• Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $76.86
  • Forecasted Upside: 15.19%
  • Number of Analysts: 14
  • Breakdown:
  • 2 Sell Ratings
  • 6 Hold Ratings
  • 6 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for HXL

Analyst Price Target is $76.86
▲ +15.19% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 14 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Hexcel in the last 3 months. The average price target is $76.86, with a high forecast of $95.00 and a low forecast of $65.00. The average price target represents a 15.19% upside from the last price of $66.72.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 14 polled investment analysts is to hold stock in Hexcel. This Hold consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/2/2024Stifel NicolausLower TargetBuy ➝ Buy$86.00 ➝ $84.00Low
7/1/2024UBS GroupLower TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$73.00 ➝ $71.00Low
6/28/2024Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetHold ➝ Hold$70.00 ➝ $68.00Low
6/14/2024Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$76.00 ➝ $76.00Low
5/8/2024Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$81.00 ➝ $95.00Low
4/30/2024Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetHold ➝ Hold$71.00 ➝ $70.00Low
4/24/2024UBS GroupLower TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$77.00 ➝ $73.00Low
4/19/2024Truist FinancialLower TargetBuy ➝ Buy$96.00 ➝ $90.00Low
4/17/2024Stifel NicolausLower TargetBuy ➝ Buy$90.00 ➝ $86.00N/A
4/16/2024The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$69.00 ➝ $78.00Low
4/10/2024Northcoast ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralLow
4/10/2024Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Underperform$75.00 ➝ $65.00Low
2/22/2024BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$69.00 ➝ $73.00Low
2/22/2024Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ Underweight$70.00 ➝ $66.00Low
2/21/2024Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$78.00 ➝ $81.00Low
2/21/2024Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$80.00Low
2/16/2024Stifel NicolausBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$81.00 ➝ $89.00Low
1/30/2024UBS GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$87.00 ➝ $72.00Low
1/30/2024BarclaysLower TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$80.00 ➝ $75.00Low
1/29/2024Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$73.00 ➝ $70.00Low
1/29/2024BMO Capital MarketsLower TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$78.00 ➝ $69.00Low
1/29/2024Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$81.00 ➝ $78.00Low
1/26/2024Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$80.00Low
1/10/2024Truist FinancialUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$62.00 ➝ $96.00Low
1/10/2024The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$57.00 ➝ $70.00Low
12/1/2023Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageBuy$83.00Low
11/28/2023Northcoast ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$80.00Low
10/26/2023BMO Capital MarketsLower TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$73.00 ➝ $71.00Low
10/25/2023Royal Bank of CanadaLower TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$85.00 ➝ $80.00Low
10/25/2023Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$71.00 ➝ $67.00Low
10/25/2023Vertical ResearchUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$72.00Low
10/10/2023UBS GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$81.00Low
9/27/2023Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageHold$70.00Low
8/17/2023Wolfe ResearchUpgradePeer Perform ➝ Outperform$83.00Low
8/15/2023Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Outperform$75.00 ➝ $85.00Low
8/7/2023BMO Capital MarketsLower TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$74.00 ➝ $73.00Low
7/26/2023Truist FinancialLower Target$73.00 ➝ $71.00Low
7/26/2023Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Target$71.00 ➝ $77.00Low
7/21/2023Truist FinancialBoost TargetHold$68.00 ➝ $73.00Low
5/2/2023BarclaysBoost Target$64.00 ➝ $80.00Low
4/26/2023Truist FinancialBoost Target$59.00 ➝ $68.00Low
4/26/2023Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Target$65.00 ➝ $70.00Low
3/22/2023Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetEqual Weight$76.00 ➝ $71.00Low
2/28/2023Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetEqual Weight$70.00 ➝ $76.00Low
2/9/2023BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetMarket Perform$65.00 ➝ $73.00Low
2/3/2023Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$75.00 ➝ $70.00Low
1/30/2023Jefferies Financial GroupBoost TargetHold$60.00 ➝ $70.00Low
1/30/2023Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetEqual Weight$60.00 ➝ $70.00Low
1/27/2023Truist FinancialBoost TargetHold$53.00 ➝ $59.00Low
1/9/2023Truist FinancialBoost Target$52.00 ➝ $53.00Low
11/1/2022BMO Capital MarketsLower TargetMarket Perform$66.00 ➝ $61.00Low
10/26/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetEqual Weight$58.00 ➝ $60.00Low
10/26/2022Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetSector Perform$57.00 ➝ $58.00Low
10/18/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetEqual Weight$63.00 ➝ $58.00Low
10/12/2022Truist FinancialDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$71.00 ➝ $52.00Low
10/10/2022Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoveragePeer PerformLow
9/8/2022Morgan StanleyUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Equal Weight$59.00 ➝ $68.00Low
8/2/2022BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetMarket Perform$57.00 ➝ $66.00Low
7/29/2022Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweight$57.00 ➝ $59.00Low
7/27/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetOutperform$63.00Low
7/27/2022Vertical ResearchBoost TargetOutperform$60.00Low
5/4/2022Bank of AmericaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Buy$45.00 ➝ $65.00High
4/27/2022Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Target$55.00 ➝ $60.00Low
2/17/2022Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageUnderperform$45.00 ➝ $50.00High
1/28/2022UBS GroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$52.00Medium
