Gevo Inc. [NASDAQ: GEVO] closed the trading session at $1.38 on 09/12/23. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $1.31, while the highest price level was $1.39. The company report on September 6, 2023 at 6:00 AM that Gevo and U.S. Department of Agriculture Sign Agreement Providing Gevo a Grant to Incentivize, Track, and Verify Acreage of Low-Carbon Corn to Accelerate Production of Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) and Other Biofuels.
With the leadership and support of the USDA, we believe this grant will play a pivotal role in expediting the adoption of climate-smart farming practices and immediate market expansion of field-tracked, low-CI corn destined for SAF production in the area surrounding Gevo’s previously announced Net-Zero 1 (NZ1) SAF plant, currently under development in Lake Preston, South Dakota. The project will also accelerate the market adoption for climate-smart corn in close collaboration with Southwest Iowa Renewable Energy (SIRE), a dry-mill corn-based ethanol facility located near Council Bluffs, Iowa. An important part of the project is our aim to enroll majority female-owned farms in southeast Iowa and southeast Nebraska and Native American tribal organizations in South Dakota, including the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe.
The stocks have a year to date performance of -27.37 percent and weekly performance of 6.15 percent. The stock has been moved at -23.33 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed -13.21 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed -8.61 percent over the most recent 3-months.
If compared to the average trading volume of 4.25M shares, GEVO reached to a volume of 3605652 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here’s what leading stock market gurus have to say about Gevo Inc. [GEVO]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for GEVO shares is $4.48 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on GEVO stock is a recommendation set at 2.40. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
Northland Capital have made an estimate for Gevo Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Market Perform, with their previous recommendation back on August 21, 2023.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Gevo Inc. is set at 0.09, with the Price to Sales ratio for GEVO stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 36.69. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 0.56, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 1.42.
GEVO stock trade performance evaluation
Gevo Inc. [GEVO] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 6.15. With this latest performance, GEVO shares dropped by -13.21% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -23.33% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -51.41% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for GEVO stock in for the last two-week period is set at 47.03, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 51.28, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 46.41 for Gevo Inc. [GEVO]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 1.5322, while it was recorded at 1.3380 for the last single week of trading, and 1.6207 for the last 200 days.
Gevo Inc. [GEVO]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Gevo Inc. [GEVO] shares currently have an operating margin of -6590.47 and a Gross Margin at -1702.89. Gevo Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -8341.02.
Return on Total Capital for GEVO is now -11.79, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -14.98. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -17.00, with Return on Assets sitting at -14.34. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Gevo Inc. [GEVO] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 11.51. Additionally, GEVO Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 10.32, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 9.95. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 11.40, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 10.22.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Gevo Inc. [GEVO] managed to generate an average of -$1,101,202 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 1.62 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.00.Gevo Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 4.70 and a Current Ratio set at 4.80.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Gevo Inc. [GEVO] stock
The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for GEVO. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Gevo Inc. go to 25.00%.
Gevo Inc. [GEVO]: Institutional Ownership
The top three institutional holders of GEVO stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 1.31 billion shares, which is approximately 8.2089%. BLACKROCK INC., holding 1.04 billion shares of the stock with an approximate value of $170.67 trillion in GEVO stocks shares; and BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY INC, currently with $150.98 trillion in GEVO stock with ownership which is approximately 5.7381%.