Origin Agritech Limited is part of the consumer defensive sector and consumer packaged goods industry. The company CEO is Gengchen Han. Origin Agritech along with its subsidiaries is an agricultural biotechnology company serving China. It is engaged in crop seed breeding, genetic improvement and the production, processing, distribution of seeds and related technical services.

Previous Intraday Performance:

The SEED shares had a previous change of -0.29% which opened at 6.89 and closed at 6.80. It moved to an intraday high of 6.89 and a low of 6.61.

PR Newswire:  Origin Agritech Appoints New Director

Historical Performance:

Over the last five trading days, SEED shares returned 2.26% and in the past 30 trading days it returned 5.43%. Over three months, it changed -5.56%. In one year it has changed -22.14% and within that year its 52-week high was 15.20 and its 52-week low was 4.75. SEED stock is 43.16% above its 52 Week Low.

Our calculations result in a 200 day moving average of 6.84 and a 50 day moving average of 6.35. Right now, SEED stock is trading -0.62% below its 200 day moving average and may be a great opportunity to buy, but should check other technical indicators to confirm a buy signal.

PR Newswire:  Origin Agritech Appoints New Director


The company has a market cap of $1.6m with 233,431 shares outstanding and a float of 0 shares. Trading volume was 9,712 shares and has experienced an average volume of 14,634 shares. Our calculation, using the current average volume and close price, leads me to believe that the liquidity is bad, highly speculative and an investor may want to avoid this stock.


The last annual reported EPS for Origin Agritech Limited was -4.87 which ended on 30th of September 2017.

Below was the last reported quarterly earnings per share:
09-30-2018:  0.00 (estimated)
03-31-2018:  0.00
12-31-2017:  0.00
09-30-2017:  0.00

The next earnings report will be: 03-26-2019

The growth of the EPS is critical in understanding the current valuation of Origin Agritech Limited; it is usually expressed as a percentage and is then referred to as the EPS growth rate, which at this time is hard to estimate, but revenue growth has been 146.50% over the last twelve months.

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Based on the latest filings, there is 0.70% of institutional ownership.

I calculated the beta to be 0.90

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Fundamental Numbers:

Based on last reported financials, the company’s return on equity is -38.75%, return on assets is -7.37% and price-to-book is 1.17.

Company Score Card:

Results are out of six:
 0  : Growth Expectations Result
 1  : Financial Safety Result
 0  : Past Performance Result
 1  : Valuation Result
 0  : Dividend Safety Result
 0  : Overall Result

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