Advanced Emissions Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADES) declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 8th, Zacks reports. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, February 21st will be given a dividend of 0.25 per share by the industrial products company on Thursday, March 8th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 11.82%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, February 20th.
Advanced Emissions Solutions (NASDAQ ADES) opened at $8.46 on Thursday. Advanced Emissions Solutions has a 1-year low of $7.00 and a 1-year high of $12.20. The firm has a market capitalization of $174.20, a price-to-earnings ratio of 5.26 and a beta of 2.11.
Advanced Emissions Solutions declared that its board has authorized a share buyback program on Monday, December 4th that authorizes the company to repurchase $10.00 million in shares. This repurchase authorization authorizes the industrial products company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are typically an indication that the company’s leadership believes its stock is undervalued.
Large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the business. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company increased its stake in Advanced Emissions Solutions by 13,343.1% during the second quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 17,476 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $160,000 after acquiring an additional 17,346 shares during the last quarter. California State Teachers Retirement System acquired a new stake in Advanced Emissions Solutions during the second quarter worth about $343,000. Finally, State Street Corp increased its stake in Advanced Emissions Solutions by 1,604.4% during the second quarter. State Street Corp now owns 253,958 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $2,327,000 after acquiring an additional 239,058 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 69.31% of the company’s stock.
A number of equities analysts have recently weighed in on ADES shares. Zacks Investment Research cut Advanced Emissions Solutions from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, January 16th. ValuEngine lowered Advanced Emissions Solutions from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, February 2nd. Finally, HC Wainwright reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $18.00 target price on shares of Advanced Emissions Solutions in a research note on Wednesday, November 8th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $16.67.
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About Advanced Emissions Solutions
ADA-ES, Inc (ADA) develops, offers, and implements environmental technologies and provides equipment and specialty chemicals that enable coal-fueled power plants to meet emissions regulations by enhancing existing air pollution control equipment. ADA’s wholly owned subsidiaries include Advanced Emissions Solutions, Inc, ADA Intellectual Property, LLC and ADA Environmental Solutions, LLC.
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