Best Performing Agricultural Chemicals Stocks of 2021
Updated May 4, 2021
☀ Trending Among Corona Carnage ☀ List of Best Performing Corona Vaccine Stocks, Healthcare Stocks, and Artificial Intelligence Stocks. Among the various stocks of the U.S.-listed companies belonging to the Agricultural Chemicals sector or business segment, which ones have been the front-runners in terms of generating the highest returns for the investors? Here is the following list comprising of those top 10 America-listed stocks of the 'Agricultural Chemicals' sector, industry or business segment (or index), which have generated the best returns in terms of price changes between the end of previous year and the date of writing.
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Top Agricultural Chemicals Stocks With Highest Returns
The following list presents stocks of the companies which belong to the broader Agricultural Chemicals sector or the stock market index, their corresponding prices as of given date, and the percentage gains realized: 1) China Green Agriculture, Inc. (CGA)
Here's a look at the basic details and how the above mentioned stocks fared during the period:
China Green Agriculture
China Green Agriculture, Inc., incorporated on August 29, 2007, is engaged in the research, development, production and sale of various types of fertilizers and agricultural products in the Peoples Republic ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of China Green Agriculture. The China-headquartered company China Green Agriculture, Inc. (CGA) is ranked number one among the best performing stocks of Agricultural Chemicals of 2021. The Basic Industries sector business falls under the Agricultural Chemicals industrial sub-sector. Since the start of the year 2021, the stock price of China Green Agriculture has changed by 255.56 percent, which is calculated based on the previous year's closing price of $3.6 per share and year-to-date closing price of $12.8 per share as of writing. The market value of the company as indicated by its market-cap changed from $22.86 million to $106.88 million during the same period. Along with Agricultural Chemicals, the company is also in the business of Basic Industries, Basic Materials, Agricultural Inputs, China, Agriculture, among other usual products and services.
CVR Partners LP
CVR Partners, LP produces, distributes, and markets nitrogen fertilizer products in the United States. It offers ammonia products for agricultural and industrial customers; and urea ammonium nitrate p ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of CVR Partners LP. During the given months of the year 2021, CVR Partners, LP (UAN) was successful in generating YTD returns of 247.94 percentage which helped it gain the number two spot in the list of the top performing stocks which generated maximum returns during year 2021 till date. As of December of the previous year, the stock of the Texas, TX-based CVR Partners LP closed at a price of $16.02 per share, while it traded at a price of $55.74 per share as of May 4, 2021. The company's market cap changed from $177.8 million to $595.99 million during the same period YTD. The company is classified under the Basic Industries industry sector and further specialized as a Agricultural Chemicals sector business.
The Mosaic Company, incorporated on March 25, 2004, is a producer and marketer of concentrated phosphate and potash crop nutrients. The Company operates through three segments: Phosphates, Potash and International ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Mosaic. Rank number three in the coveted list is held by The Mosaic Company (MOS) for being among the top performing stocks of 2021. Headquartered in Plymouth, Minnesota, the Basic Industries sector company is categorized under the industrial sub-sector of Agricultural Chemicals. Since the start of the year 2021, stock of Mosaic has so far gained 49.2 percentage, based on the previous year's closing price of $23.01 per share and year-to-date price of $34.33 per share. During the same period, the market capitalization of the company changed from $8.72 billion to $13.04 billion. The stock of Mosaic continues to be a major constituent of many leading stock indexes which include Wilshire 5000 index, S&P 500 index, and several other broader level multi-cap market indicators.
Marrone Bio Innovations
Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc., incorporated on June 15, 2006, offers bio-based pest management and plant health products. The Companys bio-based products include naturally occurring microorganisms, such as bacteria, fungi and ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Marrone Bio Innovations. At number four in the list of top stocks stands Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc. (MBII), which saw a change in its stock price from the level of $1.25 apiece during previous year December end to the price of $1.76 per share as of May 4, 2021. It translates to a change of 40.8 percentage. The California, CA-headquartered Basic Industries sector company also saw its market value change from $190.75 million to $308.51 million. The Agricultural Chemicals specialist also managed to outperform some of the major stock market indexes of which it is a part of. They include the Wilshire 5000 index, Russell 2000 index, and a handful of other multi-capitalization indexes.
Israel Chemicals Shs
Israel Chemicals Ltd. operates as a specialty minerals company worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Essential Minerals and Specialty Solutions. The company extracts potash from the Dead Sea; mi ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Israel Chemicals Shs. Israel Chemicals Shs (ICL) has moved by 34.06 percentage over the given period of 2021-YTD, helping it gain a place at number five among the top performing stocks. The Basic Industries sector company managed to achieve the feat as its stock price changed from $5.05 apiece to the price of $6.77 per share between the end of December of the previous year and May 4, 2021. The smart run of the Tel Aviv, -based Agricultural Chemicals sector company lead to a handsome gain in its marketcap which changed from $6.43 billion to $8.66 billion over the same duration.
