Pacific Ethanol Company Profile (NASDAQ:PEIX)

About Pacific Ethanol

Pacific Ethanol logoPacific Ethanol, Inc. (Pacific Ethanol) is a marketer and producer of low-carbon renewable fuels in the Western United States. Pacific Ethanol markets all the ethanol produced by four ethanol production facilities located in California, Idaho and Oregon, or the Pacific Ethanol Plants, all the ethanol produced by three other ethanol producers in the Western United States and ethanol purchased from other third-party suppliers throughout the United States. It also markets ethanol co-products, including wet distiller's grains and syrup (WDG), for the Pacific Ethanol Plants. Its 83% ownership interest in New PE Holdco LLC, the owner of each of the plant holding companies, that collectively own the Pacific Ethanol Plants. Its ethanol customers are integrated oil companies and gasoline marketers who blend ethanol into gasoline. Effective September 02, 2014, Pacific Ethanol Inc raised its interest to 96% from 91%, by acquiring a 5% interest, in PE Op Co.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: PEIX
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $6.52
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $6.64
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $5.59
  • 52-Week Range: $2.41 - $7.64
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 9.18
  • P/E Growth: 8.29
  • Market Cap: $281.38M
  • Outstanding Shares: 43,157,000
  • Beta: 2.67
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: -1.55%
  • Return on Equity: -4.18%
  • Return on Assets: -2.31%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.60%
  • Current Ratio: 3.11%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.10%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Pacific Ethanol (NASDAQ:PEIX) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $9.67 (48.26% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Pacific Ethanol (NASDAQ:PEIX)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/1/2016Roth CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$9.00View Rating Details
5/24/2016HC WainwrightReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/24/2016Rodman & RenshawInitiated CoverageBuy$11.00View Rating Details
1/15/2016Craig HallumLower Price TargetBuy$12.00 -> $9.00View Rating Details
10/30/2014Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/28/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Pacific Ethanol (NASDAQ:PEIX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/2/2016        
7/27/2016Q2($0.03)$0.11$383.29 million$422.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q1($0.13)($0.32)$360.37 million$342.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/9/2016Q4($0.09)$0.02$377.53 million$376.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q2$0.09$0.03$264.27 million$227.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/11/2015Q115($0.08)($0.19)$202.40 million$206.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/4/2015Q414$0.17$0.41$246.37 million$256.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$0.21$0.33$261.55 million$275.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q214$0.65$0.77$262.27 million$321.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2014Q114$3.30($0.69)$225.50 million$254.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/26/2014Q413($0.07)$0.54$197.00 million$215.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q313($0.40)$215.90 million$233.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2013Q2 2013$0.07$205.45 million$233.81 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/12/2012Q312($0.05)$271.60 million$215.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Pacific Ethanol (NASDAQ:PEIX)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.04 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.71 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162($0.21)($0.06)($0.14)
Q2 20162($0.06)$0.01($0.03)
Q3 20162$0.13$0.18$0.16
Q4 20162$0.11$0.13$0.12
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Pacific Ethanol (NASDAQ:PEIX)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Pacific Ethanol (NASDAQ:PEIX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.10%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 73.71%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/15/2016William L JonesDirectorSell15,000$6.75$101,250.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2016John L PrinceDirectorSell17,745$6.64$117,826.80View SEC Filing  
8/10/2016William L JonesDirectorSell15,000$6.69$100,350.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2016Christopher W WrightVPSell31,000$6.00$186,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2016Candlewood Investment Group, LMajor ShareholderBuy26,400$2.94$77,616.00View SEC Filing  
2/2/2016Candlewood Investment Group, LMajor ShareholderBuy1,322,523$3.30$4,364,325.90View SEC Filing  
1/14/2016Candlewood Investment Group, LMajor ShareholderBuy1,824,544$3.39$6,185,204.16View SEC Filing  
11/23/2015James R SneedVPBuy2,500$3.75$9,375.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015Christopher W WrightVPBuy2,750$4.00$11,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015John L PrinceDirectorBuy4,000$4.05$16,200.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2015Paul KoehlerVPBuy7,000$4.58$32,060.00View SEC Filing  
