AdvanSix Inc. manufactures and sells polymer resins in the United States and internationally.
Good value with moderate growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has AdvanSix's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ASIX's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: ASIX underperformed the US Chemicals industry which returned -9.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ASIX underperformed the US Market which returned 14% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is AdvanSix's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
5 days ago | Simply Wall StThose Who Purchased AdvanSix (NYSE:ASIX) Shares A Year Ago Have A 42% Loss To Show For It
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StIs AdvanSix Inc.'s (NYSE:ASIX) CEO Paid At A Competitive Rate?
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StCould AdvanSix Inc.'s (NYSE:ASIX) Investor Composition Influence The Stock Price?
Is AdvanSix 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: ASIX ($16.51) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($0.62)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ASIX is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ASIX is good value based on its PE Ratio (11.2x) compared to the Chemicals industry average (22x).
PE vs Market: ASIX is good value based on its PE Ratio (11.2x) compared to the US market (17.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: ASIX is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.5x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ASIX is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.1x) compared to the US Chemicals industry average (1.9x).
How is AdvanSix forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: ASIX's forecast earnings growth (21.9% per year) is above the savings rate (1.7%).
Earnings vs Market: ASIX's earnings (21.9% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (13.1% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: ASIX's revenue (2.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ASIX's revenue (2.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if ASIX's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has AdvanSix performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ASIX has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: ASIX's current net profit margins (3.2%) are lower than last year (4.4%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ASIX's earnings have grown by 1.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: ASIX's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: ASIX had negative earnings growth (-37.6%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Chemicals industry average (-15.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ASIX's Return on Equity (10.3%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is AdvanSix's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ASIX's short term assets ($290.5M) do not cover its short term liabilities ($291.7M).
Long Term Liabilities: ASIX's short term assets ($290.5M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($543.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ASIX's debt to equity ratio (74.1%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if ASIX's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ASIX's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (40.5%).
Interest Coverage: ASIX's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (11.4x coverage).
Inventory Level: ASIX has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: ASIX's debt is not covered by short term assets (assets are 1x debt).
What is AdvanSix's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ASIX's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ASIX's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ASIX's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ASIX'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 ASIX'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
Erin Kane (42yo)
Ms. Erin N. Kane has been Independent Director of Chemours Company since June 18, 2019. Ms. Kane has been the Chief Executive Officer of AdvanSix Inc. since 2016 and serves as its President. Ms. Kane serve ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Erin's total compensation ($USD3.25M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD1.72M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Erin's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO, President & Director||4.1yrs||US$3.25m||0.73% $3.3m|
|CFO & Senior VP||4.1yrs||US$1.18m||0.25% $1.2m|
|Senior VP||4.1yrs||US$1.50m||0.35% $1.6m|
|Chief Human Resources Officer & Senior VP||0yrs||US$773.50k||0.10% $475.9k|
|VP & Controller||3.3yrs||US$614.85k||0.10% $461.9k|
|Director of Investor Relations||0yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: ASIX's management team is considered experienced (4.1 years average tenure).
|CEO, President & Director||4.1yrs||US$3.25m||0.73% $3.3m|
|Independent Director||3.3yrs||US$185.04k||0.072% $330.9k|
|Independent Director||3.3yrs||US$190.04k||0.040% $182.3k|
|Independent Chairman||3.3yrs||US$240.04k||0.17% $766.6k|
|Independent Director||3.3yrs||US$170.04k||0.0098% $45.2k|
|Independent Director||3.3yrs||US$170.04k||0.040% $182.3k|
|Independent Director||3.3yrs||US$180.04k||0.057% $264.9k|
Experienced Board: ASIX's board of directors are considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: ASIX 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.
AdvanSix Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: AdvanSix Inc.
- Ticker: ASIX
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 2016
- Industry: Commodity Chemicals
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: US$460.873m
- Shares outstanding: 27.91m
- Website: https://www.advansix.com
Number of Employees
- AdvanSix Inc.
- 300 Kimball Drive
- Suite 101
- New Jersey
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|ASIX||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Sep 2016|
|960||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Sep 2016|
|ASIX *||BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)||Yes||Common Stock||MX||MXN||Sep 2016|
AdvanSix Inc. manufactures and sells polymer resins. It offers Nylon 6, a polymer resin, which is a synthetic material used to produce engineered plastics, fibers, filaments, and films. The company also provides caprolactam to manufacture polymer resins; ammonium sulfate fertilizers to distributors, farm cooperatives, and retailers; and acetone, which is used by customers in the production of adhesives, paints, coatings, solvents, herbicides, and other engineered plastic resins, as well as other intermediate chemicals, including phenol, alpha-methylstyrene, cyclohexanone, methyl ethyl ketoxime, cyclohexanol, acetaldehyde oxime, 2-pentanone oxime, sulfuric acid, ammonia, and carbon dioxide. It offers its products under the Aegis, Capra, Sulf-N, Nadone, Naxol, and EZ-Blox brands. The company sells its products directly, as well as through distributors in North America, South America, and internationally. AdvanSix Inc. was incorporated in 2016 and is headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/25 02:25|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/24 00:00|
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