Wall Street analysts expect S&W Seed (NASDAQ:SANW) to post sales of $13.33 million for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Four analysts have issued estimates for S&W Seed’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $13.00 million to $14.00 million. S&W Seed reported sales of $17.89 million in the same quarter last year, which suggests a negative year over year growth rate of 25.5%. The business is expected to issue its next quarterly earnings results before the market opens on Thursday, September 20th.

According to Zacks, analysts expect that S&W Seed will report full year sales of $67.52 million for the current financial year, with estimates ranging from $67.19 million to $68.20 million. For the next year, analysts forecast that the business will post sales of $66.97 million per share, with estimates ranging from $62.00 million to $70.86 million. Zacks’ sales calculations are a mean average based on a survey of research firms that that provide coverage for S&W Seed.

Separately, ValuEngine lowered S&W Seed from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Saturday, June 2nd.

Shares of NASDAQ SANW remained flat at $$3.05 during mid-day trading on Thursday. The stock had a trading volume of 13,622 shares, compared to its average volume of 32,677. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.15, a quick ratio of 0.46 and a current ratio of 2.00. The firm has a market cap of $74.23 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of -30.50 and a beta of -0.46. S&W Seed has a fifty-two week low of $2.90 and a fifty-two week high of $4.40.

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in SANW. Teton Advisors Inc. grew its holdings in S&W Seed by 820.5% in the 1st quarter. Teton Advisors Inc. now owns 490,000 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,764,000 after buying an additional 436,766 shares during the last quarter. Old West Investment Management LLC grew its holdings in S&W Seed by 123.0% in the 1st quarter. Old West Investment Management LLC now owns 560,017 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,016,000 after buying an additional 308,883 shares during the last quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP grew its holdings in S&W Seed by 398.6% in the 2nd quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 126,023 shares of the company’s stock valued at $410,000 after buying an additional 100,748 shares during the last quarter. Neuberger Berman Group LLC grew its holdings in S&W Seed by 43.6% in the 1st quarter. Neuberger Berman Group LLC now owns 73,415 shares of the company’s stock valued at $264,000 after buying an additional 22,293 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Shufro Rose & Co. LLC grew its holdings in S&W Seed by 62.5% in the 2nd quarter. Shufro Rose & Co. LLC now owns 45,500 shares of the company’s stock valued at $148,000 after buying an additional 17,500 shares during the last quarter. 69.43% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

About S&W Seed

S&W Seed Company, an agricultural company, engages in breeding, growing, processing, and selling alfalfa seeds. The company sells its seeds to distributors and dealers in approximately 30 countries worldwide. S&W Seed Company was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Sacramento, California.

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