Stephen Simpson, CFA
Long only, growth at reasonable price, value, research analyst

S&W Seed Company Still Building Toward Big Things

Sometimes it's better if a company can do what it needs to do without investors flipping out over every quarterly report or speculating on long-distant product opportunities. I believe that is particularly true in the case of agriculture, where it is pretty much impossible to accelerate the growing seasons and where companies deal with a customer base that is notoriously stubborn and risk-averse.

That brings me back around to S&W Seed Company (NASDAQ:SANW). This company had a pretty exciting 2012 and 2013, due in part to enthusiasm over the company's efforts to grow stevia but also do to general excitement over most things in the agricultural sector. With less bullishness in ag stocks, as well as setbacks in...

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