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American Vanguard Corp. Daily Stock Analysis
Stock Information
Open
19.00
Close
18.75
High
19.05
Low
18.70
Previous Close
18.75
Daily Price Gain
0.00
YTD High
24.00
YTD High Date
Oct 13, 2017
YTD Low
14.61
YTD Low Date
Mar 7, 2017
YTD Price Change
0.15
YTD Gain
0.78%
52 Week High
24.00
52 Week High Date
Oct 13, 2017
52 Week Low
14.61
52 Week Low Date
Mar 7, 2017
52 Week Price Change
-0.19
52 Week Gain
-1.02%
Company Information
Stock Symbol
AVD
Exchange
NYSE
Company URL
http://www.american-vanguard.com
Company Phone
949-260-1200
CEO
Eric Glenn Wintemute
Headquarters
California
Business Address
4695 MACARTHUR COURT, NEWPORT BEACH, CA 92660
Sector
Equity
Industry Category
Chemicals
Industry Group
Agricultural Chemicals
CIK
0000005981
About

American Vanguard Corp. is a holding company which engages in manufacturing of agricultural chemicals. The company develops and markets products for crop protection, turf and ornamental markets, and public health applications. Its subsidiary, AMVAC Chemical Corp. manufactures insecticides, fungicides, herbicides, molluscicides, growth regulators, and soil fumigants, are marketed in liquid, powder, and granular forms. The Company was founded by Herbert A. Kraft and Glenn A. Wintemute in January 1969 and is headquartered in Newport Beach, CA.

Description

American Vanguard Corporation, through its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and markets specialty chemicals for agricultural, commercial, and consumer uses in the United States and internationally. The company manufactures and formulates chemicals, including insecticides, fungicides, herbicides, molluscicides, growth regulators, and soil fumigants in liquid, powder, and granular forms for crops, turf and ornamental plants, and human and animal health protection. American Vanguard Corporation distributes its products through national distribution companies and buying groups or co-operatives; and through sales offices and sales force executives. The company was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Newport Beach, California.