Ferrellgas Partners OTCPK:FGPR Stock Report

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01 Oct, 2022


Company Financials
FGPR fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance3/6
Financial Health0/6

FGPR Stock Overview

Ferrellgas Partners, L.P. distributes and sells propane and related equipment and supplies.

Ferrellgas Partners Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Ferrellgas Partners
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$9.74
52 Week HighUS$25.23
52 Week LowUS$6.50
1 Month Change-17.11%
3 Month Change-20.68%
1 Year Change-61.12%
3 Year Changen/a
5 Year Changen/a
Change since IPO-39.50%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

FGPRUS Gas UtilitiesUS Market

Return vs Industry: FGPR underperformed the US Gas Utilities industry which returned -2.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: FGPR underperformed the US Market which returned -23.2% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is FGPR's price volatile compared to industry and market?
FGPR volatility
FGPR Average Weekly Movement8.4%
Gas Utilities Industry Average Movement3.5%
Market Average Movement6.9%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market15.6%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market2.8%

Stable Share Price: FGPR is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.

Volatility Over Time: FGPR's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

1939n/aJim Ferrellhttps://www.ferrellgas.com

Ferrellgas Partners, L.P. distributes and sells propane and related equipment and supplies. The company transports propane to propane distribution locations, tanks on customers’ premises, or to portable propane tanks delivered to retailers. It conducts its portable tank exchange operations under the Blue Rhino brand name through a network of independent and partnership-owned distribution outlets.

Ferrellgas Partners Fundamentals Summary

How do Ferrellgas Partners's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
FGPR fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$47.80m
Earnings (TTM)US$147.99m
Revenue (TTM)US$2.11b


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
FGPR income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueUS$1.19b
Gross ProfitUS$928.03m
Other ExpensesUS$780.03m

Last Reported Earnings

Jul 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)30.47
Gross Margin43.89%
Net Profit Margin7.00%
Debt/Equity Ratio-236.9%

How did FGPR perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.


Is FGPR undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 4/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • Analyst Forecast

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for FGPR?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

FGPR key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue0.9x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA6x
PEG Ration/a

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does FGPR's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

FGPR PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for FGPR vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average5x
RGCO RGC Resources
SGU Star Group
SPH Suburban Propane Partners
NWN Northwest Natural Holding
FGPR Ferrellgas Partners

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: FGPR is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (0.3x) compared to the peer average (5x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does FGPR's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the Global Gas Utilities Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: FGPR is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (0.3x) compared to the Global Gas Utilities industry average (13.7x)

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is FGPR's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

FGPR PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio0.3x
Fair PE Ration/a

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate FGPR's Price-To-Earnings Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.

Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of FGPR when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: FGPR ($9.74) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($130.84)

Significantly Below Fair Value: FGPR is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Analyst Price Targets

What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?

Analyst Forecast: Insufficient data to show price forecast.

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Future Growth

How is Ferrellgas Partners forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted Utilities industry annual growth in earnings

In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Ferrellgas Partners has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.

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  • Examine whether Ferrellgas Partners is trading at an attractive price based on how much it is expected to earn in the future, and relative to its industry peers and the wider market.
  • While we do not consider unaudited financials to be a reliable enough to include in our analysis, you can access them on the OTC Markets Website. If you are looking for more of a qualitative research into the company, you can access Ferrellgas Partners's filings and announcements here.

Past Performance

How has Ferrellgas Partners performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 3/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: FGPR has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: FGPR became profitable in the past.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: FGPR has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 25.3% per year.

Accelerating Growth: FGPR has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: FGPR has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Gas Utilities industry (10.2%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: FGPR's liabilities exceed its assets, so it is difficult to calculate its Return on Equity.

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Financial Health

How is Ferrellgas Partners's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 0/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: FGPR has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering short term liabilities.

Long Term Liabilities: FGPR has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering long term liabilities.

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: FGPR has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than a high debt level.

Reducing Debt: FGPR's has negative shareholder equity, so we do not need to check if its debt has reduced over time.

Debt Coverage: FGPR's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (7.6%).

Interest Coverage: FGPR's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2.4x coverage).

Balance Sheet

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What is Ferrellgas Partners's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

Ferrellgas Partners Dividend Yield vs Market
How does Ferrellgas Partners dividend yield compare to the market?
SegmentDividend Yield
Company (Ferrellgas Partners)n/a
Market Bottom 25% (US)1.7%
Market Top 25% (US)4.7%
Industry Average (Gas Utilities)3.5%
Analyst forecast in 3 Years (Ferrellgas Partners)n/a

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

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate FGPR'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 FGPR's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

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

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as FGPR has not reported any payouts.

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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average management tenure


Jim Ferrell (82 yo)





Mr. James E. Ferrell, also known as Jim, serves as CEO & President of Ferrellgas Inc. at General Partner of Ferrellgas Partners LP and Ferrellgas L.P. since January 2021. He serves as Chairman of Ferrellga...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Jim Ferrell's Compensation vs Ferrellgas Partners Earnings
How has Jim Ferrell's remuneration changed compared to Ferrellgas Partners's earnings?
DateTotal Comp.SalaryCompany Earnings
Jul 31 2022n/an/a


Apr 30 2022n/an/a


Jan 31 2022n/an/a


Oct 31 2021n/an/a


Jul 31 2021US$4mUS$492k


Apr 30 2021n/an/a


Jan 31 2021n/an/a


Oct 31 2020n/an/a


Jul 31 2020US$200kn/a


Apr 30 2020n/an/a


Jan 31 2020n/an/a


Oct 31 2019n/an/a


Jul 31 2019US$200kn/a


Apr 30 2019n/an/a


Jan 31 2019n/an/a


Oct 31 2018n/an/a


Jul 31 2018US$631kn/a


Apr 30 2018n/an/a


Jan 31 2018n/an/a


Oct 31 2017n/an/a


Jul 31 2017US$200kn/a


Apr 30 2017n/an/a


Jan 31 2017n/an/a


Oct 31 2016n/an/a


Jul 31 2016US$200kn/a


Compensation vs Market: Jim's total compensation ($USD4.19M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD774.31K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Jim's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: FGPR's management team is considered experienced (4.7 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: FGPR's board of directors are considered experienced (7.9 years average tenure).


Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?

Insider Trading Volume

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

Ownership Breakdown

What is the ownership structure of FGPR?
Owner TypeNumber of SharesOwnership Percentage
Individual Insiders29,9130.6%
General Public4,824,17699.3%

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Top 5 shareholders own 0.69% of the company
OwnershipNameSharesCurrent ValueChange %Portfolio %
J. Hawks
28,989$282.4k0%no data
Cohanzick Management, LLC
Edward Newberry
924$9.0k0%no data
Accel Wealth Management LLC
Ancora Advisors LLC
95$925.30%no data

Company Information

Ferrellgas Partners, L.P.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Ferrellgas Partners, L.P.
  • Ticker: FGPR
  • Exchange: OTCPK
  • Founded: 1939
  • Industry: Gas Utilities
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Implied Market Cap: US$47.795m
  • Market Cap: US$47.313m
  • Shares outstanding: 4.91m
  • Website: https://www.ferrellgas.com


  • Ferrellgas Partners, L.P.
  • 7500 College Boulevard
  • Suite 1000
  • Overland Park
  • Kansas
  • 66210
  • United States


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
FGPROTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon UnitsUSUSDApr 2021

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/10/01 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/09/30 00:00
Annual Earnings2022/07/31

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.