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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.09
BGEPF's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
81% of the 1604 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.51 vs. BGEPF: 0.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
BGEPF' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.07  Med: 0.15 Max: N/A
Current: 0.09
Equity to Asset 0.35
BGEPF's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
75% of the 1563 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. BGEPF: 0.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
BGEPF' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 0.36 Max: 0.52
Current: 0.35
0.18
0.52
Interest Coverage 4.17
BGEPF's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
74% of the 1406 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 18.86 vs. BGEPF: 4.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
BGEPF' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.12  Med: 3.31 Max: 6.71
Current: 4.17
2.12
6.71
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 3.50
M-Score: -2.48
WACC vs ROIC
7.13%
7.76%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 5/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 2.58
BGEPF's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
66% of the 1602 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 5.43 vs. BGEPF: 2.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
BGEPF' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.33  Med: 2.05 Max: 4.61
Current: 2.58
-0.33
4.61
Net-margin (%) 1.61
BGEPF's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
66% of the 1604 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 3.66 vs. BGEPF: 1.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
BGEPF' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 1.71 Max: 5.15
Current: 1.61
0.1
5.15
ROE (%) 9.37
BGEPF's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 1561 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 7.76 vs. BGEPF: 9.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
BGEPF' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 8.75 Max: 21.06
Current: 9.37
0.25
21.06
ROA (%) 3.47
BGEPF's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 1637 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 3.64 vs. BGEPF: 3.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
BGEPF' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 3.92 Max: 9.96
Current: 3.47
0.25
9.96
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 11.21
BGEPF's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 1627 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 13.05 vs. BGEPF: 11.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
BGEPF' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.46  Med: 11.34 Max: 29.79
Current: 11.21
4.46
29.79
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -11.70
BGEPF's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
84% of the 1380 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. BGEPF: -11.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
BGEPF' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -11.7  Med: 8.85 Max: 23.3
Current: -11.7
-11.7
23.3
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 13.20
BGEPF's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 1203 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 4.10 vs. BGEPF: 13.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
BGEPF' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.5  Med: 3.7 Max: 42.7
Current: 13.2
-18.5
42.7
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 24.50
BGEPF's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 1079 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. BGEPF: 24.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
BGEPF' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -60.7  Med: 14.6 Max: 160.7
Current: 24.5
-60.7
160.7
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SymbolPriceYieldDescription
BGEPF100.764.81

Business Description

Industry: Consumer Packaged Goods » Farm Products
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Traded in other countries:BNG.Argentina, BU3.Germany, BG.Mexico, BG.USA,
Bunge Ltd is an agribusiness and food company with integrated operations that stretch from the farm field to consumer foods.

Bunge Ltd was founded in 1818 under the laws of Bermuda. It was formed as a grain trading company in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. The Company is an agribusiness and food company. It conducts its operations in four principal business areas; agribusiness, sugar and bioenergy, food and ingredients and fertilizer. These business areas include five reportable business segments; agribusiness, sugar and bioenergy, edible oil products, milling products and fertilizer. Its agribusiness segment is an integrated, business involved in the purchase, storage, transport, processing and sale of agricultural commodities and commodity products. Its agribusiness operations and assets are located in North and South America, Europe and Asia. Its sugar and bioenergy segment produces and sells sugar and ethanol derived from sugarcane, as well as energy derived from their production process, through its operations in Brazil. Its food and ingredients operations consist of two reportable business segments; edible oil products and milling products. These segments include businesses that produce and sell edible oil based products, including oils, shortenings, margarines, and mayonnaise and milled grain products such as wheat flours, corn-based products and rice. Its fertilizer segment is involved in producing, blending and distributing fertilizer products for the agricultural industry in South America, with assets and operations located in Argentina. The Company purchases oilseeds and grains either directly from farmers or indirectly through intermediaries. The Company's products are Edible Oil Products and Milling Products. In Brazil and Mexico, the customers for its wheat milling products are food processor, bakery and food service companies. In North America, the customers for its corn milling products are companies in the food processing sector, such as cereal, snack, bakery and brewing companies, as well as the U.S. Government for humanitarian relief programs. In Brazil, the Company's competitors are Predileto Alimentos, M. Dias Branco, Moinho Pacifico and Moinho Anaconda, as well as many small regional producers. The Company's competitors in North American corn milling products business include Cargill, Didion Milling Company, SEMO Milling, LLC and Life Line Foods, LLC. Its competitors in its U.S. rice milling business. The Company is subject to a variety of laws in each of the countries in which it operate which govern various aspects of its business, including the processing, handling, storage, transport and sale of its products; land-use and ownership of land, including laws regulating the acquisition or leasing of rural properties by certain entities and individuals; and environmental, health and safety matters.

