Hexcel Competitors

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Volume676,069 shs
Average Volume834,663 shs
Market Capitalization$4.56 billion
P/E Ratio37.03
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.5

Competitors

Hexcel (NYSE:HXL) Vs. HON, BA, LMT, NOC, GD, and TDG

Should you be buying HXL stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "aerospace & defense" are considered alternatives and competitors to Hexcel, including Honeywell International (HON), The Boeing (BA), Lockheed Martin (LMT), Northrop Grumman (NOC), General Dynamics (GD), and TransDigm Group (TDG).

Hexcel (NYSE:HXL) and Honeywell International (NYSE:HON) are both aerospace companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings and profitability.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Hexcel and Honeywell International's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Hexcel$2.36 billion1.94$306.60 million$3.5415.38
Honeywell International$36.71 billion4.33$6.14 billion$8.1628.04

Honeywell International has higher revenue and earnings than Hexcel. Hexcel is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Honeywell International, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Hexcel and Honeywell International's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Hexcel7.02%7.52%3.42%
Honeywell International14.99%27.69%8.34%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings for Hexcel and Honeywell International, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Hexcel58201.80
Honeywell International05802.62

Hexcel currently has a consensus price target of $45.1875, suggesting a potential downside of 17.00%. Honeywell International has a consensus price target of $220.0769, suggesting a potential downside of 3.81%. Given Honeywell International's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Honeywell International is more favorable than Hexcel.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

95.9% of Hexcel shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 76.0% of Honeywell International shares are held by institutional investors. 1.3% of Hexcel shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.6% of Honeywell International shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Risk and Volatility

Hexcel has a beta of 1.5, suggesting that its stock price is 50% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Honeywell International has a beta of 1.13, suggesting that its stock price is 13% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Honeywell International beats Hexcel on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Hexcel (NYSE:HXL) and The Boeing (NYSE:BA) are both aerospace companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings and profitability.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Hexcel and The Boeing's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Hexcel$2.36 billion1.94$306.60 million$3.5415.38
The Boeing$76.56 billion1.80$-636,000,000.00($3.47)-67.86

Hexcel has higher earnings, but lower revenue than The Boeing. The Boeing is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Hexcel, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Hexcel and The Boeing's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Hexcel7.02%7.52%3.42%
The Boeing-7.34%N/A-3.85%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings for Hexcel and The Boeing, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Hexcel58201.80
The Boeing361502.50

Hexcel currently has a consensus price target of $45.1875, suggesting a potential downside of 17.00%. The Boeing has a consensus price target of $247.6190, suggesting a potential upside of 5.16%. Given The Boeing's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe The Boeing is more favorable than Hexcel.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

95.9% of Hexcel shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 51.4% of The Boeing shares are held by institutional investors. 1.3% of Hexcel shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.2% of The Boeing shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Risk and Volatility

Hexcel has a beta of 1.5, suggesting that its stock price is 50% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, The Boeing has a beta of 1.65, suggesting that its stock price is 65% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Hexcel beats The Boeing on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Hexcel (NYSE:HXL) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) are both aerospace companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings and profitability.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings for Hexcel and Lockheed Martin, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Hexcel58201.80
Lockheed Martin03702.70

Hexcel currently has a consensus price target of $45.1875, suggesting a potential downside of 17.00%. Lockheed Martin has a consensus price target of $427.1111, suggesting a potential upside of 9.42%. Given Lockheed Martin's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Lockheed Martin is more favorable than Hexcel.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Hexcel and Lockheed Martin's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Hexcel$2.36 billion1.94$306.60 million$3.5415.38
Lockheed Martin$59.81 billion1.81$6.23 billion$21.9517.78

Lockheed Martin has higher revenue and earnings than Hexcel. Hexcel is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Lockheed Martin, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

95.9% of Hexcel shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 77.0% of Lockheed Martin shares are held by institutional investors. 1.3% of Hexcel shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.2% of Lockheed Martin shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Risk and Volatility

Hexcel has a beta of 1.5, suggesting that its stock price is 50% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Lockheed Martin has a beta of 0.92, suggesting that its stock price is 8% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Hexcel and Lockheed Martin's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Hexcel7.02%7.52%3.42%
Lockheed Martin10.18%173.43%13.57%

Summary

Lockheed Martin beats Hexcel on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) and Hexcel (NYSE:HXL) are both aerospace companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, earnings, profitability, dividends, valuation and analyst recommendations.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Northrop Grumman and Hexcel, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Northrop Grumman02902.82
Hexcel58201.80

Northrop Grumman presently has a consensus target price of $391.4545, suggesting a potential upside of 5.62%. Hexcel has a consensus target price of $45.1875, suggesting a potential downside of 17.00%. Given Northrop Grumman's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Northrop Grumman is more favorable than Hexcel.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Northrop Grumman and Hexcel's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Northrop Grumman$33.84 billion1.76$2.25 billion$21.2117.47
Hexcel$2.36 billion1.94$306.60 million$3.5415.38

Northrop Grumman has higher revenue and earnings than Hexcel. Hexcel is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Northrop Grumman, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

82.7% of Northrop Grumman shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 95.9% of Hexcel shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of Northrop Grumman shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.3% of Hexcel shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Risk & Volatility

Northrop Grumman has a beta of 0.75, meaning that its stock price is 25% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Hexcel has a beta of 1.5, meaning that its stock price is 50% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Northrop Grumman and Hexcel's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Northrop Grumman6.94%40.02%8.83%
Hexcel7.02%7.52%3.42%

Summary

Northrop Grumman beats Hexcel on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

