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September 02, 2015 6:48 PM ET

Oil, Gas and Consumable Fuels

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; and cattle to meat processors, as well as providing grain dry...

450 Regency Parkway

Suite 400

Omaha, NE 68114

United States

Founded in 2004

840 Employees





Key Executives for Green Plains Inc.

Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
Age: 50
Total Annual Compensation: $525.0K
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 57
Total Annual Compensation: $300.0K
Chief Operating Officer
Age: 50
Total Annual Compensation: $300.0K
Executive Vice President of Ethanol Marketing
Age: 56
Total Annual Compensation: $250.0K
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Age: 48
Total Annual Compensation: $225.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Green Plains Inc. Key Developments

Green Plains Inc. Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend, Payable on September 18, 2015

The Board of Directors of Green Plains Inc. declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.12 per share on the company's common stock. The cash dividend announced represents a 50% increase from the previous dividend. The dividend will be payable on September 18, 2015 to shareholders of record as of the close of business August 28, 2015.

Green Plains Inc. Presents at Jefferies 11th Annual Industrials Conference, Aug-10-2015 01:20 PM

Green Plains Inc. Presents at Jefferies 11th Annual Industrials Conference, Aug-10-2015 01:20 PM. Venue: Grand Hyatt, 109 E. 42nd Street, New York, New York, United States.

Green Plains Mulls Acquisitions

Green Plains Inc. (NasdaqGS:GPRE) is seeking acquisitions. Todd Becker, President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Green Plains, said, “Our five main legs of capital allocation remain the same: acquisitive growth, organic growth, debt paydown, dividend growth, and share buybacks. Yes, I mean plant acquisitions continue to -- we are continuing to look at plant acquisitions.”

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