Adams Stock Buy Hold or Sell Recommendation

AE -  USA Stock  

USD 27.66  0.60  2.22%

Allowing for the 90-day total investment horizon and your above-average risk tolerance, our recommendation regarding Adams Resources Energy is 'Strong Sell'. Macroaxis provides Adams Resources buy-hold-or-sell recommendation only in the context of selected investment horizon and investor attitude towards risk assumed by holding AE positions. The advice algorithm takes into account all of Adams Resources' available fundamental, technical, and predictive indicators you will find on this site.

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The advice is provided from Adams Resources' buy-and-hold perspective. Please continue to Adams Resources Analyst Recommendation to compare Macroaxis Buy or Sell Recommendation with the current analyst consensus. To check ratings for multiple equity instruments, please use the Instant Ratings tool. We conduct extensive research on individual companies such as Adams and provide practical buy, sell, or hold advice based on selected investing horizon and risk tolerance towards Adams Resources Energy.

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Economic Sensitivity

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For the selected time horizon Adams Resources Energy has a Mean Deviation of 3.29, Standard Deviation of 5.31 and Variance of 28.17
Our investment recommendation module complements current analysts and expert consensus on Adams Resources. It analyzes the firm potential to grow using all fundamental, technical, and market related data available at the time. To make sure Adams Resources is not overpriced, please confirm all Adams Resources Energy fundamentals, including its profit margin, shares owned by insiders, price to book, as well as the relationship between the current valuation and number of shares shorted . Given that Adams Resources Energy has a price to earning of 127.13 X, we suggest you to validate Adams Resources Energy market performance and probability of bankruptcy to ensure the company can sustain itself in the current economic cycle given your prevailing risk tolerance and investing horizon.

Adams Resources Trading Alerts and Improvement Suggestions

Adams Resources generates negative expected return over the last 90 days
Adams Resources has high historical volatility and very poor performance
About 47.0% of the company shares are held by company insiders
Latest headline from Adams Resources Energy Inc. falls -1.8900 percent for June 16 -

Adams Resources current analysts advice

We track the performance of the top 100 financial experts across various large and mid-size financial boutiques. Adams analyst recommendations are determined by taking all analyst recommendations and averaging them as Strong Buy, Buy, Hold, Strong Sell or Sell. There is no one specific way to measure analysis performance other than comparing it to the past results via a very sophisticated attribution analysis. Adams analyst consensus and target price projections should be used in combination with other traditional techniques such as stock price forecasting, technical analysis, earnings estimate, and various momentum models.
Target Mean Price39.75
Target Median Price39.75
Target High Price39.75
Recommendation Mean1.00
Number Of Analyst Opinions1
Target Low Price39.75
The consensus estimates and target price estimation comprises individual analyst assessments, and may or may not mutch the Macroaxis buy or sell advice. It is determined by taking an average of all analyst recommendations and classifying them as Strong Buy, Buy, Hold, or Sell.

Adams Resources Returns Distribution Density

The chart of the probability distribution of Adams Resources stock daily returns describes the distribution of returns around its average expected value. We use Adams Resources Energy' stock's Value At Risk and its Upside Potential as a relative measure of the distribution. The distribution of Adams Resources returns is essential to provide solid investment advice for Adams Resources stock.
Mean Return-0.08Value At Risk-6.58
Potential Upside7.37Standard Deviation5.31
 Return Density 
Investment risk management requires an estimate of the probability of extreme price changes. Therefore, the correct representation of the distribution of Adams Resources historical returns presented in an easy-to-digest graphical form helps investors and money managers understand the risk-reward trade-off of different investement strategies.

Adams Stock Institutional Investors

Have you ever been surprised when a price of an equity instrument such as Adams Resources is soaring high without any particular reason? This is usually happening because many institutional investors are aggressively trading Adams Resources Energy backward and forwards among themselves. Adams Resources' institutional investor refers to the entity that pools money to purchase Adams Resources' securities or originate loans. Institutional investors include commercial and private banks, credit unions, insurance companies, pension funds, hedge funds, endowments, and mutual funds. Operating companies that invest excess capital in these types of assets may also be included in the term and may influence corporate governance by exercising voting rights in their investments.
Security TypeSharesValue
Dimensional Fund Advisors LpCommon Shares338.9 K9.5 M
Renaissance Technologies LlcCommon Shares272.2 K7.6 M
Blackrock IncCommon Shares203.9 K5.7 M
Fmr LlcCommon Shares137.6 K3.9 M
Wells Fargo CompanyCommon Shares131.6 K3.7 M
Vanguard Group IncCommon Shares104.7 K2.9 M
Ancora Advisors LlcCommon Shares84.7 K2.4 M
Note, although Adams Resources' institutional investors appear to be way more sophisticated than retail investors, it remains unclear if professional active investment managers can reliably enhance risk-adjusted returns by an amount that exceeds fees and expenses.

