NASDAQ:GPRE - Green Plains Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $13.05 -1.23 (-8.61 %) (As of 12/18/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$14.28Today's Range$12.92 - $14.3052-Week Range$12.92 - $21.90Volume873,040 shsAverage Volume698,336 shsMarket Capitalization$595.54 millionP/E Ratio-15.17Dividend Yield3.34%Beta0.98 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Green 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. Receive GPRE News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for GPRE and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Industrial organic chemicals Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Refining & Marketing SectorBasic Materials Current SymbolNASDAQ:GPRE Previous Symbol CUSIP39322210 Webwww.gpreinc.com Phone402-884-8700 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.76 Current Ratio1.37 Quick Ratio0.49 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-15.17 Forward P/E Ratio-13.05 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$3.60 billion Price / Sales0.15 Cash Flow$1.9507 per share Price / Cash Flow6.69 Book Value$25.73 per share Price / Book0.51 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.86) Net Income$61.06 million Net Margins0.23% Return on Equity-4.22% Return on Assets-1.63% Miscellaneous Employees1,427 Outstanding Shares41,410,000Market Cap$595.54 million OptionableOptionable 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 14th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, November 27th will be paid a dividend of $0.12 per share on Friday, December 14th. This represents a $0.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.68%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, November 26th. View Green Plains' Dividend History. How were Green Plains' earnings last quarter? Green Plains Inc (NASDAQ:GPRE) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 7th. The specialty chemicals company reported ($0.31) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.12) by $0.19. The specialty chemicals company earned $1 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $996.40 million. Green Plains had a net margin of 0.23% and a negative return on equity of 4.22%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 11.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted ($0.18) earnings per share. 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, February 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Green Plains. What price target have analysts set for GPRE? 3 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Green Plains' stock. Their forecasts range from $25.00 to $27.00. On average, they anticipate Green Plains' share price to reach $26.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 99.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Green Plains. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Green Plains? 3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Green Plains in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Green Plains. Has Green Plains been receiving favorable news coverage? Media coverage about GPRE stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Green Plains earned a coverage optimism score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is very likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Green Plains' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Green Plains include Codexis (CDXS), Renewable Energy Group (REGI), Westlake Chemical Partners (WLKP), FutureFuel (FF), Green Plains Partners (GPP), REX American Resources (REX), Sino United Worldwide Consolidated (SUIC), Amyris (AMRS), Solarwindow Technologies (WNDW), CTD (CTDH), Pacific Ethanol (PEIX), Tantech (TANH), Wave Sync (WAYS), Gevo (GEVO) and Aemetis (AMTX). 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) Who are Green Plains' major shareholders? Green Plains' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (15.52%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.45%), Vanguard Group Inc. (7.59%), Vanguard Group Inc (7.59%), Rubric Capital Management LP (5.43%) and Teachers Advisors LLC (1.85%). 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 institutional 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., SG Americas Securities LLC, DNB Asset Management AS, Bridgeway Capital Management Inc., Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., Great Lakes Advisors LLC, Alliancebernstein L.P. and TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Green Plains company stock in the last year include Jeffrey S Briggs, Michael A Metzler, Michelle Mapes, Paul E Kolomaya, Todd A Becker and Walter S Cronin. View Insider Buying and Selling for Green Plains. Which institutional investors are buying Green Plains stock? GPRE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Rubric Capital Management LP, BlackRock Inc., Systematic Financial Management LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Teachers Advisors LLC, Vanguard Group Inc, Vanguard Group Inc. and PEAK6 Investments LLC. 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 $13.05. How big of a company is Green Plains? Green Plains has a market capitalization of $595.54 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. What is Green Plains' official website? The official website for Green Plains is http://www.gpreinc.com. 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 293 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 290 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 583MarketBeat'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 12/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is an investor looking for in an SEC filing?