Financial Review of Green Plains, Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE)


Quarterly Sales and EPS Roundup:

Green Plains, Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) reported sales (ttm) of 3.22 Billion, whereas, 4 number of analysts estimated the mean sale of 1010.55 million. The analysts estimated sales for the higher end at 1240.99 million and lower end at 822.08 million while the year ago reported sale was 896.66 million.

3 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter ending Feb 8, 2017- Feb 13, 2017, analysts estimated mean sale target of 1027.8 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 1218.83 million and 838.97 million respectively.

Green Plains, Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending Oct 31 AMC at 0.2, whereas, 7 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at 0.39. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at 0.5 and lower end at 0.17 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 0.4.

The company has mean EPS estimate of 0.19 reported by 5 number of analyst for the quarter ending Feb 8, 2017- Feb 13, 2017. The analysts estimated mean EPS at 0.19 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 0.37 and -0.11 respectively. In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at 0.2. EPS long term mean growth rate estimated by 2 analysts is at 84.74%, whereas, the high and low Long term growth rate estimated at 159.47 and 10.

Valuation Ratios of Green Plains, Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) versus the Industry and Sector:

Let’s have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the Green Plains, Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE). These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company.

Green Plains, Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) currently has P/E (Price to Earnings) ratio of 0 while the company’s industry has 681.49 P/E and the sector P/E is 31.44. Similarly, the company’s last 5 years high P/E ratio is 126.52 and low P/E is 6.33, whereas, the industry’s and sector’s  high P/E for the past year is 284.27 and 29.79 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 3.55 for the industry and 8.17 for the Sector.

Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, 53 has Beta of 1.4 while its industry and Sector’s beta remains at 0.85 and 0.94 respectively.

Price to Sale ratio of 53 stands at 0.3 while Price to Book Ratio stands at 1.15. Its Price to Cash Flow ratio shows the value of 12.15, whereas, the industry and sector ratio of Price to Cash Flow ticked at 671.86 and 15.1 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 Green Plains, Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) stands at 6.8 while the industry’s and the sector’s growth for next 5 years ticked at 5.18 and 1.07 respectively. The company’s 5 year Earnings per share growth and Capital Spending growth remains at -34.54 and 25.92.

Green Plains, Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) Trading Statistics:

The company surged 6.48% and closed its last trading session at $25.45. The market capitalization of the company is at $1.04 Billion. The stock touched 52-week High of $28.37 on Oct 4, 2016 and 52-week Low of $12.39 on Feb 11, 2016. The stock currently has Weekly Volatility of 3.42% and Monthly Volatility of 4.30%. The Beta for the company stands at 1.41 and its Average True Range (ATR) shows a value of 1.05.