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: Industrial Conglomerates
  • Sub-Industry: Construction & Farm Machinery & Heavy Trucks
  • Symbol: NYSE:TRN
  • CUSIP: 89652210
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $4.58 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 151,335,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $28.75
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $27.29
  • 52 Week Range: $20.80 - $30.38
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.24
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 25.02
  • P/E Growth: 2.39
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $4 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.15
  • Book Value: $25.99 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.17
  • Annual Dividend: $0.52
  • Dividend Yield: 1.8%
  • EBIDTA: $858.5 million
  • Net Margins: 6.20%
  • Return on Equity: 5.75%
  • Return on Assets: 2.69%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.76%
  • Current Ratio: 3.71%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.63%
  • Average Volume: 1.04 million shs.
  • Beta: 2.18
  • 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. Stockholders of record on Friday, October 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.13 per share on Tuesday, October 31st. This represents a $0.52 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.72%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend 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 before market open on Friday, June 20th 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Monday, May 5th 2014. The newly minted shares were issued to shareholders after the closing bell 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) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, July, 25th. The company reported $0.33 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.31 by $0.02. The firm had revenue of $905.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $947.40 million. Trinity Industries had a net margin of 6.20% and a return on equity of 5.75%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 23.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.62 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 Tuesday, October, 24th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Trinity Industries.

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

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

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

6 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Trinity Industries' stock. Their predictions range from $11.00 to $32.00. On average, they expect Trinity Industries' stock price to reach $27.00 in the next year. 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 a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include VA PARTNERS I, LLC (11.00%), ValueAct Holdings L.P. (10.30%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.16%), LSV Asset Management (3.29%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.21%) and State Street Corp (2.67%). 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 Renaissance Technologies LLC, Hodges Capital Management Inc., Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC., Patten & Patten Inc. TN, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., New York State Common Retirement Fund, Hussman Strategic Advisors Inc. and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. 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 Janus Henderson Group PLC, Jennison Associates LLC, Ardevora Asset Management LLP, Public Sector Pension investment Board, Tudor Investment Corp ET AL, Zuckerman Investment Group LLC, Quantitative Investment Management LLC and Marshall Wace North America L.P.. 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 $30.28.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Trinity Industries (NYSE TRN)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  172 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  202 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  374
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, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $27.00 (10.83% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Trinity Industries (NYSE:TRN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/28/2017Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingBuy$31.00LowView Rating Details
7/27/2017Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold -> Buy$29.00 -> $31.00MediumView Rating Details
7/26/2017Axiom SecuritiesReiterated RatingSellHighView Rating Details
6/21/2017Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$32.00LowView Rating Details
12/20/2016Citigroup Inc.Initiated CoverageNeutral$29.00N/AView Rating Details
10/3/2016KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$28.00N/AView 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 9/21/2015 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:1.72%
Dividend Growth:20.70% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:32.10% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
42.28% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
42.98% (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: 80.82%
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)


