Wabash National Corporation designs, manufactures, and distributes transportation and various industrial products primarily in the United States.
Imperfect balance sheet with concerning outlook.
Share Price & News
How has Wabash National's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: WA9's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: WA9 underperformed the German Machinery industry which returned -1.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: WA9 underperformed the German Market which returned 3.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Wabash National's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Wabash National 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: WA9 (€10.5) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€5.73)
Significantly Below Fair Value: WA9 is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: WA9 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the DE Machinery industry average.
PE vs Market: WA9 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the German market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate WA9's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: WA9 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.5x) compared to the DE Machinery industry average (1.3x).
How is Wabash National forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: WA9 is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Earnings vs Market: WA9 is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
High Growth Earnings: WA9 is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: WA9's revenue (7% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the German market (5.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: WA9's revenue (7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if WA9's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Wabash National performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: WA9 is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: WA9 is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: WA9 is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 20.7% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare WA9's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: WA9 is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Machinery industry (-30%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: WA9 has a negative Return on Equity (-16.01%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Wabash National's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: WA9's short term assets ($502.8M) exceed its short term liabilities ($232.1M).
Long Term Liabilities: WA9's short term assets ($502.8M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($516.9M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: WA9's debt to equity ratio (115.9%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: WA9's debt to equity ratio has increased from 83.4% to 115.9% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: WA9's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (23.7%).
Interest Coverage: WA9 is unprofitable, therefore interest payments are not well covered by earnings.
What is Wabash National current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: WA9's dividend (2.81%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.25%).
High Dividend: WA9's dividend (2.81%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.83%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, WA9 has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: WA9's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 4 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: WA9 is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Brent Yeagy (49 yo)
Mr. Brent L. Yeagy has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of Wabash National Corporation since October 1, 2016 and June 2, 2018 respectively. He was its Chief Operating Officer at Wabash Nation ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Brent's total compensation ($USD4.39M) is above average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD1.31M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Brent's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|Senior VP & CFO||0.58yr||US$974.05k||0.028% |
|Senior Vice President of Global Operations||0.42yr||US$1.22m||0.026% |
|Senior VP||2.25yrs||US$1.18m||no data|
|CTO & Senior VP||16.58yrs||US$657.91k||no data|
|Director of Investor Relations||2.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Director of Corporate Communications||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & Chief Human Resources Officer||1.75yrs||no data||0.021% |
|Senior Vice President of Customer Value Creation||2.83yrs||US$783.95k||0.076% |
|Treasurer and Vice President of Tax||6.58yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: WA9's management team is considered experienced (2.3 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||1yr||US$114.15k||no data|
|Independent Director||15.25yrs||US$216.15k||0.11% |
|Independent Director||7.5yrs||US$208.01k||0.064% |
|Independent Director||2.67yrs||US$243.48k||0.099% |
|Independent Director||9.42yrs||US$217.19k||0.091% |
|Independent Chairman||0.25yr||US$209.91k||0.18% |
|Independent Director||0.75yr||US$65.97k||no data|
Experienced Board: WA9's board of directors are considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if 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.
Wabash National Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Wabash National Corporation
- Ticker: WA9
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1985
- Industry: Construction Machinery and Heavy Trucks
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: US$602.679m
- Listing Market Cap: US$509.445m
- Shares outstanding: 52.91m
- Website: https://www.wabashnational.com
Number of Employees
- Wabash National Corporation
- 1000 Sagamore Parkway South
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|WNC||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Nov 1991|
|WA9||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Nov 1991|
|0LSO||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||GB||USD||Nov 1991|
Wabash National Corporation designs, manufactures, and distributes transportation and various industrial products primarily in the United States. The company operates through three segments: Commercial Tra ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/08/02 22:04|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/31 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.