS's debt to equity ratio (64.8%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: AGFS's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 102.7% to 64.8% over the past 5 years.


Balance Sheet


Cash Runway Analysis

For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.

Stable Cash Runway: Whilst unprofitable AGFS has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.

Forecast Cash Runway: AGFS is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, even with free cash flow being positive and shrinking by 4.7% per year.


Dividend

What is AgroFresh Solutions's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate AGFS's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate AGFS's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AGFS's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AGFS's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of AGFS's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.


Next Steps

Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

0.3yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Clinton Lewis (54 yo)

0.42

Tenure

Mr. Clinton A. Lewis, Jr., serves as the Chief Executive Officer & Director at AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. since April 12, 2021. He has been Director of International Paper Italia S.r.l. since April 2019. Mr...


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: AGFS's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Members

Experienced Board: AGFS's board of directors are considered experienced (3.6 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: AGFS insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

AgroFresh Solutions, Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: AgroFresh Solutions, Inc.
  • Ticker: AGFS
  • Exchange: NasdaqGS
  • Founded: 2013
  • Industry: Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals
  • Sector: Materials
  • Market Cap: US$114.198m
  • Shares outstanding: 52.15m
  • Website: https://www.agrofresh.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • AgroFresh Solutions, Inc.
  • One Washington Square
  • Suite 1350
  • Philadelphia
  • Pennsylvania
  • 19106
  • United States

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/09/26 22:02
End of Day Share Price2021/09/24 00:00
Earnings2021/06/30
Annual Earnings2020/12/31


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.