Published On: Wed, Oct 19th, 2016

Analyst Review: Hexcel Corporation (NYSE:HXL)


A number of investment brokers have recently updated their price targets on shares of Hexcel Corporation (NYSE:HXL).

Most recent broker ratings

07/29/2016 – Hexcel Corporation was downgraded to “neutral” by analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

04/12/2016 – Hexcel Corporation had its “neutral” rating reiterated by analysts at Goldman Sachs. They now have a USD 46 price target on the stock.

01/25/2016 – Hexcel Corporation had its “hold” rating reiterated by analysts at Canaccord Genuity. They now have a USD 48 price target on the stock.

01/25/2016 – Hexcel Corporation had its “outperform” rating reiterated by analysts at RBC Capital. They now have a USD 51 price target on the stock.

01/22/2016 – Credit Suisse began new coverage on Hexcel Corporation giving the company a “neutral” rating. They now have a USD 44 price target on the stock.

12/09/2015 – BB&T Capital Markets began new coverage on Hexcel Corporation giving the company a “buy” rating. They now have a USD 60 price target on the stock.

10/21/2015 – Hexcel Corporation had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank.

10/21/2015 – Hexcel Corporation had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Cowen. They now have a USD 47 price target on the stock.

10/20/2015 – Hexcel Corporation had its “hold” rating reiterated by analysts at Jefferies. They now have a USD 45 price target on the stock.

04/14/2015 – Hexcel Corporation had its “overweight” rating reiterated by analysts at KeyBanc. They now have a USD 56 price target on the stock.

04/07/2015 – Hexcel Corporation had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus. They now have a USD 60 price target on the stock.

02/04/2015 – Hexcel Corporation had its “neutral” rating reiterated by analysts at UBS. They now have a USD 47 price target on the stock.

01/14/2015 – Hexcel Corporation had its “hold” rating reiterated by analysts at Oppenheimer.

12/24/2014 – Hexcel Corporation had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Topeka Capital Markets. They now have a USD 50 price target on the stock.

04/23/2014 – Hexcel Corporation had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at CRT Capital. They now have a USD 50 price target on the stock.

The share price of Hexcel Corporation (NYSE:HXL) was up +1.14% during the last day of trading, with a day high of 42.69. 1017445 shares were traded during the last session.

The stock’s 50 day moving average is 43.80 and its 200 day moving average is 43.71. The stock’s market capitalization is 3.93B. Hexcel Corporation has a 52-week low of 37.54 and a 52-week high of 48.33.

Hexcel Corporation is a composites company. The Company develops, manufactures and markets structural materials, including carbon fibers, 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. It operates through two segments, including Composite Materials and Engineered Products. The Composite Materials segment consists of its carbon fiber, reinforcements, resins, prepregs and other fiber-reinforced matrix materials, and honeycomb core product lines. The Engineered Products segment consists of lightweight composite structures, molded components, engineered core and honeycomb products with added functionality. Its products are used in a range of end applications, such as commercial and military aircraft, space launch vehicles and satellites, wind turbine blades, automotive, recreational products and other industrial applications.