Analyst Upgrades – Astec Industries (NASDAQ:ASTE) Stock Gets Upgraded By Dougherty & Co from Neutral to Buy

Analyst Ratings For Astec Industries (NASDAQ:ASTE)

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Today, Astec Industries (NASDAQ:ASTE) stock received an upgrade by Dougherty & Co from Neutral to Buy.

Some recent analyst ratings include

  • 2/21/2018-Dougherty & Co Upgrade from a “Neutral ” rating to a ” Buy” rating.
  • 2/13/2018-William Blair Reiterated Rating of Buy.
  • 1/23/2018-Seaport Global Securities Reiterated Rating of Hold.
  • 10/3/2017-Robert W. Baird Upgrade from a “Neutral ” rating to a ” Outperform” rating.
  • 3/7/2017-Griffin Securities Reiterated Rating of Buy.

Dividend information for Astec Industries (NASDAQ:ASTE)

Astec Industries (NASDAQ:ASTE) pays an annual dividend of $0.40 with a yield of 0.67%.

Dividend History for Astec Industries (NASDAQ:ASTE)

  • On 10/26/2017 Astec Industries announced a Quarterly dividend of $0.10 0.77% with an ex dividend date of 11/10/2017 which will be payable on 11/29/2017.
  • On 7/28/2017 Astec Industries announced a Quarterly dividend of $0.10 0.8% with an ex dividend date of 8/9/2017 which will be payable on 8/29/2017.
  • On 5/1/2017 Astec Industries announced a Quarterly dividend of $0.10 0.63% with an ex dividend date of 5/9/2017 which will be payable on 5/26/2017.
  • On 2/27/2017 Astec Industries announced a Quarterly dividend of $0.10 0.63% with an ex dividend date of 3/8/2017 which will be payable on 3/28/2017.
  • On 10/31/2016 Astec Industries announced a Quarterly dividend of $0.10 0.73% with an ex dividend date of 11/8/2016 which will be payable on 11/28/2016.
  • On 8/3/2016 Astec Industries announced a quarterly dividend of $0.10 0.67% with an ex dividend date of 8/9/2016 which will be payable on 8/29/2016.
  • On 5/2/2016 Astec Industries announced a quarterly dividend of $0.10 0.82% with an ex dividend date of 5/9/2016 which will be payable on 5/27/2016.

Recent Insider Trading Activity For Astec Industries (NASDAQ:ASTE)
Astec Industries (NASDAQ:ASTE) has insider ownership of 1.70% and institutional ownership of 82.27%.

  • On 2/28/2017 W Norman Smith, Vice Chairman, sold 5,000 with an average share price of $62.77 per share and the total transaction amounting to $313,850.00.
  • On 11/30/2016 Michael A. Bremmer, Insider, sold 1,699 with an average share price of $66.93 per share and the total transaction amounting to $113,714.07.
  • On 11/10/2016 Tommie Kruger, Insider, sold 1,945 with an average share price of $63.36 per share and the total transaction amounting to $123,235.20.
  • On 11/9/2016 John J. Irvine III, Insider, sold 3,221 with an average share price of $64.51 per share and the total transaction amounting to $207,786.71.
  • On 8/5/2016 David C Silvious, CFO, sold 1,076 with an average share price of $59.98 per share and the total transaction amounting to $64,538.48.
  • On 8/1/2016 Stephen C. Anderson, VP, sold 1,070 with an average share price of $60.59 per share and the total transaction amounting to $64,831.30.
  • On 8/1/2016 W Norman Smith, Vice Chairman, sold 10,000 with an average share price of $60.22 per share and the total transaction amounting to $602,200.00.

Recent Trading Activity for Astec Industries (NASDAQ:ASTE)
Shares of Astec Industries closed the previous trading session at 62.22 up +2.19 3.65% with 64.80000305175781 shares trading hands.

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