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) pushed the Aerospace/Defense industry higher today making it today's featured aerospace/defense winner. The industry as a whole closed the day up 0.2%. By the end of trading, Spirit AeroSystems Holdings rose $0.38 (1.7%) to $22.88 on average volume. Throughout the day, 1,166,600 shares of Spirit AeroSystems Holdings exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1,320,200 shares. The stock ranged in a price between $22.39-$22.99 after having opened the day at $22.43 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $22.50. Other companies within the Aerospace/Defense industry that increased today were:
), up 7.7%,
), up 4.6%,
), up 3.8% and
), up 2.6%.
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Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a non-original equipment manufacturer (OEM) that designs and manufactures commercial aerostructures worldwide. It operates in three segments: Fuselage Systems, Propulsion Systems, and Wing Systems. Spirit AeroSystems Holdings has a market cap of $2.8 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector. Shares are up 32.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate Spirit AeroSystems Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.
TheStreet Ratings rates Spirit AeroSystems Holdings as a
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow.
- You can view the full Spirit AeroSystems Holdings Ratings Report.
On the negative front,
), down 11.8%,
), down 5.9%,
), down 3.4% and
), down 2.6% , were all laggards within the aerospace/defense industry with
) being today's aerospace/defense industry laggard.
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