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Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-1.26 (-0.52%)
(As of 06/12/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
222,746 shs
Average Volume
303,315 shs
Market Capitalization
$9.59 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Huntington Ingalls Industries MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.50 Rating Score
14.3% Upside
$278.00 Price Target
Short Interest
2.46% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
1.25mentions of Huntington Ingalls Industries in the last 14 days
Based on 6 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$646,972 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $16.35 to $18.96 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.15 out of 5 stars

Aerospace Sector

5th out of 42 stocks

Ship & Boat Building & Repairing Industry

1st out of 5 stocks

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About Huntington Ingalls Industries Stock (NYSE:HII)

Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. designs, builds, overhauls, and repairs military ships in the United States. It operates through three segments: Ingalls, Newport News, and Mission Technologies. The company is involved in the design and construction of non-nuclear ships comprising amphibious assault ships; expeditionary warfare ships; surface combatants; and national security cutters for the U.S. Navy and U.S. Coast Guard. It also provides nuclear-powered ships, such as aircraft carriers and submarines, as well as refueling and overhaul, and inactivation services of nuclear-powered aircraft carriers. In addition, the company offers naval nuclear support services, including fleet services comprising design, construction, maintenance, and disposal activities for in-service the U.S. Navy nuclear ships; and maintenance services on nuclear reactor prototypes. Further, the company provides C5ISR systems and operations; application of artificial intelligence and machine learning to battlefield decisions; defensive and offensive cyberspace strategies and electronic warfare; live, virtual, and constructive solutions; unmanned, autonomous systems; and fleet sustainment; and critical nuclear operations. Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. was founded in 1886 and is headquartered in Newport News, Virginia.

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 6/14 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Ship & boat building & repairing
Aerospace & Defense
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

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Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
4 Analysts


Net Income
$681 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$11.45 billion
Cash Flow
$25.66 per share
Book Value
$103.38 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$9.59 billion

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HII Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Huntington Ingalls Industries stock right now?

4 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Huntington Ingalls Industries in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" HII shares.
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What is Huntington Ingalls Industries' stock price target for 2024?

4 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Huntington Ingalls Industries' stock. Their HII share price targets range from $217.00 to $310.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $278.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 14.3% from the stock's current price.
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How have HII shares performed in 2024?

Huntington Ingalls Industries' stock was trading at $259.64 at the beginning of the year. Since then, HII shares have decreased by 6.3% and is now trading at $243.29.
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Are investors shorting Huntington Ingalls Industries?

Huntington Ingalls Industries saw a increase in short interest in May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totaling 961,000 shares, an increase of 32.1% from the May 15th total of 727,300 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 322,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.0 days. Currently, 2.5% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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When is Huntington Ingalls Industries' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 1st 2024.
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How were Huntington Ingalls Industries' earnings last quarter?

Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) released its earnings results on Thursday, May, 2nd. The aerospace company reported $3.87 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $3.50 by $0.37. The aerospace company earned $2.80 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.81 billion. Huntington Ingalls Industries had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 18.08% and a net margin of 6.09%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 4.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $3.23 earnings per share.
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How often does Huntington Ingalls Industries pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Huntington Ingalls Industries?

Huntington Ingalls Industries declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 1st. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 31st will be paid a dividend of $1.30 per share on Friday, June 14th. This represents a $5.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.14%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 31st.
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Is Huntington Ingalls Industries a good dividend stock?

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) pays an annual dividend of $5.20 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.10%. The dividend payout ratio is 29.31%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, HII will have a dividend payout ratio of 27.43% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Huntington Ingalls Industries issued on next quarter's earnings?

Huntington Ingalls Industries updated its FY 2024 earnings guidance on Friday, May, 3rd. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $11.5 billion-$11.9 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $11.7 billion.

What is Mike Petters' approval rating as Huntington Ingalls Industries' CEO?

282 employees have rated Huntington Ingalls Industries Chief Executive Officer Mike Petters on Mike Petters has an approval rating of 80% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Huntington Ingalls Industries own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Huntington Ingalls Industries investors own include Northrop Grumman (NOC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Intel (INTC), Lockheed Martin (LMT), RTX (RTX), Boeing (BA), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), General Dynamics (GD), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Micron Technology (MU).

Who are Huntington Ingalls Industries' major shareholders?

Huntington Ingalls Industries' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (12.67%), Capital World Investors (4.66%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (2.70%), Van ECK Associates Corp (1.99%), Earnest Partners LLC (1.59%) and LSV Asset Management (1.52%). Insiders that own company stock include Anastasi D Kelly, Chad N Boudreaux, D R Wyatt, Edgar A Green III, Edmond E Jr Hughes, Jennifer R Boykin, Jerri F Dickseski, Jerri F Dickseski and Nicolas G Schuck.
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How do I buy shares of Huntington Ingalls Industries?

Shares of HII stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does Huntington Ingalls Industries have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Huntington Ingalls Industries: Alion Asia Corporation, Alion Holding Corp, Alion Holding Corp., Alion International Corporation, Alion Maritime India Private Limited, Alion Offshore Services Inc., Alion Science and Technology Corporation, Analytical Solutions Inc., Avondale Engineering & Construction Company, Camber Corporation, Commonwealth Technology Innovation LLC, Engineering Solutions - The Columbia Group, Enlighten IT Consulting LLC, Fleet Services Holding Corp., Fulcrum app, G2, GRACAR Corporation, Gray Research Inc., HII (UK) International Holding Company Ltd., HII (US) International Holding Company, HII Defense and Federal Solutions Inc., HII Energy Inc., HII Fleet Support Group LLC, HII Mechanical Inc., HII Nuclear Inc., HII San Diego Shipyard Inc., HII Services Corporation, HII TSD Holding Company, HII Technical Solutions Corporation, HII Technical Solutions Limited, HII Unmanned Systems Inc., Hanford Integrated Infrastructure Services Contractor LLC, Huntington Ingalls Engineering Services Inc., Huntington Ingalls Incorporated, Huntington Ingalls Industries Australia PTY Ltd., Huntington Ingalls Industries Energy and Environmental Services Inc., Huntington Ingalls Industries International Shipbuilding Inc., Huntington Ingalls Industries Risk Management LLC, Huntington Ingalls Unmanned Maritime Systems Inc., Idaho Cleanup Completion Partners LLC, Ingalls Shipbuilding a Division of HII, KHA Defense Solutions PTY LTD, Kostech Inc., MacAuley Brown Inc., NAPS System Corporation, National Tru Solutions LLC, Nationwide Remediation Partners LLC, Newport News Nuclear BWXT-Los Alamos LLC, Newport News Nuclear Inc., Newport News Reactor Services Inc., Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company, Pegasus International (UK) LTD, Pegasus International Services Inc., Q.E.D. LLC, Realion Robotics LLC, TITAN II Inc., Tera Research Incorporated, The S.M. Stoller Corporation., Trusted Security Alliance LLC, UPI (EG) LLC, UniversalPegasus International, UniversalPegasus International Trinidad and Tobago Limited, and Veritas Analytics Inc..
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This page (NYSE:HII) was last updated on 6/13/2024 by Staff

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