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NYSE:HII

Huntington Ingalls Industries - HII Stock Forecast, Price & News

$227.02
+1.53 (+0.68%)
(As of 08/10/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$224.51
$228.49
50-Day Range
$200.64
$228.81
52-Week Range
$175.50
$237.43
Volume
290,753 shs
Average Volume
290,293 shs
Market Capitalization
$9.07 billion
P/E Ratio
15.57
Dividend Yield
2.09%
Price Target
$235.88

Huntington Ingalls Industries MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.57 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
3.9% Upside
$235.88 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
2.10% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-3.67
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.58mentions of Huntington Ingalls Industries in the last 14 days
Based on 19 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$878,134 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
16.78%
From $15.38 to $17.96 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.36 out of 5 stars

Aerospace Sector

10th out of 43 stocks

Ship & Boat Building & Repairing Industry

3rd out of 5 stocks

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About Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) Stock

Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. engages in 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; 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 ships. 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, it provides life-cycle sustainment services to the U.S. Navy fleet and other maritime customers; high-end information technology and mission-based solutions for Department of Defense (DoD), intelligence, and federal civilian customers; nuclear management and operations and environmental management services for the Department of Energy, DoD, state and local governments, and private sector companies; defense and federal solutions; and unmanned systems. Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. was founded in 1886 and is headquartered in Newport News, Virginia.

Huntington Ingalls Industries Trading Up 0.7 %

Shares of NYSE:HII traded up $1.53 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $227.02. The stock had a trading volume of 290,753 shares, compared to its average volume of 397,150. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.05, a quick ratio of 1.07 and a current ratio of 1.15. Huntington Ingalls Industries has a 1 year low of $175.50 and a 1 year high of $237.43. The business has a 50 day moving average price of $213.06 and a two-hundred day moving average price of $206.49. The firm has a market cap of $9.07 billion, a P/E ratio of 15.57 and a beta of 0.67.

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII - Get Rating) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, August 4th. The aerospace company reported $4.44 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $3.43 by $1.01. Huntington Ingalls Industries had a net margin of 5.71% and a return on equity of 21.73%. The company had revenue of $2.66 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.62 billion. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $3.20 earnings per share. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 19.3% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities analysts anticipate that Huntington Ingalls Industries will post 15.4 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces Dividend

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 9th. Investors of record on Friday, August 26th will be issued a $1.18 dividend. This represents a $4.72 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.08%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 25th. Huntington Ingalls Industries's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 32.37%.

Analysts Set New Price Targets

Several equities research analysts have issued reports on the stock. Cowen upgraded shares of Huntington Ingalls Industries from a "market perform" rating to an "outperform" rating and lifted their target price for the company from $200.00 to $270.00 in a research report on Thursday, April 14th. StockNews.com raised shares of Huntington Ingalls Industries from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research note on Friday, July 29th. Cowen raised shares of Huntington Ingalls Industries from a "market perform" rating to an "outperform" rating and lifted their price target for the stock from $200.00 to $270.00 in a research note on Thursday, April 14th. Finally, Sanford C. Bernstein lifted their price target on shares of Huntington Ingalls Industries from $217.00 to $235.00 in a research note on Tuesday. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the stock. Based on data from MarketBeat.com, Huntington Ingalls Industries presently has an average rating of "Moderate Buy" and an average target price of $235.88.

Insider Activity at Huntington Ingalls Industries

In related news, VP Edgar A. Green III sold 4,222 shares of Huntington Ingalls Industries stock in a transaction on Wednesday, June 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $207.99, for a total value of $878,133.78. Following the sale, the vice president now owns 5,809 shares in the company, valued at $1,208,213.91. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink. 2.16% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

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HII Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 6/10 Dividend
5/26/2022
Dividend Payable
6/10/2022
Last Earnings
8/04/2022
Today
8/11/2022
Ex-Dividend for 9/9 Dividend
8/25/2022
Dividend Payable
9/09/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/03/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Ship & boat building & repairing
Sub-Industry
Aerospace & Defense
Sector
Aerospace
CUSIP
44641310
Employees
44,000
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$235.88
High Stock Price Forecast
$270.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$210.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+3.9%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.57
Research Coverage
7 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$544 million
Pretax Margin
6.69%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$9.52 billion
Cash Flow
$21.24 per share
Book Value
$73.90 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
39,085,000
Market Cap
$9.07 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.67














HII Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

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

7 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Huntington Ingalls Industries in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" HII shares.
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What is Huntington Ingalls Industries' stock price forecast for 2022?

7 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Huntington Ingalls Industries' shares. Their HII share price forecasts range from $210.00 to $270.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $235.88 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 3.9% from the stock's current price.
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How have HII shares performed in 2022?

Huntington Ingalls Industries' stock was trading at $186.74 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, HII stock has increased by 21.6% and is now trading at $227.02.
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Are investors shorting Huntington Ingalls Industries?

Huntington Ingalls Industries saw a drop in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totaling 819,900 shares, a drop of 11.5% from the July 15th total of 926,200 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 338,500 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.4 days. Currently, 2.1% of the company's 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, November 3rd 2022.
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How were Huntington Ingalls Industries' earnings last quarter?

Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) issued its earnings results on Thursday, August, 4th. The aerospace company reported $4.44 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $3.43 by $1.01. The aerospace company earned $2.66 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.62 billion. Huntington Ingalls Industries had a net margin of 5.71% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 21.73%. The company's revenue was up 19.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $3.20 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, August 2nd. Investors of record on Friday, August 26th will be given a dividend of $1.18 per share on Friday, September 9th. This represents a $4.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.08%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 25th.
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Is Huntington Ingalls Industries a good dividend stock?

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) pays an annual dividend of $4.72 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.09%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 10 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 32.37%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, HII will have a dividend payout ratio of 26.28% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What is Mike Petters' approval rating as Huntington Ingalls Industries' CEO?

282 employees have rated Huntington Ingalls Industries Chief Executive Officer Mike Petters on Glassdoor.com. 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), Raytheon Technologies (RTX), Boeing (BA), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), General Dynamics (GD), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Micron Technology (MU).

What is Huntington Ingalls Industries' stock symbol?

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

Who are Huntington Ingalls Industries' major shareholders?

Huntington Ingalls Industries' stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Cooke & Bieler LP (0.91%), Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC (0.88%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.56%), Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.54%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.48%) and Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.43%). Insiders that own company stock include Brian J Cuccias, Chad N Boudreaux, D R Wyatt, Edgar A Green III, Jennifer R Boykin, Jerri F Dickseski, Jerri F Dickseski, Mitchell B Waldman, Nicolas G Schuck, Philip M Bilden, Stephen R Wilson, Thomas C Schievelbein and Thomas E Stiehle.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Huntington Ingalls Industries' stock price today?

One share of HII stock can currently be purchased for approximately $227.02.

How much money does Huntington Ingalls Industries make?

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) has a market capitalization of $9.07 billion and generates $9.52 billion in revenue each year. The aerospace company earns $544 million in net income (profit) each year or $14.58 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Huntington Ingalls Industries have?

The company employs 44,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Huntington Ingalls Industries?

Huntington Ingalls Industries' mailing address is 4101 WASHINGTON AVENUE, NEWPORT NEWS VA, 23607. The official website for the company is www.huntingtoningalls.com. The aerospace company can be reached via phone at (757) 380-2000, via email at investor.relations@hii-co.com, or via fax at 757-380-4713.

This page (NYSE:HII) was last updated on 8/11/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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