Wabash National Corporation designs, manufactures, and distributes transportation and various industrial products primarily in the United States.
Mediocre balance sheet and overvalued.
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: WNC's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: WNC underperformed the US Machinery industry which returned -7.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: WNC underperformed the US Market which returned 6.1% 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
1 week ago | Simply Wall StIt Might Not Be A Great Idea To Buy Wabash National Corporation (NYSE:WNC) For Its Next Dividend
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StZooming in on NYSE:WNC's 3.3% Dividend Yield
3 months ago | Simply Wall StA Sliding Share Price Has Us Looking At Wabash National Corporation's (NYSE:WNC) P/E Ratio
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: WNC ($10.33) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($4.46)
Significantly Below Fair Value: WNC is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: WNC is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Machinery industry average.
PE vs Market: WNC 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 WNC's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: WNC is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.4x) compared to the US Machinery industry average (1.8x).
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: WNC is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Earnings vs Market: WNC is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
High Growth Earnings: WNC is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: WNC's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-1.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: WNC's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-1.1% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if WNC'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: WNC is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: WNC is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: WNC is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -10.5% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare WNC's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: WNC is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Machinery industry (-5.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: WNC has a negative Return on Equity (-8.08%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Wabash National's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: WNC's short term assets ($577.1M) exceed its short term liabilities ($269.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: WNC's short term assets ($577.1M) exceed its long term liabilities ($561.9M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: WNC's debt to equity ratio (127.1%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: WNC's debt to equity ratio has increased from 85.6% to 127.1% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: WNC's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (20.5%).
Interest Coverage: WNC is unprofitable, therefore interest payments are not well covered by earnings.
What is Wabash National current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: WNC's dividend (3.1%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.7%).
High Dividend: WNC's dividend (3.1%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.69%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, WNC has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: WNC's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 4 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: WNC is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Brent Yeagy (49yo)
Mr. Brent L. Yeagy has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of Wabash National Corporation since October 1, 2016 and June 2, 2018 respectively. He was its Chief Operating Officer at Wabash Nation ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Brent's total compensation ($USD4.39M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD2.16M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Brent's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|Senior VP & CFO||0.50yr||US$974.05k||0.028% $152.8k|
|Senior Vice President of Global Operations||0.33yr||US$1.22m||0.026% $142.1k|
|Senior VP||2.17yrs||US$1.18m||no data|
|CTO & Senior VP||16.5yrs||US$657.91k||no data|
|Director of Investor Relations||2.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Director of Corporate Communications||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & Chief Human Resources Officer||1.67yrs||no data||0.021% $113.5k|
|Senior Vice President of Customer Value Creation||2.75yrs||US$783.95k||0.077% $418.0k|
|Treasurer and Vice President of Tax||6.5yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: WNC's management team is considered experienced (2.2 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||0.92yr||US$114.15k||no data|
|Independent Director||15.17yrs||US$216.15k||0.11% $620.8k|
|Independent Director||7.42yrs||US$208.01k||0.064% $349.1k|
|Independent Director||2.58yrs||US$243.48k||0.099% $538.6k|
|Independent Director||9.33yrs||US$217.19k||0.091% $498.0k|
|Independent Chairman||0.17yr||US$209.91k||0.18% $988.3k|
|Independent Director||0.67yr||US$65.97k||no data|
Experienced Board: WNC's board of directors are considered experienced (3.2 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: WNC
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1985
- Industry: Construction Machinery and Heavy Trucks
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: US$545.938m
- Shares outstanding: 52.85m
- 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 Trailer Products, Diversified Products, and Final Mile Products. The Commercial Trailer Products segment provides dry van trailers; platform trailers; refrigerated trailers; converter dollies, big tire haulers, and steel coil haulers; aftermarket parts and services; and used trailers. The Diversified Products segment offers stainless steel and aluminum liquid and dry bulk tank trailers, and other transport solutions for the dairy, food and beverage, chemical, environmental, petroleum, and refined fuel industries; and parts, and maintenance and repair services for tank trailers and other related equipment. This segment also offers process vessels, and round horizontal and vertical storage silo tanks; containment and isolation systems for the pharmaceutical, chemical, biotech, and nuclear industries; and composite products. The Final Mile Products segment provides van bodies for dry-freight transportation; cutaway van bodies for commercial applications; service bodies; insulated van bodies; stake bodies; and refrigerated and dry freight truck bodies. The company offers its products under the Wabash National, Beall, Benson, Brenner Tank, Bulk Tank International, DuraPlate, Extract Technology, Supreme, Transcraft, Walker Engineered Products, Walker Transpor, DuraPlateHD, ArcticLite, DuraPlate Cell Core, Iner-City, Spartan, Kold King, and DuraPlate AeroSkirt brands. It distributes its product directly, as well as through its retail operations and independent dealers to truckload common carriers, leasing companies, private fleet carriers, less-than-truckload common carriers, and package carriers. Wabash National Corporation was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Lafayette, Indiana.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/07/11 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/10 00:00|
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