Howmet Aerospace Inc. (NYSE: HWM) is 2.64% higher on its value in year-to-date trading and has touched a low of $29.84 and a high of $44.37 in the current 52-week trading range. The question becomes, what are the chances the stock will continue to grow shareholders’ wealth in the market. Here’s what analysts think will happen to its price in the coming time. The HWM stock was last observed hovering at around $39.38 in the last trading session, with the day’s gains setting it 1.07% off its average median price target of $48.00 for the next 12 months. It is also 22.21% off the consensus price target high of $52.00 offered by 16 analysts, but current levels are -3.72% lower than the price target low of $39.00 for the same period.
Currently trading at $40.45, the stock is -4.35% and -1.43% below its SMA20 and SMA50 respectively. However, with a daily trading volume of 4.91 million and changing 2.72% at the moment leaves the stock 9.82% off its SMA200. HWM registered 18.62% gain for a year compared to 6-month gain of 14.52%.
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The stock witnessed a -5.97% loss in the last 1 month and extending the period to 3 months gives it a 3.16%, and is -3.83% down over the last 5 days. If we measure the stock’s price variations over the week and the month, we find that the volatility rates stand at 3.66% over the week and 2.70% over the month.
Howmet Aerospace Inc. (HWM) has around 21400 employees, a market worth around $17.18B and $5.66B in sales. Current P/E ratio is 36.51 and Fwd P/E is 20.02. Profit margin for the company is 8.20%. Distance from 52-week low is 35.56% and -8.83% from its 52-week high. The company has generated returns on investments over the last 12 months (9.30%).
Howmet Aerospace Inc. (HWM) Analyst Forecasts
Analyst recommendations provided by FactSet shows that the consensus forecast for Howmet Aerospace Inc. (HWM) is a “Overweight”. 16 analysts offering their recommendations for the stock have an average rating of 2.00, where 3 rate it as a Hold and 2 think it is a “Overweight”. 11 of the analysts rate the stock as a “Buy”. 0 analysts have rated the stock as a Sell or Underperform.
Howmet Aerospace Inc. is expected to release its quarterly report on 05/02/2023.The EPS is expected to grow by 88.50% this year
Howmet Aerospace Inc. (HWM) Top Institutional Holders
The shares outstanding are 413.00M, and float is at 410.92M with Short Float at 1.45%.
Howmet Aerospace Inc. (HWM) Insider Activity
A total of 10 insider transactions have happened at Howmet Aerospace Inc. (HWM) in the last six months, with sales accounting for 0 and purchases happening 10 times. The most recent transaction is an insider sale by Marchuk Neil Edward, the company’s EVP, HR. SEC filings show that Marchuk Neil Edward sold 57,000 shares of the company’s common stock on Mar 06 at a price of $43.61 per share for a total of $2.49 million. Following the sale, the insider now owns 0.29 million shares.
Howmet Aerospace Inc. disclosed in a document filed with the SEC on Feb 23 that Shultz Barbara Lou (Vice President and Controller) sold a total of 4,627 shares of the company’s common stock. The trade occurred on Feb 23 and was made at $42.16 per share for $0.2 million. Following the transaction, the insider now directly holds 20542.0 shares of the HWM stock.
Still, SEC filings show that on Jun 03, Giacobbe Ken (EVP and CFO) disposed off 63,304 shares at an average price of $36.31 for $2.3 million. The insider now directly holds 382,379 shares of Howmet Aerospace Inc. (HWM).
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