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Trinseo (TSE) Company Profile

Updated Jun 19, 2020
Trinseo has the following business profile:
Company's Full Name:Trinseo S.A.
Short Name:Trinseo
Trading Ticker Symbol:TSE
Primary Exchange:NYSE
Headquarter City/Country:Berwyn, PA, United States
Primary Industry Sector:Basic Industries
Seconday Sub-sector:Major Chemicals
Main Business Areas: Basic Industries, Major Chemicals, Consumer Cyclical, Rubber & Plastics, Consumer Discretionary
Dividend Payments:Dividend History
ETFs Holding:List of ETFs holding Trinseo stock

Market and Trading Information for Trinseo

The following details were available for trading and market data about the stock of Trinseo as of writing:
Current Share Price:$22.48
Previous Year's Closing Price:$37.21
Percentage Price Change (YTD):-39.59%
Market Cap:$859.61 million
52-week Price Range:$14.16 - $50.14
Dividend Per Share:$1.6
EPS (TTM):0.5
Price-Earnings (Trailing):45.14
Price-Earnings (Forward):10.91

Company Profile and Business Description for Trinseo

Trinseo S.A., incorporated on June 14, 2010, is a materials company engaged in the manufacture and marketing of synthetic rubber, latex and plastics, including various specialty and technologically differentiated products. The Company's segments include Latex Binders, Synthetic Rubber, Performance Plastics, Basic Plastics, Feedstocks and Americas Styrenics. The Latex Binders segment produces styrene-butadiene latex (SB latex) and other latex polymers and binders, primarily for coated paper and packaging board, carpet and artificial turf backings, as well as a various performance latex binders applications, such as adhesive, building and construction and the technical textile paper market. The Synthetic Rubber segment produces synthetic rubber products used in tires, impact modifiers and technical rubber products, such as conveyer belts, hoses, seals and gaskets. The Performance Plastics segment produces compounds and blends and specialized acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (ABS) grades for automotive end markets, as well as consumer electronics, medical, electrical and lighting (collectively, consumer essential markets (CEM)). The Basic Plastics segment produces styrenic polymers, including polystyrene, basic ABS, and styrene-acrylonitrile (SAN) products, as well as polycarbonate (PC), all of which are used as inputs in a range of end use markets. The Basic Plastics segment includes polystyrene, copolymers and polycarbonate. The Feedstocks segment includes the Company's production and procurement of styrene monomer outside of North America, which is used as a raw material in various of its products, including polystyrene, SB latex, ABS resins and solution styrene-butadiene rubber (SSBR). The Americas Styrenics segment consists of the operations of its joint venture, Americas Styrenics LLC (Americas Styrenics), a producer of both styrene monomer and polystyrene in North America.

Latex Binders

The Company is a supplier of latex polymers and binders to the carpet and artificial turf industries and offers a range of products for use in residential and commercial broadloom, needlefelt, and woven carpet backings. It produces high solids SB latex, styrene-acrylate (SA) latex, vinylidene chloride and butadiene-methacrylate latex products for the commercial and niche carpet markets. SB latex is also used in flooring as an adhesive for carpet and artificial turf fibers. It also offer a range of performance latex products, including SB latex, SA latex and vinylidene chloride latex primarily for the adhesive, building and construction, as well as the technical textile paper market.

Synthetic Rubber

The Company is a producer of styrene-butadiene and polybutadiene-based rubber products. Its Synthetic Rubber segment produces synthetic rubber products used in high-performance tires, impact modifiers and technical rubber products, such as conveyor belts, hoses, seals and gaskets. It has a synthetic rubber technology and product portfolio, focusing on specialty products, such as SSBR, lithium polybutadiene rubber (Li-PBR) and neodymium polybutadiene rubber (Nd-PBR), while also producing core products, such as emulsion styrene-butadiene rubber (ESBR). Its synthetic rubber products are used in tires. Other applications for its synthetic rubber products include polymer modification and technical rubber goods.

Performance Plastics

The Company's Performance Plastics segment consists of compounds and blends and some specialized ABS grades. Its Performance Plastics segment also compounds and blends its PC and ABS plastics into differentiated products for customers within these sectors, as well as compounds of polypropylene. It has also developed compounds containing post-consumer recycled polymers. For the automotive industry, it manufactures PC blends under the PULSE brand. For the consumer electronics, electrical and lighting and medical device industries, it manufactures its products under the EMERGE brand.

