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Executive Summary

Hillenbrand, Inc. operates as a diversified industrial company in the United States and internationally. More Details

Snowflake Analysis

Reasonable growth potential second-rate dividend payer.

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Share Price & News

How has Hillenbrand's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?

Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: HI is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: HI's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.

Market Performance

7 Day Return




US Machinery


US Market

1 Year Return




US Machinery


US Market

Return vs Industry: HI exceeded the US Machinery industry which returned 26% over the past year.

Return vs Market: HI exceeded the US Market which returned 22.8% over the past year.

Shareholder returns

7 Day-2.0%-0.3%1.4%
30 Day13.5%7.3%4.9%
90 Day38.4%16.1%14.6%
1 Year42.3%37.7%29.0%25.9%25.4%22.6%
3 Year3.0%-4.4%30.0%20.8%46.8%37.0%
5 Year87.0%65.5%177.2%146.7%132.0%106.1%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Hillenbrand's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?

Simply Wall St News


Is Hillenbrand 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: HI ($43.52) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($41.25)

Significantly Below Fair Value: HI is trading above our estimate of fair value.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: HI is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Machinery industry average.

PE vs Market: HI is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate HI's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: HI's PB Ratio (3.1x) is in line with the US Machinery industry average.

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Future Growth

How is Hillenbrand forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?


Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: HI is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2%).

Earnings vs Market: HI is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.

High Growth Earnings: HI's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: HI's revenue (3.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (10.5% per year).

High Growth Revenue: HI's revenue (3.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: HI's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (24.7%)

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Past Performance

How has Hillenbrand performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: HI is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: HI is currently unprofitable.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: HI is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 20.7% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare HI's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: HI is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Machinery industry (-15.5%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: HI has a negative Return on Equity (-4.95%), as it is currently unprofitable.

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Financial Health

How is Hillenbrand's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: HI's short term assets ($1.4B) exceed its short term liabilities ($852.1M).

Long Term Liabilities: HI's short term assets ($1.4B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($2.1B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: HI's debt to equity ratio (143.8%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: HI's debt to equity ratio has increased from 87.5% to 143.8% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: HI's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (22.9%).

Interest Coverage: HI is unprofitable, therefore interest payments are not well covered by earnings.

Balance Sheet

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What is Hillenbrand current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: HI's dividend (1.98%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.37%).

High Dividend: HI's dividend (1.98%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.86%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: HI's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: HI's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: HI 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.

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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average management tenure


Joe Raver (54 yo)





Mr. Joe A. Raver has been the President and Chairman of Milacron Holdings Corp. since November 21, 2019. He has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Hillenbrand, Inc., since September 6, 2013....

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Joe's total compensation ($USD5.05M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD5.00M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Joe's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.

Leadership Team

Joe Raver
$ 8.0m
Kristina Cerniglia
Senior VP & CFO6.42yrsUS$1.93m0.057%
$ 1.9m
Kimberly Ryan
Senior VP & President of Coperion9.75yrsUS$2.19m0.10%
$ 3.3m
Christopher Trainor
Senior VP & President of Batesville5.08yrsUS$1.65m0.053%
$ 1.7m
Ling An-Heid
Senior VP & President of Mold-Masters1.17yrsUS$2.77m0.078%
$ 2.5m
Andrew Kitzmiller
VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Controller1.17yrsno data0.0050%
$ 163.9k
Bhavik Soni
Chief Information Officer & VP3.67yrsno data0.0013%
$ 43.8k
Richard Dudley
Senior Director of Investor Relationsno datano datano data
Nicholas Farrell
Senior VP5.25yrsno data0.016%
$ 520.2k
Tory Flynn
Director of Corporate Communications5.58yrsno datano data
Jonathan Whitted
Senior Vice President of Strategy & Corporate Development2.58yrsUS$1.63m0.018%
$ 584.2k
Peter Dyke
Senior VP & Chief Human Resources Officer0.25yrno datano data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Management: HI's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.1 years average tenure).

Board Members

Joe Raver
$ 8.0m
Francis Loughrey
Independent Chairman7.92yrsUS$277.80k0.040%
$ 1.3m
Neil Novich
Independent Director10.92yrsUS$192.80kno data
Edward Cloues
Independent Director10.75yrsUS$180.00kno data
Helen Cornell
Independent Director9.42yrsUS$192.80k0.0020%
$ 65.3k
Stuart Taylor
Independent Director12.33yrsUS$192.80kno data
Gary Collar
Independent Director5.67yrsUS$180.30kno data
Joy Greenway
Independent Director7.92yrsUS$180.30kno data
Thomas Johnson
Independent Director12.83yrsUS$180.30k0.0093%
$ 304.7k
Jennifer Rumsey
Independent Director0.42yrUS$28.13kno data
Daniel Hillenbrand
Independent Director2.67yrsUS$180.22k0.085%
$ 2.8m


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Board: HI's board of directors are considered experienced (7.9 years average tenure).


Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?

Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: HI insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.

Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Hillenbrand, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Hillenbrand, Inc.
  • Ticker: HI
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: 1906
  • Industry: Industrial Machinery
  • Sector: Capital Goods
  • Market Cap: US$3.265b
  • Shares outstanding: 75.03m
  • Website: https://www.hillenbrand.com

Number of Employees


  • Hillenbrand, Inc.
  • 1 Batesville Boulevard
  • Batesville
  • Indiana
  • 47006
  • United States


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
HINYSE (New York Stock Exchange)YesCommon StockUSUSDMar 2008
9HIDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEURMar 2008


Hillenbrand, Inc. operates as a diversified industrial company in the United States and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Advanced Process Solutions, Molding Technology Solution...

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/01/22 00:40
End of Day Share Price2021/01/21 00:00
Annual Earnings2020/09/30

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.