Green Plains, Inc.s in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has rallied 0.61% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 3.49% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 84.86% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Green Plains, Inc. has a positive value of 74.5 compared to overall market. Green Plains, Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) has climbed 9.45% in the past week and advanced 4.62% in the last 4 weeks. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 8.57% and the outperformance has advanced to 2.75% for the last 4 weeks period.
Green Plains, Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) stock ended Friday session in the red zone in a volatile trading. The stock closed down 0.9 points or 3.49% at $24.9 with 1,052,157 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $25.9, the shares hit an intraday low of $24.6 and an intraday high of $26 and the price was in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $955 million and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated to be 38,368,478 shares. The 52-week high of Green Plains, Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) is $29.85 and the 52-week low is $12.385.
Green Plains Inc Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Oct 31, 2016. The company reported $0.20 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.04. Analyst had a consensus of $0.24. The company had revenue of $841.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $863.46 million. The companys revenue was up 13.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.16 EPS.
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Dec 21, 2016, Michelle Mapes (EVP – Gen Counsel Corp Sec) sold 2,000 shares at 29.26 per share price.On Dec 19, 2016, Walter S Cronin (EVP – Commercial Operations) sold 850 shares at 29.50 per share price.On Dec 15, 2016, James F Crowley (director) sold 3,686 shares at 27.12 per share price.
Green Plains Inc. is vertically integrated producer, marketer and distributer of ethanol. The company operates through four segments: Ethanol Production, Corn Oil Production, Agribusiness, and Marketing and Distribution. It produces ethanol and co-products, such as wet, modified wet or dried distillers grains, as well as extracts non-edible corn oil. The company is also involved in buying and selling bulk grain primarily corn and soybeans. Green Plains Inc., formerly known as Green Plains Renewable Energy, Inc., is headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska.