|Bid||0.00 x 0|
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|Day's Range||21.10 - 21.27|
|52 Week Range||11.11 - 21.77|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||1.47|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.98 (4.63%)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Apr 30, 2021|
|1y Target Est||16.00|
From langoustines to artisanal gin, Brexit has proved a drag on exports of British agrifood products to the EU, but there is one item that has failed to make it across the English Channel at all: the beneficial nematode. The microscopic parasitic worms used by amateur gardeners and commercial growers across Europe as a natural pest-control solution for slugs and insects have proved an impossibly slippery proposition for the official bureaucracy in both the EU and the UK. At the factory in Littlehampton on the UK’s south coast that claims to be the world’s only commercial production site of slug-killing nematodes, the failure to complete a single shipment to Europe in the three months since Brexit is a source of mounting frustration.
BASF (BASFY) has seen solid earnings estimate revision activity over the past month, and belongs to a strong industry as well.
Germany's BASF is benefiting as people under lockdown fix up their homes but its CEO said the chemical maker may be left out of the party after the pandemic as consumers turn their spending to entertainment. Lockdowns are spreading as a third wave of COVID-19 infections hits Europe and the Americas, even as vaccination campaigns take hold. CEO Martin Brudermueller told Reuters that BASF, whose chemicals and plastics go into items including cars, furniture and construction materials, has benefited from purchasing activity amid lockdowns.