Nufarm Limited, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells crop protection products in Australia, New Zealand, Asia, Europe, North America, and South America.
Moderate growth potential with imperfect balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Nufarm's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: NUF's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: NUF exceeded the Australian Chemicals industry which returned -25.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: NUF exceeded the Australian Market which returned -12.3% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Nufarm's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StThe Nufarm (ASX:NUF) Share Price Is Down 56% So Some Shareholders Are Wishing They Sold
1 month ago | Simply Wall StIs Nufarm Limited (ASX:NUF) Excessively Paying Its CEO?
2 months ago | Simply Wall StHere's Why Nufarm (ASX:NUF) Is Weighed Down By Its Debt Load
Is Nufarm undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: NUF (A$3.95) is trading above our estimate of fair value (A$1.9)
Significantly Below Fair Value: NUF is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: NUF is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the AU Chemicals industry average.
PE vs Market: NUF is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Australian market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate NUF's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: NUF is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.8x) compared to the AU Chemicals industry average (3.3x).
How is Nufarm forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 11 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: NUF is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2.3%).
Earnings vs Market: NUF is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: NUF's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: NUF's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-6.6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: NUF's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-6.6% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: NUF's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (3.9%).
How has Nufarm performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: NUF is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: NUF is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: NUF is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -20.6% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare NUF's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: NUF is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Chemicals industry (-2.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: NUF has a negative Return on Equity (-3.02%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Nufarm's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: NUF's short term assets (A$3.9B) exceed its short term liabilities (A$2.2B).
Long Term Liabilities: NUF's short term assets (A$3.9B) exceed its long term liabilities (A$1.7B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: NUF's debt to equity ratio (82.4%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: NUF's debt to equity ratio has increased from 69.9% to 82.4% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: NUF's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (14.6%).
Interest Coverage: NUF is unprofitable, therefore interest payments are not well covered by earnings.
What is Nufarm current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate NUF's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate NUF's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if NUF's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if NUF's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: NUF is not paying a notable dividend for the Australian market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of NUF's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Australian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Greg Hunt (61yo)
Mr. Gregory Allan Hunt, also known as Greg, Grad. Dip., Mgmnt, AMP Harvard, AICD, REBA, has been the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Nufarm Limited since May 05, 2015. Mr. Hunt serves as M ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Greg's total compensation ($USD1.23M) is about average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD1.02M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Greg's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|MD, CEO & Executive Director||5.17yrs||AU$1.76m||0.13% A$2.0m|
|Chief Financial Officer||8.67yrs||AU$1.07m||0.087% A$1.3m|
|General Manager of Investor Relations & Corporate Communications||1.42yrs||no data||no data|
|Group Executive Corporate Services||1.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Group Executive of People & Performance||2.5yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: NUF's management team is considered experienced (2.5 years average tenure).
|MD, CEO & Executive Director||5.17yrs||AU$1.76m||0.13% A$2.0m|
|Non-Executive Independent Chairman||10yrs||AU$392.57k||0.020% A$303.3k|
|Non-Executive Independent Director||8.75yrs||AU$203.76k||0.00092% A$13.8k|
|Non-Executive Independent Director||9.42yrs||AU$190.27k||0.0037% A$55.9k|
|Non-Executive Independent Director||9.17yrs||AU$209.15k||0.019% A$282.9k|
|Non-Executive Independent Director||7.75yrs||AU$197.82k||0.014% A$203.1k|
|Non-Independent Non-Executive Director||7.58yrs||AU$170.04k||no data|
|Non-Executive Independent Director||3.33yrs||AU$186.22k||0.0059% A$88.2k|
Experienced Board: NUF's board of directors are considered experienced (8.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Nufarm Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Nufarm Limited
- Ticker: NUF
- Exchange: ASX
- Founded: 2000
- Industry: Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: AU$1.500b
- Shares outstanding: 379.69m
- Website: https://www.nufarm.com
Number of Employees
- Nufarm Limited
- 103-105 Pipe Road
- Laverton North
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|NUF||ASX (Australian Securities Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AU||AUD||Jan 1992|
|NUFM.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Jan 1992|
|NUF||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
|NUF||CHIA (Chi-X Australia)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AU||AUD||Jan 1992|
|NFRM.Y||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||SPONSORED ADR||US||USD||Jan 2016|
Nufarm Limited, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells crop protection products in Australia, New Zealand, Asia, Europe, North America, and South America. It operates through two segments, Crop Protection and Seed Technologies. It provides seeds and seed treatment products. The company was incorporated in 2000 and is headquartered in Laverton North, Australia.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/07/11 10:34|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/10 00:00|
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