NYSE:CGA

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China Green Agriculture

Executive Summary

China Green Agriculture, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the research, development, production, and sale of various types of fertilizers and agricultural products.

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Fundamentals

Adequate balance sheet and overvalued.


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Share Price & News

How has China Green Agriculture's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-0.7%

CGA

3.6%

US Chemicals

3.4%

US Market


1 Year Return

-39.0%

CGA

-7.3%

US Chemicals

5.4%

US Market

Return vs Industry: CGA underperformed the US Chemicals industry which returned -7.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: CGA underperformed the US Market which returned 5.4% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

CGAIndustryMarket
7 Day-0.7%3.6%3.4%
30 Day-11.7%-2.6%-1.0%
90 Day-4.1%-1.7%-0.4%
1 Year-39.0%-39.0%6.4%-7.3%7.7%5.4%
3 Year-72.7%-72.7%41.2%15.5%46.2%36.8%
5 Year-82.5%-83.3%43.3%12.6%65.6%47.5%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is China Green Agriculture's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is China Green Agriculture undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

0.037x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Undervalued: Insufficient data to calculate CGA's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Undervalued: Insufficient data to calculate CGA's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: CGA is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Chemicals industry average.

PE vs Market: CGA is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

Low PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate CGA's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: CGA is good value based on its PB Ratio (0x) compared to the US Chemicals industry average (2x).


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Future Growth

How is China Green Agriculture forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

35.8%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: CGA is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.

Earnings vs Market: CGA is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.

High Growth Earnings: CGA is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if CGA's revenue is forecast to grow faster than the US market.

High Growth Revenue: Insufficient data to determine if CGA's revenue is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

High Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if CGA's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


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Past Performance

How has China Green Agriculture performed over the past 5 years?

-29.5%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: CGA is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -29.5% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare CGA's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: CGA is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Chemicals industry (-2%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: CGA has a negative Return on Equity (-2.69%), as it is currently unprofitable.


Return on Assets

ROA vs Industry: CGA is currently unprofitable, so its Return on Assets is negative.


Return on Capital Employed

ROCE Improving: CGA is currently unprofitable, so its Return on Capital Employed is negative.


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Financial Health

How is China Green Agriculture's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: CGA's short term assets ($412.3M) exceeds its short term liabilities ($70.4M)

Long Term Liabilities: CGA's short term assets (412.3M) exceeds its long term liabilities (7.6M)


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: CGA's debt to equity ratio (3.2%) is considered satisfactory

Reducing Debt: CGA's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 9.2% to 3.2% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: CGA's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.

Interest Coverage: CGA is unprofitable, therefore interest payments are not well covered by earnings.


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: CGA has a high level of physical assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: CGA's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 31.472060x debt).


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Dividend

What is China Green Agriculture's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

company0%marketbottom25%1.5%markettop25%3.8%industryaverage2.2%forecastin3Yearsn/a

Current dividend yield vs market & industry


Stability and Growth of Payments

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate CGA's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate CGA's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CGA's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CGA's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: CGA is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of CGA's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.


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Management

What is the CEO of China Green Agriculture's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

4.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Richard Li (27yo)

1.8yrs

Tenure

US$402,000

Compensation

Mr. Zhuoyu Li, also known as Richard, has been Chairman of Kingtone Wirelessinfo Solution Holding Ltd. since December 21, 2017. Mr. Li had been the President at China Green Agriculture, Inc. (“China Green  ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs. Market: Richard has recently become CEO, making it difficult to compare their total compensation against companies of similar size in the US market.

Compensation vs Earnings: Richard's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.


Management Age and Tenure

4.8yrs

Average Tenure

51.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: CGA's management team is considered experienced (4.8 years average tenure).


Board Age and Tenure

2.5yrs

Average Tenure

46yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: CGA's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.5 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


Insider Trading

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • Hao Yu (54yo)

    Vice President

    • Tenure: 7.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$7.75k
  • Xin Jiang Qing (49yo)

    New Business Development & Operation Manager

    • Tenure: 7.8yrs
  • Yongcheng Yang (54yo)

    Chief Financial Officer

    • Tenure: 1.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$354.30k
  • Richard Li (27yo)

    Chairman

    • Tenure: 1.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$402.00k
  • Ting Shi

    Secretary

    • Tenure: 0yrs

Board Members

  • Lianfu Liu (81yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 11.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$26.00k
  • Ale Fan (38yo)

    Director

    • Tenure: 4.3yrs
  • Richard Li (27yo)

    Chairman

    • Tenure: 1.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$402.00k
  • Daqing Zhu (54yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 2.5yrs
    • Compensation: US$26.00k
  • Jinjun Lu (46yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 2.2yrs
    • Compensation: US$18.00k

Company Information

China Green Agriculture, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: China Green Agriculture, Inc.
  • Ticker: CGA
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded:
  • Industry: Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals
  • Sector: Materials
  • Market Cap: US$19.962m
  • Shares outstanding: 4.46m
  • Website: https://www.cgagri.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • China Green Agriculture, Inc.
  • Borough A
  • Third Floor
  • Xi'an
  • Shaanxi Province
  • 710065
  • China

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
CGANYSE (New York Stock Exchange)YesCommon StockUSUSDDec 2007
GR0ADB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEURDec 2007

Biography

China Green Agriculture, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the research, development, production, and sale of various types of fertilizers and agricultural products. The company operates in three  ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/10/16 00:03
End of Day Share Price2019/10/15 00:00
Earnings2019/03/31
Annual Earnings2018/06/30


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.