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Hexcel - HXL Stock Forecast, Price & News

$63.74
+0.76 (+1.21%)
(As of 08/12/2022 09:14 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$62.44
$63.99
50-Day Range
$48.77
$64.32
52-Week Range
$46.77
$65.82
Volume
530,600 shs
Average Volume
666,506 shs
Market Capitalization
$5.36 billion
P/E Ratio
59.57
Dividend Yield
0.63%
Price Target
$58.30

Hexcel MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.09 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
8.5% Downside
$58.30 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
5.71% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-3.86
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
N/A
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
64.17%
From $1.20 to $1.97 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

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

1.53 out of 5 stars

Aerospace Sector

38th out of 42 stocks

Plastics Materials & Resins Industry

11th out of 13 stocks

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About Hexcel (NYSE:HXL) Stock

Hexcel Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and markets structural materials for use in commercial aerospace, space and defense, and industrial markets. It operates through two segments, Composite Materials and Engineered Products. The Composite Materials segment manufactures and markets carbon fibers, fabrics and specialty reinforcements, prepregs and other fiber-reinforced matrix materials, structural adhesives, honeycomb, molding compounds, tooling materials, polyurethane systems, and laminates that are used in military and commercial aircraft, wind turbine blades, recreational products, and other industrial applications, as well as in automotive, marine, and trains. The Engineered Products segment manufactures and markets aircraft structures and finished aircraft components, including wing to body fairings, wing panels, flight deck panels, door liners, rotorcraft blades, spars, and tip caps; and aircraft structural sub-components and semi-finished components used in rotorcraft blades, engine nacelles, and aircraft surfaces, such as flaps, wings, elevators, and fairings. The company sells its products directly through its managers, product managers, and sales personnel, as well as through independent distributors and manufacturer representatives in the Americas, Europe, the Asia Pacific, India, and Africa. Hexcel Corporation was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut.

Hexcel Trading Up 1.2 %

HXL opened at $63.74 on Monday. The firm has a market cap of $5.36 billion, a PE ratio of 59.57 and a beta of 1.26. Hexcel has a twelve month low of $46.77 and a twelve month high of $65.82. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.55, a quick ratio of 1.55 and a current ratio of 2.55. The firm's fifty day moving average is $55.74 and its two-hundred day moving average is $55.65.

Hexcel (NYSE:HXL - Get Rating) last released its earnings results on Monday, July 25th. The aerospace company reported $0.33 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.30 by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $393.00 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $391.89 million. Hexcel had a return on equity of 4.79% and a net margin of 6.12%. The company's revenue was up 22.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.08 EPS. Equities research analysts anticipate that Hexcel will post 1.2 EPS for the current year.

Hexcel Announces Dividend

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, August 12th. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 5th were given a dividend of $0.10 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, August 4th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.63%. Hexcel's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 37.38%.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

A number of research firms have weighed in on HXL. BMO Capital Markets upped their price objective on shares of Hexcel from $57.00 to $66.00 and gave the company a "market perform" rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 2nd. Wells Fargo & Company increased their price objective on shares of Hexcel to $63.00 and gave the stock an "outperform" rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 27th. Bank of America upgraded shares of Hexcel from an "underperform" rating to a "buy" rating and raised their price target for the company from $45.00 to $65.00 in a research note on Wednesday, May 4th. Royal Bank of Canada raised their price objective on shares of Hexcel from $55.00 to $60.00 in a research note on Wednesday, April 27th. Finally, Vertical Research raised their target price on shares of Hexcel to $60.00 and gave the stock an "outperform" rating in a report on Wednesday, July 27th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the stock. According to data from MarketBeat.com, Hexcel currently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $58.30.

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HXL Stock News Headlines

Brokerages Set Hexcel Co. (NYSE:HXL) Target Price at $58.30
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HXL Company Calendar

Last Earnings
7/25/2022
Ex-Dividend for 8/12 Dividend
8/04/2022
Dividend Payable
8/12/2022
Today
8/15/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
10/17/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

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
$58.30
High Stock Price Forecast
$68.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$40.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
-8.5%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.09
Research Coverage
11 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$16.10 million
Pretax Margin
7.57%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.32 billion
Cash Flow
$1.96 per share
Book Value
$17.71 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
82,798,000
Market Cap
$5.36 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.26

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Nick L. Stanage (Age 63)
    Chairman, Pres & CEO
    Comp: $2.22M
  • Mr. Patrick Joseph Winterlich (Age 51)
    Exec. VP, CFO & Acting Corp. Controller
    Comp: $1.04M
  • Ms. Gail Eileen Lehman (Age 62)
    Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.
    Comp: $774.04k
  • Mr. Thierry Philippe Merlot (Age 62)
    Pres of Aerospace - Europe, MEA/AP & Industrial
    Comp: $783.49k
  • Ms. Amy S. Evans (Age 59)
    Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Paul Dominic Mackenzie
    Sr. VP & CTO
  • Mr. Don Morrison
    Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Kurt Goddard
    VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Gina Calvario Fitzsimons (Age 51)
    Sr. VP & Chief HR Officer
  • Mr. Michael J. MacIntyre (Age 61)
    VP & Treasurer













HXL Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Hexcel stock right now?

11 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hexcel in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 4 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street 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 2022?

11 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Hexcel's stock. Their HXL share price forecasts range from $40.00 to $68.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $58.30 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 8.5%.
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How have HXL shares performed in 2022?

Hexcel's stock was trading at $51.80 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, HXL stock has increased by 23.1% and is now trading at $63.74.
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When is Hexcel's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, October 17th 2022.
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How were Hexcel's earnings last quarter?

Hexcel Co. (NYSE:HXL) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, July, 25th. The aerospace company reported $0.33 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.30 by $0.03. The aerospace company earned $393 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $391.89 million. Hexcel had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 4.79% and a net margin of 6.12%. Hexcel's quarterly revenue was up 22.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.08 EPS.

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

Hexcel declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 25th. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 5th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Friday, August 12th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.63%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 4th.
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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 0.63%. The dividend payout ratio is 37.38%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, HXL will have a dividend payout ratio of 20.30% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for HXL.

What guidance has Hexcel issued on next quarter's earnings?

Hexcel updated its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Monday, August, 1st. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.00-$1.24 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.24. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.50 billion-$1.63 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.59 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 a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.46%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.83%), Northern Trust Corp (1.18%), TimesSquare Capital Management LLC (0.96%), Loomis Sayles & Co. L P (0.71%) and Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. OH (0.55%). Insiders that own company stock include Brett Raymond Schneider, 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 $63.74.

How much money does Hexcel make?

Hexcel (NYSE:HXL) has a market capitalization of $5.36 billion and generates $1.32 billion in revenue each year. The aerospace company earns $16.10 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.07 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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When was Hexcel founded?

Hexcel was founded in 1948.

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 8/15/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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