General Dynamics (NYSE:GD) and Hexcel (NYSE:HXL) are both aerospace companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, earnings, profitability, dividends, valuation and analyst recommendations.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for General Dynamics and Hexcel, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
General Dynamics34802.33
Hexcel58201.80

General Dynamics presently has a consensus target price of $186.60, suggesting a potential downside of 4.22%. Hexcel has a consensus target price of $45.1875, suggesting a potential downside of 17.00%. Given General Dynamics' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe General Dynamics is more favorable than Hexcel.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares General Dynamics and Hexcel's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
General Dynamics$39.35 billion1.40$3.48 billion$11.9816.26
Hexcel$2.36 billion1.94$306.60 million$3.5415.38

General Dynamics has higher revenue and earnings than Hexcel. Hexcel is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than General Dynamics, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

84.5% of General Dynamics shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 95.9% of Hexcel shares are held by institutional investors. 6.6% of General Dynamics shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.3% of Hexcel shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Risk & Volatility

General Dynamics has a beta of 1.03, meaning that its stock price is 3% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Hexcel has a beta of 1.5, meaning that its stock price is 50% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares General Dynamics and Hexcel's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
General Dynamics8.33%23.00%6.27%
Hexcel7.02%7.52%3.42%

Summary

General Dynamics beats Hexcel on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

TransDigm Group (NYSE:TDG) and Hexcel (NYSE:HXL) are both aerospace companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, earnings, profitability, dividends, valuation and analyst recommendations.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for TransDigm Group and Hexcel, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
TransDigm Group04802.67
Hexcel58201.80

TransDigm Group presently has a consensus target price of $661.0833, suggesting a potential upside of 8.73%. Hexcel has a consensus target price of $45.1875, suggesting a potential downside of 17.00%. Given TransDigm Group's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe TransDigm Group is more favorable than Hexcel.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares TransDigm Group and Hexcel's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
TransDigm Group$5.10 billion6.52$699 million$14.0443.30
Hexcel$2.36 billion1.94$306.60 million$3.5415.38

TransDigm Group has higher revenue and earnings than Hexcel. Hexcel is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than TransDigm Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

97.2% of TransDigm Group shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 95.9% of Hexcel shares are held by institutional investors. 8.2% of TransDigm Group shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.3% of Hexcel shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Risk & Volatility

TransDigm Group has a beta of 1.59, meaning that its stock price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Hexcel has a beta of 1.5, meaning that its stock price is 50% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares TransDigm Group and Hexcel's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
TransDigm Group10.07%-18.70%4.36%
Hexcel7.02%7.52%3.42%

Summary

TransDigm Group beats Hexcel on 13 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


Hexcel Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Honeywell International logo
HON
Honeywell International
2.7$228.79+0.1%$158.91 billion$36.71 billion32.82
The Boeing logo
BA
The Boeing
1.3$235.47+2.4%$137.71 billion$76.56 billion-29.84Analyst Upgrade
Analyst Revision
Gap Down
Lockheed Martin logo
LMT
Lockheed Martin
2.3$390.34+0.8%$108.49 billion$59.81 billion16.82
Northrop Grumman logo
NOC
Northrop Grumman
2.2$370.63+0.2%$59.66 billion$33.84 billion25.35Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Decrease in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
General Dynamics logo
GD
General Dynamics
2.5$194.82+1.1%$55.06 billion$39.35 billion17.68Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
TransDigm Group logo
TDG
TransDigm Group
1.7$607.99+1.5%$33.25 billion$5.10 billion67.86Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
HEICO logo
HEI
HEICO
1.6$141.63+2.5%$19.16 billion$1.79 billion61.85Gap Down
Teledyne Technologies logo
TDY
Teledyne Technologies
1.8$435.99+0.5%$16.16 billion$3.16 billion42.79Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Textron logo
TXT
Textron
2.1$68.08+1.1%$15.37 billion$13.63 billion57.21Analyst Upgrade
Analyst Revision
Gap Down
Huntington Ingalls Industries logo
HII
Huntington Ingalls Industries
1.9$216.99+0.6%$8.74 billion$8.90 billion14.87Earnings Announcement
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Curtiss-Wright logo
CW
Curtiss-Wright
1.7$132.49+2.1%$5.42 billion$2.49 billion23.74Earnings Announcement
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Spirit AeroSystems logo
SPR
Spirit AeroSystems
1.6$44.09+0.3%$4.65 billion$7.86 billion-9.03Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Aerojet Rocketdyne logo
AJRD
Aerojet Rocketdyne
1.4$47.00+0.4%$3.76 billion$1.98 billion30.92
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions logo
KTOS
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions
1.5$27.11+1.3%$3.35 billion$717.50 million677.92Earnings Announcement
Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
Gap Down
AeroVironment logo
AVAV
AeroVironment
1.4$109.45+0.0%$2.70 billion$367.30 million91.97
Cubic logo
CUB
Cubic
1.3$74.90+0.1%$2.38 billion$1.48 billion-576.15Earnings Announcement
Decrease in Short Interest
News Coverage
AAR logo
AIR
AAR
1.6$40.35+1.3%$1.43 billion$2.07 billion-67.25
Triumph Group logo
TGI
Triumph Group
1.1$16.31+1.0%$896.69 million$2.90 billion-2.12
National Presto Industries logo
NPK
National Presto Industries
1.0$104.00+1.0%$734.14 million$308.51 million16.35
Astronics logo
ATRO
Astronics
1.1$15.61+9.6%$482.26 million$772.70 million-3.71Earnings Announcement
Analyst Downgrade
News Coverage
Gap Up
Sypris Solutions logo
SYPR
Sypris Solutions
0.8$3.42+2.3%$73.32 million$87.89 million34.20Gap Up
This page was last updated on 5/9/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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