Transurban Group develops, operates, manages, and maintains toll road networks. More Details
Moderate growth potential unattractive dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Transurban Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: TCL has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: TCL exceeded the Australian Infrastructure industry which returned -8.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: TCL exceeded the Australian Market which returned -6.9% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Transurban Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StTransurban Group (ASX:TCL) Has Compensated Shareholders With A Respectable 72% Return On Their Investment
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StWhat You Need To Know About Transurban Group's (ASX:TCL) Investor Composition
1 month ago | Simply Wall StHere's Why Transurban Group (ASX:TCL) Is Weighed Down By Its Debt Load
Is Transurban Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: TCL (A$13.99) is trading above our estimate of fair value (A$12.41)
Significantly Below Fair Value: TCL is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: TCL is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the XO Infrastructure industry average.
PE vs Market: TCL is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Australian market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate TCL's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: TCL is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (4.9x) compared to the AU Infrastructure industry average (1.6x).
How is Transurban Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 9 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: TCL is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2.3%).
Earnings vs Market: TCL is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: TCL's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: TCL's revenue (4.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Australian market (4.6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: TCL's revenue (4.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: TCL's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (10.6%).
How has Transurban Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: TCL is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: TCL is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: TCL is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 15.2% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare TCL's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: TCL is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Infrastructure industry (-22.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: TCL has a negative Return on Equity (-1.74%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Transurban Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: TCL's short term assets (A$2.8B) do not cover its short term liabilities (A$3.9B).
Long Term Liabilities: TCL's short term assets (A$2.8B) do not cover its long term liabilities (A$23.9B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: TCL's debt to equity ratio (247.6%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: TCL's debt to equity ratio has increased from 206.8% to 247.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: TCL's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (5.2%).
Interest Coverage: TCL is unprofitable, therefore interest payments are not well covered by earnings.
What is Transurban Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: TCL's dividend (3.36%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (2.09%).
High Dividend: TCL's dividend (3.36%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (5.45%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: TCL's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: TCL's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: TCL is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: TCL's dividends in 3 years are not forecast to be well covered by earnings (304.5% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Scott Charlton (56 yo)
Mr. Scott Charlton, BSci, BEng (Elec), MBA, Member of FEI, FTA, has been the Chief Executive Officer at Transurban Ltd., and Transurban Group since July 16, 2012 and serves as Chief Executive Officer of Tr ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Scott's total compensation ($USD3.23M) is about average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD3.63M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Scott's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO & Executive Director||8.25yrs||AU$4.55m||0.064% |
|Chief Financial Officer||5.83yrs||AU$1.51m||0.0047% |
|President of North America & GM of North America||7.33yrs||AU$1.58m||0.00051% |
|Group General Manager of Corporate Affairs||3.25yrs||AU$404.28k||0.00029% |
|Group Executive of Queensland||2.67yrs||AU$1.26m||0.0033% |
|Group Executive of New South Wales||5.75yrs||AU$1.08m||0.0069% |
|Head of Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|General Counsel & Joint Company Secretary||8.67yrs||no data||no data|
|Manager of Media & Communications||no data||no data||no data|
|Group Executive of People & Culture||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Executive Officer of WestConnex||2.08yrs||AU$947.19k||no data|
|Head of Group Communications||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: TCL's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.8 years average tenure).
|CEO & Executive Director||8.25yrs||AU$4.55m||0.064% |
|Member of North American Advisory Board||0.75yr||no data||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||9.83yrs||AU$250.00k||0.0010% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||11.67yrs||AU$250.00k||0.0024% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||0.67yr||AU$85.42k||0.0015% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||2.42yrs||AU$230.00k||0.00045% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||3.75yrs||AU$225.00k||0.00050% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||4.58yrs||AU$230.00k||0.0011% |
|Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board||10.17yrs||AU$600.00k||0.0033% |
Experienced Board: TCL's board of directors are considered experienced (4.6 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: TCL insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Transurban Group's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Transurban Group
- Ticker: TCL
- Exchange: ASX
- Industry: Highways and Railtracks
- Sector: Transportation
- Market Cap: AU$38.284b
- Shares outstanding: 2.74b
- Website: https://www.transurban.com.au
Number of Employees
- Transurban Group
- Tower Five
- Level 31
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|TCL||ASX (Australian Securities Exchange)||Yes||Stapled Securities||AU||AUD||Apr 1996|
|TRAU.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Stapled Securities||US||USD||Apr 1996|
|TU9||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Stapled Securities||DE||EUR||Apr 1996|
|TCL||CHIA (Chi-X Australia)||Yes||Stapled Securities||AU||AUD||Apr 1996|
|TU9||DUSE (Dusseldorf Stock Exchange)||Yes||Stapled Securities||DE||EUR||Apr 1996|
Transurban Group develops, operates, manages, and maintains toll road networks. It operates 20 toll roads in Sydney, Melbourne, and Brisbane in Australia; the Greater Washington area of Virginia, the Unite ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/10/25 10:33|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/23 00:00|
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