Tredegar Corporation, through its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells polyethylene (PE) plastic films, polyester films, and aluminum extrusions worldwide.
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Share Price & News
How has Tredegar's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: TG has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: TG underperformed the US Chemicals industry which returned -4.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: TG underperformed the US Market which returned 5.3% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Tredegar's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StHere's Why Tredegar (NYSE:TG) Can Manage Its Debt Responsibly
1 month ago | Simply Wall StWe Wouldn't Be Too Quick To Buy Tredegar Corporation (NYSE:TG) Before It Goes Ex-Dividend
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Is Tredegar 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: TG ($15.11) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($56.11)
Significantly Below Fair Value: TG is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: TG is poor value based on its PE Ratio (81.7x) compared to the US Chemicals industry average (20.6x).
PE vs Market: TG is poor value based on its PE Ratio (81.7x) compared to the US market (16.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate TG's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: TG is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.5x) compared to the US Chemicals industry average (2x).
How is Tredegar forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Materials 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 Tredegar 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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How has Tredegar performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: TG has a large one-off loss of $47.3M impacting its March 31 2020 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: TG's current net profit margins (0.6%) are lower than last year (2.5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: TG's earnings have grown significantly by 22.9% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: TG's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: TG had negative earnings growth (-76.7%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Chemicals industry average (-6.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: TG's Return on Equity (1.8%) is considered low.
How is Tredegar's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: TG's short term assets ($234.8M) exceed its short term liabilities ($154.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: TG's short term assets ($234.8M) exceed its long term liabilities ($169.7M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: TG's debt to equity ratio (12.7%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: TG's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 40.4% to 12.7% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: TG's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (278.6%).
Interest Coverage: TG's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (17.7x coverage).
What is Tredegar current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: TG's dividend (3.18%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.68%).
High Dividend: TG's dividend (3.18%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.59%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: TG's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: TG's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (254.2%), TG's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
John Steitz (61yo)
Mr. John M. Steitz has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Tredegar Corporation since March 19, 2019. He was Chief Executive Officer of Additives at SI Group, Inc. since December 2018 until F ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: John's total compensation ($USD3.90M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD2.16M).
Compensation vs Earnings: John's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.
|VP & CFO||5yrs||US$1.57m||0.16% $830.6k|
|VP, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary||4.17yrs||US$1.28m||0.14% $711.3k|
|Director of Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|President of Personal Care||no data||no data||no data|
|President of Surface Protection||4.92yrs||no data||no data|
|President of Flexible Packaging Films||4.92yrs||no data||no data|
|Corporate Treasurer & Controller||10.58yrs||US$296.20k||0.064% $331.8k|
|President of Bonnell Aluminum||7.08yrs||no data||no data|
|President of Bright View Technologies||4.92yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: TG's management team is considered experienced (4.9 years average tenure).
|Independent Lead Director||3.17yrs||US$172.35k||0.060% $309.9k|
|Independent Director||7.5yrs||US$171.35k||0.065% $334.8k|
|Independent Director||9.17yrs||US$170.85k||0.068% $348.8k|
|Independent Director||6.42yrs||US$163.87k||0.060% $309.9k|
|Independent Director||6.42yrs||US$169.35k||0.060% $309.9k|
|Independent Director||1.92yrs||US$171.43k||0.018% $95.1k|
Experienced Board: TG's board of directors are considered experienced (6.4 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.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Tredegar Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Tredegar Corporation
- Ticker: TG
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1988
- Industry: Commodity Chemicals
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: US$516.645m
- Shares outstanding: 33.22m
- Website: https://www.tredegar.com
Number of Employees
- Tredegar Corporation
- 1100 Boulders Parkway
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|TG||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jul 1989|
|T70||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jul 1989|
Tredegar Corporation, through its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells polyethylene (PE) plastic films, polyester films, and aluminum extrusions worldwide. It operates through PE Films, Flexible Packaging Films, and Aluminum Extrusions segments. The PE Films segment offers personal care materials, such as apertured films and laminate materials for use in feminine hygiene products, baby diapers, and adult incontinence products under the Sure&Soft, Soft Quilt, ComfortAire, ComfortFeel, and FreshFeel brands; elastic films and fabrics for use as components for baby diapers, adult incontinence products, and feminine hygiene products under the ExtraFlex and FlexAire brands; and three-dimensional apertured film transfer layers for baby diapers and adult incontinence products under the AquiSoft, AquiDry, and AquiDry Plus brands. This segment also provides thin-gauge films for bathroom tissue and paper towels; polypropylene films for industrial applications, such as tape and automotive protection; single- and multi-layer surface protection films for protecting components of flat panel displays used in televisions, monitors, notebooks, smart phones, tablets, e-readers, and digital signage under the UltraMask, ForceField, ForceField PEARL, and Pearl A brands; and specialty film-based components for a range of LED based applications. The Flexible Packaging Films segment offers polyester-based films for food packaging and industrial applications under the Terphane and Sealphane brands. The Aluminum Extrusions segment produces soft-alloy and medium-strength aluminum extrusions primarily for building and construction, automotive, consumer durables, machinery and equipment, electrical, and distribution markets; and manufactures mill, anodized, and painted and fabricated aluminum extrusions to fabricators and distributors. Tredegar Corporation was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/07/15 23:56|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/15 00:00|
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