Financial Review of Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (NYSE:ADM)


Quarterly Sales and EPS Roundup:

Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (NYSE:ADM) reported sales (ttm) of 62.29 Billion, whereas, 5 number of analysts estimated the mean sale of 17006.2 million. The analysts estimated sales for the higher end at 17617 million and lower end at 16521.5 million while the year ago reported sale was 19934.9 million.

4 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter ending Feb 7, 2017, analysts estimated mean sale target of 14670.8 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 14911 million and 14442.9 million respectively.

Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (NYSE:ADM) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending Nov 01 BMO at 0.59, whereas, 9 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at 0.84. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at 0.97 and lower end at 0.65 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 0.94.

The company has mean EPS estimate of 0.72 reported by 7 number of analyst for the quarter ending Feb 7, 2017. The analysts estimated mean EPS at 0.72 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 0.81 and 0.63 respectively. In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at 0.87. EPS long term mean growth rate estimated by 3 analysts is at 10.54%, whereas, the high and low Long term growth rate estimated at 16 and 7.11.

Valuation Ratios of Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (NYSE:ADM) versus the Industry and Sector:

Let’s have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (NYSE:ADM). These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company.

Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (NYSE:ADM) currently has P/E (Price to Earnings) ratio of 16.56 while the company’s industry has 26.26 P/E and the sector P/E is 39. Similarly, the company’s last 5 years high P/E ratio is 0 and low P/E is 0, whereas, the industry’s and sector’s  high P/E for the past year is 35.73 and 41.84 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 14.6 for the industry and 24.27 for the Sector.

Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, 90 has Beta of 0.88 while its industry and Sector’s beta remains at 0.88 and 0.65 respectively.

Price to Sale ratio of 90 stands at 0.4 while Price to Book Ratio stands at 1.44. Its Price to Cash Flow ratio shows the value of 10.12, whereas, the industry and sector ratio of Price to Cash Flow ticked at 16.11 and 34.08 respectively.

5 Year Growth Rate Analysis:

Growth rates are very important while analyzing the long term growth and valuation of a certain company.

5 year sales growth rate is an important factor for valuation analysis, the 5 year sales growth of Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (NYSE:ADM) stands at 0 while the industry’s and the sector’s growth for next 5 years ticked at 10.76 and 12.88 respectively. The company’s 5 year Earnings per share growth and Capital Spending growth remains at 0 and 0.

Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (NYSE:ADM) Trading Statistics:

The company declined -0.79% and closed its last trading session at $43.11. The market capitalization of the company is at $24.61 Billion. The stock touched 52-week High of $47.88 on Nov 8, 2016 and 52-week Low of $29.86 on Jan 20, 2016. The stock currently has Weekly Volatility of 1.44% and Monthly Volatility of 2.23%. The Beta for the company stands at 0.87 and its Average True Range (ATR) shows a value of 0.97.