Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. stock performance trend indicates that the stock price has rallied 14.28% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 39.3% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 54.29% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. has a positive value of 33.98 compared to overall market.Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. is having a Relative Strength Index of 58.76 which indicates the stock is not yet over sold or over bought based on the technical indicators.
Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) has climbed 0.95% in the past week and advanced 0.85% in the last 4 weeks. The company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 0.71% in the past week but underperformed the index by 0.29% in the last 4 weeks.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $210.74 and hit $215.51 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $213.72, with a gain of 1.69% or 3.56 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,303,346 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $220.6799 and the company has a market cap of $9,838 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $134.58 .
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc was Downgraded by Citigroup to Neutral on Mar 1, 2017. Company shares were Reiterated by Stifel on Feb 17, 2017 to Sell, Raises Price Target to $ 150 from a previous price target of $135 .Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc was Upgraded by BofA/Merrill to Buy on Jan 12, 2017.
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Mar 8, 2017, William R Ermatinger (Ex. VP, Chief HR Officer) sold 5,000 shares at 218.92 per share price.On Mar 6, 2017, D R Wyatt (Corp VP & Treasurer) sold 500 shares at 217.93 per share price.On Jan 5, 2017, Jerri F Dickseski (EX. VP, Communications) sold 776 shares at 185.00 per share price.
Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 16, 2017. The company reported $3.67 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 1.17. Analyst had a consensus of $2.50. The company had revenue of $1922.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1862.69 million. The companys revenue was up .9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $2.24 EPS.
Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) designs, builds and maintains nuclear and non-nuclear ships for the U.S. Navy and Coast Guard and provides after-market services for military ships around the globe. The company also develops and produces warships, including destroyers, amphibious transport dock ships, and national security cutters for the surface Navy fleet, U.S. Coast Guard, U.S. Marine Corps, and foreign and commercial customers. Additionally, the company provides complex nuclear project management; safe management and handling of radiological materials and waste; and nuclear facility construction, commissioning, operations, and D&D services. Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) is based in Newport News, Virginia.