Hexcel Corporation (HXL) - FREE Research Report Pensky Wayne C who is Svp, Cfo at Hexcel Corporation sold 15,000 shares at $40.06 on Oct. 15, 2013. Following this transaction, the Svp, Cfo owned 87,608 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 14.62% with the 15,000 share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $39.09, down $0.97, or 2.48% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Hexcel Corporation go as follows:
24-Week # shares sold: 23,000
The average volume for Hexcel Corporation has been 494,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Hexcel Corporation has a market cap of $3.8 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and aerospace/defense industry. Shares are up 42.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Hexcel Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the development, manufacture, and marketing of lightweight and high-performance structural materials for use in commercial aerospace, space and defense, and industrial applications. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.3. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Hexcel Corporation a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on HXL - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Hexcel Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, growth in earnings per share, good cash flow from operations and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Hexcel Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more.