Transaction DateRecipientSharesTypePriceValue
1st September 2020Morton D Erlich3,500Grant/award etc.$0.00
19th August 2020Timothy Donnelly25,000Exercise of derivative$7.50$187,500.00
19th August 2020Timothy Donnelly16,878Open or private sale$14.28$241,017.84
17th August 2020David` T. Johnson18,244Open or private sale$14.40$262,713.60
17th August 2020David` T. Johnson21,500Exercise of derivative$7.50$161,250.00
15th June 2020Ulrich Trogele2,000Open or private purchase$12.22$24,440.00
12th June 2020Esmail Zirakparvar3,280Open or private purchase$12.49$40,967.20
3rd June 2020John L. Killmer5,974Grant/award etc.$0.00
3rd June 2020Morton D Erlich2,987Grant/award etc.$0.00
3rd June 2020Esmail Zirakparvar2,987Grant/award etc.$0.00
American Vanguard Corporation
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Based on disclosure changes, sentiment, insider trading and news impact we give a rating of 9/10.


American Vanguard Corp. engages in the development and marketing of specialty and agricultural products. It also acquires and licenses both new and well-established product lines that serve numerous market niches.


Ticker: AVD
Sector: Basic Materials
Industry: Agricultural Inputs
SEC Central Index Key (CIK): 5981
Employees: 624
Exchange: New York Stock Exchange
Auditor Opinion:

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Cash at Carrying Value: $9 M (30%)
Inventory, Net: $181 M (0%)
Assets, Current: $337 M (0%)
Property, Plant and Equipment, Net: $59 M (0%)
Other Assets, Noncurrent: $20 M (-6%)
Assets: $661 M (-1%)
Accounts Payable, Current: $53 M (-18%)
Accrued Liabilities, Current: $60 M (26%)
Liabilities, Current: $132 M (-4%)
Long-term Debt, Excluding Current Maturities: $159 M (0%)
Other Liabilities, Noncurrent: $11 M (-17%)
Liabilities: $322 M (-1%)
Common Stock, Value, Issued: $3 M (0%)
Common Stock, Shares, Issued: $33 M (0%)
Additional Paid in Capital, Common Stock: $91 M (0%)
Retained Earnings (Accumulated Deficit): $278 M (1%)
Accumulated Other Comprehensive Income (Loss), Net of Tax: $14 M (153%)
Treasury Stock, Value: $182 Th (0%)
Treasury Stock, Shares: $31 M (0%)
Liabilities and Equity: $661 M (-1%)
Revenue: $105 M (0%)
Gross Margin: $40 M (0%)
Operating Income/Loss: $7 M (-21%)
Income before taxes: $5 M (-5%)
Provision for income taxes: $2 M (0%)
EPS (basic): $0.13 (-13%)
EPS (diluted): $0.13 (-13%)