Roth Capital set a $29.00 price target on Village Farms International (NYSE:VFF) in a research note published on Tuesday morning, TipRanks reports. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the stock.

A number of other equities research analysts have also commented on the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Village Farms International from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $15.00 price objective on the stock in a report on Friday, August 16th. Craig Hallum assumed coverage on shares of Village Farms International in a research note on Monday, July 22nd. They issued a buy rating for the company.

Shares of VFF stock traded down $0.22 during trading hours on Tuesday, hitting $12.03. 477,300 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,088,149. Village Farms International has a 52 week low of $2.93 and a 52 week high of $18.10. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $11.76.

Village Farms International (NYSE:VFF) last released its quarterly earnings results on Monday, August 12th. The company reported $0.20 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.04 by $0.16. The business had revenue of $41.33 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $46.59 million.

A number of hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Toronto Dominion Bank lifted its holdings in Village Farms International by 32,788.0% during the 2nd quarter. Toronto Dominion Bank now owns 8,222 shares of the company’s stock worth $94,000 after buying an additional 8,197 shares in the last quarter. Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. increased its stake in shares of Village Farms International by 17.8% in the 2nd quarter. Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. now owns 14,601 shares of the company’s stock valued at $167,000 after buying an additional 2,201 shares during the period. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. bought a new stake in shares of Village Farms International during the second quarter worth $180,000. Jane Street Group LLC bought a new stake in shares of Village Farms International during the second quarter worth $212,000. Finally, Morgan Stanley raised its position in shares of Village Farms International by 77.3% during the second quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 860,694 shares of the company’s stock worth $9,846,000 after acquiring an additional 375,161 shares during the last quarter.

Village Farms International Company Profile

Village Farms International, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, produces, markets, and distributes greenhouse-grown tomatoes, bell peppers, and cucumbers in North America. The company operates in two segments, Produce Business and Energy Business. It also owns and operates a 7.0 megawatt power plant that generates and sells electricity to British Columbia Hydro and Power Authority.

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