Hexcel Corporation (HXL) : The consensus on Hexcel Corporation (HXL) based on 7 analyst recommendation on the company stock is 2.14, which is interpreted as a Buy recommendation. Zacks Investment Research has issued a rank of 3 which endorses a Hold on the stock. However, 3 brokers have a differing view as they consider the stock to be a Strong Buy at current levels. 4 experts consider that the stocks earnings and the quoted price is in harmony, hence, they give it a Hold rating.
Hexcel Corporation (HXL) : The consensus price target for Hexcel Corporation (HXL) is $48.5 for the short term with a standard deviation of $5.63. The most optimist securities analyst among the 7 who monitor the stock believes that the stock can reach $56, however, the pessimist price target for the company is $39.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week Hexcel Corporation (NYSE:HXL): During Thursdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $44.11 and $43.93 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $44.56. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $44.22, notching a gain of 0.52% for the day. The total traded volume was 571,599 . The stock had closed at $43.99 on the previous day.
In a related news, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Hill David Charles, director of Hexcel Corp /De/, had unloaded 1,000 shares at an average price of $44.8 in a transaction dated on May 10, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $44,800.
Hexcel Corporation (Hexcel) is a composites company. The Company develops, manufactures and markets lightweight, structural materials, including carbon fibers, specialty reinforcements, prepregs and other fiber-reinforced matrix materials, honeycomb, adhesives, engineered honeycomb and composite structures for use in commercial aerospace, space and defense and industrial markets. The Company operates in 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. The Engineered Products segment manufactures and markets composite structures and precision machined honeycomb parts for use in the aerospace industry.