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U.S. Aerospace & Defense Industry Analysis

UpdatedNov 30, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies77
  • 7D-0.1%
  • 3M9.1%
  • 1Y21.5%
  • YTD15.2%

In the last week, the Aerospace & Defense industry is flat overall, with TransDigm Group standing out by going down 3.1%. As for the the longer term, the industry is up 21% over the past 12 months. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to grow by 12% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the U.S. Aerospace & Defense Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Wed, 30 Nov 2022US$592.7bUS$284.2bUS$22.0b31.4x26.9x2.1x
Fri, 28 Oct 2022US$585.5bUS$282.7bUS$22.8b28.5x25.7x2.1x
Sun, 25 Sep 2022US$524.1bUS$280.6bUS$21.7b24.4x24.2x1.9x
Tue, 23 Aug 2022US$561.5bUS$280.5bUS$21.6b24.4x25.9x2x
Thu, 21 Jul 2022US$545.1bUS$284.0bUS$21.0b21.1x25.9x1.9x
Sat, 18 Jun 2022US$524.1bUS$284.8bUS$22.4b17.7x23.4x1.8x
Mon, 16 May 2022US$552.8bUS$284.7bUS$22.5b20.7x24.5x1.9x
Wed, 13 Apr 2022US$603.8bUS$285.3bUS$22.5b22.6x26.9x2.1x
Fri, 11 Mar 2022US$588.4bUS$287.7bUS$22.8b20.6x25.8x2x
Sun, 06 Feb 2022US$530.8bUS$287.5bUS$22.5b19.8x23.6x1.8x
Tue, 04 Jan 2022US$521.4bUS$286.0bUS$18.8b19.1x27.7x1.8x
Thu, 02 Dec 2021US$490.7bUS$286.3bUS$18.8b19.1x26.1x1.7x
Sat, 30 Oct 2021US$517.1bUS$285.3bUS$19.0b22.9x27.3x1.8x
Mon, 27 Sep 2021US$517.0bUS$284.5bUS$20.0b19.6x25.9x1.8x
Wed, 25 Aug 2021US$514.6bUS$284.4bUS$20.1b20.4x25.6x1.8x
Thu, 01 Jul 2021US$523.5bUS$282.8bUS$19.6b22.6x26.7x1.9x
Sun, 04 Apr 2021US$488.5bUS$276.1bUS$13.8b31.3x35.5x1.8x
Wed, 06 Jan 2021US$451.5bUS$280.9bUS$12.5b29.4x36.1x1.6x
Sat, 10 Oct 2020US$405.1bUS$276.9bUS$13.0b22.1x31.1x1.5x
Fri, 03 Jul 2020US$408.5bUS$272.7bUS$14.4b19.5x28.3x1.5x
Mon, 06 Apr 2020US$376.2bUS$267.6bUS$20.3b15.3x18.5x1.4x
Thu, 09 Jan 2020US$496.1bUS$253.8bUS$20.5b20.2x24.2x2x
Price to Earnings Ratio

24.3x


Total Market Cap: US$497.0bTotal Earnings: US$20.5bTotal Revenue: US$254.6bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.S. Aerospace & Defense Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 27.9x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are relatively neutral on the American Aerospace & Defense industry at the moment, indicating that they anticipate long term growth rates to remain steady.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 27.9x.
  • The 3-year average PS ratio of 1.8x is lower than the industry's current PS ratio of 2.1x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Aerospace & Defense industry have grown 2.4% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 3.7% per year.
  • This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the U.S. Industrials industry?

US Market-0.94%
Industrials-0.66%
Aerospace & Defense-0.12%
Aerospace and Defense-0.12%
Industry PEThere are no additional sub-industries under this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere are no additional sub-industries under this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

Which companies have driven the market over the last 7 days?

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
BA BoeingUS$175.321.6%
+US$1.7b
-11.4%PS1.7x
LMT Lockheed MartinUS$484.101.0%
+US$1.2b
45.2%PE21.6x
RTX Raytheon TechnologiesUS$97.430.6%
+US$853.6m
20.4%PE32x
NOC Northrop GrummanUS$528.350.7%
+US$569.5m
51.5%PE14.7x
BWXT BWX TechnologiesUS$60.051.8%
+US$95.8m
25.9%PE17.6x
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MAXR

US$23.00

Maxar Technologies

7D

-11.6%

1Y

-16.5%

RKLB

US$3.96

Rocket Lab USA

7D

-9.2%

1Y

-75.0%

EH

US$4.50

EHang Holdings

7D

3.4%

1Y

-78.7%

TDG

US$609.88

TransDigm Group

7D

-3.1%

1Y

5.5%

WWD

US$94.45

Woodward

7D

-4.7%

1Y

-10.7%

NOC

US$528.35

Northrop Grumman

7D

0.7%

1Y

51.5%

LHX

US$225.61

L3Harris Technologies

7D

0.1%

1Y

7.9%

HEI

US$156.57

HEICO

7D

-3.7%

1Y

13.0%

AXON

US$181.26

Axon Enterprise

7D

-3.2%

1Y

7.4%

EVTL

US$3.63

Vertical Aerospace

7D

4.6%

1Y

-63.6%

HWM

US$37.22

Howmet Aerospace

7D

-2.6%

1Y

32.3%