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: Transportation
  • Industry: Railroads
  • Sub-Industry: Construction & Farm Machinery & Heavy Trucks
  • Symbol: NYSE:TRN
  • CUSIP: 89652210
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $3.94 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 152,173,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $26.69
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $27.16
  • 52 Week Range: $17.20 - $30.13
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.58
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 23.34
  • P/E Growth: 2.21
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $4.28 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.92
  • Book Value: $26.02 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.00
  • Annual Dividend: $0.44
  • Dividend Yield: 1.7%
  • EBIDTA: $925 million
  • Net Margins: 9.46%
  • Return on Equity: 11.37%
  • Return on Assets: 5.24%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.73%
  • Current Ratio: 3.11%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.84%
  • Average Volume: 1.23 million shs.
  • Beta: 2.25
  • Short Ratio: 7.97

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 Monday, May 1st. Investors of record on Friday, July 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.13 per share on Monday, July 31st. This represents a $0.52 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.01%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, July 12th. This is a boost from Trinity Industries's previous quarterly dividend of $0.11. View Trinity Industries' Dividend History.

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

Trinity Industries shares split before market open on 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) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, April, 25th. The company reported $0.30 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.28 by $0.02. The company earned $877.30 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $904.66 million. Trinity Industries had a net margin of 9.46% and a return on equity of 11.37%. The company's revenue was down 26.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.64 EPS. 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, July, 19th 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, April, 25th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.00-$1.25 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.23.

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

8 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Trinity Industries' stock. Their forecasts range from $22.00 to $29.00. On average, they expect Trinity Industries' share price to reach $25.67 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Trinity Industries.

What are analysts saying about Trinity Industries stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Trinity Industries stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Trinity Industries, Inc. is engaged in the manufacture, marketing, and leasing of a wide variety of products consisting of the following business segments or groups: Railcar Group, Inland Barge Group, Parts and Services Group, Highway Construction Product Group, Concrete & Aggregate Group, Industrial Group, and others. Others includes transportation services, the company's captive insurance company, and other peripheral businesses. " (4/25/2017)
  • 2. KeyCorp analysts commented, "We visited TRN’s wind tower facility outside Des Moines, IA. Mgmt gave an informative overview of the competitive environment and showcased initiatives and productivity improvements that solidify TRN’s strong competitive position. We think TRN is the dominant non-captive wind tower OEM and should benefit from the recent PTC extension, improving turbine efficiency and coal plant retirements. Broadly, we think TRN’s diversification and $5.6B backlog provide solid visib. relative to other co’s. Should TRN receive a favorable outcome in ongoing litigation, we think backlog, liquidity and valuation could attract new money." (10/3/2016)

Who are some of Trinity Industries' key competitors?

Who owns Trinity Industries stock?

Trinity Industries' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include ValueAct Holdings L.P. (10.24%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.06%), LSV Asset Management (3.29%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.24%), State Street Corp (2.67%) and Impala Asset Management LLC (1.33%). Company insiders that own Trinity Industries stock include D Stephen Menzies 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 Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Prudential Financial Inc., Hodges Capital Management Inc., LSV Asset Management, Capital Fund Management S.A., Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC., Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. 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 Vanguard Group Inc., Jennison Associates LLC, Impala Asset Management LLC, Hancock Holding Co., Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., ACK Asset Management LLC, Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. and Columbus Circle Investors. 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.

How much does a share of Trinity Industries stock cost?

One share of Trinity Industries stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.91.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Trinity Industries (NYSE:TRN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 5 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.13)
Consensus Price Target: $25.67 (0.94% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Trinity Industries (NYSE:TRN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
3/16/2017Axiom SecuritiesReiterated RatingSellHighView Rating Details
3/13/2017Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetHold -> Hold$23.00 -> $27.00LowView Rating Details
12/20/2016Citigroup IncInitiated CoverageNeutral$29.00N/AView Rating Details
10/3/2016KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$28.00N/AView Rating Details
9/19/2016Wells Fargo & CoReiterated RatingHold$22.00N/AView Rating Details
7/25/2016Susquehanna Bancshares IncDowngradePositive -> Neutral$23.00 -> $24.00N/AView Rating Details
7/25/2016Cowen and CompanyBoost Price TargetOutperform$22.00 -> $24.00N/AView Rating Details
6/20/2016Longbow ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
2/19/2016BB&T Co.DowngradeBuy -> UnderweightN/AView Rating Details
2/2/2016Avondale PartnersReiterated RatingMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
9/4/2015MacquarieUpgradeUnderperform -> Neutral$28.00 -> $27.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/27/2015 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
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
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
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Trinity Industries (NYSE:TRN)
Next Dividend:7/31/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.44
Dividend Yield:1.70%
Dividend Growth:20.70% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:14.15% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
37.29% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
39.64% (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: 1.80%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 76.63%
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
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)


