Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) went down by -9.85% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $19.39 and move down -155.13%, while GPRE stocks collected -12.44% of loss with the last five trading sessions.

Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) Worth an Investment?

Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRE) The 36 Months beta value for GPRE stocks is at 1.15, while 5 of the analysts out of 5 who provided ratings for Green Plains Inc. stocks as a “buy” while 0 as overweight, 0 rated it as hold and 0 as sell. The average price we get from analysts is $18.60 which is $10.4 above current price. GPRE currently has a short float of 19.18% and public float of 35.93M with average trading volume of 790.77K shares.

GPRE Market Performance

GPRE stocks went down by -12.44% for the week, with the monthly drop of -26.99% and a quarterly performance of -52.08%, while its annual performance rate touched -56.45%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -20.77% for GPRE stocks with the simple moving average of -47.02% for the last 200 days.

Analysts’ Opinion on Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE)

Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for GPRE stocks, with Stephens repeating the rating for GPRE shares by setting it to “Equal-Weight”. The predicted price for GPRE socks in the upcoming period according to Stephens is $45 based on the research report published on June 28, 2018.

GPRE Stocks -28.61% Far from 50 Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought GPRE to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, Green Plains Inc. was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -60.80% of loss for the given period.

The stock volatility was left at 6.19%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 6.94%, while the shares sank at the distance of -25.49% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by -42.94% lower at the present time.

In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, GPRE went down by -12.44%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of -56.62% of losses for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $9.46. In addition, Green Plains Inc. saw -42.03% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further losses.

GPRE Stock Insider Trading

Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at Green Plains Inc. (GPRE), starting from Treuer Alain, who sold 4,296 shares at the price of $12.99 back on Jun 06. After this action, Rushing now owns 321,118 shares of Green Plains Inc., valued at $55,818 with the latest closing price.

Treuer Alain, the Director of Green Plains Inc., sold 3,759 shares at the value of $13.06 during a trade that took place back on Jun 05, which means that Treuer Alain is holding 325,414 shares at the value of $49,085 based on the most recent closing price.

GPRE Stock Fundamentals

The current profitability levels are settled at -1.91 for the present operating margin and +1.02 for gross margin. The net margin for Green Plains Inc. stands at +0.42. Total capital return value is set at -3.34, while invested capital returns managed to touch 1.08. Equity return holds the value 1.70%, with 0.70% for asset returns.

Based on Green Plains Inc. (GPRE), the company’s capital structure generated 94.13 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 48.49. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 38.12 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 31.49 and long-term debt to capital is 16.22.

EBITDA value lies at -1.54 M with total debt to EBITDA carrying the value of 29.13. The value for Enterprise to Sales is 0.26 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.72. The receivables turnover for Green Plains Inc. is 28.27 with the total asset turnover at the value of 1.46. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.45.