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Renasant Corp (NAS:RNST)
Beneish M-Score
-1.81 (As of Today)

The zones of discrimination for M-Score is as such:

An M-Score of less than -2.22 suggests that the company is not an accounting manipulator.
An M-Score of greater than -2.22 signals that the company is likely an accounting manipulator.

Renasant Corp has a M-score of -1.81 signals that the company is a manipulator.

RNST' s Beneish M-Score Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.72   Max: 2.12
Current: -1.81

-2.72
2.12

During the past 13 years, the highest Beneish M-Score of Renasant Corp was 2.12. The lowest was -2.72. And the median was -2.39.


Definition

The M-score was created by Professor Messod Beneish. Instead of measuring the bankruptcy risk (Z-Score) or business trend (F-Score), M-score can be used to detect the risk of earnings manipulation. This is the original research paper on M-score.

The M-Score Variables:

The M-score of Renasant Corp for today is based on a combination of the following eight different indices:

M=-4.84+0.92 * DSRI+0.528 * GMI+0.404 * AQI+0.892 * SGI+0.115 * DEPI
=-4.84+0.92 * 1+0.528 * 1+0.404 * 0.9993+0.892 * 1.3409+0.115 * 4.3222
-0.172 * SGAI+4.679 * TATA-0.327 * LVGI
-0.172 * 1.0179+4.679 * -0.0246-0.327 * 0.6841
=-1.81

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

This Year (Mar16) TTM:Last Year (Mar15) TTM:
Accounts Receivable was $0.0 Mil.
Revenue was 103.356 + 103.498 + 100.797 + 74.587 = $382.2 Mil.
Gross Profit was 103.356 + 103.498 + 100.797 + 74.587 = $382.2 Mil.
Total Current Assets was $0.0 Mil.
Total Assets was $8,146.2 Mil.
Property, Plant and Equipment(Net PPE) was $168.9 Mil.
Depreciation, Depletion and Amortization(DDA) was $2.9 Mil.
Selling, General & Admin. Expense(SGA) was $188.7 Mil.
Total Current Liabilities was $0.0 Mil.
Long-Term Debt was $147.4 Mil.
Net Income was 21.216 + 21.16 + 16.22 + 15.394 = $74.0 Mil.
Non Operating Income was 0 + 0 + 0 + 0 = $0.0 Mil.
Cash Flow from Operations was -40.677 + 123.455 + 161.613 + 30.048 = $274.4 Mil.
Accounts Receivable was $0.0 Mil.
Revenue was 70.651 + 69.729 + 73.035 + 71.64 = $285.1 Mil.
Gross Profit was 70.651 + 69.729 + 73.035 + 71.64 = $285.1 Mil.
Total Current Assets was $0.0 Mil.
Total Assets was $5,881.8 Mil.
Property, Plant and Equipment(Net PPE) was $117.8 Mil.
Depreciation, Depletion and Amortization(DDA) was $9.3 Mil.
Selling, General & Admin. Expense(SGA) was $138.3 Mil.
Total Current Liabilities was $0.0 Mil.
Long-Term Debt was $155.6 Mil.



1. DSRI = Days Sales in Receivables Index

Measured as the ratio of days’ sales in receivables in year t to year t-1.

A large increase in DSR could be indicative of revenue inflation.

DSRI=(Receivables_t / Revenue_t) / (Receivables_t-1 / Revenue_t-1)
=(0 / 382.238) / (0 / 285.055)
=0 / 0
=1

2. GMI = Gross Margin Index

Measured as the ratio of gross margin in year t-1 to gross margin in year t.

Gross margin has deteriorated when this index is above 1. A firm with poorer prospects is more likely to manipulate earnings.

GMI=GrossMargin_t-1 / GrossMargin_t
=(GrossProfit_t-1 / Revenue_t-1) / (GrossProfit_t / Revenue_t)
=(285.055 / 285.055) / (382.238 / 382.238)
=1 / 1
=1

3. AQI = Asset Quality Index

AQI is the ratio of asset quality in year t to year t-1.

Asset quality is measured as the ratio of non-current assets other than plant, property and equipment to total assets.

AQI=(1 - (CurrentAssets_t + PPE_t) / TotalAssets_t) / (1 - (CurrentAssets_t-1 + PPE_t-1) / TotalAssets_t-1)
=(1 - (0 + 168.942) / 8146.229) / (1 - (0 + 117.769) / 5881.849)
=0.97926132 / 0.97997755
=0.9993

4. SGI = Sales Growth Index

Ratio of sales in year t to sales in year t-1.

