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NYSE:HXL

Hexcel - HXL Stock Forecast, Price & News

$71.15
+1.57 (+2.26%)
(As of 02/7/2023 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$69.25
$71.17
50-Day Range
$56.02
$71.28
52-Week Range
$47.38
$72.08
Volume
620,838 shs
Average Volume
670,565 shs
Market Capitalization
$5.99 billion
P/E Ratio
48.07
Dividend Yield
0.57%
Price Target
$62.89

Hexcel MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.11 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
10.9% Downside
$62.89 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
5.14% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-3.49
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.43mentions of Hexcel in the last 14 days
Based on 21 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$663,578 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
35.00%
From $1.80 to $2.43 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

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

1.64 out of 5 stars

Aerospace Sector

36th out of 46 stocks

Plastics Materials & Resins Industry

10th out of 11 stocks

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About Hexcel (NYSE:HXL) Stock

Hexcel Corp. engages in the development, manufacture, and marketing of lightweight structural materials. It includes carbon fibers, specialty reinforcements, prepregs and other fiber-reinforced matrix materials, honeycomb, adhesives, radio frequency / electromagnetic interference (RF/EMI) and microwave absorbing materials, engineered honeycomb and composite structures. The firm operates through the following segments: Composite Materials and Engineered Products. The Composite Materials segment consists of carbon fiber, specialty reinforcements, resins, prepregs and other fiber-reinforced matrix materials, and honeycomb core product lines and pultruded profiles. The Engineered Products segment consists of lightweight high strength composite structures, engineered core and honeycomb products with added functionality, and additive manufacturing. The company was founded by Roger C. Steele and Roscoe T. Hughes in 1946 and is headquartered in Stamford, CT.

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HXL Stock News Headlines

Hexcel Co. (NYSE:HXL) Increases Dividend to $0.13 Per Share
A gold storm is coming…
“We are in the early stages of a mania – the calm before the storm.”...
Bank of America Lowers Hexcel (NYSE:HXL) to Neutral
Thierry Merlot Sells 4,265 Shares of Hexcel Co. (NYSE:HXL) Stock
Hexcel (NYSE:HXL) Sets New 52-Week High at $71.31
Hexcel (NYSE:HXL) PT Raised to $70.00 at Jefferies Financial Group
A gold storm is coming…
“We are in the early stages of a mania – the calm before the storm.”...
Hexcel Executing On Improved Aerospace Demand
Hexcel (NYSE:HXL) Price Target Raised to $59.00
Hexcel: Why I Am Not Upgrading To Buy
Why Shares of Hexcel Soared This Week
Better Buy: Boeing or Hexcel?
A Look At The Fair Value Of Hexcel Corporation (NYSE:HXL)
Why Is Hexcel (HXL) Up 9.2% Since Last Earnings Report?
3 Top Industrial Stocks to Buy in November
Hexcel Third Quarter 2022 Earnings: Misses Expectations
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HXL Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 11/14 Dividend
11/03/2022
Dividend Payable
11/14/2022
Last Earnings
1/25/2023
Today
2/07/2023
Ex-Dividend for 2/17 Dividend
2/09/2023
Dividend Payable
2/17/2023
Next Earnings (Estimated)
4/24/2023
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Plastics materials & resins
Sub-Industry
Aerospace & Defense
Sector
Aerospace
CUSIP
42829110
Employees
4,863
Year Founded
1948

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$62.89
High Stock Price Forecast
$70.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$50.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
-11.6%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.11
Research Coverage
9 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$126.30 million
Pretax Margin
9.49%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.58 billion
Cash Flow
$2.86 per share
Book Value
$18.47 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
82,866,000
Market Cap
$5.99 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.25

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Key Executives

  • Nick L. StanageNick L. Stanage
    Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
  • Patrick Joseph Winterlich
    CFO, Chief Accounting Officer, EVP & Controller
  • Paul Dominic Mackenzie
    Chief Technology Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Don Morrison
    Chief Information Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Gail E. Lehman
    Secretary, Executive VP & General Counsel













HXL Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Hexcel stock right now?

9 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hexcel in the last twelve months. There are currently 8 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" HXL shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in HXL, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Hexcel's stock price forecast for 2023?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Hexcel's stock. Their HXL share price forecasts range from $50.00 to $70.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $62.89 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 11.6%.
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How have HXL shares performed in 2023?

Hexcel's stock was trading at $58.85 on January 1st, 2023. Since then, HXL stock has increased by 20.9% and is now trading at $71.15.
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Are investors shorting Hexcel?

Hexcel saw a increase in short interest during the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totaling 4,300,000 shares, an increase of 7.8% from the December 31st total of 3,990,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 521,100 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 8.3 days. Currently, 5.1% of the company's shares are sold short.
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When is Hexcel's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April 24th 2023.
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How were Hexcel's earnings last quarter?

Hexcel Co. (NYSE:HXL) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, January, 25th. The aerospace company reported $0.40 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.31 by $0.09. The aerospace company earned $429.40 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $402.18 million. Hexcel had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 7.29% and a net margin of 8.01%. The firm's revenue was up 19.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.16 EPS.

