Shares of S&W Seed Co. (NASDAQ:SANW) were up 3% on Thursday . The company traded as high as $4.65 and last traded at $4.51, with a volume of 57,341 shares. The stock had previously closed at $4.38.

The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $4.40 and a 200-day moving average price of $4.34. The firm’s market cap is $80.64 million.

S&W Seed Co. (NASDAQ:SANW) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May 12th. The company reported $0.04 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.01) by $0.05. The business earned $25.01 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $20.25 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.16 EPS. The firm’s revenue was down 18.1% compared to the same quarter last year. Analysts anticipate that S&W Seed Co. will post ($0.01) earnings per share for the current year.

In other news, major shareholder Wynnefield Partners Small Cap purchased 18,038 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, June 27th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $4.25 per share, with a total value of $76,661.50. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link.

S&W Seed Company is a producer and distributor of alfalfa seed around the world. The Company’s alfalfa seed business encompasses the production, breeding and sale of non-dormant and dormant conventional varieties, and the potential for production and sale of genetically modified organism (GMO) varieties.

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