Green Plains Renewable Energy Company Profile (NASDAQ:GPRE)

About Green Plains Renewable Energy

Green Plains Renewable Energy logoGreen Plains Inc. (Green Plains) is a vertically integrated producer, marketer and distributor of ethanol. The Company operates through four segments: Ethanol Production, Agribusiness, Marketing and Distribution, and Partnership. The Company's ethanol production segment is engaged in the production of ethanol and related distillers grain. Its ethanol production segment includes over 10 ethanol plants in Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia. The Company owns and operates grain handling and storage assets through its agribusiness segment. The Company's marketing and distribution segment is engaged in marketing and providing logistical services for ethanol and other commodities for a third-party ethanol producer. The Company's partnership segment provides fuel storage and transportation services by owning, operating, developing and acquiring ethanol and fuel storage tanks, terminals, transportation assets and other related assets and businesses.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Sub-Industry: Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: GPRE
  • CUSIP: 39322210
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $26.75
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $25.80
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $21.13
  • 52-Week Range: $12.39 - $28.37
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.55
  • P/E Growth: 5.12
  • Market Cap: $1.02B
  • Outstanding Shares: 38,244,000
  • Beta: 1.36
  • Net Margins: -0.43%
  • Return on Equity: -1.41%
  • Return on Assets: -0.70%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.51%
  • Current Ratio: 2.13%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.47%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Green Plains Renewable Energy (NASDAQ:GPRE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.86)
Consensus Price Target: $27.57 (3.07% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Green Plains Renewable Energy (NASDAQ:GPRE)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/5/2016Roth CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$25.00 -> $33.00View Rating Details
10/5/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuy$32.00View Rating Details
10/4/2016StephensUpgradeEqual Weight -> Overweight$32.00View Rating Details
2/16/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Lower Price TargetBuy$31.00 -> $28.00View Rating Details
2/13/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingHold$18.00 -> $14.00View Rating Details
11/19/2015BB&T Corp.Initiated CoverageBuy$27.00 -> $27.00View Rating Details
11/18/2015Credit Suisse Group AGInitiated CoverageOutperform$19.53 -> $27.00View Rating Details
10/13/2015Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
10/6/2015WedbushReiterated RatingHold$29.00 -> $25.00View Rating Details
7/21/2015Barclays PLCInitiated CoverageOverweight$21.00View Rating Details
7/21/2015Bank of America Corp.Initiated CoverageBuy$22.00View Rating Details
7/7/2015Vertical ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$32.00View Rating Details
2/3/2015Feltl & Co.DowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
2/3/2015Imperial CapitalInitiated CoverageIn -> line$50.00 -> $30.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Green Plains Renewable Energy (NASDAQ:GPRE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/1/2016Q216($0.08)$0.21$803.62 million$887.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q116($0.31)($0.63)$751.28 million$749.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2016Q415$0.19($0.09)$751.23 million$739.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q315$0.15$0.34$727.59 million$21.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215$0.41$0.19$712.64 million$744.49 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2015Q115$0.11($0.09)$724.60 million$738.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2015Q414$0.99$1.07$749.80 million$829.94 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2014Q314$0.96$1.03$817.40 million$833.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q214$0.96$0.82$854.13 million$837.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q114$0.77$1.04$775.70 million$733.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2014Q413$0.39$0.65$816.60 million$712.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2013Q313$0.20$0.28$765.61 million$757.97 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2013Q2 2013$0.17$0.19$771.51 million$804.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2013Q1 2013($0.07)$0.08$789.14 million$765.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2013Q4 2012$0.10$0.21$821.90 million$883.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2012Q312($0.27)($0.03)$848.72 million$947.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012($0.17)($0.25)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2012($0.10)($0.31)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2011$0.29$0.32ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2011$0.10$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.19$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/2/2011$0.36$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Green Plains Renewable Energy (NASDAQ:GPRE)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.08 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.72 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162($0.51)($0.18)($0.35)
