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Executive Summary

Huntsman Corporation manufactures and sells differentiated organic chemical products worldwide. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Adequate balance sheet average dividend payer.


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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.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

2.8%

HUN

-0.3%

US Chemicals

-0.4%

US Market


1 Year Return

9.1%

HUN

9.2%

US Chemicals

18.3%

US Market

Return vs Industry: HUN matched the US Chemicals industry which returned 9.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: HUN underperformed the US Market which returned 18.3% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

HUNIndustryMarket
7 Day2.8%-0.3%-0.4%
30 Day19.4%6.0%6.6%
90 Day31.5%5.5%8.6%
1 Year12.8%9.1%11.8%9.2%21.0%18.3%
3 Year-11.1%-18.2%15.4%-6.3%42.1%32.7%
5 Year122.7%92.9%62.9%25.1%85.6%64.7%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Huntsman's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Huntsman undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

35.5%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: HUN ($25.4) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($39.38)

Significantly Below Fair Value: HUN is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: HUN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (68.4x) compared to the US Chemicals industry average (27.1x).

PE vs Market: HUN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (68.4x) compared to the US market (19.2x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: HUN's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: HUN is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.8x) compared to the US Chemicals industry average (2x).


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Future Growth

How is Huntsman forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 14 analysts?

-12.7%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: HUN's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-12.7% per year).

Earnings vs Market: HUN's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-12.7% per year).

High Growth Earnings: HUN's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: HUN's revenue (7.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.9% per year).

High Growth Revenue: HUN's revenue (7.6% 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 (12.1%).


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Past Performance

How has Huntsman performed over the past 5 years?

5.0%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: HUN has a large one-off loss of $176.0M impacting its June 30 2020 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: HUN's current net profit margins (1.3%) are lower than last year (5.5%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: HUN's earnings have grown by 5% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: HUN's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: HUN had negative earnings growth (-79.2%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Chemicals industry average (-18.6%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: HUN's Return on Equity (3.2%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Huntsman's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: HUN's short term assets ($3.1B) exceed its short term liabilities ($2.0B).

Long Term Liabilities: HUN's short term assets ($3.1B) exceed its long term liabilities ($2.8B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: HUN's debt to equity ratio (65.5%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: HUN's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 274.3% to 65.5% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: HUN's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (28.9%).

Interest Coverage: HUN's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2.2x coverage).


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Huntsman current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

2.56%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: HUN's dividend (2.56%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.63%).

High Dividend: HUN's dividend (2.56%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.56%).


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 high payout ratio (175.1%), HUN's dividend payments are not 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 (33.8% payout ratio).


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

5.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Peter Huntsman (57 yo)

20.25yrs

Tenure

US$16,468,951

Compensation

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 ($USD16.47M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD7.31M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Peter's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Peter Huntsman
Chairman20.25yrsUS$16.47m3.42%
$ 191.6m
Sean Douglas
Executive VP & CFO3.75yrsUS$3.51m0.078%
$ 4.3m
David Stryker
Executive VP7.33yrsUS$3.27m0.11%
$ 5.9m
R. Rogers
Senior Vice President of Global Human Resources11.17yrsUS$2.57m0.18%
$ 10.0m
Anthony Hankins
Division President of Polyurethanes & CEO of Asia-Pacificno dataUS$5.12m0.24%
$ 13.2m
Twila Day
VP & Chief Information Officer1.92yrsno datano data
John Calder
Director of Investor Relationsno datano datano data
Ivan Marcuse
Vice President of Investor Relations3.5yrsno datano data
Philip Lister
Vice President of Corporate Development1.42yrsno datano data
Brian Ridd
Senior Vice President of Purchasing20.25yrsno datano data
Ronald Gerrard
Senior VP of Environmental11.33yrsno data0.080%
$ 4.5m
Rohit Aggarwal
Division President of Textile Effects4.25yrsUS$2.04m0.028%
$ 1.6m

5.8yrs

Average Tenure

57yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: HUN's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.8 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Peter Huntsman
Chairman20.25yrsUS$16.47m3.42%
$ 191.6m
Nolan Archibald
Vice Chairman & Lead Independent Director9.42yrsUS$400.00k0.24%
$ 13.2m
Robert Margetts
Independent Director10.17yrsUS$320.00kno data
M. Burns
Independent Director10.58yrsUS$370.00k0.039%
$ 2.2m
Wayne Reaud
Independent Director15.58yrsUS$350.00k0.63%
$ 35.0m
Mary Beckerle
Independent Director9.42yrsUS$330.00k0.0078%
$ 438.2k
Cynthia Egan
Independent Director0.33yrno data0.000010%
$ 560.4
Daniele Ferrari
Independent Director2.58yrsUS$306.67kno data
Jan Tighe
Independent Director1.67yrsUS$255.00k0%
$ 0
Sonia Dula
Independent Director0.33yrno data0.0021%
$ 118.2k

6.1yrs

Average Tenure

65yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: HUN's board of directors are considered experienced (6.1 years average tenure).


Ownership

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

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Huntsman Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Huntsman Corporation
  • Ticker: HUN
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: 1970
  • Industry: Diversified Chemicals
  • Sector: Materials
  • Market Cap: US$5.604b
  • Shares outstanding: 220.63m
  • Website: https://www.huntsman.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Huntsman Corporation
  • 10003 Woodloch Forest Drive
  • The Woodlands
  • Texas
  • 77380
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
HTRDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEURFeb 2005
HUNNYSE (New York Stock Exchange)YesCommon StockUSUSDFeb 2005

Biography

Huntsman Corporation manufactures and sells differentiated organic chemical products worldwide. The company operates in four segments: Polyurethanes, Performance Products, Advanced Materials, and Textile E ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/10/24 23:37
End of Day Share Price2020/10/23 00:00
Earnings2020/06/30
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


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.