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Volume335,314 shs
Average Volume346,816 shs
Market Capitalization$19.16 billion
P/E Ratio61.85
Dividend Yield0.12%
Beta1.2

Competitors

HEICO (NYSE:HEI) Vs. HON, BA, LMT, NOC, GD, and TDG

Should you be buying HEI stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "aerospace & defense" are considered alternatives and competitors to HEICO, including Honeywell International (HON), The Boeing (BA), Lockheed Martin (LMT), Northrop Grumman (NOC), General Dynamics (GD), and TransDigm Group (TDG).

HEICO (NYSE:HEI) and Honeywell International (NYSE:HON) are both large-cap aerospace companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, valuation, profitability, earnings and dividends.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations for HEICO and Honeywell International, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
HEICO03402.57
Honeywell International05802.62

HEICO currently has a consensus target price of $123.2857, suggesting a potential downside of 12.95%. Honeywell International has a consensus target price of $220.0769, suggesting a potential downside of 3.81%. Given Honeywell International's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Honeywell International is more favorable than HEICO.

Volatility & Risk

HEICO has a beta of 1.2, suggesting that its share price is 20% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Honeywell International has a beta of 1.13, suggesting that its share price is 13% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares HEICO and Honeywell International's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
HEICO17.57%16.39%9.35%
Honeywell International14.99%27.69%8.34%

Insider and Institutional Ownership

26.2% of HEICO shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 76.0% of Honeywell International shares are held by institutional investors. 8.6% of HEICO shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.6% of Honeywell International shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Dividends

HEICO pays an annual dividend of $0.16 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.1%. Honeywell International pays an annual dividend of $3.72 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.6%. HEICO pays out 7.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Honeywell International pays out 45.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. HEICO has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Honeywell International has increased its dividend for 10 consecutive years. Honeywell International is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares HEICO and Honeywell International's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
HEICO$1.79 billion10.72$313.98 million$2.2961.85
Honeywell International$36.71 billion4.33$6.14 billion$8.1628.04

Honeywell International has higher revenue and earnings than HEICO. Honeywell International is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than HEICO, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Honeywell International beats HEICO on 10 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

HEICO (NYSE:HEI) and The Boeing (NYSE:BA) are both large-cap aerospace companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, earnings, profitability, dividends, risk and institutional ownership.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

26.2% of HEICO shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 51.4% of The Boeing shares are held by institutional investors. 8.6% of HEICO shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.2% of The Boeing shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility & Risk

HEICO has a beta of 1.2, meaning that its stock price is 20% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, The Boeing has a beta of 1.65, meaning that its stock price is 65% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares HEICO and The Boeing's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
HEICO$1.79 billion10.72$313.98 million$2.2961.85
The Boeing$76.56 billion1.80$-636,000,000.00($3.47)-67.86

HEICO has higher earnings, but lower revenue than The Boeing. The Boeing is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than HEICO, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares HEICO and The Boeing's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
HEICO17.57%16.39%9.35%
The Boeing-7.34%N/A-3.85%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for HEICO and The Boeing, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
HEICO03402.57
The Boeing361502.50

HEICO currently has a consensus price target of $123.2857, suggesting a potential downside of 12.95%. The Boeing has a consensus price target of $247.6190, suggesting a potential upside of 5.16%. Given The Boeing's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe The Boeing is more favorable than HEICO.

Summary

HEICO beats The Boeing on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

HEICO (NYSE:HEI) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) are both large-cap aerospace companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, risk, earnings, profitability and institutional ownership.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for HEICO and Lockheed Martin, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
HEICO03402.57
Lockheed Martin03702.70

HEICO presently has a consensus target price of $123.2857, suggesting a potential downside of 12.95%. Lockheed Martin has a consensus target price of $427.1111, suggesting a potential upside of 9.42%. Given Lockheed Martin's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Lockheed Martin is more favorable than HEICO.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

26.2% of HEICO shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 77.0% of Lockheed Martin shares are held by institutional investors. 8.6% of HEICO shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.2% of Lockheed Martin shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk & Volatility