Q2 20164($0.14)$0.14$0.01
Q3 20164$0.15$0.56$0.32
Q4 20164$0.20$0.42$0.28
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Green Plains Renewable Energy (NASDAQ:GPRE)
Annual Dividend:$0.48
Dividend Yield:1.79%
Payout Ratio:-137.14% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
600.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
27.91% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Green Plains Renewable Energy (NASDAQ:GPRE)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Green Plains Renewable Energy (NASDAQ:GPRE)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 7.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 97.74%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/23/2016Michelle MapesEVPSell3,000$19.50$58,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2016Walter S CroninEVPSell3,701$18.92$70,022.92View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016Wayne HoovestolDirectorBuy6,500$14.94$97,110.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2016Michelle MapesEVPSell3,000$15.19$45,570.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2016Todd A BeckerCEOSell26,287$14.13$371,435.31View SEC Filing  
12/3/2015James F CrowleyDirectorSell4,871$23.99$116,855.29View SEC Filing  
12/31/2014Tourbillon Capital Partners LpMajor ShareholderBuy160,432$24.82$3,981,922.24View SEC Filing  
12/30/2014Tourbillon Capital Partners LpMajor ShareholderBuy40,000$25.16$1,006,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/22/2014Todd A BeckerCEOSell75,000$36.41$2,730,750.00View SEC Filing  
8/4/2014Carl S BleylEVPSell46,307$40.11$1,857,373.77View SEC Filing  
6/17/2014Todd A BeckerCEOSell15,000$32.22$483,300.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2014James CrowleyDirectorSell4,374$27.84$121,772.16View SEC Filing  
3/21/2014Michelle MapesEVPSell10,000$30.90$309,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/20/2014James CrowleyDirectorSell5,000$30.27$151,350.00View SEC Filing  
3/20/2014Todd BeckerCEOSell25,000$30.10$752,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Wayne HoovestolDirectorSell13,000$28.00$364,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/12/2014Carl BleylEVPSell24,375$23.87$581,831.25View SEC Filing  
12/4/2013Michelle MapesEVPSell5,000$17.15$85,750.00View SEC Filing  
8/6/2013Wayne HoovestolDirectorSell331,595$16.95$5,620,535.25View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013Jerry PetersCFOSell13,138$16.97$222,951.86View SEC Filing  
8/2/2013James CrowleyDirectorSell5,000$16.48$82,400.00View SEC Filing  
6/21/2013Brian PetersonDirectorSell35,000$13.06$457,100.00View SEC Filing  
6/18/2013Carl S BleylEVPSell1,602$14.35$22,988.70View SEC Filing  
6/10/2013Wayne HoovestolDirectorSell385,550$14.25$5,494,087.50View SEC Filing  
2/28/2013Jeffrey S BriggsCOOBuy3,000$9.38$28,140.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2013Todd A BeckerCEOSell20,000$9.80$196,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2012Jeffrey S BriggsCOOBuy1,000$4.19$4,190.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Green Plains Renewable Energy (NASDAQ:GPRE)
DateHeadline logoGreen Plains to Host Third Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call on November 1, 2016 (NASDAQ:GPRE) - October 21 at 8:27 AM logoGreen Plains Partners Increases Quarterly Distribution (NASDAQ:GPRE) - October 20 at 5:22 PM
News IconAnalyst Review: Green Plains Renewable Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) - NewsDen (NASDAQ:GPRE) - October 19 at 10:12 AM logoShould You Get Rid of OMNOVA Solution (OMN) Now? (NASDAQ:GPRE) - October 19 at 10:12 AM
News IconBroker Roundup For Green Plains Renewable Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) - The De Soto Edge (NASDAQ:GPRE) - October 18 at 10:19 AM logoStrength seen in KMG Chemicals (KMG): Stock Soars 7.6% (NASDAQ:GPRE) - October 17 at 10:19 AM
News IconCould Green Plains Inc Lose Strenght? Option Traders Don't Think So - Frisco Fastball (NASDAQ:GPRE) - October 14 at 5:06 PM
News IconMarket Runner: Institutional Investors Sentiment Indicator of Green Plains Renewable Energy Inc (NASDAQ:GPRE ... - Post News (NASDAQ:GPRE) - October 13 at 8:29 AM
News IconGreen Plains Inc. Acquires Fleischmann's Vinegar Company, Inc. For $250 Million (NASDAQ:GPRE) - October 4 at 5:10 PM logoGreen Plains Acquires Fleischmann's Vinegar Company (NASDAQ:GPRE) - October 3 at 5:02 PM
