RiceBran Technologies, an ingredient company, processes and markets healthy, natural, and nutrient dense products derived from raw rice bran.
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Adequate balance sheet with limited growth.
Share Price & News
How has RiceBran Technologies's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: RIBT's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: RIBT underperformed the US Food industry which returned 7.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: RIBT underperformed the US Market which returned 10.2% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is RiceBran Technologies's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
4 weeks ago | Simply Wall StCould The RiceBran Technologies (NASDAQ:RIBT) Ownership Structure Tell Us Something Useful?
2 months ago | Simply Wall StBrent Rystrom Is The President of RiceBran Technologies (NASDAQ:RIBT) And They Just Spent US$100k On Shares
4 months ago | Simply Wall StIs RiceBran Technologies (NASDAQ:RIBT) Using Debt Sensibly?
Is RiceBran Technologies 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: Insufficient data to calculate RIBT's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate RIBT's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: RIBT is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Food industry average.
PE vs Market: RIBT is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate RIBT's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: RIBT is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.5x) compared to the US Food industry average (1.8x).
How is RiceBran Technologies forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: RIBT is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Earnings vs Market: RIBT is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
High Growth Earnings: RIBT is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: RIBT's revenue (46% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (7.6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: RIBT's revenue (46% 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 RIBT's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has RiceBran Technologies performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: RIBT is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: RIBT is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: RIBT is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 16.8% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare RIBT's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: RIBT is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Food industry (-3.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: RIBT has a negative Return on Equity (-45.68%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is RiceBran Technologies's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: RIBT's short term assets ($8.4M) exceed its short term liabilities ($5.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: RIBT's short term assets ($8.4M) exceed its long term liabilities ($3.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: RIBT's debt to equity ratio (4.7%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: RIBT's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 104.9% to 4.7% over the past 5 years.
Inventory Level: RIBT has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: RIBT's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 6.5x debt).
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: RIBT has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: RIBT has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to grow at historical rates of 3.6% each year.
What is RiceBran Technologies's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate RIBT's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate RIBT's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if RIBT's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if RIBT's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of RIBT's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Brent Rystrom (55yo)
Mr. Brent Robert Rystrom has been President, CEO and Director at RiceBran Technologies since October 1, 2018. Mr. Rystrom served as Chief Financial Officer of RiceBran Technologies since March 8, 2017 and ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Brent's total compensation ($USD937.92K) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD529.87K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Brent's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|Executive VP||0.6yrs||no data||0.063% $31.4k|
|Chief Science Officer||14yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Compliance||1.3yrs||no data||no data|
|Director of Sales||1.3yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & Chief Revenue Officer||1.6yrs||no data||no data|
|Strategic Consultant & Member of Medical Advisory Board||13.3yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: RIBT's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|Strategic Consultant & Member of Medical Advisory Board||13.3yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||3.6yrs||US$105.47k||0.35% $175.4k|
|Independent Director||1.3yrs||US$47.38k||0.54% $270.1k|
|Independent Director||3.6yrs||US$109.47k||0.32% $162.1k|
|Member of the Scientific Advisory Board||15.2yrs||no data||no data|
|Chairman of Medical Advisory Board||0yrs||US$4.26k||no data|
|Independent Director||0.6yrs||no data||0.038% $19.2k|
|Member of Medical Advisory Board||14.8yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Chairman||3.6yrs||US$205.94k||1.01% $506.5k|
Experienced Board: RIBT's board of directors are considered experienced (3.6 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: RIBT insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been substantially diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 58.5%.
RiceBran Technologies's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: RiceBran Technologies
- Ticker: RIBT
- Exchange: NasdaqCM
- Founded: 1998
- Industry: Packaged Foods and Meats
- Sector: Food, Beverage & Tobacco
- Market Cap: US$50.174m
- Shares outstanding: 39.98m
- Website: https://www.ricebrantech.com
Number of Employees
- RiceBran Technologies
- 1330 Lake Robbins Drive
- Suite 250
- The Woodlands
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|RIBT||NasdaqCM (Nasdaq Capital Market)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Dec 2001|
|NTQ3||BST (Boerse-Stuttgart)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Dec 2001|
RiceBran Technologies, an ingredient company, processes and markets healthy, natural, and nutrient dense products derived from raw rice bran. The company manufactures and distributes stabilized rice bran (SRB) in various granulations with other products and derivatives. It offers RiBalance, a rice bran nutritional package derived from further processing of SRB; RiSolubles, a nutritious carbohydrate and lipid rich fraction of RiBalance; RiFiber, a protein and fiber rich insoluble derivative of RiBalance; and derivatives composed of protein and protein/fiber blends under the ProRyza brand. The company also produces rice, barley, and oat products. It serves natural food markets, food and animal nutrition manufacturers, wholesalers, and retailers in the United States and internationally. The company was formerly known as NutraCea and changed its name to RiceBran Technologies in October 2012. RiceBran Technologies was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/28 00:22|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/27 00:00|
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