Trex Company, Inc. manufactures and distributes wood and plastic composite products, and related accessories for residential and commercial decking, and railing applications in the United States.
Flawless balance sheet with solid track record.
Share Price & News
How has Trex Company's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: TREX's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: TREX exceeded the US Building industry which returned -8.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: TREX exceeded the US Market which returned 5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Trex Company's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
3 days ago | Simply Wall StHave Insiders Been Selling Trex Company, Inc. (NYSE:TREX) Shares?
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StTrex Company (NYSE:TREX) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet
1 month ago | Simply Wall StHow Does Trex Company's (NYSE:TREX) P/E Compare To Its Industry, After Its Big Share Price Gain?
Is Trex Company undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: TREX ($126.75) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($91.8)
Significantly Below Fair Value: TREX is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: TREX is poor value based on its PE Ratio (47.5x) compared to the Building industry average (19.1x).
PE vs Market: TREX is poor value based on its PE Ratio (47.5x) compared to the US market (16.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: TREX is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3.5x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: TREX is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (16.2x) compared to the US Building industry average (2.2x).
How is Trex Company forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 12 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: TREX's forecast earnings growth (13.6% per year) is above the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: TREX's earnings (13.6% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (22.8% per year).
High Growth Earnings: TREX's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: TREX's revenue (10.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: TREX's revenue (10.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: TREX's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (26.7%)
How has Trex Company performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: TREX has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: TREX's current net profit margins (20.3%) are higher than last year (18.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: TREX's earnings have grown significantly by 25.2% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: TREX's earnings growth over the past year (20.7%) is below its 5-year average (25.2% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: TREX earnings growth over the past year (20.7%) exceeded the Building industry -6.8%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: TREX's Return on Equity (34.4%) is considered high.
How is Trex Company's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: TREX's short term assets ($321.9M) exceed its short term liabilities ($117.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: TREX's short term assets ($321.9M) exceed its long term liabilities ($62.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: TREX's debt to equity ratio (6.3%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: TREX's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 62.9% to 6.3% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: TREX's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (552.9%).
Interest Coverage: TREX earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Trex Company current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate TREX's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate TREX's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if TREX's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if TREX's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of TREX's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Bryan Fairbanks (50yo)
Mr. Bryan Horix Fairbanks serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of Trex Company, Inc. since April 29, 2020. He serves as Director of Trex Company, Inc. since April 29, 2020. Mr. Fairbanks served ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Bryan's total compensation ($USD1.28M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD7.33M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Bryan's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Senior VP||19.17yrs||US$1.18m||0.057% $4.2m|
|Vice President of Sales||8.08yrs||US$920.28k||0.013% $943.0k|
|President of Trex Residential Products||2yrs||US$1.28m||0.11% $8.0m|
|VP & CFO||0.25yr||no data||0.0028% $206.8k|
|Vice President of Marketing||2yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Human Resources||3.17yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: TREX's management team is considered experienced (2 years average tenure).
|Independent Vice Chairman||0.25yr||US$245.00k||0.010% $765.6k|
|Independent Director||13.42yrs||US$188.75k||0.021% $1.5m|
|Independent Director||11.17yrs||US$186.25k||0.026% $1.9m|
|Lead Independent Director||1.5yrs||US$201.25k||0.041% $3.0m|
|Independent Director||7.42yrs||US$186.25k||0.010% $732.6k|
|Independent Director||6.33yrs||US$181.25k||0.016% $1.2m|
|Independent Director||0.75yr||US$74.69k||0.0016% $121.0k|
|Chairman of the Board||0.25yr||US$2.77m||0.034% $2.5m|
Experienced Board: TREX's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.5 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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.
Trex Company, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Trex Company, Inc.
- Ticker: TREX
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1996
- Industry: Building Products
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: US$7.333b
- Shares outstanding: 57.85m
- Website: https://www.trex.com
Number of Employees
- Trex Company, Inc.
- 160 Exeter Drive
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|TREX||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Apr 1999|
|TRR||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Apr 1999|
Trex Company, Inc. manufactures and distributes wood and plastic composite products, and related accessories for residential and commercial decking, and railing applications in the United States. It offers Trex Transcend, Trex Select, and Trex Enhance protective shells for protection against fading, staining, mold, and scratching; and Trex Hideaway, a hidden fastening system for grooved boards; and Trex DeckLighting, a LED dimmable deck lighting for use on posts, floors, and steps. The company also provides Trex Transcend Railing products used in Trex decking products and other decking materials; Trex Select Railing for simple clean finished look; Trex Enhance railing system; and Trex Signature aluminum railing for contemporary look. In addition, it offers Trex Seclusions fencing product, including structural posts, bottom and top rails, pickets, and decorative post caps; and Trex Elevations, a steel deck framing system. Further, the company acts as a licensor in various licensing agreements with third parties to manufacture and sell products under the Trex name, including Trex Outdoor Furniture; Trex RainEscape, an above joist deck drainage system; Trex CustomCurve that allows contractors to heat and bend Trex products; Trex Pergola, a cellular PVC product; Trex Latticeworks outdoor lattice boards; Trex Cornhole boards; Diablo Trex Blade, a saw blade for wood-plastic composite decking; Trex SpiralStairs and structural steel posts; Trex Outdoor Kitchens, Cabinetry, and Storage; and Trex Outdoor Fire & Water products. Additionally, it offers architectural and aluminum railing systems, and staging equipment and accessories. The company sells its products through wholesale distributors, retail lumber dealers, and Home Depot and Lowe’s stores, as well as through its direct sales staff, independent sales representatives, and bidding on projects. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Winchester, Virginia.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/07/06 23:55|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/06 00:00|
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