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$0.18 EPS Expected for AVX (AVX); Hexcel (HXL) Had 9 Bullish Analysts

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Among 17 analysts covering Hexcel (NYSE:HXL), 9 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 53% are positive. Hexcel had 48 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Credit Suisse maintained the stock with “Neutral” rating in Wednesday, April 25 report. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Monday, October 23 by Canaccord Genuity. The stock has “Hold” rating by Canaccord Genuity on Thursday, September 28. The company was maintained on Friday, October 20 by Bank of America. On Friday, September 1 the stock rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets with “Buy”. The stock of Hexcel Corporation (NYSE:HXL) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, August 28 by Jefferies. Jefferies maintained it with “Hold” rating and $50.0 target in Friday, September 29 report. The company was maintained on Monday, January 22 by Cowen & Co. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $7400 target in Tuesday, April 24 report. The stock of Hexcel Corporation (NYSE:HXL) earned “Hold” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Tuesday, March 27. See Hexcel Corporation (NYSE:HXL) latest ratings:

25/04/2018 Broker: Credit Suisse Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Neutral Old Target: $67 New Target: $70 Maintain
24/04/2018 Broker: KeyBanc Capital Markets Rating: Buy New Target: $74.0000 Maintain
24/04/2018 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Hold New Target: $69.0000 Maintain
24/04/2018 Broker: Loop Capital Old Rating: Hold New Rating: Buy Old Target: $64 Upgrade
29/03/2018 Broker: Barclays Capital Rating: Equal-Weight New Target: $69 Initiates Coverage On
27/03/2018 Broker: BMO Capital Markets Rating: Hold New Target: $74.0000 Initiate
26/01/2018 Broker: KeyBanc Capital Markets Rating: Buy New Target: $72.0 Maintain
25/01/2018 Broker: Stephens Rating: Buy New Target: $82.0 Maintain
24/01/2018 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Hold New Target: $65.0 Maintain
22/01/2018 Broker: Cowen & Co Rating: Buy New Target: $69.0 Maintain

Analysts expect AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX) to report $0.18 EPS on July, 25.They anticipate $0.01 EPS change or 5.26% from last quarter’s $0.19 EPS. AVX’s profit would be $30.33 million giving it 22.50 P/E if the $0.18 EPS is correct. After having $0.19 EPS previously, AVX Corporation’s analysts see -5.26% EPS growth. The stock increased 1.63% or $0.26 during the last trading session, reaching $16.2. About 526,912 shares traded or 163.79% up from the average. AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX) has declined 4.83% since June 23, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 17.40% the S&P500. Some Historical AVX News: 25/04/2018 – AVX 4Q ADJ EPS 19C; 25/04/2018 – AVX 4Q EPS 19C; 30/04/2018 – AVX COMPLETES BUY OF KUMATEC; 22/03/2018 – AVX Releases New T4Z Medical Series HRC4000 Tantalum Capacitors for Non-Critical Medical Devices; 03/04/2018 – Factors of Influence in 2018, Key Indicators and Opportunity within AVX, American Railcar Industries, Banner, Monro Muffler Bra; 04/04/2018 – AVX CORP – INCLUDED IN PURCHASE IS KUMATEC’S 50% INTEREST IN KUMATEC HYDROGEN GMBH CO. KG; 23/04/2018 – DJ AVX Corporation, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (AVX); 25/04/2018 – AVX Corp 4Q Net $31.8M; 14/05/2018 – AVX Celebrates the Continuing Success of the ChemCam on NASA’s Curiosity Rover, Which is Enabled in Part by 630 AVX; 25/04/2018 – AVX Corp 4Q EPS 19c

Since January 26, 2018, it had 2 insider purchases, and 2 insider sales for $106,058 activity. Sarvis John sold $94,260 worth of AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX) on Tuesday, May 15. Sturgeon Steve also bought $17,620 worth of AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX) on Friday, January 26. Hufnagel Michael E sold 2,194 shares worth $33,766. On Friday, January 26 Schmersal Jeff bought $4,348 worth of AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX) or 250 shares.

