Terrance C. Z. Egger Buys 2,895 Shares of FutureFuel Corp. (NYSE:FF) Stock

FutureFuel Corp. (NYSE:FF) Director Terrance C. Z. Egger purchased 2,895 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, June 5th. The stock was bought at an average price of $10.33 per share, with a total value of $29,905.35. Following the completion of the purchase, the director now owns 4,895 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $50,565.35. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link.

FF stock traded down $0.01 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $11.69. The company had a trading volume of 255,312 shares, compared to its average volume of 136,015. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $11.12. The company has a market capitalization of $486.86 million, a P/E ratio of 21.00 and a beta of 1.93. FutureFuel Corp. has a 52 week low of $10.22 and a 52 week high of $19.31.

FutureFuel (NYSE:FF) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Friday, May 10th. The energy company reported $0.13 earnings per share for the quarter. FutureFuel had a return on equity of 5.82% and a net margin of 8.05%. The firm had revenue of $48.50 million during the quarter.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in FF. Bank of New York Mellon Corp lifted its position in shares of FutureFuel by 1.3% in the third quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 473,647 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $8,781,000 after buying an additional 6,077 shares during the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. lifted its position in shares of FutureFuel by 1.9% in the third quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 2,737,315 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $50,750,000 after buying an additional 50,761 shares during the last quarter. Quantamental Technologies LLC acquired a new stake in shares of FutureFuel in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $28,000. New York State Teachers Retirement System lifted its position in shares of FutureFuel by 61.0% in the fourth quarter. New York State Teachers Retirement System now owns 19,484 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $309,000 after buying an additional 7,384 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Arizona State Retirement System lifted its position in shares of FutureFuel by 6.2% in the fourth quarter. Arizona State Retirement System now owns 39,745 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $630,000 after buying an additional 2,306 shares during the last quarter. 48.22% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

Separately, TheStreet downgraded FutureFuel from a “b” rating to a “c+” rating in a research note on Friday, May 10th.

FutureFuel Company Profile

FutureFuel Corp., through its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells diversified chemical products, bio-based products, and bio-based specialty chemical products in the United States. It operates in two segments, Chemicals and Biofuels. The Chemicals segment manufactures and sells custom chemicals, including agrochemicals and intermediates, laundry detergent additives, biocides intermediates, specialty polymers, dyes, stabilizers, and chemicals intermediates; and chemicals used in consumer products consisting of cosmetics and personal care products, specialty polymers, and specialty products used in the fuels industry.

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