American Vanguard Corporation (AVD), incorporated on January 2, 1969, operates as a holding company. The Company conducts its business through its subsidiaries, AMVAC Chemical Corporation (AMVAC), GemChem, Inc. (GemChem), 2110 ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of American Vanguard. American Vanguard (AVD) generated percentage returns of 31.57 percent during the 2021 year-to-date. Its returns are based on the share price which moved from $15.52 per share from the previous year-end to the price of $20.42 per share as of May 4, 2021. The company's value, as indicated by the market-cap figure, changed from $470.06 million to $629.53 million during the same period. The company is categorized as a Basic Industries speciality business with further classification in the Agricultural Chemicals sub-category. Based in California, CA, the YTD performance of the Agricultural Chemicals sector also fared better than that of the returns generated by some of the closley tracked stock market indexes. The company is a part of Wilshire 5000 index, Russell 2000 index, and a few other wider multi-cap stock market indexes.
CF Industries Holdings, Inc., incorporated on April 15, 2005, is a manufacturer and distributor of nitrogen fertilizer, and other nitrogen products. The Companys nitrogen fertilizer products are ammonia, granular urea, ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of CF Industries. The Deerfield, Illinois-based Basic Industries sector company CF Industries Holdings Inc (CF) holds the number seven spot among the best performing stocks of the Agricultural Chemicals sector. Classified as the Agricultural Chemicals business, the stock price of CF Industries ended the previous year at a price of $38.71 per share while it reached the level of $49.62 apiece as of May 4, 2021 translating to a percentage change in stock price of 28.18%. As of writing, the company's market-cap value stands at $10.64 billion. Few leading stock market index includes CF Industries in their constituent list. They include Wilshire 5000 index, S&P 500 index, and a few other larger indexes which are part of the stock market.
The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (Scotts Miracle-Gro), incorporated on November 22, 2004, is a manufacturer and marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products. The Companys segments include Global Consumer. In ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Scotts Miracle-Gro. Based on the market-cap change from $11.09 billion to $12.7 billion during the given months of the year 2021 and the share price change from $199.14 per share to a price of $227.98 per share as of May 4, 2021, Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (SMG) was successful in generating YTD returns of 14.48 percentage. Standing at the number eight rank in the top performing list of Agricultural Chemicals stocks, the Ohio, OH-based Scotts Miracle-Gro is categorized as the Agricultural Chemicals sub-sector business which falls under the larger Basic Industries sector. It is also a part of few famous stock indexes that are used to track the overall performance of the stock market. They include Wilshire 5000 index, and a few more broader-level indexes that are actively tracked in the market.
Arcadia Biosciences, Inc., incorporated on February 17, 2015, is an agricultural biotechnology trait company. The Company develops a portfolio of yield and traits addressing multiple crops that supply the global ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Arcadia Biosciences. The California, CA-based Arcadia Biosciences, Inc. (RKDA) belongs to the Basic Industries sector and is categorized as a Agricultural Chemicals company. The stock of Arcadia Biosciences ended the previous year at a price of $2.53 per share. As of May 4, 2021, the stock price has reached $2.59 apiece, which indicates a change of 2.37 percent making the company rank among the top performing stocks of the Agricultural Chemicals for the year 2021 till date. At the end of the last year, company's market capitalization stood at $27.41 million. It has now changed to $55.26 million as of writing. Arcadia Biosciences continues to be a leading constituent of many major stock market indexes like Wilshire 5000 index, and several other broader level multi-cap market indicators.
Evogene Ltd. (Evogene) is a biotechnology company for the improvement of crop productivity. The Company is engaged in developing seed traits for improved yield and abiotic stress tolerance, seed traits ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Evogene. The number ten spot in the list of top performing stocks of the Agricultural Chemicals sector is taken by Evogene Ltd. (EVGN). The company's stock price changed from $4.7 per share at the end of December of the previous year to the price of $4.13 per share as of writing. Overall, the stock managed to realized price change of -12.13 percent during the given time period. The corresponding change in the market capitalization value of the Israel-based Basic Industries sector company was from $171.95 million to $169.9 million. Being ranked in the top 10 best performing stocks of the Agricultural Chemicals sector, the company also succeeded in outperforming the returns generated by some of the popular stock market indexes.This page is updated every week/month. Bookmark this site to track the best performing stocks regularly.