NasdaqGM:GPP

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Green Plains Partners LP provides fuel storage and transportation services.

Rewards


Snowflake Analysis

Share Price & News

How has Green Plains Partners's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: GPP has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0.8%

GPP

0.7%

US Oil and Gas

0.7%

US Market


1 Year Return

-3.3%

GPP

-6.9%

US Oil and Gas

21.1%

US Market

Return vs Industry: GPP exceeded the US Oil and Gas industry which returned -6.9% over the past year.

Return vs Market: GPP underperformed the US Market which returned 21.1% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

GPPIndustryMarket
7 Day0.8%0.7%0.7%
30 Day2.8%-0.07%2.3%
90 Day4.9%-3.2%5.0%
1 Year10.0%-3.3%-3.4%-6.9%23.7%21.1%
3 Year1.4%-27.4%-12.9%-20.9%47.0%37.4%
5 Yearn/a-16.7%-28.9%65.7%47.5%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Green Plains Partners's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

Valuation

Is Green Plains Partners undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

>50%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: GPP ($13.76) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($28.55)

Significantly Below Fair Value: GPP is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: GPP is good value based on its PE Ratio (7.5x) compared to the Oil and Gas industry average (10x).

PE vs Market: GPP is good value based on its PE Ratio (7.5x) compared to the US market (18.6x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: GPP's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: GPP has negative assets, so we can't compare its PB Ratio to the US Oil and Gas industry average.

Future Growth

How is Green Plains Partners forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?

-0.6%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: GPP's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-0.6% per year).

Earnings vs Market: GPP's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-0.6% per year).

High Growth Earnings: GPP's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: GPP's revenue (0.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.4% per year).

High Growth Revenue: GPP's revenue (0.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if GPP's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time

Past Performance

How has Green Plains Partners performed over the past 5 years?

27.9%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: GPP has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: GPP's current net profit margins (51.9%) are lower than last year (53.6%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: GPP has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 27.9% per year.

Accelerating Growth: GPP's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: GPP had negative earnings growth (-21.9%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Oil and Gas industry average (-15.6%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: GPP's liabilities exceed its assets, so it is difficult to calculate its Return on Equity.


Return on Assets


Return on Capital Employed

Financial Health

How is Green Plains Partners's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: GPP has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering short term liabilities.

Long Term Liabilities: GPP has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering long term liabilities.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: GPP has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than a high debt level.

Reducing Debt: GPP's has negative shareholder equity, so we do not need to check if its debt has reduced over time.

Debt Coverage: GPP's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (31.1%).

Interest Coverage: GPP's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (6.4x coverage).


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: GPP has a high level of physical assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: GPP has negative shareholder equity (liabilities exceed assets) therefore debt is not covered by short term assets.

Dividend

What is Green Plains Partners's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

13.81%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

company13.8%marketbottom25%1.4%markettop25%3.7%industryaverage4.1%forecastin3Years13.8%

Current dividend yield vs market & industry

Notable Dividend: GPP's dividend (13.81%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.43%).

High Dividend: GPP's dividend (13.81%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.71%)


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, GPP has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.

Growing Dividend: GPP's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 4 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (103.7%), GPP's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.

Management

What is the CEO of Green Plains Partners's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

3.1yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Todd Becker (54yo)

4.8yrs

Tenure

US$135,836

Compensation

Mr. Todd A. Becker serves as the President and Chief Executive officer at Green Plains Grain Company TN LLC. Mr. Becker has been the Chief Executive Officer at Green Plains Inc. since January 1, 2009 and i ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Todd's total compensation ($USD135.84K) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD1.69M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Todd's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Management Age and Tenure

3.1yrs

Average Tenure

56yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: GPP's management team is considered experienced (3.1 years average tenure).


Board Age and Tenure

4.3yrs

Average Tenure

55.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: GPP's board of directors are considered experienced (4.3 years average tenure).


Insider Trading

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

SellUS$249,24622 Feb 19
Michelle Mapes
EntityIndividual
Role
Chief Administrative Officer
Chief Legal & Administration Officer of Green Plains Holdings LLC
Shares16,200
Max PriceUS$15.43
SellUS$181,35315 Feb 19
Michelle Mapes
EntityIndividual
Role
Chief Administrative Officer
Chief Legal & Administration Officer of Green Plains Holdings LLC
Shares11,710
Max PriceUS$15.49
SellUS$56,69620 Dec 18
Jeffrey Briggs
EntityIndividual
Shares4,000
Max PriceUS$14.17
SellUS$75,52020 Dec 18
Michelle Mapes
EntityIndividual
Role
Chief Administrative Officer
Chief Legal & Administration Officer of Green Plains Holdings LLC
Shares5,238
Max PriceUS$14.42

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Management Team

  • Michelle Mapes (52yo)

    Chief Legal & Administration Officer of Green Plains Holdings LLC

    • Tenure: 1.9yrs
    • Compensation: US$10.70k
  • Todd Becker (54yo)

    President

    • Tenure: 4.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$135.84k
  • Paul Kolomaya (54yo)

    Chief Accounting Officer - Green Plains Holdings LLC

    • Tenure: 0.6yrs
  • Jim Stark (58yo)

    Executive Vice President of Investor & Media Relations

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • George Simpkins (57yo)

    CFO & Director of Green Plains Holdings LLC

    • Tenure: 4.5yrs
  • Mark Hudak (59yo)

    Executive Vice President of Human Resources - Green Plains Holdings LLC

    • Tenure: 4.8yrs
  • Walter Cronin (56yo)

    Executive Vice President of Commercial Operations - Green Plains Holdings LLC

    • Tenure: 4.3yrs

Board Members

  • Jerry Peters (61yo)

    Director of Green Plains Holdings LLC

    • Tenure: 4.9yrs
    • Compensation: US$140.00k
  • Clay Killinger (58yo)

    Director of Green Plains Holdings LLC

    • Tenure: 4.3yrs
    • Compensation: US$150.00k
  • Brett Riley (49yo)

    Director of Green Plains Holdings LLC

    • Tenure: 3.7yrs
    • Compensation: US$145.00k
  • Martin Salinas (47yo)

    Independent Director of Green Plains Holdings LLC

    • Tenure: 1.4yrs
    • Compensation: US$103.48k
  • Todd Becker (54yo)

    President

    • Tenure: 4.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$135.84k
  • George Simpkins (57yo)

    CFO & Director of Green Plains Holdings LLC

    • Tenure: 4.5yrs

Company Information

Green Plains Partners LP's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Green Plains Partners LP
  • Ticker: GPP
  • Exchange: NasdaqGM
  • Founded: 2015
  • Industry: Oil and Gas Storage and Transportation
  • Sector: Energy
  • Market Cap: US$318.689m
  • Shares outstanding: 23.16m
  • Website: https://www.greenplainspartners.com

Location

  • Green Plains Partners LP
  • 1811 Aksarben Drive
  • Omaha
  • Nebraska
  • 68106
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
GPPNasdaqGM (Nasdaq Global Market)YesCommon UnitsUSUSDJun 2015

Biography

Green Plains Partners LP provides fuel storage and transportation services. It acquires, owns, develops, and operates ethanol and fuel storage tanks, terminals, transportation assets, and other related ass ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/12/15 00:49
End of Day Share Price2019/12/13 00:00
Earnings2019/09/30
Annual Earnings2018/12/31


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.