Hexcel Corporation (NYSE:HXL) went down by -0.49% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $64.99. The company’s stock price has collected -5.02% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 11/18/21 that Woodward Reports Fiscal Year 2021 Results
Is It Worth Investing in Hexcel Corporation (NYSE :HXL) Right Now?
Plus, the 36-month beta value for HXL is at 1.39. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 2 analysts out of 20 who provided ratings for Hexcel Corporation declared the stock was a “buy,” while 2 rated the stock as “overweight,” 10 rated it as “hold,” and 4 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $58.56, which is $0.35 above the current price. HXL currently public float of 83.36M and currently shorts hold a 9.07% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of HXL was 573.27K shares.
HXL’s Market Performance
HXL stocks went down by -5.02% for the week, with a monthly jump of 3.64% and a quarterly performance of 4.80%, while its annual performance rate touched 11.77%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 3.30% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.92% for Hexcel Corporation. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -1.87% for HXL stocks with a simple moving average of 1.84% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of HXL
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for HXL stocks, with RBC Capital Mkts repeating the rating for HXL by listing it as a “Sector Perform.” The predicted price for HXL in the upcoming period, according to RBC Capital Mkts is $65 based on the research report published on October 22nd of the current year 2021.
Credit Suisse gave a rating of “Neutral” to HXL, setting the target price at $64 in the report published on June 30th of the current year.
HXL Trading at -1.78% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought HXL to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -9.26% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.92%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 3.30%, as shares surge +5.91% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +0.22% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, HXL fell by -5.02%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +17.05% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $60.26. In addition, Hexcel Corporation saw 21.61% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at HXL starting from Stanage Nick L, who sale 46,562 shares at the price of $61.31 back on Nov 05. After this action, Stanage Nick L now owns 283,285 shares of Hexcel Corporation, valued at $2,854,597 using the latest closing price.
Hennemuth Robert George, the See Remarks of Hexcel Corporation, sale 10,000 shares at $60.06 during a trade that took place back on Nov 05, which means that Hennemuth Robert George is holding 46,024 shares at $600,600 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for HXL
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +5.18 for the present operating margin
- +16.16 for the gross margin
The net margin for Hexcel Corporation stands at +2.10. The total capital return value is set at 3.08, while invested capital returns managed to touch 1.26. Equity return is now at value -1.50, with -0.80 for asset returns.
Based on Hexcel Corporation (HXL), the company’s capital structure generated 65.22 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 39.47. Total debt to assets is 33.75, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 64.36. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 38.96.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 4.66, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.20. The receivables turnover for the company is 6.71 and the total asset turnover is 0.50. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 2.93.