Ingredion Incorporated, together with its subsidiaries, is into production and sells starches and sweeteners for various industries.
Established dividend payer and good value.
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 has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: INGR underperformed the US Food industry which returned 7.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: INGR underperformed the US Market which returned 20.3% over the past year.
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
6 days ago | Simply Wall StIngredion Incorporated Just Recorded A 8.0% Earnings Beat: Here's What Analysts Think
1 week ago | Simply Wall StSome Ingredion (NYSE:INGR) Shareholders Are Down 25%
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StCan Ingredion Incorporated's (NYSE:INGR) ROE Continue To Surpass The Industry Average?
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 ($94.57) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($195.16)
Significantly Below Fair Value: INGR is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: INGR is good value based on its PE Ratio (15.3x) compared to the Food industry average (25x).
PE vs Market: INGR is good value based on its PE Ratio (15.3x) compared to the US market (18.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: INGR is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.5x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: INGR is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.3x) compared to the US Food industry average (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 (10.4% per year) is above the savings rate (1.7%).
Earnings vs Market: INGR's earnings (10.4% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (14.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: INGR's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: INGR's revenue (1.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: INGR's revenue (1.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: INGR's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (16.9%).
How has Ingredion performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: INGR has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: INGR's current net profit margins (6.7%) are lower than last year (7.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: INGR's earnings have grown by 2.4% 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 (-6.8%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Food industry average (-6.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: INGR's Return on Equity (15.5%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Ingredion's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: INGR's short term assets ($2.2B) exceed its short term liabilities ($967.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: INGR's short term assets ($2.2B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($2.3B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: INGR's debt to equity ratio (66%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: INGR's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 82.8% to 66% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: INGR's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (37.6%).
Interest Coverage: INGR's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (8.9x coverage).
Inventory Level: INGR has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: INGR's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 1.2x debt).
What is Ingredion's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: INGR's dividend (2.66%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.44%).
High Dividend: INGR's dividend (2.66%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.73%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: INGR's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: INGR's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (40.7%), INGR's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: INGR's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (38.1% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Jim Zallie (58yo)
Mr. James P. Zallie, also known as Jim, has been President and CEO of Ingredion Incorporated since January 1, 2018 and also has been it's Director since September 2017. Mr. Zallie served as Executive Vice ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Jim's total compensation ($USD6.22M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD6.27M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Jim's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.
|Executive VP & CFO||2.9yrs||US$2.00m||0.014% $930.2k|
|Executive VP of Global Specialties & President of North America||2yrs||US$2.07m||0.020% $1.3m|
|VP of Investor Relations & Corporate Communications Officer||0.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & Chief Human Resources Officer||1.9yrs||no data||0.00087% $56.0k|
|Senior VP of Corporate Strategy & Chief Innovation Officer||6.1yrs||no data||0.017% $1.1m|
|Senior VP of Operating Excellence & Information Technology and Chief Supply Chain Officer||6.1yrs||no data||0.0095% $611.5k|
|Senior VP & President of EMEA||2.1yrs||no data||0.0015% $99.8k|
|Senior VP and Chief Commercial & Sustainability Officer||0yrs||no data||0.024% $1.5m|
Experienced Management: INGR's management team is considered experienced (2.1 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||13.9yrs||US$228.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||15.9yrs||US$220.00k||0.0016% $105.6k|
|Non-Executive Chairman of the Board||1.5yrs||US$296.83k||no data|
|Independent Director||6.3yrs||US$246.25k||no data|
|Independent Director||16.8yrs||US$220.00k||0.0016% $101.1k|
|Independent Director||4.6yrs||US$220.00k||0.0092% $589.6k|
|Independent Director||6.8yrs||US$220.00k||0.0029% $186.0k|
|Independent Director||9.8yrs||US$220.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||6.3yrs||US$234.50k||no data|
Experienced Board: INGR's board of directors are considered experienced (6.5 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$6.437b
- Shares outstanding: 66.82m
- Website: https://www.ingredion.com
Number of Employees
- Ingredion Incorporated
- 5 Westbrook Corporate Center
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|INGR||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Dec 1997|
|CNP||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Dec 1997|
Ingredion Incorporated, together with its subsidiaries, is into production and sells starches and sweeteners for various industries. The company operates through four segments: North America, South America, Asia Pacific and Europe, and Middle East and Africa. It offers sweetener products comprising glucose syrups, high maltose syrups, high fructose corn syrups, caramel colors, dextrose, polyols, maltodextrins, glucose and syrup solids, as well as food-grade and industrial starches, and biomaterials. The company also provides animal feed products; edible corn oil; refined corn oil to packers of cooking oil and to producers of margarine, salad dressings, shortening, mayonnaise, and other foods; and corn gluten feed used as protein feed for chickens, pet food, and aquaculture. Its products are derived primarily from processing corn and other starch-based materials, such as tapioca, potato, and rice. The company serves food, beverage, paper and corrugating products, brewing, pharmaceutical, textile, and personal care industries, as well as animal feed and corn oil markets. The company was formerly known as Corn Products International, Inc. and changed its name to Ingredion Incorporated in June 2012. Ingredion Incorporated was founded in 1906 and is headquartered in Westchester, Illinois.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/02/19 23:55|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/19 00:00|
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