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U.S. Aerospace & Defense Industry Analysis

UpdatedDec 06, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies78
  • 7D2.2%
  • 3M12.7%
  • 1Y21.0%
  • YTD17.4%

Over the last 7 days, the Aerospace & Defense industry has risen 2.2%, driven by gains in Raytheon Technologies and Boeing of 1.3% and 1.8%, respectively. This means that the industry has gained 21% over the past year. As for the next few years, earnings are expected to grow by 12% per annum.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Wed, 07 Dec 2022US$607.1bUS$286.9bUS$22.4b32x27.1x2.1x
Fri, 04 Nov 2022US$587.3bUS$282.9bUS$22.0b29.3x26.7x2.1x
Sun, 02 Oct 2022US$507.7bUS$280.6bUS$21.7b23.9x23.4x1.8x
Tue, 30 Aug 2022US$559.1bUS$280.5bUS$21.6b24.2x25.8x2x
Thu, 28 Jul 2022US$535.7bUS$284.6bUS$21.3b20.8x25.1x1.9x
Sat, 25 Jun 2022US$535.8bUS$284.8bUS$22.4b18.8x23.9x1.9x
Mon, 23 May 2022US$538.7bUS$284.7bUS$22.5b19.3x23.9x1.9x
Wed, 20 Apr 2022US$606.2bUS$285.3bUS$22.5b23.4x27x2.1x
Fri, 18 Mar 2022US$570.1bUS$288.2bUS$22.8b21.8x25x2x
Sun, 13 Feb 2022US$545.6bUS$287.5bUS$22.3b20.6x24.4x1.9x
Tue, 11 Jan 2022US$532.2bUS$286.0bUS$18.7b19.1x28.4x1.9x
Thu, 09 Dec 2021US$509.5bUS$285.9bUS$18.8b18.4x27.1x1.8x
Sat, 06 Nov 2021US$529.7bUS$285.9bUS$19.0b22x27.8x1.9x
Mon, 04 Oct 2021US$521.4bUS$284.5bUS$19.8b19.6x26.4x1.8x
Wed, 01 Sep 2021US$515.0bUS$284.5bUS$20.1b20.3x25.7x1.8x
Thu, 08 Jul 2021US$523.5bUS$282.8bUS$19.6b22.6x26.7x1.9x
Wed, 31 Mar 2021US$488.5bUS$276.1bUS$13.8b31.3x35.5x1.8x
Sat, 02 Jan 2021US$451.5bUS$280.9bUS$12.5b29.4x36.1x1.6x
Tue, 06 Oct 2020US$405.1bUS$276.9bUS$13.0b22.1x31.1x1.5x
Fri, 10 Jul 2020US$408.5bUS$272.7bUS$14.4b19.5x28.3x1.5x
Thu, 02 Apr 2020US$376.2bUS$267.6bUS$20.3b15.3x18.5x1.4x
Sun, 05 Jan 2020US$496.1bUS$253.8bUS$20.5b20.2x24.2x2x
Price to Earnings Ratio

24.2x


Total Market Cap: US$496.1bTotal Earnings: US$20.5bTotal Revenue: US$253.8bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.S. Aerospace & Defense Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 27.9x20212022
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 3.0% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 4.2% 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 Market1.07%
Industrials0.95%
Aerospace & Defense2.18%
Aerospace and Defense2.18%
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
RTX Raytheon TechnologiesUS$98.731.3%
+US$1.9b
16.1%PE32.4x
BA BoeingUS$178.431.8%
+US$1.9b
-14.6%PS1.7x
TXT TextronUS$73.574.6%
+US$676.4m
-2.2%PE18.2x
NOC Northrop GrummanUS$531.810.7%
+US$532.5m
46.6%PE14.8x
HEI HEICOUS$159.381.8%
+US$383.8m
12.5%PE63.9x
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BA

US$178.43

Boeing

7D

1.8%

1Y

-14.6%

HII

US$235.71

Huntington Ingalls Industries

7D

3.4%

1Y

27.6%

AJRD

US$53.60

Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings

7D

7.3%

1Y

23.3%

RTX

US$98.73

Raytheon Technologies

7D

1.3%

1Y

16.1%

AVAV

US$85.11

AeroVironment

7D

-4.3%

1Y

46.8%

SPCE

US$4.62

Virgin Galactic Holdings

7D

-5.9%

1Y

-70.4%

TDG

US$607.45

TransDigm Group

7D

-0.4%

1Y

0.7%

LLAP

US$1.95

Terran Orbital

7D

-20.1%

1Y

-80.3%