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Curtiss-Wright NYSE:CW Stock Report

Last Price

US$140.34

Market Cap

US$5.4b

7D

2.2%

1Y

10.9%

Updated

21 May, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
CW fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation2/6
Future Growth1/6
Past Performance4/6
Financial Health4/6
Dividends0/6

CW Stock Overview

Curtiss-Wright Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides engineered products, solutions, and services to the aerospace, defense, general industrial, and power generation markets worldwide.

Curtiss-Wright Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Curtiss-Wright
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$140.34
52 Week HighUS$162.98
52 Week LowUS$111.26
Beta1.37
1 Month Change-9.73%
3 Month Change2.74%
1 Year Change10.95%
3 Year Change21.76%
5 Year Change57.10%
Change since IPO1,794.89%

Recent News & Updates

May 03
Slowing Rates Of Return At Curtiss-Wright (NYSE:CW) Leave Little Room For Excitement

Slowing Rates Of Return At Curtiss-Wright (NYSE:CW) Leave Little Room For Excitement

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Apr 19
We Think Curtiss-Wright (NYSE:CW) Can Stay On Top Of Its Debt

We Think Curtiss-Wright (NYSE:CW) Can Stay On Top Of Its Debt

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Shareholder Returns

CWUS Aerospace & DefenseUS Market
7D2.2%-2.6%-2.7%
1Y10.9%1.2%-12.9%

Return vs Industry: CW exceeded the US Aerospace & Defense industry which returned 1.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: CW exceeded the US Market which returned -12.9% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is CW's price volatile compared to industry and market?
CW volatility
CW Average Weekly Movement4.8%
Aerospace & Defense Industry Average Movement6.7%
Market Average Movement7.8%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market16.8%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market2.9%

Stable Share Price: CW is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: CW's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
19297,800Lynn Bamfordhttps://www.curtisswright.com

Curtiss-Wright Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides engineered products, solutions, and services to the aerospace, defense, general industrial, and power generation markets worldwide. worldwide. It operates through three segments: Aerospace & Industrial, Defense Electronics, and Naval & Power.

Curtiss-Wright Fundamentals Summary

How do Curtiss-Wright's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
CW fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$5.40b
Earnings (TTM)US$248.38m
Revenue (TTM)US$2.47b

21.7x

P/E Ratio

2.2x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
CW income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$2.47b
Cost of RevenueUS$1.54b
Gross ProfitUS$925.00m
Other ExpensesUS$676.63m
EarningsUS$248.38m

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)6.46
Gross Margin37.47%
Net Profit Margin10.06%
Debt/Equity Ratio63.3%

How did CW perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

0.5%

Current Dividend Yield

12%

Payout Ratio

Does CW pay a reliable dividends?

See CW dividend history and benchmarks
When do you need to buy CW by to receive an upcoming dividend?
Curtiss-Wright dividend dates
Ex Dividend DateJun 16 2022
Dividend Pay DateJul 01 2022
Days until Ex dividend25 days
Days until Dividend pay date40 days

Does CW pay a reliable dividends?

See CW dividend history and benchmarks

Valuation

Is Curtiss-Wright undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score

2/6

Valuation Score 2/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PE vs Industry

  • PE vs Market

  • PEG Ratio

  • PB vs Industry


>50%

Undervalued compared to fair value

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: CW ($140.34) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($341.58)

Significantly Below Fair Value: CW is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: CW is poor value based on its PE Ratio (21.7x) compared to the US Aerospace & Defense industry average (19.3x).

PE vs Market: CW is poor value based on its PE Ratio (21.7x) compared to the US market (15.3x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: CW is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.7x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: CW is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.9x) compared to the US Aerospace & Defense industry average (2.3x).


Future Growth

How is Curtiss-Wright forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 7 analysts?

Future Growth Score

1/6

Future Growth Score 1/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


8.0%

Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: CW's forecast earnings growth (8% per year) is above the savings rate (1.9%).

Earnings vs Market: CW's earnings (8% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (12.5% per year).

High Growth Earnings: CW's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: CW's revenue (4.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.8% per year).

High Growth Revenue: CW's revenue (4.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: CW's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (16.5%).


Past Performance

How has Curtiss-Wright performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

4/6

Past Performance Score 4/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


2.4%

Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: CW has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: CW's current net profit margins (10.1%) are higher than last year (8.8%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: CW's earnings have grown by 2.4% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: CW's earnings growth over the past year (18.8%) exceeds its 5-year average (2.4% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: CW earnings growth over the past year (18.8%) underperformed the Aerospace & Defense industry 23.9%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: CW's Return on Equity (13.4%) is considered low.


Financial Health

How is Curtiss-Wright's financial position?

Financial Health Score

4/6

Financial Health Score 4/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: CW's short term assets ($1.3B) exceed its short term liabilities ($800.3M).

Long Term Liabilities: CW's short term assets ($1.3B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($1.4B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: CW's net debt to equity ratio (55.9%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: CW's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 72.9% to 63.3% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: CW's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (24.8%).

Interest Coverage: CW's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (9.8x coverage).


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is Curtiss-Wright current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

0/6

Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage


0.51%

Current Dividend Yield

Upcoming Dividend Payment

TodayMay 22 2022Ex Dividend DateJun 16 2022Dividend Pay DateJul 01 202215 days from Ex DividendBuy in the next 25 days to receive the upcoming dividend

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: CW's dividend (0.51%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.58%).

High Dividend: CW's dividend (0.51%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.11%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: CW is not paying a notable dividend for the US market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.

Growing Dividend: CW is not paying a notable dividend for the US market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: CW is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: CW is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

4.4yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Lynn Bamford (57 yo)

1.33yrs

Tenure

US$4,491,811

Compensation

Ms. Lynn M. Bamford served as the President at Curtiss-Wright Corporation since January 01, 2021 and serves as its Director and Chief Executive Officer since January 01, 2021 and serves as its Chairman sin...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Lynn's total compensation ($USD4.49M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD8.23M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Lynn's compensation with company performance.


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: CW's management team is considered experienced (4.4 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: CW's board of directors are considered experienced (7.5 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: CW insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Curtiss-Wright Corporation's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Curtiss-Wright Corporation
  • Ticker: CW
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: 1929
  • Industry: Aerospace and Defense
  • Sector: Capital Goods
  • Implied Market Cap: US$5.395b
  • Shares outstanding: 38.45m
  • Website: https://www.curtisswright.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Curtiss-Wright Corporation
  • 130 Harbour Place Drive
  • Suite 300
  • Davidson
  • North Carolina
  • 28036
  • United States

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/21 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/20 00:00
Earnings2022/03/31
Annual Earnings2021/12/31


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.