It’s been a crucial week for Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII); here’s what analysts have to say.

July 14, 2018 - By Ash

Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 1.14 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.20, from 1.34 in 2017Q4. It fall, as 34 investors sold Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. shares while 144 reduced holdings. 78 funds opened positions while 125 raised stakes. 37.33 million shares or 1.85% more from 36.65 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
Geode Cap Mngmt Limited Liability Company invested 0.05% in Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII). Morgan Stanley holds 192,381 shares. Ameritas Inv Ptnrs Inc invested in 0.05% or 4,400 shares. Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Limited Liability Partnership Ma invested in 190 shares or 0% of the stock. Carnegie Capital Asset Ltd has 0.21% invested in Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII). Old Mutual Global Invsts (Uk) holds 92,008 shares or 0.19% of its portfolio. Putnam Ltd has invested 0.03% in Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII). Profund Advsrs Ltd Liability reported 1,516 shares stake. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) holds 0.02% or 9,391 shares in its portfolio. Smith Asset Mngmt Group L P invested in 109,743 shares. Twin Mgmt Inc holds 4,578 shares or 0.06% of its portfolio. Ibm Retirement Fund stated it has 988 shares. Winfield Assoc accumulated 2,275 shares. Mitsubishi Ufj Trust And accumulated 92,113 shares. Raymond James & Assocs holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) for 41,710 shares.

Since February 22, 2018, it had 7 buys, and 6 selling transactions for $1.17 million activity. The insider Kastner Christopher D sold 2,857 shares worth $743,820. Green Edgar A III bought 1,000 shares worth $220,982. On Thursday, March 8 the insider ERMATINGER WILLIAM R sold $438,020. Wilson Stephen R bought $99,571 worth of stock or 460 shares. 1,000 shares were bought by Bilden Philip M., worth $215,352 on Monday, May 14. 1,000 shares were sold by Wyatt D R, worth $222,666.

Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) Ratings Coverage

Among 9 analysts covering Huntington Ingalls (NYSE:HII), 7 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 78% are positive. Huntington Ingalls had 13 analyst reports since February 2, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. Citigroup upgraded it to “Buy” rating and $26000 target in Wednesday, May 9 report. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) on Friday, February 16 with “Sell” rating. The stock of Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) has “Sell” rating given on Friday, May 4 by Stifel Nicolaus. The rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse on Friday, February 16 to “Buy”. Bernstein maintained Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) rating on Tuesday, February 20. Bernstein has “Hold” rating and $271.0 target. The stock of Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, April 16 by Credit Suisse. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, May 4 by Credit Suisse. As per Friday, February 2, the company rating was upgraded by Cowen & Co. Credit Suisse maintained Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) rating on Tuesday, May 22. Credit Suisse has “Buy” rating and $25900 target. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, May 4 by Wells Fargo. Below is a list of Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) latest ratings and price target changes.

26/06/2018 Broker: Vertical Research Rating: Buy Initiates Coverage On
22/05/2018 Broker: Credit Suisse Rating: Buy New Target: $259.0000 Maintain
09/05/2018 Broker: Citigroup Rating: Buy New Target: $260.0000 Upgrade
04/05/2018 Broker: Credit Suisse Old Rating: Outperform New Rating: Outperform Old Target: $328 New Target: $301 Maintain
04/05/2018 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Old Rating: Sell New Rating: Sell Old Target: $230 New Target: $200 Maintain
04/05/2018 Broker: Wells Fargo Rating: Buy New Target: $260.0000 Upgrade
16/04/2018 Broker: Credit Suisse Rating: Buy New Target: $328.0000 Maintain
29/03/2018 Broker: Barclays Capital Rating: Overweight New Target: $309 Initiates Coverage On
20/02/2018 Broker: Bernstein Rating: Hold New Target: $271.0 Maintain
16/02/2018 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Rating: Sell New Target: $230.0 Maintain

The stock increased 0.94% or $2.1 during the last trading session, reaching $224.98. About 223,666 shares traded. Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) has risen 13.82% since July 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.25% the S&P500.

Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. engages in designing, building, overhauling, and repairing ships in the United States. The company has market cap of $10.01 billion. It operates through three divisions: Ingalls Shipbuilding, Newport News Shipbuilding, and Technical Solutions. It has a 19.79 P/E ratio. The firm is involved in the design and construction of non-nuclear ships comprising amphibious assault ships that include deck amphibious ships and transport dock ships; surface combatants; and national security cutters for the U.S.

More notable recent Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “Better Buy: Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. vs. Honeywell International Inc.” on July 07, 2018, also Globenewswire.com with their article: “PHOTO RELEASE–Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces Opening of New HII Family Vision Centers” published on June 21, 2018, Globenewswire.com published: “Huntington Ingalls Industries Awards 100 Scholarships Through Annual Scholarship Fund” on June 28, 2018. More interesting news about Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Health Insurance Innovations Set To Excel On Changes To Healthcare Policy” published on July 10, 2018 as well as Globenewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Huntington Ingalls Industries to Support New Management Contract at Los Alamos National Laboratory” with publication date: July 10, 2018.

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