Were Analysts Bearish Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) This Week?

June 29, 2018 - By James Macaulay

Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) LogoInvestors sentiment increased to 1.28 in Q1 2018. Its up 0.22, from 1.06 in 2017Q4. It increased, as 11 investors sold Green Plains Inc. shares while 39 reduced holdings. 18 funds opened positions while 46 raised stakes. 42.68 million shares or 0.10% more from 42.63 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
Bessemer Group Incorporated invested 0.03% in Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE). Manufacturers Life Insur Co The invested 0% of its portfolio in Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE). Pnc Fincl Grp reported 331 shares. North Star Inv owns 360 shares. Quantbot Techs Ltd Partnership holds 0% of its portfolio in Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) for 541 shares. Ardsley Advisory Ptnrs owns 94,100 shares or 0.24% of their US portfolio. Pinebridge Invs Lp holds 68,833 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Capital Innovations Llc reported 0.95% stake. Teachers Retirement Of The State Of Kentucky invested in 11,560 shares or 0% of the stock. Goldman Sachs Gp has 0% invested in Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) for 135,402 shares. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) reported 2,433 shares stake. Granite Inv Prtnrs Ltd Liability invested 0.54% of its portfolio in Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE). Comerica Bank & Trust reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE). One Trading Ltd Partnership, Illinois-based fund reported 13,527 shares. Us Bancorp De holds 0% or 248 shares in its portfolio.

Since February 26, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 insider sales for $299,333 activity. 7,000 shares were sold by MAPES MICHELLE, worth $134,883.

Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) Ratings Coverage

Among 2 analysts covering Green Plains Inc (NASDAQ:GPRE), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Green Plains Inc had 2 analyst reports since February 7, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. Stephens downgraded the stock to “Equal-Weight” rating in Thursday, June 28 report. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, February 7 by Piper Jaffray. Below is a list of Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) latest ratings and price target changes.

28/06/2018 Broker: Stephens Old Rating: Overweight New Rating: Equal-Weight Downgrade
07/02/2018 Broker: Piper Jaffray Rating: Buy New Target: $27.0 Maintain

The stock increased 1.25% or $0.23 during the last trading session, reaching $18.23. About 254,128 shares traded. Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) has declined 5.03% since June 29, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 17.60% the S&P500.

Green Plains Inc. produces, markets, and distributes ethanol in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $754.21 million. The firm operates through four divisions: Ethanol Production; Agribusiness and Energy Services; Food and Food Ingredients; and Partnership. It has a 17.83 P/E ratio. The Ethanol Production segment produces and sells ethanol, distiller grains, and corn oil.

More important recent Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “40 Stocks Moving In Thursday’s Mid-Day Session” on June 28, 2018, also Nasdaq.com published article titled: “Gevo, Inc. Stock Skyrockets Monday on EPA News”, Benzinga.com published: “48 Biggest Movers From Yesterday” on June 29, 2018. More interesting news about Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) was released by: Benzinga.com and their article: “Benzinga’s Top Upgrades, Downgrades For June 28, 2018” with publication date: June 28, 2018.

Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) Institutional Positions Chart

Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our FREE daily email newsletter.