Headline Trends for Trinity Industries (NYSE:TRN)
Latest Headlines for Trinity Industries (NYSE:TRN)
DateHeadline logoTrinity Industries, Inc. (TRN) Upgraded to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research - September 19 at 12:34 PM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. (TRN) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research - September 16 at 8:20 AM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. (TRN) Major Shareholder Buys $1,538,405.30 in Stock - September 11 at 7:30 PM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend | Business Wire - Business Wire (press release) - September 7 at 10:16 AM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. (TRN) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.13 - September 6 at 8:22 PM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. (TRN) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $970.60 Million - September 6 at 3:34 AM logo$0.32 EPS Expected for Trinity Industries, Inc. (TRN) This Quarter - September 4 at 6:22 PM logoTrinity Industries: ValueAct Is At It Again - Seeking Alpha - September 1 at 10:07 AM logoValueact Capital Master Fund, Buys 248,941 Shares of Trinity Industries Inc (TRN) Stock - August 31 at 7:20 PM logoOctober 13th Options Now Available For Trinity Industries (TRN) - Nasdaq - August 31 at 11:10 AM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. (TRN) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - August 29 at 10:50 PM logoHerc Holdings Inc. (HRI) in Focus: Stock Moves 5.6% Higher - August 29 at 8:55 AM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. (TRN) Earns Buy Rating from Cowen and Company - August 28 at 3:44 PM logoInsider Buying: Trinity Industries, Inc. (TRN) Major Shareholder Purchases 5,100 Shares of Stock - August 25 at 8:32 PM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. (TRN) Upgraded to Buy by BidaskClub - August 25 at 3:28 PM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. (TRN) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research - August 25 at 9:54 AM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. : TRN-US: Dividend Analysis : July 14th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : August 23, 2017 - August 24 at 3:34 PM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. (TRN) Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - August 24 at 3:22 PM logoETFs with exposure to Trinity Industries, Inc. : August 22, 2017 - August 23 at 12:52 PM logoETFs with exposure to Trinity Industries, Inc. : August 22, 2017 - August 23 at 12:52 PM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. (TRN) Major Shareholder Acquires $10,556,250.00 in Stock - August 22 at 7:16 PM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. (TRN) Lifted to B- at TheStreet - August 21 at 12:34 AM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. (TRN) Upgraded to Buy at Zacks Investment Research - August 20 at 4:26 PM logoIs Trinity Industries (TRN) a Good Stock for Value Investors? - Nasdaq - August 19 at 8:27 AM logoIs Trinity Industries (TRN) a Good Stock for Value Investors? - August 19 at 8:26 AM logoDid General Electric’s 2Q17 Earnings Foreshadow the Stake Sale? - August 18 at 8:03 AM logoValueact Capital Master Fund, Acquires 403,000 Shares of Trinity Industries, Inc. (TRN) Stock - August 17 at 7:20 PM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. (TRN) Major Shareholder Buys $5,765,175.00 in Stock - August 14 at 10:31 PM logoETFs with exposure to Trinity Industries, Inc. : August 11, 2017 - August 12 at 8:42 AM logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Trinity Industries Inc. - August 10 at 8:58 AM logoInsider Buying: Trinity Industries, Inc. (TRN) Major Shareholder Buys 7,114 Shares of Stock - August 9 at 9:04 PM logoInsider Buying: Trinity Industries, Inc. (NYSE:TRN) Major Shareholder Purchases 30,000 Shares of Stock - August 9 at 8:24 PM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. (NYSE:TRN) Major Shareholder Valueact Capital Master Fund, Buys 60,819 Shares - August 9 at 7:52 PM logoTrinity Industries (NYSE:TRN) and 3M (MMM) Head to Head Survey - August 5 at 10:24 AM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. (TRN) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - August 4 at 10:16 PM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. (NYSE:TRN) Major Shareholder Buys $1,562,385.00 in Stock - August 4 at 7:36 PM logoHoldings L.P. Valueact Acquires 167,395 Shares of Trinity Industries, Inc. (NYSE:TRN) Stock - August 4 at 7:36 PM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. (TRN) Major Shareholder Holdings L.P. Valueact Buys 100,000 Shares - August 4 at 7:36 PM logoEarnings Review and Free Research Report: Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Reported Earnings Results; Updated its Outlook - August 3 at 8:11 AM logoHead to Head Analysis: Illinois Tool Works (ITW) & Trinity Industries (NYSE:TRN) - August 1 at 4:32 PM logoEquities Analysts Offer Predictions for Trinity Industries, Inc.'s Q1 2018 Earnings (NYSE:TRN) - July 31 at 7:52 AM logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Trinity Industries, Inc. (NYSE:TRN) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $987.30 Million - July 31 at 7:12 AM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. :TRN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : July 28, 2017 - July 29 at 8:02 AM logoTrinity Industries: The Market's Showing Signs Of Recovery - Seeking Alpha - July 28 at 9:04 AM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. (NYSE:TRN) Price Target Increased to $31.00 by Analysts at Cowen and Company - July 27 at 1:39 PM logoTrinity Industries (TRN) Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - July 27 at 8:36 AM logoETFs with exposure to Trinity Industries, Inc. : July 25, 2017 - July 27 at 8:36 AM logoTrinity Industries, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2017 Results - July 27 at 8:36 AM logoEdited Transcript of TRN earnings conference call or presentation 26-Jul-17 3:00pm GMT - July 27 at 8:35 AM logoTrinity Industries' (NYSE:TRN) "Sell" Rating Reiterated at Axiom Securities - July 26 at 10:28 AM



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