Huntsman Corporation manufactures and sells differentiated organic chemical products worldwide.
Excellent balance sheet established dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Huntsman's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: HUN's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: HUN underperformed the US Chemicals industry which returned -33.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: HUN underperformed the US Market which returned -14.9% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Huntsman's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
16 hours ago | Simply Wall StA Sliding Share Price Has Us Looking At Huntsman Corporation's (NYSE:HUN) P/E Ratio
1 week ago | Simply Wall StIs Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN) Excessively Paying Its CEO?
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StA Sliding Share Price Has Us Looking At Huntsman Corporation's (NYSE:HUN) P/E Ratio
Is Huntsman 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: HUN ($12.93) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($12.25)
Significantly Below Fair Value: HUN is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: HUN is good value based on its PE Ratio (7.5x) compared to the Chemicals industry average (14.1x).
PE vs Market: HUN is good value based on its PE Ratio (7.5x) compared to the US market (12.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: HUN is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.7x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: HUN is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.1x) compared to the US Chemicals industry average (1.4x).
How is Huntsman forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 11 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: HUN's forecast earnings growth (4.4% per year) is above the savings rate (1.7%).
Earnings vs Market: HUN's earnings (4.4% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (12.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: HUN's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: HUN's revenue (2.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: HUN's revenue (2.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: HUN's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (13.8%).
How has Huntsman performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: HUN has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: HUN's current net profit margins (5.8%) are higher than last year (4.9%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: HUN's earnings have grown by 16% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: HUN's earnings growth over the past year (4.5%) is below its 5-year average (16% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: HUN earnings growth over the past year (4.5%) exceeded the Chemicals industry -11.3%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: HUN's Return on Equity (15.2%) is considered low.
How is Huntsman's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: HUN's short term assets ($3.8B) exceed its short term liabilities ($2.0B).
Long Term Liabilities: HUN's short term assets ($3.8B) exceed its long term liabilities ($3.5B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: HUN's debt to equity ratio (84.6%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: HUN's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 263.2% to 84.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: HUN's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (37.5%).
Interest Coverage: HUN's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (4.1x coverage).
Inventory Level: HUN has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: HUN's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 1.6x debt).
What is Huntsman's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: HUN's dividend (5.03%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (2.04%).
High Dividend: HUN's dividend (5.03%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (5.7%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: HUN's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: HUN's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (37.9%), HUN's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: HUN's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (37.1% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Peter Huntsman (56yo)
Mr. Peter R. Huntsman has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Huntsman Corporation since July 2000 and 1994 respectively. Mr. Huntsman has been Executive Chairman of Huntsman Corporation sinc ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Peter's total compensation ($USD16.47M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD5.63M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Peter's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
|Executive VP & CFO||3.25yrs||US$3.51m||0.077% $2.2m|
|Executive VP||6.83yrs||US$3.27m||0.10% $3.0m|
|Senior Vice President of Global Human Resources||10.67yrs||US$2.57m||0.18% $5.1m|
|Division President of Polyurethanes & CEO of Asia-Pacific||no data||US$5.12m||0.23% $6.6m|
|VP & Chief Information Officer||1.42yrs||no data||no data|
|Director of Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Corporate Development||0.92yr||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Purchasing||19.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP of Environmental||10.83yrs||no data||0.079% $2.3m|
Experienced Management: HUN's management team is seasoned and experienced (8.8 years average tenure).
|Vice Chairman & Lead Independent Director||8.92yrs||US$400.00k||0.23% $6.7m|
|Independent Director||9.67yrs||US$320.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||10.08yrs||US$370.00k||0.038% $1.1m|
|Independent Director||15.08yrs||US$350.00k||0.62% $17.8m|
|Independent Director||8.92yrs||US$330.00k||0.0077% $223.1k|
|Independent Director||2.08yrs||US$306.67k||no data|
|Independent Director||1.17yrs||US$255.00k||no data|
Experienced Board: HUN's board of directors are considered experienced (8.9 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: HUN 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.
Huntsman Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Huntsman Corporation
- Ticker: HUN
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1970
- Industry: Diversified Chemicals
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: US$2.883b
- Shares outstanding: 222.95m
- Website: https://www.huntsman.com
Number of Employees
- Huntsman Corporation
- 10003 Woodloch Forest Drive
- The Woodlands
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|HTR||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Feb 2005|
|HUN||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Feb 2005|
|HTR||BRSE (Berne Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||CH||CHF||Feb 2005|
Huntsman Corporation manufactures and sells differentiated organic chemical products worldwide. The company operates in four segments: Polyurethanes, Performance Products, Advanced Materials, and Textile Effects. The Polyurethanes segment offers polyurethane chemicals, including methyl diphenyl diisocyanate, polyols, thermoplastic polyurethane, propylene oxide, and methyl tertiary-butyl ether products. The Performance Products segment manufactures amines, maleic anhydrides, surfactants, linear alkyl-benzene, ethylene glycol, ethylene oxide, olefins, and technology licenses. The Advanced Materials segment offers epoxy, acrylic, and polyurethane-based polymers formulations; high performance thermoset resins and curing agents; and base liquid and solid resins. The Textile Effects segment provides textile chemicals, dyes, and inks. The company’s products are used in a range of applications, including adhesives, aerospace, automotive, construction products, personal care and hygiene, durable and non-durable consumer products, digital inks, electronics, medical, packaging, coatings and construction, power generation, refining, synthetic fiber, textile chemicals, and dye industries. Huntsman Corporation was founded in 1970 and is headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/04/03 23:59|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/04/03 00:00|
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