NYSE:HII - Huntington Ingalls Industries Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$197.12 +1.55 (+0.79 %)
(As of 01/17/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$195.57
Today's Range$194.02 - $199.11
52-Week Range$173.80 - $276.69
Volume302,594 shs
Average Volume476,041 shs
Market Capitalization$8.48 billion
P/E Ratio16.24
Dividend Yield1.79%
Beta1.11
Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. engages in the designing, building, overhauling, and repairing military ships in the United States. It operates through three segments: Ingalls Shipbuilding, Newport News Shipbuilding, and Technical Solutions. The company is involved in the design and construction of non-nuclear ships comprising amphibious assault ships that include deck amphibious ships and transport dock 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. In addition, the company offers naval nuclear support services, including fleet services comprising design, construction, maintenance, and disposal activities for in service U.S. Navy nuclear ships; and maintenance services on nuclear reactor prototypes. Further, it provides fleet support services comprising ship technical and waterfront; naval architecture and marine engineering; integrated logistics support; technical documentation development; warehousing, asset management, and material readiness; operational and maintenance training development and delivery; software design and development; IT infrastructure support, and data delivery and management; and cyber security and information assurance services, as well as undersea vehicle and specialized craft development and prototyping services. Additionally, the company offers integrated missions solutions services; nuclear and environmental services; engineering, procurement, and construction management services to the oil and gas industry; nuclear management and operations, and environmental management services to the Department of Energy, Department of Defense, local governments, and the private sector; and unmanned underwater vehicles designing and building services. Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. was founded in 1886 and is headquartered in Newport News, Virginia.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Ship & boat building & repairing
Sub-IndustryAerospace & Defense
SectorAerospace
CUSIP44641310
Phone757-380-2000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.44 billion
Cash Flow$16.9202 per share
Book Value$38.84 per share

Profitability

Net Income$479 million

Miscellaneous

Employees38,000
Market Cap$8.48 billion
OptionableOptionable

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Huntington Ingalls Industries' stock symbol?

Huntington Ingalls Industries trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HII."

How often does Huntington Ingalls Industries pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Huntington Ingalls Industries?

Huntington Ingalls Industries announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 8th. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.86 per share on Friday, December 14th. This represents a $3.44 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.75%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 29th. This is an increase from Huntington Ingalls Industries's previous quarterly dividend of $0.72. View Huntington Ingalls Industries' Dividend History.

How will Huntington Ingalls Industries' stock buyback program work?

Huntington Ingalls Industries declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a share buyback program on Wednesday, November 8th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are typically a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Huntington Ingalls Industries' earnings last quarter?

Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc (NYSE:HII) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 8th. The aerospace company reported $5.29 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $4.14 by $1.15. The aerospace company had revenue of $2.08 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.90 billion. Huntington Ingalls Industries had a return on equity of 43.71% and a net margin of 8.63%. Huntington Ingalls Industries's revenue for the quarter was up 11.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $3.27 earnings per share. View Huntington Ingalls Industries' Earnings History.

When is Huntington Ingalls Industries' next earnings date?

Huntington Ingalls Industries is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 21st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Huntington Ingalls Industries.

What price target have analysts set for HII?

15 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Huntington Ingalls Industries' shares. Their forecasts range from $200.00 to $305.00. On average, they expect Huntington Ingalls Industries' stock price to reach $252.4615 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 28.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Huntington Ingalls Industries.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Huntington Ingalls Industries?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Huntington Ingalls Industries in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 3 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Huntington Ingalls Industries.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Huntington Ingalls Industries stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Huntington Ingalls Industries stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Huntington Ingalls, being the nation's largest military shipbuilder, the company has stable financials and regularly returns cash to shareholders. The company also maintains stable liquidity and capital resources to fund its operations. In addition, the company focuses on maximizing shareholder value, through both share repurchases and increased dividend payouts. During the third quarter, Huntington Ingalls secured $2.8 billion in new contracts, which resulted in total backlog of $22 billion. However, its exposure to debt, combined with the company’s ability to incur significant amounts of debt in the future, increases its vulnerability to adverse economic or industry conditions. The company's shares underperformed its industry in last 12 months." (1/17/2019)
  • 2. Drexel Hamilton analysts commented, "We maintain our Buy rating on HII and our PT of $265." (11/14/2018)

Has Huntington Ingalls Industries been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about HII stock has trended negative recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Huntington Ingalls Industries earned a coverage optimism score of -2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the aerospace company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Huntington Ingalls Industries' key competitors?

Some companies that are related to Huntington Ingalls Industries include General Dynamics (GD), Malibu Boats (MBUU), Marine Products (MPX), Mastercraft Boat (MCFT) and Conrad Industries (CNRD).

Who are Huntington Ingalls Industries' key executives?

Huntington Ingalls Industries' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. C. Michael Petters, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Christopher D. Kastner, Exec. VP of Bus. Management & CFO (Age 55)
  • Ms. Kellye L. Walker, Exec. VP & Chief Legal Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Andy Edgar Green III, Exec. VP & Pres of Technical Solutions (Age 53)
  • Mr. Brian J. Cuccias, Exec. VP & Pres of Ingalls Shipbuilding (Age 62)

Who are Huntington Ingalls Industries' major shareholders?

Huntington Ingalls Industries' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.16%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.11%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.07%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.03%), Meeder Asset Management Inc. (0.02%) and Bowling Portfolio Management LLC (0.02%). Company insiders that own Huntington Ingalls Industries stock include Brian J Cuccias, Christopher D Kastner, D R Wyatt, Edgar A Green III, Jennifer R Boykin, Jerri F Dickseski, Michael Stephen Smith, Philip M Bilden, Stephen R Wilson and William R Ermatinger. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Huntington Ingalls Industries.

Which major investors are selling Huntington Ingalls Industries stock?

HII stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc., First Hawaiian Bank, Meeder Asset Management Inc., Oakbrook Investments LLC, Boston Advisors LLC, Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold Huntington Ingalls Industries company stock in the last year include Brian J Cuccias, Christopher D Kastner, D R Wyatt, Edgar A Green III, Jennifer R Boykin, Jerri F Dickseski and William R Ermatinger. View Insider Buying and Selling for Huntington Ingalls Industries.

Which major investors are buying Huntington Ingalls Industries stock?

HII stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Retirement Systems of Alabama, Cerebellum GP LLC, CENTRAL TRUST Co, Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc., Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC and Sit Investment Associates Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Huntington Ingalls Industries stock in the last two years include Christopher D Kastner, Edgar A Green III, Philip M Bilden and Stephen R Wilson. View Insider Buying and Selling for Huntington Ingalls Industries.

How do I buy shares of Huntington Ingalls Industries?

Shares of HII can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Huntington Ingalls Industries' stock price today?

One share of HII stock can currently be purchased for approximately $197.12.

How big of a company is Huntington Ingalls Industries?

Huntington Ingalls Industries has a market capitalization of $8.48 billion and generates $7.44 billion in revenue each year. The aerospace company earns $479 million in net income (profit) each year or $12.14 on an earnings per share basis. Huntington Ingalls Industries employs 38,000 workers across the globe.

What is Huntington Ingalls Industries' official website?

The official website for Huntington Ingalls Industries is http://www.huntingtoningalls.com.

How can I contact Huntington Ingalls Industries?

Huntington Ingalls Industries' mailing address is 4101 WASHINGTON AVENUE, NEWPORT NEWS VA, 23607. The aerospace company can be reached via phone at 757-380-2000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE HII)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  360 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  484 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  844
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This page was last updated on 1/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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