AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:AGFS) major shareholder Chemical Co /De/ Dow acquired 2,040 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, August 25th. The shares were bought at an average price of $7.00 per share, with a total value of $14,280.00. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. Large shareholders that own more than 10% of a company’s shares are required to disclose their transactions with the SEC.

Chemical Co /De/ Dow also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Wednesday, August 23rd, Chemical Co /De/ Dow acquired 18,077 shares of AgroFresh Solutions stock. The shares were bought at an average price of $6.99 per share, with a total value of $126,358.23.
  • On Monday, August 21st, Chemical Co /De/ Dow acquired 14,282 shares of AgroFresh Solutions stock. The shares were bought at an average price of $6.99 per share, with a total value of $99,831.18.
  • On Tuesday, August 15th, Chemical Co /De/ Dow acquired 200 shares of AgroFresh Solutions stock. The shares were bought at an average price of $7.00 per share, with a total value of $1,400.00.
  • On Tuesday, June 27th, Chemical Co /De/ Dow acquired 32,205 shares of AgroFresh Solutions stock. The shares were bought at an average price of $6.99 per share, with a total value of $225,112.95.
  • On Monday, June 26th, Chemical Co /De/ Dow acquired 8,879 shares of AgroFresh Solutions stock. The shares were bought at an average price of $6.99 per share, with a total value of $62,064.21.
  • On Thursday, June 22nd, Chemical Co /De/ Dow acquired 22,805 shares of AgroFresh Solutions stock. The shares were bought at an average price of $6.96 per share, with a total value of $158,722.80.
  • On Friday, June 16th, Chemical Co /De/ Dow acquired 12,797 shares of AgroFresh Solutions stock. The shares were bought at an average price of $7.00 per share, with a total value of $89,579.00.
  • On Monday, June 12th, Chemical Co /De/ Dow acquired 15,327 shares of AgroFresh Solutions stock. The shares were bought at an average price of $7.00 per share, with a total value of $107,289.00.
  • On Wednesday, May 31st, Chemical Co /De/ Dow acquired 26,020 shares of AgroFresh Solutions stock. The shares were bought at an average price of $7.00 per share, with a total value of $182,140.00.
  • On Tuesday, May 30th, Chemical Co /De/ Dow acquired 33,214 shares of AgroFresh Solutions stock. The shares were bought at an average price of $6.94 per share, with a total value of $230,505.16.

AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:AGFS) traded down 1.26% on Monday, hitting $7.05. The stock had a trading volume of 71,998 shares. The firm’s market cap is $354.88 million. AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. has a 1-year low of $1.96 and a 1-year high of $9.05. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $7.75 and its 200-day moving average price is $5.85.

AgroFresh Solutions (NASDAQ:AGFS) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August 9th. The basic materials company reported $0.05 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.26) by $0.31. The company had revenue of $16.39 million during the quarter. AgroFresh Solutions had a negative net margin of 43.81% and a negative return on equity of 0.22%. On average, equities research analysts predict that AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. will post $0.11 earnings per share for the current year.

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AGFS has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. Citigroup Inc. restated a “neutral” rating and set a $8.00 price objective (down from $9.00) on shares of AgroFresh Solutions in a research note on Monday, August 14th. ValuEngine upgraded AgroFresh Solutions from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Saturday, May 20th. Finally, BidaskClub downgraded AgroFresh Solutions from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, July 31st.

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in AGFS. Citadel Advisors LLC increased its position in shares of AgroFresh Solutions by 41.4% in the second quarter. Citadel Advisors LLC now owns 15,389 shares of the basic materials company’s stock valued at $110,000 after buying an additional 4,509 shares during the period. Nationwide Fund Advisors increased its position in shares of AgroFresh Solutions by 26.7% in the second quarter. Nationwide Fund Advisors now owns 17,016 shares of the basic materials company’s stock valued at $122,000 after buying an additional 3,582 shares during the period. Private Advisor Group LLC bought a new position in shares of AgroFresh Solutions during the second quarter valued at about $168,000. Rhumbline Advisers increased its position in shares of AgroFresh Solutions by 20.3% in the second quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 23,333 shares of the basic materials company’s stock valued at $168,000 after buying an additional 3,931 shares during the period. Finally, C M Bidwell & Associates Ltd. bought a new position in shares of AgroFresh Solutions during the second quarter valued at about $170,000. Institutional investors own 71.72% of the company’s stock.

About AgroFresh Solutions

AgroFresh Solutions, Inc, formerly Boulevard Acquisition Corp., is a developer of agricultural technologies that preserve the freshness and value of fresh produce, including apples, pears, kiwifruit, avocados and bananas, as well as flowers. The Company’s principal product, The SmartFresh Quality System (SmartFresh), regulates the post-harvest ripening effects of ethylene, the naturally occurring plant hormone that triggers ripening in certain fruits and vegetables, through technology.

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