11/10/2015Neil M. KoehlerCEOBuy20,000$4.78$95,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2015Christopher W WrightVPBuy3,000$7.25$21,750.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2014Neil M KoehlerCEOSell25,000$21.27$531,750.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2014Terry L StoneDirectorSell10,000$19.98$199,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2014William L JonesDirectorSell25,000$19.59$489,750.00View SEC Filing  
6/16/2014Terry L StoneDirectorSell2,259$13.98$31,580.82View SEC Filing  
6/10/2014Larry D LayneDirectorSell2,915$13.87$40,431.05View SEC Filing  
5/8/2014William L JonesDirectorSell7,000$11.26$78,820.00View SEC Filing  
5/6/2014William L JonesDirectorSell7,000$12.48$87,360.00View SEC Filing  
12/16/2013Larry D LayneDirectorSell10,000$4.01$40,100.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2013Bryon T McgregorCFOBuy2,000$2.70$5,400.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2013Christopher W WrightVPBuy3,676$2.73$10,035.48View SEC Filing  
11/19/2013Neil M KoehlerCEOBuy15,000$2.55$38,250.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Bryon T McgregorCFOBuy2,000$5.10$10,200.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Pacific Ethanol (NASDAQ:PEIX)
DateHeadline
News IconCleanFund Provides Largest Ever Commercial Property PACE Financing to Pacific Ethanol for 5 Megawatt Solar Energy System at Industrial Facility (NASDAQ:PEIX)
news.theregistrysf.com - September 27 at 11:20 AM
bizjournals.com logoPacific Ethanol scores big on funding for $10 million solar project (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.bizjournals.com - September 27 at 11:20 AM
News IconPacific Ethanol to add 5-MW solar system to California plant (NASDAQ:PEIX)
renewables.seenews.com - September 27 at 11:20 AM
smarteranalyst.com logoStock Update (NASDAQ:PEIX): Pacific Ethanol Inc to Install 5 Megawatt Solar Energy System at Madera Plant (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.smarteranalyst.com - September 27 at 11:20 AM
smarteranalyst.com logoStock Update (NASDAQ:PEIX): Pacific Ethanol Inc to Install 5 Megawatt Solar Energy System at Madera Plant - Smarter Analyst (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.smarteranalyst.com - September 26 at 6:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCleanFund Provides Largest Ever Commercial PACE Financing to Pacific Ethanol for 5 Megawatt Solar Energy System (NASDAQ:PEIX)
finance.yahoo.com - September 26 at 6:49 PM
News IconPacific Ethanol to install solar power at Madera plant (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.centralvalleybusinesstimes.com - September 26 at 11:33 AM
publicnow.com logoPacific Ethanol to Install 5 Megawatt Solar Energy System at Madera Plant (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.publicnow.com - September 26 at 11:33 AM
News IconAnalysts Take the Wheel on Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEIX) Shares and Where They Might Be Headed - Frisco Fastball (NASDAQ:PEIX)
friscofastball.com - September 23 at 6:13 PM
News IconPacific Ethanol Inc (PEIX) Trading Down 4.4% on Insider Selling - DailyQuint (NASDAQ:PEIX)
dailyquint.com - September 23 at 6:13 PM
investornewswire.com logoPacific Ethanol, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEIX)'s Expectation Of $1892.773 In Sales - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.investornewswire.com - September 23 at 6:13 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Pacific Ethanol, Inc. : September 19, 2016 (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.capitalcube.com - September 19 at 11:12 AM
investornewswire.com logoExpected For Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEIX) Sales Of $1892.773 - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.investornewswire.com - September 17 at 11:07 AM
bizjournals.com logoFeds approve high-value fuel from Pacific Ethanol's Stockton plant - Sacramento Business Journal (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.bizjournals.com - September 14 at 6:51 PM
smarteranalyst.com logoCompany Update (NASDAQ:PEIX): Pacific Ethanol Inc Receives EPA-Approved Registration for Cellulosic Ethanol ... - Smarter Analyst (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.smarteranalyst.com - September 14 at 6:51 PM
marketwatch.com logoTechnical Roundup on Oil & Gas Stocks -- Tesoro, Alon USA Energy, CVR Refining, and Pacific Ethanol (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.marketwatch.com - September 14 at 11:01 AM
bizjournals.com logoFeds approve high-value fuel from Pacific Ethanol's Stockton plant (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.bizjournals.com - September 13 at 11:36 AM
streetinsider.com logoPacific Ethanol (PEIX) Announces U.S. EPA Approval of Registration for Cellulosic Ethanol Production at Stockton, CA (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.streetinsider.com - September 13 at 11:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo8:42 am Pacific Ethanol announces the EPA has approved its registration for generating cellulosic ethanol and D3 cellulosic renewable identification numbers at its Stockton, CA plant from corn fiber using Pathway Technology (NASDAQ:PEIX)
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 11:20 AM
publicnow.com logoPacific Ethanol Receives EPA-Approved Registration for Cellulosic Ethanol Production at Stockton Plant (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.publicnow.com - September 12 at 11:20 AM
