NYSE:HII - Huntington Ingalls Industries Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $218.00 -1.70 (-0.77 %) (As of 02/20/2019 03:31 AM ET)Previous Close$219.70Today's Range$216.2701 - $219.2152-Week Range$173.80 - $276.69Volume334,407 shsAverage Volume371,004 shsMarket Capitalization$9.36 billionP/E Ratio17.96Dividend Yield1.57%Beta1.16 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive HII News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for HII and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Ship & boat building & repairing Sub-IndustryAerospace & Defense SectorAerospace Current SymbolNYSE:HII Previous Symbol CUSIP44641310 Webwww.huntingtoningalls.com Phone757-380-2000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.70 Current Ratio1.14 Quick Ratio1.03Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio17.96 Forward P/E Ratio11.57 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$7.44 billion Price / Sales1.26 Cash Flow$17.0980 per share Price / Cash Flow12.75 Book Value$38.84 per share Price / Book5.61Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$12.14 Net Income$479 million Net Margins8.63% Return on Equity43.71% Return on Assets12.08%Miscellaneous Employees38,000 Outstanding Shares42,954,000Market Cap$9.36 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, February 7th. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.86 per share on Friday, March 8th. This represents a $3.44 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.58%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 21st. View Huntington Ingalls Industries' Dividend History. How will Huntington Ingalls Industries' stock buyback program work? Huntington Ingalls Industries declared that its board has initiated a stock buyback plan on Wednesday, November 8th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $1,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are typically an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued. How were Huntington Ingalls Industries' earnings last quarter? Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc (NYSE:HII) issued its earnings results on Thursday, February, 14th. The aerospace company reported $4.94 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $4.45 by $0.49. The aerospace company earned $2.20 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.08 billion. Huntington Ingalls Industries had a net margin of 8.63% and a return on equity of 43.71%. Huntington Ingalls Industries's revenue for the quarter was up 10.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $3.11 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, May 2nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Huntington Ingalls Industries. What price target have analysts set for HII? 15 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Huntington Ingalls Industries' stock. Their forecasts range from $200.00 to $305.00. On average, they expect Huntington Ingalls Industries' share price to reach $250.1538 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 14.7% 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 3 sell ratings, 3 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." 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 positive on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie 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 negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Huntington Ingalls Industries earned a daily sentiment score of 2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the aerospace company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company'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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.37%), LSV Asset Management (3.60%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.45%), Bank of Montreal Can (1.39%), Thrivent Financial for Lutherans (1.38%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.20%). 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 Bank of Montreal Can, Scout Investments Inc., Mackay Shields LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Millennium Management LLC, United Services Automobile Association and First Trust Advisors LP. 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including LSV Asset Management, Gotham Asset Management LLC, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Nomura Holdings Inc., California Public Employees Retirement System, Ardevora Asset Management LLP, Mackenzie Financial Corp and Geode Capital Management LLC. 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 $218.00. How big of a company is Huntington Ingalls Industries? Huntington Ingalls Industries has a market capitalization of $9.36 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 365 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 490 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 855MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Huntington Ingalls Industries and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HII will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HII will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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