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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 : 3/10

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industry
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Cash to Debt 0.13
GEVO's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
60% of the 1021 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.62 vs. GEVO: 0.13 )
GEVO' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.13   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.13

Equity to Asset 0.43
GEVO's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
53% of the 1017 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. GEVO: 0.43 )
GEVO' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.39   Max: 0.82
Current: 0.43

0.39
0.82
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: -5.87
M-Score: 0.98
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 : 2/10

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industry
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Operating margin (%) -675.04
GEVO's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
67% of the 1010 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 5.85 vs. GEVO: -675.04 )
GEVO' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -6399.52   Max: -69.24
Current: -675.04

-6399.52
-69.24
Net-margin (%) -812.33
GEVO's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
67% of the 1011 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 3.81 vs. GEVO: -812.33 )
GEVO' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -6991.35   Max: -74.69
Current: -812.33

-6991.35
-74.69
ROE (%) -94.13
GEVO's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
66% of the 1005 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 6.72 vs. GEVO: -94.13 )
GEVO' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -460.48   Max: -52.33
Current: -94.13

-460.48
-52.33
ROA (%) -57.42
GEVO's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
67% of the 1015 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 3.41 vs. GEVO: -57.42 )
GEVO' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -111.06   Max: -36.24
Current: -57.42

-111.06
-36.24
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -66.50
GEVO's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
65% of the 1010 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 11.13 vs. GEVO: -66.50 )
GEVO' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -425   Max: -66.5
Current: -66.5

-425
-66.5
Revenue Growth (%) -76.70
GEVO's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked lower than
65% of the 882 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. GEVO: -76.70 )
GEVO' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 7.7
Current: -76.7

0
7.7
EBITDA Growth (%) -65.10
GEVO's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked lower than
63% of the 802 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. GEVO: -65.10 )
GEVO' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: -53.4
Current: -65.1

EPS Growth (%) -65.90
GEVO's EPS Growth (%) is ranked lower than
62% of the 722 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. GEVO: -65.90 )
GEVO' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: -53.1
Current: -65.9

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Q3 2013

GEVO Guru Trades in Q3 2013

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GEVO Guru Trades in Q4 2013

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GEVO Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jim Simons Sold Out
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GEVO Guru Trades in Q2 2014

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Ratios

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P/B 0.90
GEVO's P/B is ranked higher than
90% of the 1050 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.86 vs. GEVO: 0.90 )
GEVO' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.52   Max: 5.28
Current: 0.9

0.52
5.28
P/S 3.20
GEVO's P/S is ranked lower than
61% of the 1050 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.02 vs. GEVO: 3.20 )
GEVO' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.36   Max: 14.3
Current: 3.2

0.36
14.3
EV-to-EBIT -1.04
GEVO's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
60% of the 1050 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 18.25 vs. GEVO: -1.04 )
GEVO' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: -1.04

Current Ratio 1.08
GEVO's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
57% of the 864 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.72 vs. GEVO: 1.08 )
GEVO' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.87   Max: 16.33
Current: 1.08

0.87
16.33
Quick Ratio 0.75
GEVO's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
56% of the 864 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. GEVO: 0.75 )
GEVO' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.66   Max: 15.65
Current: 0.75

0.66
15.65

Valuation & Return

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industry
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Price/Tangible Book 0.80
GEVO's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
91% of the 1050 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.28 vs. GEVO: 0.80 )
GEVO' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.62   Max: 4.11
Current: 0.8

0.62
4.11
Price/Median PS Value 1.10
GEVO's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
79% of the 1050 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. GEVO: 1.10 )
GEVO' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.14   Max: 4.18
Current: 1.1

0.14
4.18

Business Description

Industry: Chemicals » Specialty Chemicals
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Traded in other countries:ZGV.Germany
Gevo, Inc. was incorporated in Delaware on June 9, 2005, as Methanotech, Inc. and filed an amendment to its certificate of incorporation changing its name to Gevo, Inc. on March 29, 2006. It is a renewable chemicals and advanced biofuels company focused on the development and commercialization of alternatives to petroleum-based products based on isobutanol produced from renewable feedstocks. The Company intends to produce and sell isobutanol, a four carbon alcohol. Isobutanol can be sold directly for use as a specialty chemical or a value-added fuel blendstock. It can also be converted into butenes using simple dehydration chemistry deployed in the refining and petrochemicals industries today. Butenes are primary hydrocarbon feedstocks that can be employed to create substitutes for the fossil fuels used in the production of plastics, fibers, rubber, other polymers and hydrocarbon fuels. In order to produce and sell isobutanol made from renewable sources, it has developed the Gevo Integrated Fermentation Technology, or GIFT, an integrated technology platform for the efficient production and separation of isobutanol. GIFT consists of two components, proprietary biocatalysts which convert sugars derived from multiple renewable feedstocks into isobutanol through fermentation, and a proprietary separation unit which is designed to continuously separate isobutanol from water during the fermentation process. It might face substantial competition in the markets for isobutanol, plastics, fibers, rubber, other polymers and hydrocarbon fuels. Regulation by governmental authorities in the US and other countries is a significant factor in the development, manufacture and marketing of second-generation biofuels.
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