1/28/2022Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweight$55.00 ➝ $57.00Medium
1/7/2022Truist FinancialUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$54.00 ➝ $68.00High
12/3/2021Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageUnderweight$55.00High
10/21/2021Royal Bank of CanadaInitiated CoverageSector Perform$65.00Medium
10/20/2021Truist FinancialBoost TargetHold ➝ Hold$50.00 ➝ $54.00High
10/20/2021BMO Capital MarketsLower TargetMarket Perform$57.00 ➝ $56.00Low
10/20/2021Loop CapitalBoost TargetSell$32.00 ➝ $40.00Low
9/24/2021Seaport Res PtnDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralMedium
7/28/2021Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetNeutral$64.00 ➝ $62.00High
7/21/2021Seaport Res PtnReiterated RatingBuyMedium
6/30/2021Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Neutral$47.00 ➝ $64.00Medium
4/21/2021Truist FinancialBoost Target$35.00 ➝ $50.00High
4/21/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetMarket Perform$41.00 ➝ $57.00High
4/15/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetEqual Weight$49.00 ➝ $60.00Low
4/14/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetUnderperform$40.00 ➝ $44.00Low
4/1/2021The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Sell$43.00Low
3/26/2021The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Sell$43.00High
3/16/2021BarclaysUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Equal Weight$57.00 ➝ $64.00Low
1/28/2021Loop CapitalBoost TargetSell$19.00 ➝ $33.00Low
1/21/2021Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Underperform$34.00 ➝ $40.00High
12/4/2020BarclaysDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ Underweight$57.00Low
11/13/2020KeyCorpBoost TargetOverweight$43.00 ➝ $49.00High
10/22/2020KeyCorpLower TargetOverweight$55.00 ➝ $43.00High
10/21/2020Royal Bank of CanadaLower Target$42.00 ➝ $37.00High
10/21/2020Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetNeutral$40.00 ➝ $34.00High
10/21/2020BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$40.00 ➝ $35.00High
10/13/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetEqual Weight$47.00 ➝ $42.00High
10/9/2020CSFBDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$47.00 ➝ $40.00Medium
10/9/2020Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$47.00 ➝ $40.00Medium
9/25/2020Truist FinancialInitiated CoverageHold$31.00High
9/24/2020Wolfe ResearchDowngradePeer Perform ➝ Underperform$27.00High
9/17/2020UBS GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Sell$31.00 ➝ $32.00High
9/10/2020BarclaysBoost TargetEqual Weight$38.00 ➝ $40.00Medium
8/4/2020Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform ➝ Sector Perform$52.00 ➝ $42.00Low
7/30/2020Loop CapitalDowngradeHold ➝ Sell$33.00 ➝ $22.00Low
7/29/2020KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$55.00Medium
7/29/2020Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetOutperform$52.00 ➝ $47.00High
7/28/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingHoldHigh
7/15/2020KeyCorpInitiated CoverageOverweight$55.00High
6/30/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetEqual Weight$44.00 ➝ $50.00Medium
6/26/2020Royal Bank of CanadaInitiated CoverageOutperform$52.00High
6/11/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform$34.00 ➝ $52.00Low
6/5/2020BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$45.00 ➝ $55.00High
5/28/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetNeutral ➝ Market Perform$37.00 ➝ $45.00High
5/22/2020Alembic Global AdvisorsInitiated CoverageNeutral$29.00Medium
4/27/2020Loop CapitalLower TargetHold$50.00 ➝ $33.00Low
4/27/2020CowenReiterated RatingHold$35.00Low
4/23/2020BMO Capital MarketsLower TargetMarket Perform$45.00 ➝ $37.00Medium
4/22/2020Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetOutperform$45.00 ➝ $34.00High
4/22/2020BarclaysLower TargetEqual Weight$35.00 ➝ $27.00High
4/17/2020UBS GroupLower TargetNeutral$68.00 ➝ $32.00Low
4/15/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingNeutral$30.00High
4/13/2020Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingUnderperform$35.00Medium
4/13/2020CowenDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$40.00Medium
4/7/2020Jefferies Financial GroupLower Target$80.00 ➝ $35.00High
4/7/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetEqual Weight$85.00 ➝ $38.00High
4/6/2020Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetOutperform$90.00 ➝ $48.00Medium
3/12/2020BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$88.00 ➝ $45.00Medium
3/2/2020Vertical ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$71.00High
2/4/2020Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetOutperform$91.00 ➝ $90.00High
2/4/2020CowenReiterated RatingBuy$87.00High
1/22/2020Longbow ResearchReiterated RatingHoldLow
1/22/2020Loop CapitalLower TargetHold$69.00Low
1/15/2020UBS GroupBoost TargetNeutral$84.00 ➝ $87.00Medium
1/13/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetOutperform$84.00 ➝ $88.00High
1/13/2020Longbow ResearchUpgradeUnderperform ➝ NeutralHigh
1/13/2020Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$78.00 ➝ $91.00High
1/7/2020Longbow ResearchDowngradeNeutral ➝ Underperform$62.00Medium
12/23/2019BMO Capital MarketsLower TargetOutperform$88.00 ➝ $84.00Medium
10/23/2019Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetNeutral$79.00 ➝ $78.00Low
10/15/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$85.00Medium
10/1/2019Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ Underperform$95.00 ➝ $80.00High
9/27/2019CowenSet TargetBuy$87.00High
8/16/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Sell$73.00Medium
7/24/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetOutperform$84.00 ➝ $88.00Low
7/24/2019Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$95.00 ➝ $90.00Low
7/24/2019Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetNeutral$72.00 ➝ $79.00High
7/24/2019KeyCorpBoost TargetOverweight$86.00 ➝ $91.00Low
7/15/2019Credit Suisse GroupSet TargetHold$72.00Low
(Data available from 7/15/2019 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.98 (Buy)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

