NYSE:HUN

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Executive Summary

Huntsman Corporation manufactures and sells differentiated organic chemical products worldwide.

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Fundamentals

Solid track record established 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


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-0.8%

HUN

0.2%

US Chemicals

0.4%

US Market


1 Year Return

4.8%

HUN

-5.4%

US Chemicals

6.9%

US Market

Return vs Industry: HUN exceeded the US Chemicals industry which returned -5.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: HUN underperformed the US Market which returned 6.9% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

HUNIndustryMarket
7 Day-0.8%0.2%0.4%
30 Day2.0%-2.1%-1.1%
90 Day12.1%-1.7%-0.5%
1 Year8.1%4.8%8.4%-5.4%9.3%6.9%
3 Year51.4%40.8%40.5%14.9%45.8%36.4%
5 Year8.6%-5.1%43.0%12.2%62.9%45.1%

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?

10.42x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Undervalued: HUN ($23.24) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($14.86)

Significantly Undervalued: 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 (10.4x) compared to the Chemicals industry average (19x).

PE vs Market: HUN is good value based on its PE Ratio (10.4x) compared to the US market (17.6x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

Low 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 (2x) 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 7 analysts?

-6.1%

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 (-6.1% per year).

Earnings vs Market: HUN's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-6.1% per year).

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

Revenue vs Market: HUN's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-0.2% per year).

High Growth Revenue: HUN's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-0.2% per year).


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

High Future ROE: HUN's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (15.3%).


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Past Performance

How has Huntsman performed over the past 5 years?

18.7%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: HUN's earnings have grown by 18.7% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: HUN's earnings growth over the past year (1.8%) is below its 5-year average (18.7% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: HUN earnings growth over the past year (1.8%) exceeded the Chemicals industry -2.9%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: HUN's Return on Equity (20.2%) is considered high.


Return on Assets

ROA vs Industry: HUN has a higher Return on Assets than the Chemicals industry average last year.


Return on Capital Employed

ROCE Improving: HUN has significantly improved its Return on Capital Employed over the past 3 years.


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Financial Health

How is Huntsman's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: HUN's short term assets ($3.0B) exceeds its short term liabilities ($1.7B)

Long Term Liabilities: HUN's short term assets (3.0B) do not cover its long term liabilities (4.0B)


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: HUN's debt to equity ratio (88.8%) is considered high

Reducing Debt: HUN's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 176.4% to 88.8% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: HUN's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (33.5%).

Interest Coverage: HUN's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (6.7x coverage).


Balance Sheet

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 1.202790x debt).


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Dividend

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

2.80%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

company2.8%marketbottom25%1.4%markettop25%3.7%industryaverage2.2%forecastin3Years3.0%

Current dividend yield vs market & industry


Stability and Growth of Payments

Notable Dividend: HUN's dividend (2.8%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.45%).

High Dividend: HUN's dividend (2.8%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.73%).

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 (29.2%), 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 (25.1% payout ratio).


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Management

What is the CEO of Huntsman's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

4.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Peter Huntsman (56yo)

19.3yrs

Tenure

US$13,331,202

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 ($USD13.33M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD6.81M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Peter's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Management Age and Tenure

4.8yrs

Average Tenure

56.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: HUN's management team is considered experienced (4.8 years average tenure).


Board Age and Tenure

8.4yrs

Average Tenure

67.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: HUN's board of directors are considered experienced (8.4 years average tenure).