News IconGreen Plains Renewable Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) Updated Broker Ratings - NewsDen (NASDAQ:GPRE) - October 1 at 4:50 PM logoWhy I Ignored The Analysts And Sold My Green Plains Partners Units (NASDAQ:GPRE) - October 1 at 10:39 AM
News IconLatest Analyst Ratings For Green Plains Renewable Energy, Inc ... - The De Soto Edge (NASDAQ:GPRE) - September 29 at 10:22 AM logoKraton Corporation Now a Strong Sell on Bleak Prospects (NASDAQ:GPRE) - September 29 at 10:22 AM
News IconGreen Plains Finalizes Abengoa Acquisition (NASDAQ:GPRE) - September 26 at 5:24 PM logoGreen Plains Completes Abengoa Ethanol Plant Acquisition and Drop Down Transaction of Ethanol Storage Assets to Green Plains Partners (NASDAQ:GPRE) - September 26 at 9:58 AM logoGreen Plains Partners Acquires Abengoa Ethanol Storage Assets (NASDAQ:GPRE) - September 26 at 9:58 AM logoGREEN PLAINS INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Completion of Acquisition or Dispos (NASDAQ:GPRE) - September 26 at 9:58 AM logoWhat Drove Ingevity Corporation to a New 52-week High? (NASDAQ:GPRE) - September 16 at 9:08 AM logoInternational Flavors to Buy Flavors Company David Michael (NASDAQ:GPRE) - September 14 at 9:33 AM logoGreen Plains (GPRE) is Now a Strong Buy: Should You Add? (NASDAQ:GPRE) - September 13 at 10:06 AM logoHydrogen Production Technology for Natural Gas Production Adds to Revenue Growth Opportunities in Alternative ... - PR Newswire (press release) (NASDAQ:GPRE) - September 9 at 10:02 AM logoWhy Green Plains (GPRE) Stock Might be a Great Pick (NASDAQ:GPRE) - September 7 at 5:27 PM logoHydrogen Production Technology for Natural Gas Production Adds to Revenue Growth Opportunities in Alternative Fuels Sector (NASDAQ:GPRE) - September 7 at 8:44 AM logoEarnings Estimates Moving Higher for Green Plains (GPRE): Time to Buy? (NASDAQ:GPRE) - September 6 at 10:02 AM logoGREEN PLAINS INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:GPRE) - September 1 at 5:09 PM logoGREEN PLAINS INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events (NASDAQ:GPRE) - August 31 at 9:59 AM logo3 Undervalued Stocks with High Growth Potential (NASDAQ:GPRE) - August 30 at 5:21 PM logoGreen Plains, Inc. Is Becoming One Of My Favorite Growth Stories (NASDAQ:GPRE) - August 30 at 8:23 AM
News IconGreen Plains Nabs 3 Ethanol Plants On The Cheap | Alternative … – Alternative Energy Stocks (NASDAQ:GPRE) - August 28 at 4:50 PM
News IconGreen Plains Nabs 3 Ethanol Plants On The Cheap (NASDAQ:GPRE) - August 27 at 4:57 PM
News IconGreen Plains Opens #Ethanol Plant in Virginia (NASDAQ:GPRE) - August 27 at 9:51 AM
News IconGPRE to Purchase Abengoa #Ethanol Plants (NASDAQ:GPRE) - August 23 at 5:27 PM logoAbengoa sells five U.S. ethanol plants for $357M; Green Plains buys three (NASDAQ:GPRE) - August 23 at 5:27 PM
News IconGreen Plains to buy three Abengoa bioenergy ethanol plants for $237 million (NASDAQ:GPRE) - August 23 at 9:41 AM logoGreen Plains (GPRE) to Acquire Three Ethanol Plants from Abengoa Bioenergy in ~$237M Deal (NASDAQ:GPRE) - August 23 at 9:41 AM logoGreen Plains to Purchase Three Abengoa Bioenergy Ethanol Plants (NASDAQ:GPRE) - August 23 at 9:41 AM logoGREEN PLAINS INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:GPRE) - August 23 at 9:41 AM logoGreen Plains Completes Private Offering of 4.125% Convertible Senior Notes Due 2022 (NASDAQ:GPRE) - August 15 at 5:30 PM logoGREEN PLAINS INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Obli (NASDAQ:GPRE) - August 15 at 5:30 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Green Plains, Inc. : August 12, 2016 (NASDAQ:GPRE) - August 12 at 5:22 PM logoInvestor's Alert: Green Plains Inc. (GPRE), CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL), Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NCLH) - iStreetWire (NASDAQ:GPRE) - August 11 at 5:32 PM logoGREEN PLAINS INC. Financials (NASDAQ:GPRE) - August 11 at 5:32 PM logo8:21 am Green Plains announces upsized pricing of its offering of $170 mln aggregate principal amount of 4.125% convertible senior notes due 2022 (NASDAQ:GPRE) - August 10 at 12:44 PM logoGREEN PLAINS INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:GPRE) - August 10 at 12:44 PM logoGreen Plains Prices Offering of $170 Million Aggregate Principal Amount of 4.125% Convertible Senior Notes Due 2022 (NASDAQ:GPRE) - August 10 at 12:44 PM logoGreen Plains Announces Proposed Private Offering of $150 Million Aggregate Principal Amount of Convertible Senior Notes (NASDAQ:GPRE) - August 9 at 4:05 PM
News IconGreen Plains Renewable Energy Inc. (NYSE: GPRE) stock upgraded from hold to strong buy - BNB Daily (blog) (NASDAQ:GPRE) - August 7 at 9:41 AM logoGreen Plains, Inc. :GPRE-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 4, 2016 (NASDAQ:GPRE) - August 4 at 5:38 PM logoGREEN PLAINS INC. Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:GPRE) - August 3 at 5:35 PM


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