FutureFuel Corp. (NYSE:FF) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday. The energy company reported $0.02 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.20 by $0.18, Morningstar.com reports. FutureFuel Corp. had a return on equity of 12.98% and a net margin of 18.86%. The company had revenue of $68.05 million for the quarter.

FutureFuel Corp. (NYSE FF) traded down 10.09% during midday trading on Thursday, reaching $13.10. The company had a trading volume of 126,340 shares. The firm has a market capitalization of $573.11 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.62 and a beta of 1.79. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $14.80 and its 200 day moving average is $14.24. FutureFuel Corp. has a 12-month low of $10.24 and a 12-month high of $16.58.

In other FutureFuel Corp. news, Director Keith Neumeyer acquired 100,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, June 16th. The shares were acquired at an average price of $0.60 per share, with a total value of $60,000.00. 43.30% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Parkside Financial Bank & Trust boosted its position in FutureFuel Corp. by 0.4% in the second quarter. Parkside Financial Bank & Trust now owns 20,385 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $307,000 after buying an additional 83 shares in the last quarter. Arizona State Retirement System boosted its position in FutureFuel Corp. by 0.9% in the first quarter. Arizona State Retirement System now owns 11,819 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $168,000 after buying an additional 100 shares in the last quarter. Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. boosted its position in FutureFuel Corp. by 0.4% in the second quarter. Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. now owns 27,616 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $417,000 after buying an additional 100 shares in the last quarter. Texas Permanent School Fund boosted its position in FutureFuel Corp. by 0.9% in the second quarter. Texas Permanent School Fund now owns 16,610 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $251,000 after buying an additional 149 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Rhumbline Advisers boosted its position in FutureFuel Corp. by 0.6% in the second quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 47,172 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $712,000 after buying an additional 288 shares in the last quarter. 42.42% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

A number of equities research analysts have recently issued reports on FF shares. TheStreet cut FutureFuel Corp. from a “b” rating to a “c+” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 10th. BidaskClub cut FutureFuel Corp. from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, July 24th.

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FutureFuel Corp. Company Profile

FutureFuel Corp. is the holding company of FutureFuel Chemical Company. FutureFuel Chemical Company manufactures diversified chemical products, bio-based products consisting of biofuels, and bio-based specialty chemical products. FutureFuel Chemical Company conducts its operations through two segments: chemicals and biofuels.

Earnings History for FutureFuel Corp. (NYSE:FF)

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