Village Farms International Inc.Find Ratings Reports
VILLAGE FARMS INTL INC's gross profit margin for the first quarter of its fiscal year 2020 has increased when compared to the same period a year ago. Sales and net income have dropped, underperforming the average competitor within its subsector. VILLAGE FARMS INTL INC has strong liquidity. Currently, the Quick Ratio is 1.65 which shows the ability to cover short-term cash needs. The company's liquidity has increased from the same period last year, indicating improving cash flow.
During the same period, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has remained virtually unchanged only decreasing by 4.89% from the same quarter last year. The key liquidity measurements indicate that the company is unlikely to face financial difficulties in the near future.
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|Income Statement||Q1 FY20||Q1 FY19|
|Net Sales ($mil)||32.11||42.62|
|Net Income ($mil)||4.19||10.22|
|Balance Sheet||Q1 FY20||Q1 FY19|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||13.56||8.27|
|Total Assets ($mil)||193.6||234.84|
|Total Debt ($mil)||40.59||59.32|
|Profitability||Q1 FY20||Q1 FY19|
|Gross Profit Margin||7.15||6.69|
|Return on Assets||0.56||2.13|
|Return on Equity||0.79||3.44|
|Debt||Q1 FY20||Q1 FY19|
|Share Data||Q1 FY20||Q1 FY19|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||56.25||47.81|
|Div / share||0.0||0.0|
|Book value / share||2.46||3.04|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||1012995.0||962139.0|
HOLD. VILLAGE FARMS INTL INC's P/E ratio indicates a significant premium compared to an average of 105.44 for the Crop Production subsector and a significant premium compared to the S&P 500 average of 22.34. To use another comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 2.00 indicates a discount versus the S&P 500 average of 3.33 and a significant discount versus the subsector average of 4.94. The price-to-sales ratio is well below both the S&P 500 average and the subsector average, indicating a discount.
|VFF 163.67||Peers 23.48||VFF NM||Peers 17.03|
Premium. A higher P/E ratio than its peers can signify a more expensive stock or higher growth expectations.
VFF is trading at a significant premium to its peers.
Neutral. The P/CF ratio, a stock’s price divided by the company's cash flow from operations, is useful for comparing companies with different capital requirements or financing structures.
VFF's P/CF is negative making the measure meaningless.
|VFF NA||Peers 44.98||VFF NA||Peers 1.92|
Neutral. A lower price-to-projected earnings ratio than its peers can signify a less expensive stock or lower future growth potential.
Ratio not available.
Neutral. The PEG ratio is the stock’s P/E divided by the consensus estimate of long-term earnings growth. Faster growth can justify higher price multiples.
Ratio not available.
|VFF 2.00||Peers 4.94||VFF -66.67||Peers 29.28|
Discount. A lower price-to-book ratio makes a stock more attractive to investors seeking stocks with lower market values per dollar of equity on the balance sheet.
VFF is trading at a significant discount to its peers.
Lower. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
However, VFF is expected to significantly trail its peers on the basis of its earnings growth rate.
|VFF 1.54||Peers 2.62||VFF -11.09||Peers 10.53|
Discount. In the absence of P/E and P/B multiples, the price-to-sales ratio can display the value investors are placing on each dollar of sales.
VFF is trading at a significant discount to its subsector on this measurement.
Lower. A sales growth rate that trails the subsector implies that a company is losing market share.
VFF significantly trails its peers on the basis of sales growth.