Darling Ingredients Inc. develops, produces, and sells natural ingredients from edible and inedible bio-nutrients.
Solid track record and good value.
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's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: DAR underperformed the US Food industry which returned -4.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: DAR exceeded the US Market which returned -10.4% over the past year.
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
1 week ago | Simply Wall StIntroducing Darling Ingredients (NYSE:DAR), The Stock That Dropped 28% In The Last Year
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StHow Does Darling Ingredients's (NYSE:DAR) P/E Compare To Its Industry, After The Share Price Drop?
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StHave Insiders Sold Darling Ingredients Inc. (NYSE:DAR) Shares Recently?
Is Darling 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: DAR ($19.17) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($6.27)
Significantly Below Fair Value: DAR is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: DAR is good value based on its PE Ratio (10.1x) compared to the Food industry average (19.4x).
PE vs Market: DAR is good value based on its PE Ratio (10.1x) compared to the US market (13.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: DAR is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.9x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: DAR is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.2x) compared to the US Food industry average (1.6x).
How is Darling Ingredients forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 6 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: DAR's forecast earnings growth (10.7% per year) is above the savings rate (1.7%).
Earnings vs Market: DAR's earnings (10.7% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (12.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: DAR's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: DAR's revenue (3.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: DAR's revenue (3.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: DAR's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (9.3%).
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 (9.3%) are higher than last year (3%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: DAR's earnings have grown by 14.2% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: DAR's earnings growth over the past year (205.8%) exceeds its 5-year average (14.2% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: DAR earnings growth over the past year (205.8%) exceeded the Food industry -0.7%.
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 ($917.3M) exceed its short term liabilities ($688.3M).
Long Term Liabilities: DAR's short term assets ($917.3M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($2.0B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: DAR's debt to equity ratio (62.4%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: DAR's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 105.2% to 62.4% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: DAR's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (22%).
Interest Coverage: DAR's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (1x coverage).
Inventory Level: DAR has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: DAR's debt is not covered by short term assets (assets are 0.6x debt).
What is Darling Ingredients's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate DAR's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate DAR's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if DAR's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if DAR's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of DAR's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Randall Stuewe (56yo)
Mr. Randall C. Stuewe, also known as Randy, has been the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Darling Ingredients Inc. since February, 3, 2003. Mr. Stuewe served as the President of ConAgra Foods, Inc. ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Randall's total compensation ($USD7.63M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD5.48M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Randall's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chairman & CEO||17yrs||US$7.63m||0.58% $18.4m|
|Executive VP & CFO||2.17yrs||US$1.64m||0.044% $1.4m|
|Executive VP & Chief Administrative Officer||2.17yrs||US$1.83m||0.084% $2.6m|
|Executive VP of Specialty Ingredients & Chief Strategy Officer||6.17yrs||US$2.33m||0.13% $4.1m|
|Executive Vice President of International Rendering & Specialties||6.17yrs||US$1.95m||0.080% $2.5m|
|Chief Accounting Officer||2.25yrs||no data||0.026% $818.5k|
|Vice President of Investor Relations||0.25yr||no data||no data|
|Executive VP||12.58yrs||US$2.04m||0.20% $6.2m|
|Vice President of Global Communications & Sustainability||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Risk Officer & Senior VP – Commodities||no data||US$715.22k||no data|
Experienced Management: DAR's management team is considered experienced (4.2 years average tenure).
|Chairman & CEO||17yrs||US$7.63m||0.58% $18.4m|
|Independent Director||2.83yrs||US$204.00k||0.0083% $261.9k|
|Independent Director||4.17yrs||US$210.00k||0.012% $384.6k|
|Lead Director||no data||US$314.00k||0.053% $1.7m|
|Independent Director||2.83yrs||US$208.50k||0.0083% $261.9k|
|Independent Director||5.42yrs||US$227.25k||0.018% $564.1k|
|Independent Director||4.17yrs||US$210.00k||0.012% $380.8k|
|Independent Director||8.83yrs||US$228.00k||0.025% $775.5k|
|Independent Director||2.83yrs||US$210.00k||0.016% $488.0k|
Experienced Board: DAR's board of directors are considered experienced (4.2 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: DAR insiders have sold more shares than they have bought 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$3.145b
- Shares outstanding: 164.04m
- Website: https://www.darlingii.com
Number of Employees
- Darling Ingredients Inc.
- 5601 North MacArthur Boulevard
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|DAR||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Sep 1994|
|43D||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Sep 1994|
|43D||BRSE (Berne Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||CH||CHF||Sep 1994|
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 Ingredients. It offers ingredients and customized specialty solutions for customers in the pharmaceutical, food, pet food, feed, industrial, fuel, bioenergy, and fertilizer industries. The company collects and transforms various animal by-product streams into useable and specialty ingredients, such as collagen, edible fats, feed-grade fats, animal proteins and meals, plasma, pet food ingredients, organic fertilizers, yellow grease, fuel feedstock, green energy, natural casings, and hides. It also recovers and converts used cooking oil and animal fats, and residual bakery products into valuable feed and fuel ingredients. In addition, the company provides environmental services, including grease trap collection and disposal services to food service establishments. It primarily operates under the Sonac, Dar Pro, Rothsay, Rousselot, CTH, Ecoson, and Rendac brand names in North America, Europe, China, South America, Australia, and internationally. The company was formerly known as Darling International Inc. and changed its name to Darling Ingredients Inc. in May 2014. Darling Ingredients Inc. was founded in 1882 and is headquartered in Irving, Texas.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/03/31 23:34|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/03/31 00:00|
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