GrainCorp Limited operates as a food ingredients and agribusiness company in Australasia, Asia, North America, Europe, the Middle East, North Africa, and internationally.
Moderate growth potential with imperfect balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has GrainCorp's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
GNC outperformed the Food industry which returned -20.1% over the past year.
GNC outperformed the Market in Australia which returned -0.6% over the past year.
Share holder returns
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is GrainCorp's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is GrainCorp undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Intrinsic Value Based on Future Cash Flows
GrainCorp's share price is above the future cash flow value, it's not available at a moderate discount (< 20%).
GrainCorp's share price is above the future cash flow value, it's not available at a substantial discount (< 40%).
Price Based on Earnings
GrainCorp is loss making, we can't compare its value to the AU Food industry average.
GrainCorp is loss making, we can't compare the value of its earnings to the Australia market.
Price Based on Expected Growth
Unable to calculate PEG ratio for GrainCorp, we can't assess if its growth is good value.
Price Based on Value of Assets
GrainCorp is good value based on assets compared to the AU Food industry average.
How is GrainCorp expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 9 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Estimates
Future Annual Growth Analysis
GrainCorp's revenue is expected to grow by 3.3% yearly, however this is not considered high growth (20% yearly).
GrainCorp's earnings are expected to grow significantly at over 20% yearly.
GrainCorp's revenue growth is positive but not above the Australia market average.
GrainCorp's earnings growth is expected to exceed the Australia market average.
GrainCorp's earnings growth is expected to exceed the low risk savings rate of 2.3%.
Earnings per Share Growth Estimates
Future Return on Equity
GrainCorp is not expected to efficiently use shareholders’ funds in the future (Return on Equity less than 20%).
How has GrainCorp performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
GrainCorp does not make a profit even though their year on year earnings growth rate was positive over the past 5 years.
Unable to compare GrainCorp's 1-year earnings growth to the 5-year average as it is not currently profitable.
Unable to compare GrainCorp's 1-year growth to the AU Food industry average as it is not currently profitable.
Return on Equity
It is difficult to establish if GrainCorp has efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity greater than 20%) as it is loss-making.
Return on Assets
GrainCorp used its assets less efficiently than the AU Food industry average last year based on Return on Assets.
Return on Capital Employed
It is difficult to establish if GrainCorp improved its use of capital last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed) as it is currently loss-making.
How is GrainCorp's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
GrainCorp is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
GrainCorp's cash and other short term assets cover its long term commitments.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
GrainCorp's level of debt (109%) compared to net worth is high (greater than 40%).
The level of debt compared to net worth has increased over the past 5 years (78% vs 109% today).
Debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (2%, less than 20% of total debt).
GrainCorp is making a loss, therefore interest payments are not well covered by earnings.
High level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt is covered by short term assets, assets are 1.3x debt.
What is GrainCorp's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Expected Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield and Payments Analysis
Unable to evaluate GrainCorp's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers as the company has not reported any payouts.
Unable to evaluate GrainCorp's dividend against the top 25% market benchmark as the company has not reported any payouts.
Unable to perform a dividend volatility check as GrainCorp has not reported any payouts.
Unable to verify if GrainCorp's dividend has been increasing as the company has not reported any payouts.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as GrainCorp has not reported any payouts.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Dividends after 3 years are expected to be covered by earnings (2x coverage).
What is the CEO of GrainCorp's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?
Average management tenure
Mark Palmquist (62yo)
Mr. Mark L. Palmquist, BBus, GAICD, has been the Chief Executive Officer of GrainCorp Limited since October 1, 2014. He served as Managing Director of GrainCorp Limited from October 1, 2014 to April 2019. ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Mark's remuneration is about average for companies of similar size in Australia.
Mark's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year, both up more than 20%.
Management Age and Tenure
The average tenure for the GrainCorp management team is less than 2 years, this suggests a new team.
Board Age and Tenure
The tenure for the GrainCorp board of directors is about average.
No 3 month open market individual insider trading information.
Recent Insider Transactions
Mark Palmquist (62yo)
Chief Executive Officer
- Tenure: 4.8yrs
- Compensation: AU$2.95m
Group Chief Financial Officer
- Tenure: 8.8yrs
- Compensation: AU$1.03m
Group General Counsel & Joint Company Secretary
- Tenure: 0.5yrs
Chief Operating Officer
- Tenure: 0.3yrs
- Compensation: AU$1.30m
Interim Group General Manager Human Resources & SHE
- Tenure: 1.1yrs
Director of Corporate Affairs
- Tenure: 0.0yrs
President of GrainCorp Malt
- Tenure: 0.6yrs
Investor Relations Manager
- Tenure: 0.0yrs
Joint Company Secretary
- Tenure: 0.7yrs
Donald McGauchie (69yo)
- Tenure: 9.7yrs
- Compensation: AU$150.00k
Barbara Gibson (71yo)
- Tenure: 8.4yrs
- Compensation: AU$172.00k
Graham Bradley (70yo)
Chairman of the Board
- Tenure: 2.3yrs
- Compensation: AU$370.00k
Peter Housden (72yo)
- Tenure: 10.8yrs
- Compensation: AU$181.00k
Peter Richards (60yo)
- Tenure: 0.2yrs
- Compensation: AU$164.00k
- Tenure: 10.5yrs
- Compensation: AU$175.00k
Rebecca Dee-Bradbury (51yo)
- Tenure: 4.9yrs
- Compensation: AU$175.00k
Simon Tregoning (71yo)
- Tenure: 10.7yrs
- Compensation: AU$162.00k
GrainCorp Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: GrainCorp Limited
- Ticker: GNC
- Exchange: ASX
- Founded: 1916
- Industry: Agricultural Products
- Sector: Food, Beverage & Tobacco
- Market Cap: AU$1.778b
- Shares outstanding: 228.47m
- Website: https://www.graincorp.com.au
Number of Employees
- GrainCorp Limited
- 175 Liverpool Street
- Level 28
- New South Wales
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|GNC||ASX (Australian Securities Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AU||AUD||Mar 1998|
|GRCL.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Mar 1998|
|G3C||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Mar 1998|
|GNC||CHIA (Chi-X Australia)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AU||AUD||Mar 1998|
GrainCorp Limited operates as a food ingredients and agribusiness company in Australasia, Asia, North America, Europe, the Middle East, North Africa, and internationally. The company operates in three segm ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2019/08/19 10:32|
|End of Day Share Price||2019/08/19 00:00|
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