The Chart of the Day belongs to AgroFresh Solutions (AGFS). I found the specialty chemical stock by using Barchart to sort the Russell 3000 Index stocks first for the highest Weighted Alpha, then again for technical buy signals of 80% or more. Since the Trend Spotter signaled a buy on 6/19 the stock gained 10.46%.
AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. is engaged in providing data driven specialty chemical solutions. Its flagship product is the SmartFresh(TM) Quality System, a freshness protection technology proven to maintain firmness, texture and appearance of fruits during storage and transport. AgroFresh Solutions, Inc., formerly known as Boulevard Acquisition Corp., is headquartered in Collegeville, Pennsylvania.
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Barchart technical indicators:
- 96% technical buy signals
- Trend Spotter buy signal
- Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
- 10 new highs and up 15.49% in the last month
- Relative Strength Index 68.71
- Technical support level at 8.22
- Recently traded at 8.13 with a 50 day moving average of 5.62
- Market Cap $421 million
- Due to some recent legal activity ( which they won a few days ago) analysts stopped following the stock for awhile
- Earnings are estimated to increase 79.50% this year, an additional 75.00% next year and continue to compound at an annual rate of 15.00% for the next 5 years
- Individual investors following the stock on Motley Fool voted 45 to 2 that the stock will beat the market