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 15.47
BGEPF's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
61% of the 1267 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 19.26 vs. BGEPF: 15.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
BGEPF' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.12  Med: 15.32 Max: 887.33
Current: 15.47
3.12
887.33
Forward P/E 11.15
BGEPF's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
84% of the 137 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 17.21 vs. BGEPF: 11.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 15.28
BGEPF's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
62% of the 1261 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 18.84 vs. BGEPF: 15.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
BGEPF' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.12  Med: 15.32 Max: 276.42
Current: 15.28
3.12
276.42
P/B 1.51
BGEPF's P/B is ranked higher than
53% of the 1537 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.61 vs. BGEPF: 1.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
BGEPF' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.59  Med: 1.27 Max: 2.45
Current: 1.51
0.59
2.45
P/S 0.24
BGEPF's P/S is ranked higher than
86% of the 1553 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.96 vs. BGEPF: 0.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
BGEPF' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 0.21 Max: 0.43
Current: 0.24
0.1
0.43
POCF 13.67
BGEPF's POCF is ranked lower than
58% of the 859 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 11.13 vs. BGEPF: 13.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
BGEPF' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.11  Med: 9.25 Max: 160.84
Current: 13.67
2.11
160.84
Shiller P/E 12.38
BGEPF's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
83% of the 264 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 27.61 vs. BGEPF: 12.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
BGEPF' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.06  Med: 12.47 Max: 17.23
Current: 12.38
9.06
17.23
Current Ratio 1.44
BGEPF's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
56% of the 1587 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. BGEPF: 1.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
BGEPF' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.18  Med: 1.61 Max: 1.95
Current: 1.44
1.18
1.95
Quick Ratio 0.82
BGEPF's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
64% of the 1587 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. BGEPF: 0.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
BGEPF' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.55  Med: 0.93 Max: 1.25
Current: 0.82
0.55
1.25
Days Inventory 46.90
BGEPF's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
66% of the 1494 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 64.79 vs. BGEPF: 46.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
BGEPF' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 37.98  Med: 44.2 Max: 49.64
Current: 46.9
37.98
49.64
Days Sales Outstanding 14.61
BGEPF's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
83% of the 1162 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 40.14 vs. BGEPF: 14.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
BGEPF' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.75  Med: 15.8 Max: 26.1
Current: 14.61
11.75
26.1
Days Payable 29.56
BGEPF's Days Payable is ranked lower than
67% of the 1051 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 43.67 vs. BGEPF: 29.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
BGEPF' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 20.68  Med: 26.65 Max: 41.96
Current: 29.56
20.68
41.96

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 4.81
BGEPF's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
64% of the 1614 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.89 vs. BGEPF: 4.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
BGEPF' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.51  Med: 1.42 Max: 4.84
Current: 4.81
0.51
4.84
Dividend Growth (3y) 11.50
BGEPF's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
72% of the 694 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. BGEPF: 11.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
BGEPF' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 10.1 Max: 71.6
Current: 11.5
0
71.6
Forward Dividend Yield 4.82
BGEPF's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
67% of the 1555 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.08 vs. BGEPF: 4.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 7.85
BGEPF's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
72% of the 2019 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.49 vs. BGEPF: 7.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
BGEPF' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.83  Med: 2.32 Max: 7.9
Current: 7.85
0.83
7.9
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 0.90
BGEPF's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
85% of the 715 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: -1.60 vs. BGEPF: 0.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
BGEPF' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.7  Med: -5 Max: 0.9
Current: 0.9
-16.7
0.9

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 7.17
BGEPF's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 745 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 5.61 vs. BGEPF: 7.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
BGEPF' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16  Med: -4 Max: 7.8
Current: 7.17
-16
7.8

More Statistics

Beta0.49
Short Percentage of Float0.00%
52-Week Range $76.41 - 103.67
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