Owens Corning manufactures and markets a range of insulation, roofing, and fiberglass composite materials in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Asia Pacific, and internationally. More Details
Undervalued with acceptable track record.
Share Price & News
How has Owens Corning's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: OC is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: OC's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: OC underperformed the US Building industry which returned 68.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: OC exceeded the US Market which returned 35.9% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Owens Corning's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Owens Corning undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: OC ($96.16) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($182.83)
Significantly Below Fair Value: OC is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: OC is good value based on its PE Ratio (10.9x) compared to the US Building industry average (23.6x).
PE vs Market: OC is good value based on its PE Ratio (10.9x) compared to the US market (18x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: OC's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: OC is good value based on its PB Ratio (2.4x) compared to the US Building industry average (2.7x).
How is Owens Corning forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 16 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: OC's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-0.9% per year).
Earnings vs Market: OC's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-0.9% per year).
High Growth Earnings: OC's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: OC's revenue (3.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: OC's revenue (3.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: OC's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (16.7%).
How has Owens Corning performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: OC has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: OC became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: OC's earnings have declined by 15.2% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: OC has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: OC has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Building industry (26.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: OC's Return on Equity (22.7%) is considered high.
How is Owens Corning's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: OC's short term assets ($3.1B) exceed its short term liabilities ($1.6B).
Long Term Liabilities: OC's short term assets ($3.1B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($4.2B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: OC's debt to equity ratio (73.8%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: OC's debt to equity ratio has increased from 56.6% to 73.8% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: OC's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (52.4%).
Interest Coverage: OC's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (9.1x coverage).
What is Owens Corning current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: OC's dividend (1.08%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.31%).
High Dividend: OC's dividend (1.08%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.54%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, OC has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: OC's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 7 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (11.5%), OC's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: OC's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be thoroughly covered by earnings (12.8% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Brian Chambers (54 yo)
Mr. Brian D. Chambers has been Chief Executive Officer and Director of Owens Corning since April 18, 2019 and also serves as its President since August 1, 2018. He serves as Chairman of the Board at Owens ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Brian's total compensation ($USD7.55M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD11.17M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Brian's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: OC's management team is considered experienced (2.5 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: OC's board of directors are considered experienced (4.8 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: OC insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Owens Corning's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Owens Corning
- Ticker: OC
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1938
- Industry: Building Products
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: US$9.917b
- Shares outstanding: 103.13m
- Website: https://www.owenscorning.com
Number of Employees
- Owens Corning
- One Owens Corning Parkway
- United States
Owens Corning manufactures and markets a range of insulation, roofing, and fiberglass composite materials in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Asia Pacific, and internationally. It operates in three s...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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