VFF Stock Overview
Village Farms International, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, produces, markets, and distributes greenhouse-grown tomatoes, bell peppers, and cucumbers in North America.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||CA$8.12|
|52 Week High||CA$25.78|
|52 Week Low||CA$7.25|
|1 Month Change||2.53%|
|3 Month Change||-20.31%|
|1 Year Change||-37.44%|
|3 Year Change||57.67%|
|5 Year Change||480.00%|
|Change since IPO||-24.11%|
Recent News & Updates
Is Village Farms International (TSE:VFF) A Risky Investment?
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|VFF||CA Food||CA Market|
Return vs Industry: VFF underperformed the Canadian Food industry which returned -12.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: VFF underperformed the Canadian Market which returned 20.1% over the past year.
|VFF Average Weekly Movement||8.2%|
|Food Industry Average Movement||10.1%|
|Market Average Movement||9.9%|
|10% most volatile stocks in CA Market||17.4%|
|10% least volatile stocks in CA Market||3.7%|
Stable Share Price: VFF is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Canadian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.
Volatility Over Time: VFF's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Village Farms International, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, produces, markets, and distributes greenhouse-grown tomatoes, bell peppers, and cucumbers in North America. It operates through three segments: Produce Business, Energy Business, and Cannabis and Hemp Business. The company also owns and operates a 7.0 megawatt power plant that generates and sells electricity to British Columbia Hydro and Power Authority; and produces and supplies cannabis products.
Village Farms International Fundamentals Summary
|VFF fundamental statistics|
Is VFF overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|VFF income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$214.37m|
Last Reported Earnings
Sep 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||-0.047|
|Net Profit Margin||-1.70%|
How did VFF perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is Village Farms International undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: VFF (CA$8.12) is trading below our estimate of fair value (CA$219.04)
Significantly Below Fair Value: VFF is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: VFF is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Canadian Food industry average.
PE vs Market: VFF is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Canadian market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate VFF's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: VFF is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.5x) compared to the CA Food industry average (3.3x).
How is Village Farms International forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 8 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: VFF is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (1.6%).
Earnings vs Market: VFF is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: VFF's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: VFF's revenue (20.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Canadian market (5.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: VFF's revenue (20.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if VFF's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Village Farms International performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: VFF is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: VFF is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: VFF is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 4.3% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare VFF's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: VFF is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Food industry (-3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: VFF has a negative Return on Equity (-1.08%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Village Farms International's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: VFF's short term assets ($183.3M) exceed its short term liabilities ($59.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: VFF's short term assets ($183.3M) exceed its long term liabilities ($80.7M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: VFF has more cash than its total debt.
Reducing Debt: VFF's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 80.7% to 16.5% over the past 5 years.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if VFF has enough cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if VFF has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.
What is Village Farms International current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate VFF's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate VFF'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 VFF's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if VFF's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: VFF is not paying a notable dividend for the Canadian market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of VFF's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Canadian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mike DeGiglio (66 yo)
Mr. Michael A. DeGiglio, also known as Mike, has been the President at Village Farms International, Inc. since October 18, 2006 and has been its Chief Executive Officer since its inception in 1989. Mr. DeG...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Mike's total compensation ($USD4.12M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD806.86K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Mike's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
Experienced Management: VFF's management team is seasoned and experienced (13 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: VFF's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 15.3 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 been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 33.4%.
Village Farms International, Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Village Farms International, Inc.
- Ticker: VFF
- Exchange: TSX
- Founded: 1989
- Industry: Agricultural Products
- Sector: Food, Beverage & Tobacco
- Implied Market Cap: CA$588.621m
- Shares outstanding: 88.12m
- Website: https://www.villagefarms.com
Number of Employees
- Village Farms International, Inc.
- 4700-80th Street
- British Columbia
- V4K 3N3
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/01/03 23:31|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/12/31 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.