Darling Ingredients Inc. develops, produces, and sells natural ingredients from edible and inedible bio-nutrients. More Details
Adequate balance sheet and slightly overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Darling Ingredients's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: DAR is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: DAR's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: DAR exceeded the US Food industry which returned 9.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: DAR exceeded the US Market which returned 34.4% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Darling Ingredients's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
8 hours ago | Simply Wall StThere's Been No Shortage Of Growth Recently For Darling Ingredients' (NYSE:DAR) Returns On Capital
3 months ago | Simply Wall StIs Darling Ingredients Inc.'s(NYSE:DAR) Recent Stock Performance Tethered To Its Strong Fundamentals?
3 months ago | Simply Wall StShould You Think About Buying Darling Ingredients Inc. (NYSE:DAR) Now?
Is Darling Ingredients 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: DAR ($69.44) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($293.31)
Significantly Below Fair Value: DAR is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: DAR is poor value based on its PE Ratio (31.1x) compared to the US Food industry average (21x).
PE vs Market: DAR is poor value based on its PE Ratio (31.1x) compared to the US market (17.9x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: DAR is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.5x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: DAR is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.8x) compared to the US Food industry average (2.2x).
How is Darling Ingredients forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 10 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: DAR's forecast earnings growth (12.5% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: DAR's earnings (12.5% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (15% per year).
High Growth Earnings: DAR's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: DAR's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-2.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: DAR's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-2.4% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: DAR's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (21.5%)
How has Darling Ingredients performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: DAR has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: DAR's current net profit margins (9.6%) are lower than last year (11.3%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: DAR's earnings have grown significantly by 32.7% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: DAR's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: DAR had negative earnings growth (-5.1%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Food industry average (25.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: DAR's Return on Equity (12.1%) is considered low.
How is Darling Ingredients's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: DAR's short term assets ($940.8M) exceed its short term liabilities ($637.7M).
Long Term Liabilities: DAR's short term assets ($940.8M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($1.9B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: DAR's debt to equity ratio (47.6%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: DAR's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 97% to 47.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: DAR's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (50.6%).
Interest Coverage: DAR's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (3.2x coverage).
What is Darling Ingredients's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate DAR's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate DAR's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if DAR's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if DAR's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of DAR's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Randy Stuewe (58 yo)
Mr. Randall C. Stuewe, also known as Randy, has been the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Darling Ingredients Inc. since February, 3, 2003. Mr. Stuewe served as the President of ConAgra Foods, Inc. ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Randy's total compensation ($USD7.97M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD11.16M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Randy's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: DAR's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.3 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: DAR's board of directors are considered experienced (4.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: DAR 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.
Darling Ingredients Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Darling Ingredients Inc.
- Ticker: DAR
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1882
- Industry: Agricultural Products
- Sector: Food, Beverage & Tobacco
- Market Cap: US$11.331b
- Shares outstanding: 163.17m
- Website: https://www.darlingii.com
Number of Employees
- Darling Ingredients Inc.
- 5601 North MacArthur Boulevard
- United States
Darling Ingredients Inc. develops, produces, and sells natural ingredients from edible and inedible bio-nutrients. The company operates through three segments: Feed Ingredients, Food Ingredients, and Fuel ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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