Ingredion Incorporated, together with its subsidiaries, produces and sells starches and sweeteners for various industries. More Details
Adequate balance sheet average dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Ingredion's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: INGR is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: INGR's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: INGR underperformed the US Food industry which returned 26.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: INGR underperformed the US Market which returned 48.3% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Ingredion's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Ingredion 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: INGR ($95.45) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($173.97)
Significantly Below Fair Value: INGR is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: INGR is poor value based on its PE Ratio (237.7x) compared to the US Food industry average (23x).
PE vs Market: INGR is poor value based on its PE Ratio (237.7x) compared to the US market (20.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: INGR is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (4.1x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: INGR is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.4x) compared to the US Food industry average (2.2x).
How is Ingredion 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: INGR's forecast earnings growth (57.5% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: INGR's earnings (57.5% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (15% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: INGR's revenue (4.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: INGR's revenue (4.5% 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 INGR's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Ingredion performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: INGR has a large one-off loss of $427.0M impacting its March 31 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: INGR's current net profit margins (0.4%) are lower than last year (6.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: INGR's earnings have declined by 11.7% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: INGR's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: INGR had negative earnings growth (-93%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Food industry average (21.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: INGR's Return on Equity (1.2%) is considered low.
How is Ingredion's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: INGR's short term assets ($2.6B) exceed its short term liabilities ($1.4B).
Long Term Liabilities: INGR's short term assets ($2.6B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($2.7B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: INGR's debt to equity ratio (80.4%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: INGR's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 81% to 80.4% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: INGR's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (35.8%).
Interest Coverage: INGR's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (10.9x coverage).
What is Ingredion current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: INGR's dividend (2.68%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.24%).
High Dividend: INGR's dividend (2.68%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.41%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: INGR's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: INGR's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (635.1%), INGR's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: INGR's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (38.5% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Jim Zallie (59 yo)
Mr. James P. Zallie, also known as Jim, has been President and Chief Executive Officer at Ingredion Incorporated since January 1, 2018 and also has been its Director since September 2017. Mr. Zallie serve...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Jim's total compensation ($USD9.64M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD6.52M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Jim's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: INGR's management team is considered experienced (3.2 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: INGR's board of directors are considered experienced (7.5 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: INGR 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.
Ingredion Incorporated's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Ingredion Incorporated
- Ticker: INGR
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1906
- Industry: Agricultural Products
- Sector: Food, Beverage & Tobacco
- Market Cap: US$6.385b
- Shares outstanding: 66.98m
- Website: https://www.ingredion.com
Number of Employees
- Ingredion Incorporated
- 5 Westbrook Corporate Center
- United States
Ingredion Incorporated, together with its subsidiaries, produces and sells starches and sweeteners for various industries. It operates through four segments: North America; South America; Asia Pacific; and...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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