Sales growth is not itself a measure of manipulation. However, growth companies are likely to find themselves under pressure to manipulate in order to keep up appearances.

SGI=Sales_t / Sales_t-1
=Revenue_t / Revenue_t-1
=382.238 / 285.055
=1.3409

5. DEPI = Depreciation Index

Measured as the ratio of the rate of depreciation in year t-1 to the corresponding rate in year t.

DEPI greater than 1 indicates that assets are being depreciated at a slower rate. This suggests that the firm might be revising useful asset life assumptions upwards, or adopting a new method that is income friendly.

DEPI=(Depreciation_t-1 / (Depreciaton_t-1 + PPE_t-1)) / (Depreciation_t / (Depreciaton_t + PPE_t))
=(9.334 / (9.334 + 117.769)) / (2.92 / (2.92 + 168.942))
=0.0734365 / 0.01699038
=4.3222

6. SGAI = Sales, General and Administrative expenses Index

The ratio of SGA expenses in year t relative to year t-1.

SGA expenses index > 1 means that the company is becoming less efficient in generate sales.

SGAI=(SGA_t / Sales_t) / (SGA_t-1 /Sales_t-1)
=(188.729 / 382.238) / (138.273 / 285.055)
=0.49374735 / 0.48507481
=1.0179

7. LVGI = Leverage Index

The ratio of total debt to total assets in year t relative to yeat t-1.

An LVGI > 1 indicates an increase$sgai= in leverage

LVGI=((LTD_t + CurrentLiabilities_t) / TotalAssets_t) / ((LTD_t-1 + CurrentLiabilities_t-1) / TotalAssets_t-1)
=((147.416 + 0) / 8146.229) / ((155.581 + 0) / 5881.849)
=0.01809623 / 0.02645104
=0.6841

8. TATA = Total Accruals to Total Assets

Total accruals calculated as the change in working capital accounts other than cash less depreciation.

TATA=(IncomefromContinuingOperations_t - CashFlowsfromOperations_t) / TotalAssets_t
=(NetIncome_t - NonOperatingIncome_t - CashFlowsfromOperations_t) / TotalAssets_t
=(73.99 - 0 - 274.439) / 8146.229
=-0.0246

An M-Score of less than -2.22 suggests that the company will not be a manipulator. An M-Score of greater than -2.22 signals that the company is likely to be a manipulator.

Renasant Corp has a M-score of -1.81 signals that the company is likely to be a manipulator.


Related Terms

Altman Z-Score, Piotroski F-Score, Accounts Receivable, Revenue, Gross Profit, Total Current Assets, Total Assets, Property, Plant and Equipment, Depreciation, Depletion and Amortization, Selling, General & Admin. Expense, Total Current Liabilities, Long-Term Debt, Net Income, Non Operating Income, Cash Flow from Operations


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Renasant Corp Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DSRI 1111111111
GMI 1111111111
AQI 1.00181.00271.00051.000710.9990.9970.99830.9980.9982
SGI 1.07761.13851.10460.96051.27990.98371.0221.13421.2361.2343
DEPI 1.23131.08310.97540.73221.08531.92760.78151.25921.23621.9562
SGAI 0.99320.96030.93841.18190.83951.15081.15841.05710.94541.0102
LVGI 0.98270.84822.37130.98130.42820.82620.65920.77340.9130.694
TATA -0.0031-0.0034-0.0104-0.0086-0.016-0.0303-0.0362-0.0208-0.0112-0.0233
M-score -2.39-2.31-2.88-2.61-2.08-2.50-2.57-2.36-2.26-2.17

Renasant Corp Quarterly Data

Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16
DSRI 1111111111
GMI 1111111111
AQI 0.99860.99860.99920.9980.99720.99730.99780.99820.99931.021
SGI 1.21311.2981.33061.23591.15481.07961.11921.23511.34091.4597
DEPI 0.41030.18980.25890.41320.64596.27291.43951.95624.32220.0154
SGAI 1.02481.01280.96970.94840.94690.9410.98431.00981.01790.9994
LVGI 0.77580.78350.94760.9130.92550.93070.67080.6940.68412.629
TATA -0.0157-0.0186-0.0111-0.01120.00330.0049-0.0128-0.0233-0.0246-0.0191
M-score -2.36-2.33-2.30-2.35-2.33-1.75-2.27-2.17-1.81-2.80
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