Basic Plastics

The Company's Basic Plastics segment consists of styrenic polymers, including polystyrene, ABS and SAN products, as well as PC. Its product offerings include a range of general purpose polystyrenes (GPPS) and high impact polystyrene (HIPS), which is polystyrene that has been modified with polybutadiene rubber to increase its impact resistant properties. These products provide customers with performance and aesthetics across applications, including appliances, packaging, including food packaging and food service disposables, consumer electronics and building and construction materials. It produces mass ABS (mABS) and markets under its MAGNUM brand. Primary end uses for its ABS products include automotive and construction sheet applications. SAN is used mainly in appliances, consumer goods and construction sheets. Within its Basic Plastics segment, the Company manufactures SAN under the TYRIL brand name for use in housewares, appliances, automotive, construction sheets, battery cases and lighting applications. In addition, TYRIL is suitable for self-coloring. Its products for glazing and construction sheets are marketed under the CALIBRE brand name.


The Company's Feedstocks segment focuses on the production and procurement of styrene monomer outside of North America. Styrene monomer is a raw material for the production of polystyrene, expandable polystyrene, SB latex, ABS resins, unsaturated polyethylene resins and styrene-butadiene rubber.

Americas Styrenics

The Company's Americas Styrenics produces both styrene and polystyrene. Americas Styrenics also produces general purpose polystyrenes (GPPS), high heat, high impact resin and STYRON A-TECH polystyrene products. Applications for these polystyrene products include appliances, food packaging, food service disposables, consumer electronics and building and construction materials.

The Company competes with BASF Group, Omnova Solutions Inc., Synthomer plc, Asahi Kasei Corporation, JSR Corporation, ARLANXEO, Zeon Corporation, Versalis S.p.A, Synthos S.A., Covestro AG, LG Chem Ltd., Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation, Saudi Basic Industries Corporation, Teijin Limited, Borealis AG, Celanese Corporation, LyondellBasell Industries, Total S.p.A., Formosa Plastics Corporation, Shanghai SECCO Petrochemical Company Limited, Chi Mei Corporation, Styrolution Group GmbH, BASF SE, Repsol S.A. and Royal Dutch Shell plc.

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ETFs Holding Trinseo Stock

As of March 2020, the following exchange-traded funds (ETF) hold the Trinseo stocks in their respective portfolios. Below is a random list of only 10 ETFs in no particular order that have Trinseo stock holding. There are a total of 56 ETFs in records which are holding Trinseo stock in their portfolio. See Full List.

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ESGVVanguard ESG US Stock ETFThe Vanguard ESG U.S. Stock ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of US companies screened for environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) criteria. ...Full Details0.12%988
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FNDBSchwab Fundamental US Broad Market Index ETFThe Schwab Fundamental U.S. Broad Market Index ETF tracks a fundamentally selected and weighted Russell Index based on sales, cash flow and dividends/buybacks. ...Full Details0.25%1481
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ITOTiShares Core S&P Total US Stock Market ETFThe iShares Core S&P Total U.S. Stock Market ETF tracks a market cap-weighted index of all common equities listed on the NYSE and the NASDAQ. ...Full Details0.03%3090
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IWViShares Russell 3000 ETFThe iShares Russell 3000 ETF tracks a cap-weighted index that measures the investable US equities market, covering the entire market-cap spectrum, including micro-caps. ...Full Details0.2%3002
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MFUSPIMCO RAFI Dynamic Multi-Factor US Equity ETFThe PIMCO RAFI Dynamic Multi-Factor U.S. Equity ETF tracks an index o fUS companies that are selected and weighted by a combination of fundamental and technical factors. ...Full Details0.29%859
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PRFInvesco FTSE RAFI US 1000 ETFThe Invesco FTSE RAFI US 1000 Portfolio tracks a fundamentally weighted index of 1,000 of the largest US companies selected based on their fundamentals. ...Full Details0.39%991
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SCHBSchwab US Broad Market ETFThe Schwab U.S. Broad Market ETF tracks a cap-weighted index of the largest 2,500 stocks in the US. ...Full Details0.03%2365
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SPTMSPDR Portfolio Total Stock Market ETFThe SPDR Portfolio Total Stock Market ETF tracks a propritary index designed to provide exposure to broad US equities, covering the entire market-cap spectrum. ...Full Details0.03%2369
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VTVanguard Total World Stock ETFThe Vanguard Total World Stock ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of global stocks covering 98% of the domestic and emerging market capitalization. ...Full Details ...Candlestick Patterns.0.1%845
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VTHRVanguard Russell 3000 ETFThe Vanguard Russell 3000 ETF tracks a cap-weighted index that measures the investable US equities market, covering the entire market-cap spectrum including micro-caps. ...Full Details0.15%1581
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See Full List of ETFs holding Trinseo stock in their respective portfolios.

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