Trinity Industries Company Profile (NYSE:TRN)

About Trinity Industries (NYSE:TRN)

Trinity Industries logoTrinity Industries, Inc. is a diversified industrial company that owns businesses providing products and services to the energy, chemical, agriculture, transportation and construction sectors. The Company's products and services include railcars and railcar parts; parts and steel components; the leasing, management and maintenance of railcars; highway products; construction aggregates; inland barges; structural wind towers; steel utility structures; storage and distribution containers, and trench shields and shoring products. The Company's segments include the Rail Group, Construction Products Group, Inland Barge Group, Energy Equipment Group, Railcar Leasing and Management Services Group, and All Other. Its All Other segment includes its captive insurance and transportation companies, and other peripheral businesses. It manufactures a line of railcars, including autorack cars, box cars, covered hopper cars, gondola cars, intermodal cars, open hopper cars and tank cars.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrials
  • Industry: Industrial Conglomerates
  • Sub-Industry: Construction & Farm Machinery & Heavy Trucks
  • Symbol: NYSE:TRN
  • CUSIP: 89652210
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $5.22 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 151,335,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $31.85
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $28.41
  • 52 Week Range: $20.80 - $35.97
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.27
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 27.35
  • P/E Growth: 2.78
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $4 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.30
  • Book Value: $25.99 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.33
  • Annual Dividend: $0.52
  • Dividend Yield: 1.5%
  • EBITDA: $858.5 million
  • Net Margins: 5.96%
  • Return on Equity: 5.09%
  • Return on Assets: 2.33%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.76%
  • Current Ratio: 3.71%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.63%
  • Average Volume: 1.27 million shs.
  • Beta: 2.19
  • Short Ratio: 6.33

Frequently Asked Questions for Trinity Industries (NYSE:TRN)

What is Trinity Industries' stock symbol?

Trinity Industries trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "TRN."

How often does Trinity Industries pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Trinity Industries?

Trinity Industries announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, September 6th. Shareholders of record on Friday, October 13th will be given a dividend of $0.13 per share on Tuesday, October 31st. This represents a $0.52 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.51%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 12th. View Trinity Industries' Dividend History.

When did Trinity Industries' stock split? How did Trinity Industries' stock split work?

Trinity Industries shares split on the morning of Friday, June 20th 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Monday, May 5th 2014. The newly created shares were issued to shareholders after the market closes on Thursday, June 19th 2014. An investor that had 100 shares of Trinity Industries stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

How were Trinity Industries' earnings last quarter?

Trinity Industries Inc (NYSE:TRN) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July, 25th. The company reported $0.33 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.31 by $0.02. The company earned $905.50 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $947.40 million. Trinity Industries had a return on equity of 5.09% and a net margin of 5.96%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 23.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.62 earnings per share. View Trinity Industries' Earnings History.

When will Trinity Industries make its next earnings announcement?

Trinity Industries is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October, 25th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Trinity Industries.

What guidance has Trinity Industries issued on next quarter's earnings?

Trinity Industries issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Tuesday, July, 25th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.10-1.30 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.18.

Where is Trinity Industries' stock going? Where will Trinity Industries' stock price be in 2017?

7 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Trinity Industries' stock. Their forecasts range from $11.00 to $42.00. On average, they expect Trinity Industries' stock price to reach $34.29 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Trinity Industries.

Who are some of Trinity Industries' key competitors?

Who are Trinity Industries' key executives?

Trinity Industries' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Timothy R. Wallace, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • James E. Perry, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President
  • Melendy E. Lovett CPA, Senior Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer
  • William A. McWhirter II, Senior Vice President, Group President
  • Stephen D. Menzies, Senior Vice President; Group President
  • Schuyler Theis Rice, Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer
  • John L. Adams, Independent Director
  • Rhys J. Best, Independent Director
  • David W. Biegler, Independent Director
  • Antonio Carrillo, Independent Director

Who owns Trinity Industries stock?

Trinity Industries' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include VA PARTNERS I, LLC (11.00%), Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. (0.78%), Nationwide Fund Advisors (0.20%), BB&T Corp (0.19%), Mutual of America Capital Management LLC (0.08%) and First National Bank of Mount Dora Trust Investment Services (0.07%). Company insiders that own Trinity Industries stock include D Stephen Menzies, Holdings LP Valueact and Valueact Capital Master Fund,. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Trinity Industries.

Who sold Trinity Industries stock? Who is selling Trinity Industries stock?

Trinity Industries' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., State Treasurer State of Michigan, BB&T Corp, Park National Corp OH, Fulton Bank N.A., First National Bank of Mount Dora Trust Investment Services and Mutual of America Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Trinity Industries.

Who bought Trinity Industries stock? Who is buying Trinity Industries stock?

Trinity Industries' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Shell Asset Management Co., Nationwide Fund Advisors, Fox Run Management L.L.C. and Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC. Company insiders that have bought Trinity Industries stock in the last two years include Holdings LP Valueact and Valueact Capital Master Fund,. View Insider Buying and Selling for Trinity Industries.

How do I buy Trinity Industries stock?

Shares of Trinity Industries can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Trinity Industries' stock price today?

