HXL Hexcel

Hexcel Corporation is a leading advanced composites company. It develops, manufactures, and markets lightweight, high-performance structural materials including carbon fibers, specialty reinforcements, prepregs, and other fiber-reinforced matrix materials, honeycomb, adhesives, engineered core and composite structures for use in commercial aerospace, space and defense, and industrial applications.

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Nick Stanage
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HXL stock data



19 Apr 21
14 Jun 21
31 Dec 21
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Financial data from Hexcel earnings reports.

Cash burn rate (estimated) Burn method: Change in cash Burn method: Operating income/loss Burn method: FCF (opex + capex)
Last Q Avg 4Q Last Q Avg 4Q Last Q Avg 4Q
Cash on hand (at last report) 82M 82M 82M 82M 82M 82M
Cash burn (monthly) 7.1M 20.61M 3.4M 5.15M 400K (positive/no burn)
Cash used (since last report) 17.51M 50.84M 8.39M 12.7M 986.72K n/a
Cash remaining 64.49M 31.16M 73.61M 69.3M 81.01M n/a
Runway (months of cash) 9.1 1.5 21.7 13.5 202.5 n/a

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Date Owner Security Transaction Code Indirect 10b5-1 $Price #Shares $Value #Remaining
1 Jun 21 Suever Catherine A Common Stock Option exercise Aquire M No No 0 3,262 0 6,897
1 Jun 21 Suever Catherine A RSU Common Stock Option exercise Dispose M No No 0 3,262 0 0
10 May 21 Campbell Jeffrey C RSU Common Stock Grant Aquire A No No 0 2,230 0 2,230
10 May 21 Cynthia M Egnotovich RSU Common Stock Grant Aquire A No No 0 2,230 0 2,230
10 May 21 Gendron Thomas A RSU Common Stock Grant Aquire A No No 0 2,230 0 2,230
10 May 21 Graves Jeffrey A RSU Common Stock Grant Aquire A No No 0 2,230 0 2,230

Data for the last complete 13F reporting period. To see the most recent changes to ownership, click the ownership history button above.

97.8% owned by funds/institutions
13F holders
Current Prev Q Change
Total holders 358 371 -3.5%
Opened positions 49 77 -36.4%
Closed positions 62 47 +31.9%
Increased positions 121 97 +24.7%
Reduced positions 126 138 -8.7%
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Current Prev Q Change
Total value 21.58B 15.73B +37.2%
Total shares 81.96M 82.31M -0.4%
Total puts 72.2K 77.2K -6.5%
Total calls 220.9K 129.6K +70.4%
Total put/call ratio 0.3 0.6 -45.1%
Largest owners
Shares Value Change
BLK Blackrock 7.98M $446.96M +4.6%
Vanguard 7.46M $417.97M +2.4%
Atlanta Capital Management Co L L C 4.91M $275.1M -1.0%
Alliancebernstein 4.38M $245.42M +77.7%
Earnest Partners 3.96M $221.81M +6.6%
BAC Bank Of America 3.6M $201.53M +69.0%
Boston Partners 3.07M $171.84M +10.7%
STT State Street 2.83M $158.54M -2.6%
Nordea Investment Management Ab 2.61M $147.35M +23.7%
Eaton Vance Management 2.3M $128.53M +8.1%
Largest transactions
Shares Bought/sold Change
Norges Bank 0 -3.49M EXIT
Alliancebernstein 4.38M +1.92M +77.7%
BAC Bank Of America 3.6M +1.47M +69.0%
Westfield Capital Management 2.07M +1.37M +196.2%
Eagle Capital Management 0 -838.47K EXIT
TimesSquare Capital Management 694.78K +694.78K NEW
Artemis Investment Management 0 -668.04K EXIT
Lord, Abbett & Co. 534.09K -635.92K -54.4%
Nuveen Asset Management 618.71K -585.15K -48.6%
Port Capital 17.7K -538.55K -96.8%

Financial report summary

  • The markets in which we operate can be cyclical, and downturns in them may adversely affect the results of our operations.
  • A significant decline in business with Airbus, Boeing, or other significant customers could materially impact our business, operating results, prospects, and financial condition.
  • Reductions in space and defense spending could result in a decline in our sales.
  • Our operations would be adversely affected by a shortage of trained personnel or work stoppages.
  • A decrease in supply, interruptions at key facilities or an increase in cost of raw materials could result in a material decline in our profitability.
  • We have substantial international operations subject to uncertainties which could affect our operating results.
  • We could be adversely affected by environmental and safety requirements.
Management Discussion
  • ITEM 2. Management’s Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations
  • We develop, manufacture, and market lightweight, high-performance structural materials, including carbon fibers, specialty reinforcements, prepregs and other fiber-reinforced matrix materials, honeycomb, adhesives, radio frequency / electromagnetic interference (“RF/EMI”) and microwave absorbing materials, engineered honeycomb and composite structures, for use in Commercial Aerospace, Space & Defense, and Industrial markets. Our products are used in a wide variety of end applications, such as commercial and military aircraft, space launch vehicles and satellites, wind turbine blades, automotive, recreational products, and other industrial applications.  
  • We serve international markets through manufacturing facilities, sales offices and representatives located in the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe, India, and Africa.  We also have a presence in Malaysia where we are a partner in a joint venture which manufactures composite structures for Commercial Aerospace applications.
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