StockScouter

The StockScouter® System is a proprietary stock scoring model which covers U.S. companies listed on the major exchanges. The 10 (best) to 1 (worst) score is derived from Fundamental, Technical, Ownership, and Valuation sub-models in combination with a Risk model which assesses the expected risk and return.

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AVD AMERICAN VANGUARD CORPORATION StockScouter® Report

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StockScouter® Score

AMERICAN VANGUARD CORPORATION, a small cap value company in the basic industries sector, is expected to slightly outperform the market over the next six months with slightly less than average risk

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Summary

Positives

  • The enterprise value-to-sales ratio is lower than the average for comparably-sized companies in the StockScouter universe. Positive
  • Two or more executives, directors or major shareholders – including one high-level executive –purchased a small number of shares recently. Very positive

 

Concerns

  • Earnings growth in the past year has decelerated moderately compared to earnings growth in the past three years. Negative
  • The most recent quarterly earnings report was slightly lower than analysts’ consensus forecast. Neutral/Negative

 

Short-term Outlook

Over the next 1-2 months, StockScouter forecasts that small cap stocks will be out of favor, value stocks will be out of favor, and basic industries stocks will be out of favor.

Expected Risk/Return

Progress: 40% done.
Progress: 80% done.
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Core Model Grades

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Previous Ratings

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