More important recent AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “AVX Joins the Electronics Representatives Association” on June 08, 2018, also Globenewswire.com published article titled: “AVX Launches New High-Temperature Wet Electrolytic Tantalum Capacitor Series”, Globenewswire.com published: “Research Report Identifies LB Foster, AVX, Professional Diversity Network, Park National, Towne Bank, and …” on May 25, 2018. More interesting news about AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX) was released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “3 Cheap Dividend Stocks To Buy Now” with publication date: June 04, 2018.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.2 in 2018 Q1. Its up 0.27, from 0.93 in 2017Q4. It is positive, as 10 investors sold AVX Corporation shares while 41 reduced holdings. 25 funds opened positions while 36 raised stakes. 40.96 million shares or 0.44% less from 41.14 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Blackrock invested in 3.39M shares. Goldman Sachs holds 0% in AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX) or 425,155 shares. Cwm Lc stated it has 0% in AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX). Cubist Systematic Strategies Lc reported 9,412 shares. Schwab Charles Inv Mngmt has invested 0.01% in AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX). United Service Automobile Association owns 13,406 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Vanguard Incorporated has 4.39 million shares for 0% of their portfolio. Strs Ohio accumulated 45,800 shares or 0% of the stock. Invesco Ltd owns 89,072 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Pub Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado owns 3,514 shares. Shufro Rose And Communication Limited Liability Corporation holds 0.03% or 18,325 shares in its portfolio. Moreover, Lsv Asset Mngmt has 0.01% invested in AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX). The New York-based Qs Limited Liability has invested 0% in AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX). Jpmorgan Chase & holds 0% or 27,810 shares. Semper Augustus Invs Gru Lc owns 1.18% invested in AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX) for 102,240 shares.

AVX Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, makes and supplies various passive electronic components, interconnect devices, and related products worldwide. The company has market cap of $2.73 billion. The firm operates through three divisions: Passive Components, Kyocera Electronic Devices , and Interconnect. It has a 558.62 P/E ratio. The Passive Components segment primarily offers surface mount and leaded ceramic capacitors, RF thick and thin film components, surface mount and leaded tantalum capacitors, surface mount and leaded film capacitors, ceramic and film power capacitors, super capacitors, EMI filters, thick and thin film packages of multiple passive integrated components, varistors, thermistors, inductors, and resistive products.

The stock decreased 0.03% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $66.99. About 859,622 shares traded or 92.77% up from the average. Hexcel Corporation (NYSE:HXL) has risen 39.29% since June 23, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 26.72% the S&P500. Some Historical HXL News: 30/03/2018 – HEXCEL CORP. FILES MIXED SECURITIES SHELF; 30/04/2018 – Frontier Capital Company Buys New 1% Position in Hexcel; 23/04/2018 – HEXCEL CORP HXL.N SEES FY 2018 SALES $2.1 BLN TO $2.2 BLN; 23/04/2018 – Hexcel 1Q Net $61.6M; 23/04/2018 – HEXCEL 1Q ADJ EPS 68C, EST. 65C; 23/04/2018 – HEXCEL CORP HXL.N SEES FY 2018 ADJUSTED SHR $2.96 TO $3.10; 07/05/2018 – REG-HEXCEL BOARD OF DIRECTORS AUTHORIZES $500 MILLION OF ADDITIONAL SHARE REPURCHASES; 19/04/2018 – Hexcel 2Q FFO 67c/Shr; 07/05/2018 – Hexcel Had $212 Million Remaining Under Authorized Share Repurchase Program as of March 31; 23/04/2018 – Hexcel Backs 2018 Accrual Basis Capital Expenditures of $170 Million to $190 Million

Since January 4, 2018, it had 1 insider purchase, and 4 insider sales for $5.08 million activity. 25,000 shares were sold by Stanage Nick L, worth $1.58 million. GRAVES JEFFREY A also bought $101,683 worth of Hexcel Corporation (NYSE:HXL) shares. $1.26 million worth of stock was sold by Hennemuth Robert George on Tuesday, May 29. 9,215 shares valued at $608,053 were sold by Merlot Thierry on Tuesday, May 1.

Hexcel Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, develops, makes, and markets structural materials for use in commercial aerospace, space and defense, and industrial markets. The company has market cap of $5.99 billion. The firm operates through two divisions, Composite Materials and Engineered Products. It has a 21.81 P/E ratio. The Composite Materials segment makes and markets carbon fibers, fabrics and specialty reinforcements, prepregs and other fiber-reinforced matrix materials, structural adhesives, honeycombs, molding compounds, tooling materials, polyurethane systems, and laminates used in various applications, including military and commercial aircraft, wind turbine blades, recreational products, transport, and other industrial applications.

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