Analysts Anticipate S&W Seed (SANW) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $14.31 Million

Wall Street analysts forecast that S&W Seed (NASDAQ:SANW) will post sales of $14.31 million for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Four analysts have provided estimates for S&W Seed’s earnings, with the lowest sales estimate coming in at $10.00 million and the highest estimate coming in at $20.00 million. S&W Seed posted sales of $10.71 million during the same quarter last year, which suggests a positive year over year growth rate of 33.6%. The business is expected to announce its next earnings report on Thursday, November 8th.

According to Zacks, analysts expect that S&W Seed will report full year sales of $65.34 million for the current financial year, with estimates ranging from $62.00 million to $70.86 million. For the next financial year, analysts anticipate that the business will report sales of $70.00 million. Zacks’ sales calculations are a mean average based on a survey of sell-side research firms that that provide coverage for S&W Seed.

S&W Seed (NASDAQ:SANW) last released its earnings results on Thursday, September 20th. The company reported ($0.18) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.08) by ($0.10). S&W Seed had a negative return on equity of 6.13% and a negative net margin of 7.37%. The business had revenue of $9.89 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $13.33 million.

Separately, B. Riley cut their target price on S&W Seed from $4.50 to $4.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research note on Monday, September 24th.

NASDAQ SANW traded down $0.07 on Wednesday, hitting $2.72. 4,352 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 39,882. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.15, a current ratio of 2.00 and a quick ratio of 0.46. S&W Seed has a 52 week low of $2.35 and a 52 week high of $4.40. The stock has a market capitalization of $72.42 million, a PE ratio of -12.36 and a beta of -0.43.

An institutional investor recently raised its position in S&W Seed stock. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP lifted its stake in shares of S&W Seed (NASDAQ:SANW) by 398.6% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 126,023 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 100,748 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP owned about 0.52% of S&W Seed worth $410,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 65.91% of the company’s stock.

S&W Seed Company Profile

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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