Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells confectionery products primarily in the United States, Canada, and Mexico.
No risks detected for TR from our risk checks.
Flawless balance sheet second-rate dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Tootsie Roll Industries's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: TR has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: TR underperformed the US Food industry which returned 12.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: TR underperformed the US Market which returned 17.9% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Tootsie Roll Industries's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Tootsie Roll Industries 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: TR ($35.02) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($41.25)
Significantly Below Fair Value: TR is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: TR is poor value based on its PE Ratio (36.8x) compared to the Food industry average (22.9x).
PE vs Market: TR is poor value based on its PE Ratio (36.8x) compared to the US market (18.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate TR's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: TR is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3x) compared to the US Food industry average (2x).
How is Tootsie Roll Industries forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Food, Beverage & Tobacco industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Tootsie Roll Industries has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
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- Examine Tootsie Roll Industries's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
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How has Tootsie Roll Industries performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: TR has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: TR's current net profit margins (12%) are lower than last year (14.8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: TR's earnings have grown by 0.6% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: TR's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: TR had negative earnings growth (-18.5%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Food industry average (-5.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: TR's Return on Equity (8.2%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Tootsie Roll Industries's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: TR's short term assets ($332.3M) exceed its short term liabilities ($77.4M).
Long Term Liabilities: TR's short term assets ($332.3M) exceed its long term liabilities ($146.5M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: TR's debt to equity ratio (1.1%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: TR's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 1.2% to 1.1% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: TR's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (1162.6%).
Interest Coverage: TR earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
Inventory Level: TR has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: TR's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 40.2x debt).
What is Tootsie Roll Industries's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: TR's dividend (1.03%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.45%).
High Dividend: TR's dividend (1.03%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.73%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: TR's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: TR's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (37.5%), TR's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Ellen Gordon (87yo)
Ms. Ellen R. Gordon has been the Chairperson of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc. since January 20, 2015. Ms. Gordon serves as the President of C G C Corporation. She a ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Ellen's total compensation ($USD5.15M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD3.81M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Ellen's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chairman & CEO||5.1yrs||US$5.15m||64.51% $1.5b|
|Independent Director||32.1yrs||US$118.80k||0.046% $1.0m|
|Independent Director||4.8yrs||US$118.80k||no data|
|Independent Director||14.8yrs||US$129.63k||0.0051% $114.7k|
Experienced Board: TR's board of directors are considered experienced (9.9 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc.
- Ticker: TR
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1896
- Industry: Packaged Foods and Meats
- Sector: Food, Beverage & Tobacco
- Market Cap: US$2.258b
- Shares outstanding: 65.32m
- Website: https://www.tootsie.com
Number of Employees
- Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc.
- 7401 South Cicero Avenue
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|TR||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jan 1968|
|TZ3||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jan 1968|
|TROL.B||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Class B Common Stock||US||USD||Jul 2003|
Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells confectionery products primarily in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. The company sells its products under the Tootsie Roll, Tootsie Pops, Child’s Play, Caramel Apple Pops, Charms, Blow-Pop, Charms Mini Pops, Cella’s, Dots, Junior Mints, Charleston Chew, Sugar Daddy, Sugar Babies, Andes, Fluffy Stuff, Dubble Bubble, Razzles, Cry Baby, Nik-L-Nip, and Tutsi Pop trademarks. Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc. sells its products directly to wholesale distributors of candy and groceries, supermarkets, variety stores, dollar stores, chain grocers, drug chains, discount chains, cooperative grocery associations, mass merchandisers, warehouse and membership club stores, vending machine operators, the United States military, and fund-raising charitable organizations, as well as through candy and grocery brokers. The company was founded in 1896 and is based in Chicago, Illinois. Tootsie Roll of Canada ULC operates as a subsidiary of Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/02/23 00:23|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/21 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.