December 19, 2014 1:16 PM ET

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Company Overview of Green Plains Inc.

Company Overview

Green Plains Inc. produces, markets, and distributes ethanol in the United States. 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 that is used as feedstock for biodiesel, livestock feed additives, rubber substitutes, rust preventatives, inks, textiles, soaps, and insecticides. The company is also involved in buying and selling bulk grain primarily corn and soybeans to grain processing companies and livestock producers, as well as providing storage services to these producers. In ...

450 Regency Parkway

Suite 400

Omaha, NE 68114

United States

Founded in 2004

710 Employees

Phone:

402-884-8700

Fax:

402-884-8776

Key Executives for Green Plains Inc.

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 49
Total Annual Compensation: $525.0K
Chief Financial Officer and Principal Accounting Officer
Age: 56
Total Annual Compensation: $300.0K
Chief Operating Officer
Age: 49
Total Annual Compensation: $300.0K
Executive Vice President of Ethanol Marketing
Age: 54
Total Annual Compensation: $250.0K
Executive Vice President
Age: 47
Total Annual Compensation: $225.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

Green Plains Inc. Key Developments

Green Plains Inc. Presents at ROTH New Industrials Corporate Access Day, Dec-16-2014

Green Plains Inc. Presents at ROTH New Industrials Corporate Access Day, Dec-16-2014 . Venue: Park Hyatt New York “A Green Initiative Hotel”, 153 West 57th Street, New York, NY 10019, United States.

Green Plains Inc. Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend, Payable on December 19, 2014

On November 13, 2014, Green Plains Inc. announced that its Board of Directors had declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.08 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend will be payable on December 19, 2014 to shareholders of record as of the close of business November 28, 2014.

Green Plains Inc. Announces Consolidated Earnings Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2014; Reaffirms Earnings Guidance for the Second Half of 2014

Green Plains Inc. announced consolidated earnings results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2014. Net income for the quarter was $41.7 million, or $1.03 per diluted share, compared to net income of $9.4 million, or $0.28 per diluted share, for the same period in 2013. Revenues were $833.9 million for the third quarter of 2014 compared to $758.0 million for the same period in 2013. Third quarter 2014 EBITDA, which is defined as earnings before interest, income taxes, depreciation and amortization, was $91.4 million compared to $37.4 million for the same period in 2013. The company have generated record operating income was $263 million and $324 million of EBITDA. Operating income was $75.055 million against $25.534 million a year ago, primarily as a result of the higher production levels I just discussed and an overall better margin environment in the ethanol industry. Income before income taxes was $65.999 million against $17.043 million a year ago. Revenues were $2.4 billion for the nine-month period ended September 30, 2014 compared to $2.3 billion for the same period in 2013. Net income for the nine-month period ended September 30, 2014 was $117.3 million, or $2.90 per diluted share, compared to net income of $17.9 million, or $0.56 per diluted share, for the same period in 2013. For the nine-month period ending September 30, 2014, EBITDA was $260.0 million compared to $92.7 million for the same period in 2013. Operating income was $212.345 million against $56.800 million a year ago. Income before income taxes was $185.816 million against $31.449 million a year ago. The company reaffirmed earnings guidance for the second half of 2014. The company is reaffirming mid-year guidance of stronger earnings per share performance in the second half of 2014.

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