MGP Ingredients, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, produces and supplies distilled spirits, and specialty wheat proteins and starch food ingredients. More Details
Flawless balance sheet second-rate dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has MGP Ingredients's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: MGPI is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.
Volatility Over Time: MGPI's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: MGPI exceeded the US Beverage industry which returned 1.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: MGPI exceeded the US Market which returned 38.9% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is MGP Ingredients's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
5 days ago | Simply Wall StIs MGP Ingredients' (NASDAQ:MGPI) Share Price Gain Of 174% Well Earned?
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Is MGP Ingredients undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: MGPI ($63.88) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($26.08)
Significantly Below Fair Value: MGPI is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: MGPI is good value based on its PE Ratio (27x) compared to the US Beverage industry average (27.8x).
PE vs Market: MGPI is poor value based on its PE Ratio (27x) compared to the US market (21.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: MGPI is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.3x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: MGPI is good value based on its PB Ratio (4.1x) compared to the US Beverage industry average (7.1x).
How is MGP Ingredients forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: MGPI's forecast earnings growth (11.5% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: MGPI's earnings (11.5% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (20.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: MGPI's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: MGPI's revenue (4.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (10.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: MGPI's revenue (4.6% 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 MGPI's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has MGP Ingredients performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: MGPI has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: MGPI's current net profit margins (10.1%) are lower than last year (10.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: MGPI's earnings have grown by 8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: MGPI's earnings growth over the past year (4%) is below its 5-year average (8% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: MGPI earnings growth over the past year (4%) underperformed the Beverage industry 10.1%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: MGPI's Return on Equity (15.4%) is considered low.
How is MGP Ingredients's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: MGPI's short term assets ($222.3M) exceed its short term liabilities ($53.3M).
Long Term Liabilities: MGPI's short term assets ($222.3M) exceed its long term liabilities ($50.7M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: MGPI's debt to equity ratio (15.2%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: MGPI's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 27.2% to 15.2% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: MGPI's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (133.6%).
Interest Coverage: MGPI's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (35x coverage).
What is MGP Ingredients's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: MGPI's dividend (0.75%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.35%).
High Dividend: MGPI's dividend (0.75%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.72%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: MGPI's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: MGPI's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (20.3%), MGPI's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: MGPI's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (15.5% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Dave Colo (57 yo)
Mr. David J. Colo, also known as Dave, has been an Independent Director of MGP Ingredients Inc. since August 18, 2015 and serves as its President and Chief Operating Officer since March 16, 2020 and Chief ...
|CEO, President||0.75yr||US$152.00k||0.088% |
|VP of Finance & CFO||1.83yrs||US$530.21k||0.16% |
|VP & Chief Administrative Officer||5.17yrs||US$730.81k||0.19% |
|Chief Science Officer and VP of Ingredients Research & Development||5.33yrs||no data||no data|
|VP, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary||3.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Corporate Director of Communications||no data||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Sales and Marketing||no data||no data||no data|
|Corporate Controller||1.67yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: MGPI's management team is considered experienced (2.7 years average tenure).
|CEO, President||0.75yr||US$152.00k||0.088% |
|Chairman Emeritus||no data||US$64.88k||no data|
|Independent Director||6.75yrs||US$152.00k||0.40% |
|Independent Director||7.17yrs||US$159.00k||0.27% |
|Independent Director||6.75yrs||US$147.00k||0.22% |
|Independent Director||4.75yrs||US$148.00k||0.040% |
|Independent Chairperson||6.17yrs||US$187.25k||2.87% |
|Independent Director||2.08yrs||US$158.98k||0.032% |
|Independent Director||1.42yrs||US$66.85k||0.017% |
|Director||0.67yr||no data||0.46% |
Experienced Board: MGPI's board of directors are considered experienced (5.5 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: MGPI insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
MGP Ingredients, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: MGP Ingredients, Inc.
- Ticker: MGPI
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 1941
- Industry: Distillers and Vintners
- Sector: Food, Beverage & Tobacco
- Market Cap: US$1.081b
- Shares outstanding: 16.92m
- Website: https://www.mgpingredients.com
Number of Employees
- MGP Ingredients, Inc.
- Cray Business Plaza
- 100 Commercial Street
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|MGPI||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Oct 1988|
|M1I||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Oct 1988|
|M1I||BST (Boerse-Stuttgart)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Oct 1988|
MGP Ingredients, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, produces and supplies distilled spirits, and specialty wheat proteins and starch food ingredients. It operates through two segments, Distillery Produc...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/02/27 00:10|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/02/26 00:00|
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