NASDAQ:GPRE - Green Plains Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$17.45 -0.20 (-1.13 %)
(As of 09/18/2018 09:12 AM ET)
Previous Close$17.65
Today's Range$17.35 - $17.85
52-Week Range$15.25 - $21.90
Volume529,070 shs
Average Volume612,095 shs
Market Capitalization$731.23 million
P/E Ratio-20.29
Dividend Yield2.72%
Beta1.06
Green Plains logoGreen Plains Inc. produces, markets, and distributes ethanol in the United States and internationally. The company operates through four segments: Ethanol Production; Agribusiness and Energy Services; Food and Ingredients; and Partnership. The Ethanol Production segment produces and sells ethanol, distiller grains, and corn oil. The Agribusiness and Energy Services segment engages in the grain procurement, handling, and storage activities; and commodity marketing business, which purchases, markets, sells, and distributes ethanol, distiller grains, and corn oil, as well as crude oil, grain, natural gas, and other commodities in various markets. This segment also provides grain drying and storage services to grain producers. The Food and Ingredients segment purchases and sells feeder cattle to meat processors; and produces and sells white distilled vinegar and various specialty vinegar, such as balsamic, red wine, white wine, cider, and other varietals primarily to the food industry participants, including branded food companies, private label food manufacturers, and companies serving the foodservice channel, as well as for retail and industrial uses. This segment also produces, trades in, and sells corn and soybean oil. The Partnership segment offers fuel storage and transportation services. As of December 31, 2017, this segment owned 39 ethanol storage facilities; 8 fuel terminal facilities; and approximately a fleet of 3,500 leased railcars. The company was formerly known as Green Plains Renewable Energy, Inc. and changed its name to Green Plains Inc. in May 2014. Green Plains Inc. was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Industrial organic chemicals
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Refining & Marketing
SectorBasic Materials
SymbolNASDAQ:GPRE
CUSIP39322210
Phone402-884-8700

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.74
Current Ratio1.51
Quick Ratio0.64

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-20.29
Forward P/E Ratio-83.10
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.60 billion
Price / Sales0.20
Cash Flow$2.1255 per share
Price / Cash8.21
Book Value$25.73 per share
Price / Book0.68

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.86)
Net Income$61.06 million
Net Margins1.45%
Return on Equity-3.73%
Return on Assets-1.45%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,427
Outstanding Shares41,430,000
Market Cap$731.23 million

Green Plains (NASDAQ:GPRE) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Green Plains' stock symbol?

Green Plains trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "GPRE."

How often does Green Plains pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Green Plains?

Green Plains announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 16th. Stockholders of record on Monday, August 27th will be paid a dividend of $0.12 per share on Friday, September 14th. This represents a $0.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.75%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 24th. View Green Plains' Dividend History.

How were Green Plains' earnings last quarter?

Green Plains Inc (NASDAQ:GPRE) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 1st. The specialty chemicals company reported ($0.02) EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.30) by $0.28. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $986.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1 billion. Green Plains had a net margin of 1.45% and a negative return on equity of 3.73%. The company's revenue was up 11.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned ($0.41) EPS. View Green Plains' Earnings History.

When is Green Plains' next earnings date?

Green Plains is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 7th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Green Plains.

What price target have analysts set for GPRE?

4 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Green Plains' stock. Their predictions range from $25.00 to $27.00. On average, they anticipate Green Plains' share price to reach $25.6667 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 47.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Green Plains.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Green Plains?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Green Plains in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Green Plains.

Who are some of Green Plains' key competitors?

Who are Green Plains' key executives?

Green Plains' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Todd A. Becker, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. John W. Neppl, Chief Financial Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Jeffrey S. Briggs, Chief Operating Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Kenneth M. Simril, Pres of Fleischmanns Vinegar (Age 52)
  • Ms. Michelle S. Mapes B.S., M.B.A., J.D., Chief Legal & Admin. Officer (Age 51)

Has Green Plains been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about GPRE stock have been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Green Plains earned a daily sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the specialty chemicals company an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for Green Plains.

Who are Green Plains' major shareholders?

Green Plains' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (15.19%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.29%), Van ECK Associates Corp (8.19%), Private Management Group Inc. (3.30%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (1.71%) and Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (1.55%). Company insiders that own Green Plains stock include Alain Treuer, Anthony R Vojslavek, Brian Peterson, Ejnar A Knudsen III, James D Anderson, James F Crowley, Jeffrey S Briggs, John W Neppl, Michael A Metzler, Michelle Mapes, Paul E Kolomaya, Todd A Becker, Walter S Cronin and Wayne Hoovestol. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Green Plains.

Which major investors are selling Green Plains stock?

GPRE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., DnB Asset Management AS, California Public Employees Retirement System, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Royce & Associates LP, Pinebridge Investments L.P., Deprince Race & Zollo Inc. and Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan. Company insiders that have sold Green Plains company stock in the last year include Michael A Metzler, Michelle Mapes, Paul E Kolomaya and Walter S Cronin. View Insider Buying and Selling for Green Plains.

Which major investors are buying Green Plains stock?

GPRE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Precocity Capital LP, Richard Bernstein Advisors LLC, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., Engineers Gate Manager LP, Private Management Group Inc., Boston Partners and Van ECK Associates Corp. Company insiders that have bought Green Plains stock in the last two years include Ejnar A Knudsen III, James D Anderson, John W Neppl, Todd A Becker and Wayne Hoovestol. View Insider Buying and Selling for Green Plains.

How do I buy shares of Green Plains?

Shares of GPRE can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Green Plains' stock price today?

One share of GPRE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.45.

How big of a company is Green Plains?

Green Plains has a market capitalization of $731.23 million and generates $3.60 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $61.06 million in net income (profit) each year or ($0.86) on an earnings per share basis. Green Plains employs 1,427 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Green Plains?

Green Plains' mailing address is 1811 AKSARBEN DRIVE, OMAHA NE, 68106. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at 402-884-8700 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Green Plains (NASDAQ GPRE)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  282 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  280 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  562
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Green Plains and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GPRE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GPRE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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