Adams Resources Cash Flow Accounts

201620172018201920202021 (projected)
Capital Expenditure(4.78 M)(1.92 M)(9.69 M)(32.06 M)(493 K)(531.92 K)
Depreciation Amortization and Accretion18.79 M13.6 M10.65 M16.64 M18.57 M17.34 M
Net Cash Flow or Change in Cash and Cash Equivalents(4.54 M)22.05 M7.67 M5.19 M(70.19 M)(72.04 M)
Net Cash Flow from Investing(7.77 M)(216 K)(19.14 M)(36.04 M)(19.66 M)(21.22 M)
Net Cash Flow from Operations6.94 M26.1 M31.01 M46.9 M(44 M)(45.16 M)

Adams Resources Greeks

Most traded equities are subject to two types of risk - systematic (i.e., market) and unsystematic (i.e., nonmarket or company-specific) risk. Unsystematic risk is the risk that events specific to Adams Resources or Energy sector will adversely affect the stock's price. This type of risk can be diversified away by owning several different stocks in different industries whose stock prices have shown a small correlation to each other. On the other hand, systematic risk is the risk that Adams Resources stock's price will be affected by overall stock market movements and cannot be diversified away. So, no matter how many positions you have, you cannot eliminate market risk. However, you can measure a Adams stock's historical response to market movements and buy it if you are comfortable with its volatility direction. Beta and standard deviation are two commonly used measures to help you make the right decision.
Alpha over DOW
Beta against DOW0.29
Overall volatility
Information ratio -0.02

Adams Resources Volatility Alert

Adams Resources Energy exhibits very low volatility with skewness of 2.47 and kurtosis of 11.46. However, we advise investors to further study Adams Resources Energy technical indicators to make sure all market info is available and is reliable. Understanding different market volatility trends often help investors to time the market. Properly using volatility indicators enable traders to measure Adams Resources' stock risk against market volatility during both bullying and bearish trends. The higher level of volatility that comes with bear markets can directly impact Adams Resources' stock price while adding stress to investors as they watch their shares' value plummet. This usually forces investors to rebalance their portfolios by buying different stocks as prices fall.

Adams Resources Fundamentals Vs Peers

Comparing Adams Resources' fundamentals to the average values of its peers is one of the most widely used and accepted methods of equity analyses. It helps to analyze Adams Resources' direct or indirect competition across all of the common fundamentals between Adams Resources and the related equities. This way, we can detect undervalued stocks with similar characteristics as Adams Resources or determine the stocks which would be an excellent addition to an existing portfolio. Peer analysis of Adams Resources' fundamental indicators could also be used in its relative valuation, which is a method of valuing Adams Resources by comparing valuation metrics with those of similar companies.
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Adams Resources Market Momentum

Traders often use several daily momentume indicators to supplement a more traditional technical analysis when analyzing securities such as Adams . With many different options, investors must choose the best indicators for them and familiarize themselves with how they work. We suggest combining traditional momentum indicators with more near-term forms of technical analysis such as Accumulation Distribution or Daily Balance Of Power. With their quantitative nature, daily value technical indicators can also be incorporated into your automated trading systems.
Accumulation Distribution923.98
Daily Balance Of Power0.5042
Rate Of Daily Change1.02
Day Median Price27.1
Day Typical Price27.28
Market Facilitation Index1.0E-4
Price Action Indicator0.87

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 2018 2019 2020 2021 (projected)
Receivables85.2 M94.53 M99.8 M137.38 M
Inventories22.78 M26.41 M19.34 M18.04 M

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The market value of Adams Resources Energy is measured differently than its book value, which is the value of Adams that is recorded on the company's balance sheet. Investors also form their own opinion of Adams Resources' value that differs from its market value or its book value, called intrinsic value, which is Adams Resources' true underlying value. Investors use various methods to calculate intrinsic value and buy a stock when its market value falls below its intrinsic value. Because Adams Resources' market value can be influenced by many factors that don't directly affect Adams Resources Energy underlying business (such as pandemic or basic market pessimism), market value can vary widely from intrinsic value.
Please note, there is a significant difference between Adams Resources' value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine Adams Resources value by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, Adams Resources' price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.