Media headlines about Adecoagro (NYSE:AGRO) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Adecoagro earned a news impact score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the company an impact score of 46.4794032452972 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near future.

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AGRO has been the topic of several recent research reports. Santander initiated coverage on Adecoagro in a research report on Tuesday, July 17th. They issued a “buy” rating on the stock. Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and set a $11.00 target price on shares of Adecoagro in a research note on Friday, July 27th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised Adecoagro from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $8.50 target price for the company in a research note on Tuesday, May 15th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating, one has assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $10.00.

Shares of AGRO stock traded up $0.21 during trading hours on Friday, hitting $8.47. 597,375 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 599,599. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.02, a current ratio of 2.14 and a quick ratio of 1.24. The company has a market cap of $1.01 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 105.88 and a beta of 1.09. Adecoagro has a fifty-two week low of $7.20 and a fifty-two week high of $11.15.

About Adecoagro

Adecoagro SA, an agricultural company, engages in farming crops and other agricultural products, dairy operations, sugar, ethanol and energy production, and land transformation activities in South America. The company is involved in planting, harvesting, and selling grains, oilseeds, and fibers, including wheat, corn, soybeans, cotton, sunflowers, and others; and providing grain warehousing/conditioning, and handling and drying services to third parties.

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