According to Zacks, “FutureFuel Chemical Company manufacturers diversified chemical products and biobased products comprised of biofuels and biobased specialty chemical products. The Biofuel product segment is focused on the production and commercialization of biodiesel while products offered by the chemical business segment mainly includes bleach activator, herbicide and performance chemicals. FutureFuel Chemical Company is based in Arkansas, USA. “
FutureFuel Corp. (NYSE:FF) opened at 11.82 on Monday. The firm has a market cap of $516.78 million, a PE ratio of 8.72 and a beta of 1.31. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $11.32 and its 200 day moving average is $11.20. FutureFuel Corp. has a 12 month low of $9.77 and a 12 month high of $16.08.
FutureFuel Corp. (NYSE:FF) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 9th. The company reported $0.33 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.24 by $0.09. FutureFuel Corp. had a return on equity of 15.02% and a net margin of 23.21%. The firm had revenue of $67.88 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $93.50 million. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.09 EPS. The firm’s quarterly revenue was down 35.1% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities analysts forecast that FutureFuel Corp. will post $1.00 earnings per share for the current year.
Institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Vanguard Group Inc. increased its position in FutureFuel Corp. by 4.1% in the second quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 1,867,697 shares of the company’s stock worth $20,320,000 after buying an additional 73,267 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its position in FutureFuel Corp. by 3.2% in the second quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 1,675,776 shares of the company’s stock worth $18,232,000 after buying an additional 51,503 shares during the period. Royal Bank of Canada increased its position in FutureFuel Corp. by 25.7% in the second quarter. Royal Bank of Canada now owns 1,631,867 shares of the company’s stock worth $17,755,000 after buying an additional 333,951 shares during the period. BlackRock Fund Advisors increased its position in FutureFuel Corp. by 5.1% in the second quarter. BlackRock Fund Advisors now owns 1,592,604 shares of the company’s stock worth $17,328,000 after buying an additional 77,222 shares during the period. Finally, Renaissance Technologies LLC increased its position in FutureFuel Corp. by 8.3% in the first quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 1,283,000 shares of the company’s stock worth $15,127,000 after buying an additional 98,100 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 38.53% of the company’s stock.
About FutureFuel Corp.
FutureFuel Corp. is engaged in the chemical and biofuels business. The FutureFuel Chemical Company, a subsidiary of Company, manufactures chemical products and bio-based products comprising biofuels and bio-based specialty chemical products. The Company operates in two segments: chemicals and biofuels.
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