News IconBroker Outlook For The Week Ahead Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (PEIX ... - National Daily Press (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.nationaldailypress.com - September 11 at 6:07 PM
investornewswire.com logoPacific Ethanol, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEIX) Expects Sales Of $1892.773 - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.investornewswire.com - September 10 at 10:57 AM
News IconWhat are Research Firms Saying About Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEIX)? - Frisco Fastball (NASDAQ:PEIX)
friscofastball.com - September 9 at 11:29 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Pacific Ethanol, Inc. : September 6, 2016 (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.capitalcube.com - September 6 at 11:29 AM
News IconPacific Ethanol to Participate in the 18th Annual Rodman Renshaw Global Investment Conference - EconoTimes (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.econotimes.com - August 30 at 10:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPacific Ethanol to Participate in the 18th Annual Rodman & Renshaw Global Investment Conference (NASDAQ:PEIX)
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 10:03 AM
News IconApril 2017 Options Now Available For Pacific Ethanol (PEIX) (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.stockoptionschannel.com - August 22 at 6:44 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Pacific Ethanol, Inc. : August 22, 2016 (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.capitalcube.com - August 22 at 6:44 PM
investornewswire.com logoWill Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEIX) Hit $11 Price Target? - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.investornewswire.com - August 21 at 10:49 AM
seekingalpha.com logoBiofuels Report: Pacific Ethanol Has Robust Year Ahead (NASDAQ:PEIX)
seekingalpha.com - August 17 at 9:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPACIFIC ETHANOL, INC. Financials (NASDAQ:PEIX)
finance.yahoo.com - August 13 at 6:27 PM
ftsenews.co.uk logoBrokers Issue Average Price Target Of 11.38 On Pacific Ethanol, Inc ... - FTSE News (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - August 9 at 7:02 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Pacific Ethanol, Inc. : August 8, 2016 (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.capitalcube.com - August 8 at 7:00 PM
capitalcube.com logoPacific Ethanol, Inc. :PEIX-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 5, 2016 (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.capitalcube.com - August 5 at 7:01 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoPACIFIC ETHANOL, INC. Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:PEIX)
biz.yahoo.com - August 5 at 7:01 PM
News IconFY2016 EPS Estimates for Pacific Ethanol Inc. Raised by Analyst (PEIX) (NASDAQ:PEIX)
poderygloria.net - August 3 at 7:08 PM
tradecalls.org logoRevenue Update on Pacific Ethanol Inc(NASDAQ:PEIX) – Trade Calls - Trade Calls (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.tradecalls.org - August 3 at 10:01 AM
publicnow.com logoPacific Ethanol to Participate in the Cowen and Company Industrial Innovation and Technology Summit (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.publicnow.com - August 2 at 7:05 PM
News IconRevenue Estimates Analysis: Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEIX) - News Oracle (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.newsoracle.com - July 31 at 10:47 AM
fortune.com logoPacific Ethanol, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEIX) Insider Activities Are in the Air - Review Fortune (NASDAQ:PEIX)
reviewfortune.com - July 30 at 6:08 PM
equities.com logoPacific Ethanol Inc. (PEIX) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for July 28 (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.equities.com - July 30 at 9:37 AM
4-traders.com logoPacific Ethanol : Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.4-traders.com - July 30 at 9:37 AM
smarteranalyst.com logoRoth Capital Reiterates Buy on Pacific Ethanol Inc (PEIX) Amid Solid 2Q:16 Results (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.smarteranalyst.com - July 30 at 9:37 AM
fortune.com logoCurrent Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEIX) PT Means Stock Is ... - Review Fortune (NASDAQ:PEIX)
reviewfortune.com - July 29 at 6:55 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of PEIX earnings conference call or presentation 28-Jul-16 3:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:PEIX)
finance.yahoo.com - July 29 at 11:36 AM
equities.com logoPacific Ethanol Inc. (PEIX) Jumps 5.12% on July 28 (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.equities.com - July 29 at 9:50 AM
equities.com logoPacific Ethanol Inc. (PEIX) Jumps 5.12% on July 28 - Equities.com (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.equities.com - July 28 at 7:02 PM
globenewswire.com logoPacific Ethanol Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results - GlobeNewswire (press release) (NASDAQ:PEIX)
globenewswire.com - July 28 at 9:57 AM
equities.com logoPacific Ethanol Inc. (PEIX) Jumps 9.03% on July 26 - Equities.com (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.equities.com - July 28 at 9:57 AM
tradecalls.org logoThomson Horstmann Bryant Inc Lowers stake in Pacific Ethanol Inc (PEIX) - Trade Calls (NASDAQ:PEIX)
www.tradecalls.org - July 28 at 9:57 AM

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Last Updated on 9/28/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff