Hexcel Corporation (HXL)
Last closing price (Jan 30 4:00 EDT):
44.23 (-0.38%) ?
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 operates in two segments, Composite Materials and Engineered Products. The Composite Materials segment manufactures and markets carbon fibers, fabrics and specialty reinforcements, prepregs, other fiber-reinforced matrix materials, resins, structural adhesives, and honeycomb. These products are used in various applications, including commercial and military aircraft, space launch vehicles and satellites, wind turbine blades, automotive, bikes, skis and recreational products, and other industrial applications. The Engineered Products segment manufactures and markets composite structures and precision machined honeycomb parts for use in the aerospace industry. The company sells its products directly through its sales personnel, as well as through independent distributors and manufacturer representatives in the United States, Europe, and internationally. Hexcel Corporation was founded in 1946 and is based in Stamford, Connecticut.
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|R Rama Bondada||RBC Capital Markets||Buy||Jan 13, '15||42.00||51.00||Jan 13, '16||5.31%|
|Chris Kapsch||Topeka Capital Markets||Buy||Dec 24, '14||41.81||50.00||Dec 24, '15||5.79%|
|Michael Derchin||CRT Capital Group||Buy||Apr 23, '14||42.97||50.00||Apr 23, '15||2.93%|
|Amit Mehrotra||Deutsche Bank Securities||Buy||Jan 27, '14||42.68||52.00||Jan 27, '15||3.35%|
|Stephen Levenson||Stifel Nicolaus & Company, Inc.||Buy||Jan 21, '14||45.50||55.00||Jan 21, '15||-7.56%|
|R Rama Bondada||RBC Capital Markets||Buy||Oct 23, '13||42.04||47.00||Oct 23, '14||-7.83%|
|Michael Derchin||CRT Capital Group||Buy||Oct 22, '13||40.94||47.00||Oct 22, '14||-4.71%|
|Stephen Levenson||Stifel Nicolaus & Company, Inc.||Buy||Oct 21, '13||41.12||50.00||Oct 21, '14||-7.17%|
|Avinash Kant||D. A. Davidson & Co.||Buy||Oct 11, '13||39.83||46.00||Oct 11, '14||15.49%|
|Michael Derchin||CRT Capital Group||Buy||Aug 12, '13||36.81||42.00||Aug 12, '14||14.10%|
|R Rama Bondada||RBC Capital Markets||Buy||Jul 24, '13||35.69||43.00||Jul 24, '14||20.48%|
|Chris Kapsch||Topeka Capital Markets||Buy||Jun 19, '13||34.55||Jun 19, '14||18.09%|
|Avinash Kant||D. A. Davidson & Co.||Buy||Jun 10, '13||35.16||Jun 10, '14||23.89%|
|Stephen Levenson||Stifel Nicolaus & Company, Inc.||Buy||May 20, '13||33.89||40.00||May 20, '14||19.06%|
|R Rama Bondada||RBC Capital Markets||Buy||Apr 21, '13||28.60||33.00||Apr 21, '14||53.74%|
|Ken Herbert||Imperial Capital, LLC||Buy||Apr 10, '13||29.95||34.00||Apr 10, '14||37.93%|
|Ken Herbert||Imperial Capital, LLC||Buy||Jan 24, '13||27.91||32.00||Jan 24, '14||64.96%|
|Michael Lew||Needham & Company||Buy||Nov 22, '12||25.27||32.00||Nov 22, '13||72.02%|
|Michael Lew||Needham & Company||Buy||Oct 22, '12||26.00||33.00||Oct 22, '13||58.15%|
|Ken Herbert||Imperial Capital, LLC||Buy||Oct 22, '12||26.00||30.00||Oct 22, '13||58.15%|