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

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$244.43 +3.70 (+1.54 %)
(As of 08/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$240.73
Today's Range$242.19 - $247.92
52-Week Range$201.91 - $276.69
Volume294,555 shs
Average Volume520,719 shs
Market Capitalization$10.30 billion
P/E Ratio20.27
Dividend Yield1.18%
Beta0.97
Huntington Ingalls Industries logoHuntington 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

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Ship & boat building & repairing
Sub-IndustryAerospace & Defense
SectorAerospace
SymbolNYSE:HII
CUSIP44641310
Phone757-380-2000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.75
Current Ratio1.43
Quick Ratio1.31

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio20.27
Forward P/E Ratio14.40
P/E Growth0.93

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.44 billion
Price / Sales1.42
Cash Flow$17.4095 per share
Price / Cash14.04
Book Value$38.84 per share
Price / Book6.29

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$12.14
Net Income$479 million
Net Margins7.84%
Return on Equity39.78%
Return on Assets10.83%

Miscellaneous

Employees38,000
Outstanding Shares43,320,000
Market Cap$10.30 billion

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 25th. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 31st will be given a dividend of $0.72 per share on Friday, September 14th. This represents a $2.88 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.18%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 30th. View Huntington Ingalls Industries' Dividend History.

How will Huntington Ingalls Industries' stock buyback program work?

Huntington Ingalls Industries announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock repurchase plan on Wednesday, November 8th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are typically an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Huntington Ingalls Industries' earnings last quarter?

Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc (NYSE:HII) released its earnings results on Thursday, August, 2nd. The aerospace company reported $5.40 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $4.21 by $1.19. The aerospace company earned $2.02 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.88 billion. Huntington Ingalls Industries had a return on equity of 39.78% and a net margin of 7.84%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 8.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company earned $3.21 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 Wednesday, November, 14th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Huntington Ingalls Industries.

What price target have analysts set for HII?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Huntington Ingalls Industries' stock. Their forecasts range from $200.00 to $335.00. On average, they anticipate Huntington Ingalls Industries' stock price to reach $269.6250 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Huntington Ingalls Industries.

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

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Huntington Ingalls Industries in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 8 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 ended second-quarter 2018 on an impressive note, with both its top and bottom line figures having comfortably surpassed the respective Zacks Consensus Estimate. Results were also impressive on a year-over-year basis. Being the nation's largest military shipbuilder, the company has stable financials and regularly returns cash to shareholders. It delivered SSN 789 Indiana to the U.S. Navy at the end of the reported quarter, in line with its earlier announced expectation. The company outperformed its industry in the last 3 months.  However, its high debt levels increase its vulnerability to adverse economic or industry conditions. 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." (8/3/2018)
  • 2. Cowen Inc analysts commented, "We have updated our HII model post Q2 results and review of the 10Q." (8/22/2017)

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), MCBC (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 58)
  • Mr. Christopher D. Kastner, Exec. VP of Bus. Management & CFO (Age 54)
  • Ms. Kellye L. Walker, Exec. VP & Chief Legal Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Andy Edgar Green III, Exec. VP & Pres of Technical Solutions (Age 52)
  • Mr. Brian J. Cuccias, Exec. VP & Pres of Ingalls Shipbuilding (Age 61)

Has Huntington Ingalls Industries been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about HII stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Huntington Ingalls Industries earned a news impact score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the aerospace company an impact score of 46.34 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for Huntington Ingalls Industries.

Who are Huntington Ingalls Industries' major shareholders?

Huntington Ingalls Industries' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (8.80%), BlackRock Inc. (8.46%), Bank of Montreal Can (1.92%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.80%), Bank of America Corp DE (1.37%) and Boston Partners (1.32%). 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, Matthew J Mulherin, Michael Stephen Smith, Philip M Bilden, Stephen R Wilson and William R Ermatinger. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Huntington Ingalls Industries.

Which institutional investors are selling Huntington Ingalls Industries stock?

HII stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Millennium Management LLC, CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Boston Advisors LLC, OppenheimerFunds Inc. and Putnam Investments LLC. 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 institutional investors are buying Huntington Ingalls Industries stock?

HII stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, FMR LLC, Marshall Wace LLP, Hexavest Inc., State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC and Assenagon Asset Management S.A.. 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 $244.45.

How big of a company is Huntington Ingalls Industries?

Huntington Ingalls Industries has a market capitalization of $10.30 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.

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:  318 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  439 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  757
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This page was last updated on 8/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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