Headline Trends for Trinity Industries (NYSE:TRN)
Latest Headlines for Trinity Industries (NYSE:TRN)
DateHeadline logoWill Trinity Industries (TRN) Make a Suitable Value Pick? - Nasdaq - May 27 at 6:23 AM logoWill Trinity Industries (TRN) Make a Suitable Value Pick? - May 27 at 6:23 AM logoTrinity Industries Inc (TRN) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - May 19 at 11:06 PM logoTRN Makes Notable Cross Below Critical Moving Average - May 19 at 1:16 PM logoTrinity Industries Inc (TRN) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $982.33 Million - May 17 at 11:18 AM logoTrinity Industries: Wind Power Is A Great Business - Seeking Alpha - May 16 at 8:39 AM logo Analysts Expect Trinity Industries Inc (TRN) Will Post Earnings of $0.32 Per Share - May 15 at 12:34 PM logoETFs with exposure to Trinity Industries, Inc. : May 11, 2017 - May 12 at 2:40 AM logoTrinity Industries Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (TRN) - May 5 at 7:08 AM logoTrinity Industries (TRN) Earns Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.46 - May 3 at 4:16 PM logoTrinity Industries Inc (TRN) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.13 - May 1 at 9:34 PM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. Increases Quarterly Dividend - May 1 at 7:27 PM logoETFs with exposure to Trinity Industries, Inc. : May 1, 2017 - May 1 at 7:27 PM logoTrinity Industries (TRN) Receiving Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Finds - April 30 at 5:21 PM logoTrinity Industries Pops On Strong Results - Seeking Alpha - April 29 at 8:14 PM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. :TRN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : April 28, 2017 - April 28 at 11:08 PM logoQ3 2017 EPS Estimates for Trinity Industries Inc Lowered by Analyst (TRN) - April 28 at 12:54 PM logoTrinity Industries (TRN) Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - April 27 at 9:56 PM logoJune 9th Options Now Available For Trinity Industries (TRN) - April 27 at 9:56 PM logoEdited Transcript of TRN earnings conference call or presentation 26-Apr-17 3:00pm GMT - April 27 at 9:55 PM logoSomewhat Favorable News Coverage Likely to Affect Trinity Industries (TRN) Stock Price - April 26 at 5:10 PM logoZacks: Brokerages Expect Trinity Industries Inc (TRN) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $964.5 Million - April 26 at 10:52 AM logoTrinity Industries Inc (TRN) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.01 EPS - April 25 at 10:16 PM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : TRN-US : April 25, 2017 - April 25 at 7:17 PM logoTrinity Industries Inc (TRN) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance - April 25 at 6:38 PM logoTrinity Industries tops 1Q profit forecasts - April 25 at 5:28 PM logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Trinity Industries Inc (TRN) to Announce $0.28 EPS - April 24 at 9:26 PM logoSomewhat Negative News Coverage Very Unlikely to Affect Trinity Industries (TRN) Stock Price - April 23 at 4:47 PM logoTrinity Industries (TRN) Q1 Earnings: What's in the Cards? - April 21 at 8:07 PM logoTrinity Industries (TRN) Q1 Earnings: What's in the Cards? - April 21 at 8:07 PM logoDon't Count Trinity Industries Out Yet - Seeking Alpha - April 18 at 8:42 AM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. : TRN-US: Dividend Analysis : April 14th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 17, 2017 - April 17 at 7:11 PM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:TRN) : April 17, 2017 - April 17 at 7:11 PM logoFavorable Press Coverage Unlikely to Effect Trinity Industries (TRN) Stock Price - April 15 at 1:48 PM logoInteresting TRN Put And Call Options For June 2nd - April 13 at 8:12 PM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : TRN-US : April 13, 2017 - April 13 at 10:38 AM logoAre Railcar Stocks Headed for a Turnaround? - April 7 at 6:08 PM logoSantoli on markets: Kind of a stalemate today - April 7 at 1:05 PM logoETFs with exposure to Trinity Industries, Inc. : April 5, 2017 - April 7 at 1:05 PM logoTrinity Industries Inc (TRN) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - March 30 at 2:02 PM logoTrinity Industries: Day Of Reckoning Or Day Of Bliss Approaches - Seeking Alpha - March 29 at 7:41 AM logoTraders make bullish bet on Trinity Industries - March 18 at 2:20 AM logoAxiom Securities Reiterates Sell Rating for Trinity Industries Inc (TRN) - March 16 at 6:50 PM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend - March 9 at 3:07 AM logoTRINITY INDUSTRIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits - March 2 at 12:07 AM logoZacks Value Investor Highlights: Trinity Industries, Greenbrier, Western Digital, Seagate Technology and First Data - February 24 at 10:59 AM logoTrinity Industry Offers Investors No Margin Of Safety At Its Current Price - February 23 at 10:28 PM logoTRINITY INDUSTRIES INC Financials - February 23 at 10:28 PM logoDon't Be Fooled by Cyclical Stocks - February 22 at 9:14 PM logoWhy Shares Of Trinity Industries Popped - Seeking Alpha - February 21 at 4:36 PM



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