Insider Trading

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

BuyUS$38,02828 May 19
David Stryker
EntityIndividual
Role
Chief Legal Officer
Executive VP
Shares2,000
Max PriceUS$19.03
BuyUS$100,07916 May 19
Scott Wright
EntityIndividual
Shares4,950
Max PriceUS$20.22
BuyUS$19,61513 May 19
David Stryker
EntityIndividual
Role
Chief Legal Officer
Executive VP
Shares1,000
Max PriceUS$19.62
BuyUS$37,60011 Dec 18
David Stryker
EntityIndividual
Role
Chief Legal Officer
Executive VP
Shares2,000
Max PriceUS$18.80
BuyUS$279,19511 Dec 18
Peter Huntsman
EntityIndividual
Role
Chief Executive Officer
Chairman
Shares15,000
Max PriceUS$18.83
BuyUS$46,80011 Dec 18
Sean Douglas
EntityIndividual
Role
Chief Financial Officer
Executive VP & CFO
Shares2,500
Max PriceUS$18.72
BuyUS$497,50004 Dec 18
Peter Huntsman
EntityIndividual
Role
Chief Executive Officer
Chairman
Shares25,000
Max PriceUS$19.90
SellUS$110,71316 Nov 18
Rohit Aggarwal
EntityIndividual
Role
Senior Key Executive
Division President of Textile Effects
Shares5,079
Max PriceUS$22.00
SellUS$172,04413 Nov 18
Rohit Aggarwal
EntityIndividual
Role
Senior Key Executive
Division President of Textile Effects
Shares7,321
Max PriceUS$23.50
BuyUS$45,83506 Nov 18
David Stryker
EntityIndividual
Role
Chief Legal Officer
Executive VP
Shares2,000
Max PriceUS$22.92
BuyUS$27,63002 Nov 18
David Stryker
EntityIndividual
Role
Chief Legal Officer
Executive VP
Shares1,282
Max PriceUS$21.56
BuyUS$161,02702 Nov 18
Sean Douglas
EntityIndividual
Role
Chief Financial Officer
Executive VP & CFO
Shares7,500
Max PriceUS$21.50

Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • Peter Huntsman (56yo)

    Chairman

    • Tenure: 19.3yrs
    • Compensation: US$13.33m
  • Sean Douglas (54yo)

    Executive VP & CFO

    • Tenure: 2.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$2.38m
  • David Stryker (60yo)

    Executive VP

    • Tenure: 6.3yrs
    • Compensation: US$2.24m
  • Brian Ridd (61yo)

    Senior Vice President of Purchasing

    • Tenure: 19.3yrs
  • Anthony Hankins (61yo)

    Division President of Polyurethanes & CEO of Asia-Pacific

    • Tenure: 0yrs
    • Compensation: US$7.71m
  • R. Rogers (53yo)

    Senior Vice President of Global Human Resources

    • Tenure: 10.2yrs
  • Twila Day (57yo)

    VP & Chief Information Officer

    • Tenure: 0.9yrs
  • Rohit Aggarwal (51yo)

    Division President of Textile Effects

    • Tenure: 3.3yrs
    • Compensation: US$2.04m
  • John Calder

    Director of Investor Relations

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Philip Lister

    Vice President of Corporate Development

    • Tenure: 0.4yrs

Board Members

  • Nolan Archibald (75yo)

    Vice Chairman & Lead Independent Director

    • Tenure: 8.4yrs
    • Compensation: US$370.00k
  • Rob Margetts (73yo)

    Director

    • Tenure: 9.2yrs
    • Compensation: US$300.00k
  • Peter Huntsman (56yo)

    Chairman

    • Tenure: 19.3yrs
    • Compensation: US$13.33m
  • M. Burns (76yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 9.6yrs
    • Compensation: US$340.00k
  • Wayne Reaud (71yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 14.6yrs
    • Compensation: US$310.00k
  • Mary Beckerle (64yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 8.4yrs
    • Compensation: US$310.00k
  • Daniele Ferrari (58yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 1.6yrs
    • Compensation: US$1.54m
  • Jan Tighe (57yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 0.7yrs

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$5.333b
  • Shares outstanding: 229.47m
  • 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 Analysis2019/10/19 23:59
End of Day Share Price2019/10/18 00:00
Earnings2019/06/30
Annual Earnings2018/12/31


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.