Hexcel Corporation (HXL): Price and Financial Metrics

Hexcel Corporation (HXL): $71.36

1.08 (+1.54%)

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HXL Price/Volume Stats

Current price $71.36 52-week high $79.08
Prev. close $70.28 52-week low $55.59
Day low $70.18 Volume 334,200
Day high $71.40 Avg. volume 569,351
50-day MA $65.97 Dividend yield 0.71%
200-day MA $69.72 Market Cap 6.00B

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  • Quality is the dimension where HXL ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 82.39% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for HXL is in Momentum, which has been heading up over the past 177 days.
  • HXL ranks lowest in Value; there it ranks in the 27th percentile.

HXL Stock Summary

  • HXL's went public 36.11 years ago, making it older than 90.99% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • The price/operating cash flow metric for HEXCEL CORP is higher than 85.41% of stocks in our set with a positive cash flow.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, HXL is more volatile than only 8.57% of stocks we're observing.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to HEXCEL CORP are ITGR, HRMY, LOGI, AVNW, and NVVE.
  • HXL's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit HEXCEL CORP's official web site, go to www.hexcel.com.

HXL Valuation Summary

  • HXL's price/sales ratio is 3.3; this is 73.68% higher than that of the median Industrials stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, HXL's price/sales ratio has gone up 3.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for HXL.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
HXL 2023-11-30 3.3 3.5 36.2 28.6
HXL 2023-11-29 3.2 3.5 35.4 28.1
HXL 2023-11-28 3.2 3.5 35.5 28.1
HXL 2023-11-27 3.2 3.5 35.4 28.0
HXL 2023-11-24 3.2 3.5 35.4 28.1
HXL 2023-11-22 3.2 3.4 35.1 27.9

HXL Growth Metrics

    The 2 year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at -70.49%.
  • The 5 year revenue growth rate now stands at 15.18%.
  • Its 3 year revenue growth rate is now at -37.8%.
Over the past 15 months, HXL's revenue has gone up $317,500,000.

The table below shows HXL's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 1,577.7 173.1 126.3
2022-09-30 1,508.6 143.9 108.2
2022-06-30 1,477.7 131.1 90.4
2022-03-31 1,405 133.9 47.9
2021-12-31 1,324.7 151.7 16.1
2021-09-30 1,260.2 171.5 -22.2

HXL's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • HXL has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 71.92% of graded US stocks.
  • HXL's asset turnover comes in at 0.435 -- ranking 63rd of 89 Chemicals stocks.
  • APD, ALB, and MTX are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with HXL.

The table below shows HXL's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.435 0.168 0.002
2021-06-30 0.415 0.131 -0.017
2021-03-31 0.424 0.119 -0.019
2020-12-31 0.479 0.160 0.003
2020-09-30 0.555 0.201 0.036
2020-06-30 0.636 0.243 0.076

HXL Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of HXL, see our HXL price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $57.69 Average Broker Recommendation 2.05 (Hold)

Hexcel Corporation (HXL) Company Bio

Hexcel Corporation develops, manufactures and markets lightweight, high-performance structural materials, including carbon fibers, reinforcements, prepregs, honeycomb, matrix systems, adhesives and composite structures, used in commercial aerospace, space and defense and industrial applications such as wind turbine blades. The company was founded in 1946 and is based in Stamford, Connecticut.

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Latest HXL News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about HEXCEL CORP that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate HXL as an investment opportunity.

Forget Boeing: This Is a Better Aerospace Stock

Airplane manufacturers are set to ramp production aggressively, and investors should keep a close eye on their suppliers.

Yahoo | November 23, 2023

Is Now The Time To Look At Buying Hexcel Corporation (NYSE:HXL)?

Hexcel Corporation ( NYSE:HXL ), might not be a large cap stock, but it saw a double-digit share price rise of over 10...

Yahoo | November 20, 2023

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Kratos Defense's (KTOS) third-quarter 2023 adjusted earnings beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 50%.

Yahoo | November 6, 2023

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Cyclical downturns are hitting multiple industries, but in some cases they are creating buying opportunities.

Yahoo | November 5, 2023

Spirit AeroSystems (SPR) Q3 Loss Narrows, Revenues Rise Y/Y

Spirit AeroSystems' (SPR) third-quarter 2023 adjusted loss is narrower than the Zacks Consensus Estimate. Revenues increase by 13% on a year-over-year basis.

Yahoo | November 2, 2023

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HXL Price Returns

1-mo 9.97%
3-mo 1.80%
6-mo -1.87%
1-year 22.92%
3-year 34.05%
5-year 25.90%
YTD 22.15%
2022 14.41%
2021 6.83%
2020 -33.70%
2019 28.96%
2018 -6.50%

HXL Dividends

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