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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 : 4/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.23
SEED's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
66% of the 1603 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.54 vs. SEED: 0.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
SEED' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.16  Med: 1.06 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.23
Equity to Asset 0.21
SEED's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
90% of the 1569 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. SEED: 0.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
SEED' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 0.27 Max: 0.37
Current: 0.21
0.18
0.37
F-Score: 2
Z-Score: -0.06
WACC vs ROIC
8.09%
-13.87%
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 : 2/10

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history
Operating margin (%) -18.99
SEED's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
92% of the 1601 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. SEED: -18.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
SEED' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -31.09  Med: -0.14 Max: 11
Current: -18.99
-31.09
11
Net-margin (%) -20.37
SEED's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
92% of the 1602 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 3.79 vs. SEED: -20.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
SEED' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -33.35  Med: -3.87 Max: 8.39
Current: -20.37
-33.35
8.39
ROE (%) -33.69
SEED's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
95% of the 1556 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 7.76 vs. SEED: -33.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
SEED' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -42.27  Med: -7.28 Max: 20.75
Current: -33.69
-42.27
20.75
ROA (%) -6.61
SEED's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
89% of the 1635 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 3.68 vs. SEED: -6.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
SEED' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -15.32  Med: -2.03 Max: 5.89
Current: -6.61
-15.32
5.89
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -16.33
SEED's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
91% of the 1621 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 13.06 vs. SEED: -16.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
SEED' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -35.52  Med: 0.88 Max: 50.2
Current: -16.33
-35.52
50.2
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -8.20
SEED's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
87% of the 1363 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. SEED: -8.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SEED' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -7.3 Max: 12.2
Current: -8.2
0
12.2
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Business Description

Industry: Consumer Packaged Goods » Farm Products  
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Origin Agritech Ltd along with its subsidiaries is an agricultural biotechnology company serving China. It is engaged in crop seed breeding, genetic improvement and the production, processing, distribution of seeds and related technical services.

Origin Agritech Ltd along with its subsidiaries is an agricultural biotechnology company serving China. It is engaged in crop seed breeding, genetic improvement and the production, processing, distribution of seeds and related technical services. It has two business lines: agri-biotech and product development and production and distribution of hybrid seeds. Segmental revenues are mostly derived from its production and distribution of hybrid seeds segment followed by agri-biotech and product development segment. Also, geographically the Company's revenue is derived from China alone.

Ratios

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P/B 1.79
SEED's P/B is ranked higher than
51% of the 1613 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.85 vs. SEED: 1.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
SEED' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.68  Med: 1.61 Max: 10.59
Current: 1.79
0.68
10.59
P/S 0.96
SEED's P/S is ranked higher than
55% of the 1612 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. SEED: 0.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
SEED' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.35  Med: 1.32 Max: 91.09
Current: 0.96
0.35
91.09
EV-to-EBIT -8.69
SEED's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 1368 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 15.87 vs. SEED: -8.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
SEED' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -77.2  Med: -7.7 Max: 8174.9
Current: -8.69
-77.2
8174.9
EV-to-EBITDA -8.69
SEED's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 1410 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 12.36 vs. SEED: -8.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
SEED' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -77.2  Med: -7.7 Max: 8174.9
Current: -8.69
-77.2
8174.9
Current Ratio 0.78
SEED's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
87% of the 1558 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. SEED: 0.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SEED' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.78  Med: 0.97 Max: 1.59
Current: 0.78
0.78
1.59
Quick Ratio 0.18
SEED's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
96% of the 1558 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. SEED: 0.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SEED' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 0.41 Max: 0.98
Current: 0.18
0.15
0.98
Days Inventory 702.59
SEED's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
100% of the 1493 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 64.27 vs. SEED: 702.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
SEED' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 224.93  Med: 353.13 Max: 702.59
Current: 702.59
224.93
702.59
Days Sales Outstanding 0.53
SEED's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
99% of the 1169 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 39.50 vs. SEED: 0.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
SEED' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.53  Med: 2.69 Max: 6.27
Current: 0.53
0.53
6.27
Days Payable 6.13
SEED's Days Payable is ranked lower than
95% of the 1036 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 44.65 vs. SEED: 6.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
SEED' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.74  Med: 6.12 Max: 12.95
Current: 6.13
4.74
12.95

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 0.10
SEED's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
73% of the 710 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: -1.60 vs. SEED: 0.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
SEED' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -67.4  Med: -0.5 Max: 0
Current: 0.1
-67.4
0

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 2.86
SEED's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
64% of the 1514 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.93 vs. SEED: 2.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
SEED' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.91  Med: 1.98 Max: 6.14
Current: 2.86
0.91
6.14
Price/Projected FCF 2.35
SEED's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
63% of the 708 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.59 vs. SEED: 2.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
SEED' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.01  Med: 2.49 Max: 11.61
Current: 2.35
1.01
11.61
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -11.50
SEED's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
93% of the 1682 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. SEED: -11.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
SEED' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -11.5  Med: 2.6 Max: 6.3
Current: -11.5
-11.5
6.3

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $50.47
EPS (TTM) $ -0.44
Beta0.72
Short Percentage of Float1.03%
52-Week Range $1.15 - 3.19
Shares Outstanding (Mil)22.87
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