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Hexcel Corporation develops, manufactures, and markets carbon fibers, structural reinforcements, honeycomb structures, resins, and composite materials and parts for use in commercial aerospace, space and defense, and industrial applications. It operates through two segments, Composite Materials and Engineered Products. The Composite Materials segment manufactures and markets fabrics, multi-axials, specialty reinforcements, prepregs and other fiber-reinforced matrix materials, structural adhesives, molding compounds, tooling materials, polyurethane systems, and laminates that are used in military and commercial aircraft, wind turbine blades, recreational products, and other industrial applications, as well as in automotive, marine, and rail transportation. The Engineered Products segment manufactures and markets aircraft structures and finished aircraft components, including wing to body fairings, wing panels, flight deck panels, door liners, rotorcraft blades, spars, and tip caps; and aircraft structural sub-components and semi-finished components used in rotorcraft blades, engine nacelles, and aircraft surfaces, such as flaps, wings, elevators, and fairings; and RF interference control products for military and aerospace applications. This segment also provides interference control materials, structural composites, and services; dielectric absorber foams; magnetic absorbers; and thermoplastics for commercial and defense applications. The company sells its products directly through its managers, product managers, and sales personnel, as well as through independent distributors in the Americas, Europe, the Asia Pacific, India, and Africa. Hexcel Corporation was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut.
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Today's Range

Now: $66.72
Low: $66.09
High: $67.42

50 Day Range

MA: $67.16
Low: $62.25
High: $73.29

52 Week Range

Now: $66.72
Low: $58.81
High: $78.28


1,097,400 shs

Average Volume

926,614 shs

Market Capitalization

$5.55 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Hexcel?

The following equities research analysts have issued reports on Hexcel in the last year: Bank of America Co., Barclays PLC, BMO Capital Markets, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, Morgan Stanley, Northcoast Research, Royal Bank of Canada, Stifel Nicolaus, StockNews.com, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., Truist Financial Co., UBS Group AG, Vertical Research, Wells Fargo & Company, and Wolfe Research.
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What is the current price target for Hexcel?

14 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Hexcel in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $76.86, suggesting a possible upside of 15.2%. Wells Fargo & Company has the highest price target set, predicting HXL will reach $95.00 in the next twelve months. Bank of America Co. has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $65.00 for Hexcel in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Hexcel?

Hexcel currently has 2 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in HXL, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact Hexcel's investor relations team?

Hexcel's physical mailing address is TWO STAMFORD PLAZA 281 TRESSER BLVD. 16TH FLOOR, STAMFORD CT, 06901. The aerospace company's listed phone number is (203) 969-0666 and its investor relations email address is [email protected]. The official website for Hexcel is www.hexcel.com. Learn More about contacing Hexcel investor relations.