One share of Trinity Industries stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.46.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Trinity Industries (NYSE TRN)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  187 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  213 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  400
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Trinity Industries and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Trinity Industries (NYSE:TRN) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 1 Hold Rating, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.57)
Consensus Price Target: $34.29 (0.51% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for Trinity Industries (NYSE:TRN)
Price Target History for Trinity Industries (NYSE:TRN)
Analysts' Ratings History for Trinity Industries (NYSE:TRN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/17/2017Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingBuy$31.00 -> $39.00N/AView Rating Details
10/3/2017StephensReiterated RatingEqual Weight$29.00 -> $35.00LowView Rating Details
10/2/2017Buckingham ResearchBoost Price TargetBuy$34.00 -> $36.00LowView Rating Details
10/2/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$34.00 -> $41.00MediumView Rating Details
10/1/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$31.00 -> $42.00HighView Rating Details
9/29/2017Citigroup Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$45.00 -> $36.00MediumView Rating Details
7/26/2017Axiom SecuritiesReiterated RatingSellHighView Rating Details
9/19/2016Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingHold$22.00N/AView Rating Details
7/25/2016Susquehanna Bancshares IncDowngradePositive -> Neutral$23.00 -> $24.00N/AView Rating Details
6/20/2016Longbow ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
2/19/2016BB&T CorporationDowngradeBuy -> UnderweightN/AView Rating Details
2/2/2016Avondale PartnersReiterated RatingMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Trinity Industries (NYSE:TRN)
Earnings by Quarter for Trinity Industries (NYSE:TRN)
Earnings History by Quarter for Trinity Industries (NYSE TRN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/24/2017N/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2017Q2 2017$0.31$0.33$947.40 million$905.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2017Q1 2017$0.28$0.30$904.66 million$877.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2017Q416$0.37$0.44$1.11 billion$1.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2016Q3$0.52$0.55$1.24 billion$1.11 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2016Q2$0.48$0.62$1.18 billion$1.18 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2016Q116$0.70$0.64$1.34 billion$1.19 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2016Q415$1.09$1.30$1.59 billion$1.55 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q3$1.16$1.31$1.76 billion$1.54 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q2$1.09$1.33$1.74 billion$1.68 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q115$0.96$1.13$1.58 billion$1.63 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2015Q414$0.83$0.86$1.62 billion$1.66 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2014Q314$0.85$0.90$1.50 billion$1.56 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q214$0.77$1.01$1.35 billion$1.49 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q114$2.54$2.85$1.33 billion$1.46 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/19/2014Q413$1.41$1.44$1.22 billion$1.26 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2013Q313$1.16$1.26$1.14 billion$1.11 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2013Q2 2013$0.95$1.06$1.02 billion$1.07 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q1 2013$0.81$0.91$973.84 million$932.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2013Q4 2012$0.84$0.90$1.03 billion$1.01 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2012Q312$0.79$0.80$1,000.00 million$937.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012$0.70$0.84ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2012$0.50$0.66ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2012$0.42$0.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2011$0.40$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2011$0.23$0.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2011$0.20$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Trinity Industries (NYSE:TRN)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.24
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.49
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.29$0.29$0.29
Q2 20171$0.32$0.32$0.32
Q3 20171$0.33$0.33$0.33
Q4 20171$0.30$0.30$0.30
Q1 20181$0.33$0.33$0.33
Q2 20181$0.37$0.37$0.37
Q3 20181$0.42$0.42$0.42
Q4 20181$0.37$0.37$0.37
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Trinity Industries (NYSE:TRN)
Next Dividend:10/31/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.52
Dividend Yield:1.51%
Dividend Growth:20.70% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:32.10% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
42.28% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
41.27% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:6 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Trinity Industries (NYSE:TRN)

Dividend History by Quarter for Trinity Industries (NYSE TRN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Trinity Industries (NYSE:TRN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 80.65%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Trinity Industries (NYSE:TRN)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Trinity Industries (NYSE:TRN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Trinity Industries (NYSE:TRN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/8/2017Valueact Capital Master Fund,Major ShareholderBuy54,055$28.46$1,538,405.30View SEC Filing  
8/31/2017Valueact Capital Master Fund,Major ShareholderBuy248,941$28.65$7,132,159.65View SEC Filing  
8/23/2017Valueact Capital Master Fund,Major ShareholderBuy5,100$28.41$144,891.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2017Valueact Capital Master Fund,Major ShareholderBuy375,000$28.15$10,556,250.00View SEC Filing  
8/17/2017Valueact Capital Master Fund,Major ShareholderBuy403,000$28.48$11,477,440.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2017Valueact Capital Master Fund,Major ShareholderBuy202,500$28.47$5,765,175.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2017Valueact Capital Master Fund,Major ShareholderBuy60,819$28.39$1,726,651.41View SEC Filing  
8/8/2017Holdings L.P. ValueactMajor ShareholderBuy7,114$28.50$202,749.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2017Holdings L.P. ValueactMajor ShareholderBuy30,000$28.30$849,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/4/2017Holdings L.P. ValueactMajor ShareholderBuy55,700$28.05$1,562,385.00View SEC Filing  
8/3/2017Holdings L.P. ValueactMajor ShareholderBuy167,395$27.51$4,605,036.45View SEC Filing  
8/2/2017Holdings L.P. ValueactMajor ShareholderBuy100,000$27.38$2,738,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2017D Stephen MenziesInsiderSell27,742$26.11$724,343.62View SEC Filing  
11/4/2016Valueact Capital Master Fund,Major ShareholderBuy461,605$21.17$9,772,177.85View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015D Stephen MenziesSVPSell101,296$27.46$2,781,588.16View SEC Filing  
5/5/2015Timothy R WallaceCEOBuy20,000$29.44$588,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2014David W BieglerDirectorSell7,500$48.80$366,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2014D Stephen MenziesSVPSell69,468$42.45$2,948,916.60View SEC Filing  
8/1/2014D Stephen MenziesSVPSell34,676$44.02$1,526,437.52View SEC Filing  
3/5/2014D Stephen MenziesSVPSell13,871$73.04$1,013,137.84View SEC Filing  
5/31/2013D Stephen MenziesSVPSell5,587$41.63$232,586.81View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013D Stephen MenziesSVPSell18,228$42.33$771,591.24View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Trinity Industries (TRN) Chart for Monday, October, 23, 2017

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