How often does Hexcel pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Hexcel?

Hexcel declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 25th. Investors of record on Friday, February 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.125 per share on Friday, February 17th. This represents a $0.50 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.70%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 9th. This is an increase from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.10.
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Is Hexcel a good dividend stock?

Hexcel (NYSE:HXL) pays an annual dividend of $0.40 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.57%. The company does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 27.03%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, HXL will have a dividend payout ratio of 16.46% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Hexcel issued on next quarter's earnings?

Hexcel issued an update on its FY23 earnings guidance on Wednesday, January, 25th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.70-$1.90 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.80. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.725-$1.825 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.75 billion.

What is Nick L. Stanage's approval rating as Hexcel's CEO?

52 employees have rated Hexcel Chief Executive Officer Nick L. Stanage on Glassdoor.com. Nick L. Stanage has an approval rating of 91% among the company's employees. This puts Nick L. Stanage in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Hexcel own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Hexcel investors own include KAZ Minerals (KAZ), Petra Diamonds (PDL), AT&T (T), Cisco Systems (CSCO), NVIDIA (NVDA), Pfizer (PFE), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Micron Technology (MU) and Alibaba Group (BABA).

What is Hexcel's stock symbol?

Hexcel trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HXL."

Who are Hexcel's major shareholders?

Hexcel's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include New York State Common Retirement Fund (0.98%), Ingalls & Snyder LLC (0.54%), Leeward Investments LLC MA (0.51%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.42%), Grandfield & Dodd LLC (0.38%) and Pinnacle Associates Ltd. (0.30%). Insiders that own company stock include Gina Fitzsimons, Nick L Stanage, Robert George Hennemuth and Thierry Merlot.
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How do I buy shares of Hexcel?

Shares of HXL 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 Hexcel's stock price today?

One share of HXL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $71.15.

How much money does Hexcel make?

Hexcel (NYSE:HXL) has a market capitalization of $5.99 billion and generates $1.58 billion in revenue each year. The aerospace company earns $126.30 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.48 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Hexcel have?

The company employs 4,863 workers across the globe.

Does Hexcel have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Hexcel: ACM Holdings LLC (Delaware), ARC Technologies, ARC Technologies LLC (Massachusetts), Aerospace Composites Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. (Malaysian Joint Venture), Formax, Hexcel (Tianjin) Composites Material Co. Ltd. (China), Hexcel (U.K.) Limited (UK), Hexcel Asia Pacific Trading Limited (Hong Kong), Hexcel Composites (Shanghai) Commercial Information Consultancy Services Co. Ltd. (China), Hexcel Composites GmbH & Co. KG (Austria), Hexcel Composites GmbH (Austria), Hexcel Composites GmbH (Germany), Hexcel Composites India LLP (India), Hexcel Composites Limited (UK), Hexcel Composites Pension Trustees Limited (UK), Hexcel Composites S.L.U. (Spain), Hexcel Composites S.P.R.L. (Belgium), Hexcel Composites S.r.l. (Italy), Hexcel Composites SARLAU (Morocco), Hexcel Composites SASU (France), Hexcel Composites Sdn. Bhd. (Malaysia), Hexcel Europe Limited (UK), Hexcel Fibers S.L.U. (Spain), Hexcel Fibers SASU (France), Hexcel Finance Holdings Luxembourg S.a.r.l. (Luxembourg), Hexcel Financing Luxembourg S.à.r.l. (Luxembourg), Hexcel Foundation (California), Hexcel Hi-Performance Materials Co. Ltd. (China), Hexcel Holding GmbH (Austria), Hexcel Holding Spain S.L. (Spain), Hexcel Holdings (UK) Limited (UK), Hexcel Holdings Hong Kong Limited (Hong Kong), Hexcel Holdings Luxembourg S.à r.l. (Luxembourg), Hexcel Holdings SASU (France), Hexcel Ireland Limited (Ireland), Hexcel Japan K.K. (Japan), Hexcel LLC (Delaware), Hexcel LLC Luxembourg SCS (Luxembourg), Hexcel Overseas (UK), Hexcel Pottsville Corporation (Delaware), Hexcel Reinforcements Corp. (Delaware), Hexcel Reinforcements Holding Corp. (Delaware), Hexcel Reinforcements Holding Corp. Luxembourg S.à r.l. (Luxembourg), Hexcel Reinforcements SASU (France), Hexcel Reinforcements UK Limited (UK), Hexcel Research Limited (UK), Oxford Performance Materials - Aerospace & Defense (A&D) Business, Shanghai Future Aerospace Hexcel Commercial Composite Testing Limited (China Joint Venture), Société de Technologies Appliquées aux Matériaux EURL (France), Structil, and Structil S.A.S.U. (France).
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How can I contact Hexcel?

Hexcel's mailing address is TWO STAMFORD PLAZA 281 TRESSER BLVD. 16TH FLOOR, STAMFORD CT, 06901. The official website for the company is www.hexcel.com. The aerospace company can be reached via phone at (203) 969-0666, via email at kurt.goddard@hexcel.com, or via fax at 203-358-3977.

This page (NYSE:HXL) was last updated on 2/7/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff