Boeing Company (The) (NYSE:BA) SVP Thomas J. Downey sold 134 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Monday, August 7th. The shares were sold at an average price of $241.20, for a total value of $32,320.80. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink.
Shares of Boeing Company (BA) traded down 1.58% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, reaching $234.31. The company had a trading volume of 5,680,369 shares. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $207.88 and a 200-day moving average of $185.18. Boeing Company has a 12-month low of $126.31 and a 12-month high of $246.49. The company has a market capitalization of $138.50 billion, a P/E ratio of 20.53 and a beta of 1.16.
Boeing Company (The) (NYSE:BA) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, July 26th. The aircraft producer reported $2.55 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $2.32 by $0.23. The company had revenue of $22.74 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $22.97 billion. Boeing Company (The) had a net margin of 7.84% and a return on equity of 2,185.10%. Boeing Company (The)’s revenue for the quarter was down 8.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted ($0.44) earnings per share. On average, equities analysts anticipate that Boeing Company will post $9.95 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 1st. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 11th will be issued a dividend of $1.42 per share. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 9th. This represents a $5.68 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.42%. Boeing Company (The)’s dividend payout ratio is currently 49.74%.
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A number of hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the company. Macquarie Group Ltd. raised its stake in shares of Boeing Company (The) by 20.1% in the fourth quarter. Macquarie Group Ltd. now owns 110,050 shares of the aircraft producer’s stock valued at $17,132,000 after buying an additional 18,380 shares during the period. Beacon Financial Group raised its stake in shares of Boeing Company (The) by 6.2% in the first quarter. Beacon Financial Group now owns 4,712 shares of the aircraft producer’s stock valued at $838,000 after buying an additional 274 shares during the period. Bath Savings Trust Co bought a new stake in shares of Boeing Company (The) during the first quarter valued at approximately $207,000. First Financial Bank N.A. Trust Division raised its stake in shares of Boeing Company (The) by 1.7% in the first quarter. First Financial Bank N.A. Trust Division now owns 10,747 shares of the aircraft producer’s stock valued at $1,901,000 after buying an additional 175 shares during the period. Finally, Private Asset Management Inc. bought a new stake in shares of Boeing Company (The) during the first quarter valued at approximately $452,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 74.47% of the company’s stock.
Several equities research analysts recently weighed in on the company. Canaccord Genuity raised their price objective on Boeing Company (The) from $162.00 to $170.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, April 18th. Royal Bank Of Canada raised their price objective on Boeing Company (The) from $138.00 to $146.00 and gave the company an “underperform” rating in a report on Thursday, April 27th. Argus reissued a “buy” rating and set a $270.00 price objective on shares of Boeing Company (The) in a report on Tuesday, August 1st. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Boeing Company (The) from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, August 4th. Finally, Vertical Research reissued a “hold” rating and set a $242.00 price objective (up previously from $187.00) on shares of Boeing Company (The) in a report on Thursday, July 27th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have assigned a hold rating and fourteen have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $228.31.
About Boeing Company (The)
The Boeing Company is an aerospace company. The Company’s segments include Commercial Airplanes; Defense, Space & Security (BDS), such as Boeing Military Aircraft (BMA), Network & Space Systems (N&SS) and Global Services & Support (GS&S), and Boeing Capital (BCC). The Commercial Airplanes segment develops, produces and markets commercial jet aircraft and provides related support services, to the commercial airline industry.
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