TransDigm Group Incorporated (NYSE:TDG) Chairman W Nicholas Howley sold 17,083 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, July 9th. The stock was sold at an average price of $480.46, for a total value of $8,207,698.18. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink.

W Nicholas Howley also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Monday, June 10th, W Nicholas Howley sold 17,083 shares of TransDigm Group stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $475.09, for a total value of $8,115,962.47.
  • On Thursday, May 9th, W Nicholas Howley sold 17,083 shares of TransDigm Group stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $466.89, for a total value of $7,975,881.87.

TDG stock opened at $492.23 on Friday. The firm has a market cap of $26.15 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 28.97, a P/E/G ratio of 2.62 and a beta of 1.06. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $472.80. TransDigm Group Incorporated has a 1 year low of $307.36 and a 1 year high of $501.17.

TransDigm Group (NYSE:TDG) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May 7th. The aerospace company reported $4.21 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $3.73 by $0.48. The company had revenue of $1.20 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.11 billion. TransDigm Group had a negative return on equity of 50.29% and a net margin of 19.44%. TransDigm Group’s revenue for the quarter was up 28.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $3.79 EPS. Research analysts anticipate that TransDigm Group Incorporated will post 16.03 EPS for the current year.

A number of hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. raised its position in TransDigm Group by 9.3% in the 1st quarter. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. now owns 283 shares of the aerospace company’s stock valued at $129,000 after purchasing an additional 24 shares in the last quarter. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. raised its position in shares of TransDigm Group by 2.5% during the 1st quarter. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. now owns 1,125 shares of the aerospace company’s stock worth $511,000 after acquiring an additional 27 shares in the last quarter. CMC Financial Group raised its position in shares of TransDigm Group by 0.7% during the 1st quarter. CMC Financial Group now owns 4,013 shares of the aerospace company’s stock worth $1,822,000 after acquiring an additional 29 shares in the last quarter. Stephens Inc. AR raised its position in shares of TransDigm Group by 0.3% during the 1st quarter. Stephens Inc. AR now owns 10,548 shares of the aerospace company’s stock worth $4,789,000 after acquiring an additional 32 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Carroll Financial Associates Inc. raised its position in shares of TransDigm Group by 56.9% during the 1st quarter. Carroll Financial Associates Inc. now owns 113 shares of the aerospace company’s stock worth $51,000 after acquiring an additional 41 shares in the last quarter. 99.08% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

A number of equities analysts recently commented on TDG shares. Goldman Sachs Group set a €137.00 ($159.30) target price on Safran and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, March 18th. Longbow Research restated a “hold” rating on shares of GoPro in a report on Tuesday, April 9th. Morgan Stanley set a $17.00 target price on BOX and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, June 4th. UBS Group raised their target price on Willis Towers Watson from $202.00 to $220.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a €20.00 ($23.26) target price on STMicroelectronics and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, May 14th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $491.27.

TransDigm Group Company Profile

TransDigm Group Incorporated designs, produces, and supplies aircraft components in the United States and internationally. The company operates in three segments: Power & Control, Airframe, and Non-aviation. The Power & Control segment offers mechanical/electro-mechanical actuators and controls, ignition systems and engine technology, specialized pumps and valves, power conditioning devices, specialized AC/DC electric motors and generators, databus and power controls, hoists, winches and lifting devices, and cargo loading and handling systems.

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