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Raytheon Technologies Corporation is an aerospace & defense business based in the US. Raytheon Technologies shares (RTX.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Raytheon Technologies employs 243,200 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $83.6 billion.

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Raytheon Technologies share price

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Raytheon Technologies shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-01-23.
Latest market close$N/A
52-week range$42.4377 - $96.9526
50-day moving average $70.6494
200-day moving average $63.9578
Wall St. target price$84.19
PE ratio 119.9355
Dividend yield $1.9 (2.81%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $6.4107
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0.05-0.25%
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Is it a good time to buy Raytheon Technologies stock?

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Is Raytheon Technologies under- or over-valued?

Valuing Raytheon Technologies stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Raytheon Technologies's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Raytheon Technologies's P/E ratio

Raytheon Technologies's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 120x. In other words, Raytheon Technologies shares trade at around 120x 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.

Raytheon Technologies's PEG ratio

Raytheon Technologies's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 2.0551. 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 Raytheon Technologies's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Raytheon Technologies's EBITDA

Raytheon Technologies's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is a whopping $12.2 billion.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Raytheon Technologies's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Raytheon Technologies financials

Revenue TTM $83.6 billion
Operating margin TTM 8.94%
Gross profit TTM $20.2 billion
Return on assets TTM 3.1%
Return on equity TTM -0.35%
Profit margin -3.01%
Market capitalisation $102.6 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

How to short and sell Raytheon Technologies shares

  1. Create a CFD or spread betting account.
  2. Search for the stock code. E.g. "RTX.US"
  3. Choose your position size.
  4. Select "sell" rather than "buy".
  5. Confirm your position and keep tabs on it. You may wish to set limits on your position.

There are currently 13.8 million Raytheon Technologies shares held short by investors – that's known as Raytheon Technologies's "short interest". This figure is 16.1% down from 16.5 million last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Raytheon Technologies shares can be evaluated.

Raytheon Technologies's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Raytheon Technologies's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Raytheon Technologies shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Raytheon Technologies shares traded daily (recently around 6.5 million). Raytheon Technologies's SIR currently stands at 2.12. In other words for every 100,000 Raytheon Technologies shares traded daily on the market, roughly 2120 shares are currently held short.

However Raytheon Technologies's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Raytheon Technologies shares, or, against the total number of tradable Raytheon Technologies shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Raytheon Technologies's short interest could be expressed as 0.01% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Raytheon Technologies shares in existence, roughly 10 shares are currently held short) or 0.0097% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Raytheon Technologies shares, roughly 10 shares are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Raytheon Technologies.

Find out more about how you can short Raytheon Technologies stock.

Raytheon Technologies's environmental, social and governance track record

Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like Raytheon Technologies.

When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.

Raytheon Technologies's total ESG risk score

Total ESG risk: 30.67

Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and Raytheon Technologies's overall score of 30.67 (as at 01/01/2019) is nothing to write home about – landing it in it in the 56th percentile of companies rated in the same sector.

ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like Raytheon Technologies is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).

Raytheon Technologies's environmental score

Environmental score: 8.49/100

Raytheon Technologies's environmental score of 8.49 puts it squarely in the 5th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Raytheon Technologies is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Raytheon Technologies's social score

Social score: 13.59/100

Raytheon Technologies's social score of 13.59 puts it squarely in the 5th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Raytheon Technologies is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.

Raytheon Technologies's governance score

Governance score: 12.6/100

Raytheon Technologies's governance score puts it squarely in the 5th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that Raytheon Technologies is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Raytheon Technologies's controversy score

Controversy score: 2/5

ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. A high-profile company, Raytheon Technologies scored a 2 out of 5 for controversy – the second-highest score possible, reflecting that Raytheon Technologies has, for the most part, managed to keep its nose clean.

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) summary

Raytheon Technologies Corporation was last rated for ESG on: 2019-01-01.

Total ESG score 30.67
Total ESG percentile 56.36
Environmental score 8.49
Environmental score percentile 5
Social score 13.59
Social score percentile 5
Governance score 12.6
Governance score percentile 5
Level of controversy 2

Raytheon Technologies share dividends

40%

Dividend payout ratio: 40.21% of net profits

Recently Raytheon Technologies has paid out, on average, around 40.21% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 2.81% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Raytheon Technologies shareholders could enjoy a 2.81% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Raytheon Technologies's case, that would currently equate to about $1.9 per share.

While Raytheon Technologies's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that Raytheon Technologies may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.

Raytheon Technologies's most recent dividend payout was on 17 December 2020. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 12 November 2020 (the "ex-dividend date").

Have Raytheon Technologies's shares ever split?

Raytheon Technologies's shares were split on a 15890:1000 basis on 3 April 2020. So if you had owned 1000 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 15890 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Raytheon Technologies shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 93.7% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Raytheon Technologies shares which in turn could have impacted Raytheon Technologies's share price.

Raytheon Technologies share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Raytheon Technologies's shares have ranged in value from as little as $42.4377 up to $96.9526. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

RTX.US volatility(beta: 1.01)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Raytheon Technologies's is 1.0063. This would suggest that Raytheon Technologies's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

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Raytheon Technologies overview

Raytheon Technologies Corporation, an aerospace and defense company, provides advanced systems and services for commercial, military, and government customers worldwide. It operates in four businesses: Collins Aerospace Systems, Pratt & Whitney, Raytheon Intelligence & Space, and Raytheon Missiles & Defense. The Collins Aerospace Systems business offers aerostructures, avionics, interiors, mechanical systems, mission systems, and power and control systems that serve customers in the commercial, regional, business aviation, and military sectors. The Pratt & Whitney business designs, manufactures, and services aircraft engines and auxiliary power systems for commercial, military, and business aircraft. The Raytheon Intelligence & Space business engages in developing various sensors, training, and cyber and software solutions. The Raytheon Missiles & Defense business produces a portfolio of advanced technologies, including air and missile defense systems, precision weapons, radars, and command and control systems that delivers end-to-end solutions to detect, track, and engage threats. The company is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts.

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