HEICO has a beta of 1.2, indicating that its share price is 20% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Lockheed Martin has a beta of 0.92, indicating that its share price is 8% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares HEICO and Lockheed Martin's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
HEICO$1.79 billion10.72$313.98 million$2.2961.85
Lockheed Martin$59.81 billion1.81$6.23 billion$21.9517.78

Lockheed Martin has higher revenue and earnings than HEICO. Lockheed Martin is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than HEICO, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares HEICO and Lockheed Martin's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
HEICO17.57%16.39%9.35%
Lockheed Martin10.18%173.43%13.57%

Dividends

HEICO pays an annual dividend of $0.16 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.1%. Lockheed Martin pays an annual dividend of $10.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.7%. HEICO pays out 7.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Lockheed Martin pays out 47.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. HEICO has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Lockheed Martin has raised its dividend for 18 consecutive years. Lockheed Martin is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Summary

Lockheed Martin beats HEICO on 11 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) and HEICO (NYSE:HEI) are both large-cap aerospace companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation and dividends.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Northrop Grumman and HEICO's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Northrop Grumman$33.84 billion1.76$2.25 billion$21.2117.47
HEICO$1.79 billion10.72$313.98 million$2.2961.85

Northrop Grumman has higher revenue and earnings than HEICO. Northrop Grumman is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than HEICO, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Northrop Grumman pays an annual dividend of $5.80 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.6%. HEICO pays an annual dividend of $0.16 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.1%. Northrop Grumman pays out 27.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. HEICO pays out 7.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Northrop Grumman has raised its dividend for 13 consecutive years and HEICO has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Northrop Grumman is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Profitability

This table compares Northrop Grumman and HEICO's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Northrop Grumman6.94%40.02%8.83%
HEICO17.57%16.39%9.35%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

82.7% of Northrop Grumman shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 26.2% of HEICO shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of Northrop Grumman shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 8.6% of HEICO shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk and Volatility

Northrop Grumman has a beta of 0.75, meaning that its share price is 25% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, HEICO has a beta of 1.2, meaning that its share price is 20% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for Northrop Grumman and HEICO, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Northrop Grumman02902.82
HEICO03402.57

Northrop Grumman presently has a consensus target price of $391.4545, suggesting a potential upside of 5.62%. HEICO has a consensus target price of $123.2857, suggesting a potential downside of 12.95%. Given Northrop Grumman's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Northrop Grumman is more favorable than HEICO.

Summary

Northrop Grumman beats HEICO on 10 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

General Dynamics (NYSE:GD) and HEICO (NYSE:HEI) are both large-cap aerospace companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, valuation and risk.

Risk & Volatility

General Dynamics has a beta of 1.03, meaning that its share price is 3% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, HEICO has a beta of 1.2, meaning that its share price is 20% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

84.5% of General Dynamics shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 26.2% of HEICO shares are held by institutional investors. 6.6% of General Dynamics shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 8.6% of HEICO shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares General Dynamics and HEICO's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
General Dynamics$39.35 billion1.40$3.48 billion$11.9816.26
HEICO$1.79 billion10.72$313.98 million$2.2961.85

General Dynamics has higher revenue and earnings than HEICO. General Dynamics is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than HEICO, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for General Dynamics and HEICO, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
General Dynamics34802.33
HEICO03402.57

General Dynamics presently has a consensus price target of $186.60, indicating a potential downside of 4.22%. HEICO has a consensus price target of $123.2857, indicating a potential downside of 12.95%. Given General Dynamics' higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe General Dynamics is more favorable than HEICO.

Profitability

This table compares General Dynamics and HEICO's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
General Dynamics8.33%23.00%6.27%
HEICO17.57%16.39%9.35%

Dividends

General Dynamics pays an annual dividend of $4.76 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.4%. HEICO pays an annual dividend of $0.16 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.1%. General Dynamics pays out 39.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. HEICO pays out 7.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. General Dynamics has increased its dividend for 30 consecutive years and HEICO has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. General Dynamics is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Summary

General Dynamics beats HEICO on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

TransDigm Group (NYSE:TDG) and HEICO (NYSE:HEI) are both large-cap aerospace companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, valuation, earnings, risk and institutional ownership.

