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How to buy Howmet Aerospace Inc (HWM) stocks in Canada
Learn how to easily invest in Howmet Aerospace Inc stocks.
Howmet Aerospace Inc is an aerospace & defense business based in the US. Howmet Aerospace Inc stocks (HWM.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $32.94 – an increase of 5.58% over the previous week. Howmet Aerospace Inc employs 21,400 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $5.9 billion.
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- Can I buy shares in Howmet Aerospace Inc?
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- Howmet Aerospace Inc shares summary
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- Is Howmet Aerospace Inc stock a buy or sell?
- Howmet Aerospace Inc performance over time
- Are Howmet Aerospace Inc shares over-valued?
- Howmet Aerospace Inc's financials
- How volatile are Howmet Aerospace Inc shares?
- Does Howmet Aerospace Inc pay a dividend?
- Have Howmet Aerospace Inc shares ever split?
- Other common questions
Howmet Aerospace Inc stock price (NYSE:HWM)Use our graph to track the performance of HWM stocks over time.
Howmet Aerospace Inc shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$46.17|
|52-week range||$29.73 - $46.37|
|50-day moving average||$43.56|
|200-day moving average||$39.25|
|Wall St. target price||$50.21|
|Dividend yield||$0.12 (0.35%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$1.15|
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Howmet Aerospace Inc price performance over time
Historical closes compared with the close of $46.17 from 2023-06-07
|1 week (2023-06-01)||5.58%|
|1 month (2023-05-09)||3.15%|
|3 months (2023-03-09)||9.77%|
|6 months (2022-12-09)||21.50%|
|1 year (2022-06-09)||31.28%|
|2 years (2021-06-09)||31.80%|
|3 years (2020-06-09)||184.65%|
|5 years (2018-06-08)||235.76%|
Is Howmet Aerospace Inc stock undervalued or overvalued?
Valuing Howmet Aerospace Inc stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Howmet Aerospace Inc's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Howmet Aerospace Inc's P/E ratio
Howmet Aerospace Inc's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 34x. In other words, Howmet Aerospace Inc shares trade at around 34x recent earnings.
That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.
Howmet Aerospace Inc's PEG ratio
Howmet Aerospace Inc's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.8035. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Howmet Aerospace Inc's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
Howmet Aerospace Inc's EBITDA
Howmet Aerospace Inc's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $1.3 billion.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Howmet Aerospace Inc's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Howmet Aerospace Inc financials
|Revenue TTM||$5.9 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||17.59%|
|Gross profit TTM||$1.6 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||6.43%|
|Return on equity TTM||1361.85%|
|Market capitalisation||$18.7 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Howmet Aerospace Inc share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 9.27% of net profits
Recently Howmet Aerospace Inc has paid out, on average, around 9.27% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 0.35% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Howmet Aerospace Inc shareholders could enjoy a 0.35% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Howmet Aerospace Inc's case, that would currently equate to about $0.12 per share.
While Howmet Aerospace Inc's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that Howmet Aerospace Inc is investing more in its future growth.
Howmet Aerospace Inc's most recent dividend payout was on 25 May 2023. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 4 May 2023 (the "ex-dividend date").
Have Howmet Aerospace Inc's shares ever split?
Howmet Aerospace Inc's shares were split on a 1334:1000 basis on 1 November 2016. So if you had owned 1000 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1334 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Howmet Aerospace Inc shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 25% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Howmet Aerospace Inc shares which in turn could have impacted Howmet Aerospace Inc's share price.
Howmet Aerospace Inc share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Howmet Aerospace Inc's shares have ranged in value from as little as $29.7344 up to $46.37. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Howmet Aerospace Inc's is 1.2734. This would suggest that Howmet Aerospace Inc's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
Howmet Aerospace Inc overview
Howmet Aerospace Inc. provides advanced engineered solutions for the aerospace and transportation industries in the United States, Japan, France, Germany, the United Kingdom, Mexico, Italy, Canada, Poland, China, and internationally. It operates through four segments: Engine Products, Fastening Systems, Engineered Structures, and Forged Wheels. The Engine Products segment offers airfoils and seamless rolled rings primarily for aircraft engines and industrial gas turbines; and rotating and structural parts. The Fastening Systems segment produces aerospace fastening systems, as well as commercial transportation, industrial, and other fasteners; and latches, bearings, fluid fittings, and installation tools. The Engineered Structures segment provides titanium ingots and mill products, aluminum and nickel forgings, and machined components and assemblies for aerospace and defense applications; and titanium forgings, extrusions, and forming and machining services for airframe, wing, aero-engine, and landing gear components. The Forged Wheels segment offers forged aluminum wheels and related products for heavy-duty trucks and commercial transportation markets.
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