PPP Loan Data — Vertex Energy, Inc, Houston, TX
Vertex Energy, Inc
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Vertex Energy, Inc is a corporation located at 1331 Gemini Suite 250 in Houston, Texas that received a Coronavirus-related PPP loan from the SBA of $4,222,000.00 in April, 2020.
PPP Loan Information
Loan Status:Paid in Full or Forgiven
Vertex Energy, Inc in Houston, TX received a Paycheck Protection Loan of $4.22M through b1BANK, which was approved in April, 2020.
This loan's status is reported by the SBA as "Paid in Full", which includes both loans repaid and those fully forgiven from repayment under PPP guidelines. The loan's status was last updated by the SBA in July, 2021.
Payroll Estimates Based On SBA PPP Loan Eligibility Formula
Understanding The SBA Formula For Determining PPP Loan Eligibility
The simplest way to describe the standard PPP calculation is that businesses are eligible to receive a maximum PPP loan of up to 2.5 x average 2019 monthly payroll costs. However, specific calculation methods vary based on entity type and have numerous qualifications.Read More
Understanding Payroll Estimates Based On PPP Amount
Please note that payroll estimations are based on a simplified PPP eligibility formula and do not account for factors such as salaries over $100k and other PPP eligibility components.Read More
Based on the standard PPP eligibility formula, it may be possible to estimate the payroll expenses represented by a company on their PPP application (see details above). In order to qualify for the PPP loan amount received, Vertex Energy, Inc's 2019 payroll expenses are estimated to be at least $20.27M.
Based on their reported 260 jobs retained, this equals an estimated average yearly compensation of $77,945 per employee1
Reported PPP Proceed Usage:
On the PPP application, Vertex Energy, Inc reported intending to use the proceeds of their PPP loan for the following expenses:
- Payroll: $4,222,000
Business Information - Vertex Energy, Inc in Houston, TX
1331 Gemini Suite 250
Houston, TX 77058
Automobile and Other Motor Vehicle Merchant Wholesalers
NAICS code 423110
Business Owner Demographics
Veteran Status: Unreported
Business Age: Existing or more than 2 years old
LMI Zone: Y
Rural / Urban: Urban
Similar Companies near Houston
In the Houston area, 5 businesses in the "Automobile and Other Motor Vehicle Merchant Wholesalers" industry received a PPP loan. These local businesses reported an average of 55 employees (compared to this company's 260) and received an average PPP loan of $870,749 (compared to this company's $4.22M).
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Industry PPP Comparison Statistics
Nationwide, 9,731 businesses in the "Automobile and Other Motor Vehicle Merchant Wholesalers" industry received a total of $982.77M in PPP loans. This industry in total received less than 1% of the total PPP funding distributed.
PPP recipients in this industry report an average of 9 employees, 97% lower than Vertex Energy, Inc's reported 260 employees, and received an average PPP loan of $100,993, 98% lower than this company's loan of $4.22M.
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Paycheck Protection Loan data has been made public by the Small Business Administration (SBA) for all private companies that received a PPP loan.
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Footnotes & Information
1. Estimations for informational purposes only. Payroll and salary estimates assume the borrower used the standard PPP calculation of 2.5 x average 2019 monthly payroll costs to determine PPP loan eligibility. Calculation methods vary based on entity type. Please read the latest official SBA PPP calculation rules for a full explanation of PPP loan amount calculation methods.
2. If a company's reported number of employees divided by the maximum PPP range amount per the SBA is greater than $100,000, the estimated maximum PPP loan received by the company can be adjusted down to assume no more than $100,000 yearly salary per employee was used in the PPP application. While employees at the company may earn more, $100k / employee is the maximum amount that can be used in PPP eligibility calculations.
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