Volatility & Risk

TransDigm Group has a beta of 1.59, meaning that its share price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, HEICO has a beta of 1.2, meaning that its share price is 20% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for TransDigm Group and HEICO, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
TransDigm Group04802.67
HEICO03402.57

TransDigm Group currently has a consensus target price of $661.0833, indicating a potential upside of 8.73%. HEICO has a consensus target price of $123.2857, indicating a potential downside of 12.95%. Given TransDigm Group's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe TransDigm Group is more favorable than HEICO.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares TransDigm Group and HEICO's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
TransDigm Group$5.10 billion6.52$699 million$14.0443.30
HEICO$1.79 billion10.72$313.98 million$2.2961.85

TransDigm Group has higher revenue and earnings than HEICO. TransDigm Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than HEICO, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

97.2% of TransDigm Group shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 26.2% of HEICO shares are owned by institutional investors. 8.2% of TransDigm Group shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 8.6% of HEICO shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares TransDigm Group and HEICO's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
TransDigm Group10.07%-18.70%4.36%
HEICO17.57%16.39%9.35%

Summary

TransDigm Group beats HEICO on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


HEICO Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Honeywell International logo
HON
Honeywell International
2.7$228.79+0.1%$158.91 billion$36.71 billion32.82
The Boeing logo
BA
The Boeing
1.3$235.47+2.4%$137.71 billion$76.56 billion-29.84Analyst Upgrade
Analyst Revision
Lockheed Martin logo
LMT
Lockheed Martin
2.3$390.34+0.8%$108.49 billion$59.81 billion16.82
Northrop Grumman logo
NOC
Northrop Grumman
2.2$370.63+0.2%$59.66 billion$33.84 billion25.35Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Decrease in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
General Dynamics logo
GD
General Dynamics
2.5$194.82+1.1%$55.06 billion$39.35 billion17.68Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
TransDigm Group logo
TDG
TransDigm Group
1.7$607.99+1.5%$33.25 billion$5.10 billion67.86Upcoming Earnings
Teledyne Technologies logo
TDY
Teledyne Technologies
1.8$435.99+0.5%$16.16 billion$3.16 billion42.79Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Textron logo
TXT
Textron
2.1$68.08+1.1%$15.37 billion$13.63 billion57.21Analyst Upgrade
Analyst Revision
Huntington Ingalls Industries logo
HII
Huntington Ingalls Industries
1.9$216.99+0.6%$8.74 billion$8.90 billion14.87Earnings Announcement
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Curtiss-Wright logo
CW
Curtiss-Wright
1.8$132.49+2.1%$5.42 billion$2.49 billion23.74Earnings Announcement
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Spirit AeroSystems logo
SPR
Spirit AeroSystems
1.6$44.09+0.3%$4.65 billion$7.86 billion-9.03Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Hexcel logo
HXL
Hexcel
1.7$54.44+0.8%$4.56 billion$2.36 billion37.03
Aerojet Rocketdyne logo
AJRD
Aerojet Rocketdyne
1.4$47.00+0.4%$3.76 billion$1.98 billion30.92
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions logo
KTOS
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions
1.5$27.11+1.3%$3.35 billion$717.50 million677.92Earnings Announcement
Analyst Upgrade
AeroVironment logo
AVAV
AeroVironment
1.4$109.45+0.0%$2.70 billion$367.30 million91.97
Cubic logo
CUB
Cubic
1.3$74.90+0.1%$2.38 billion$1.48 billion-576.15Earnings Announcement
Decrease in Short Interest
News Coverage
AAR logo
AIR
AAR
1.6$40.35+1.3%$1.43 billion$2.07 billion-67.25
Triumph Group logo
TGI
Triumph Group
1.1$16.31+1.0%$896.69 million$2.90 billion-2.12
National Presto Industries logo
NPK
National Presto Industries
1.0$104.00+1.0%$734.14 million$308.51 million16.35
Astronics logo
ATRO
Astronics
1.1$15.61+9.6%$482.26 million$772.70 million-3.71Earnings Announcement
Analyst Downgrade
News Coverage
Gap Down
Sypris Solutions logo
SYPR
Sypris Solutions
0.8$3.42+2.3%$73.32 million$87.89 million34.20
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