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TransDigm Group (NYSE:TDG) COO Raymond F. Laubenthal sold 1,950 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, June 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of $169.52, for a total value of $330,564.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link.

TransDigm Group (NYSE:TDG) traded up 1.03% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $170.94. 325,107 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. TransDigm Group has a 52 week low of $134.48 and a 52 week high of $198.29. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $183.7 and a 200-day moving average of $174.. The company has a market cap of $9.047 billion and a P/E ratio of 49.05.

TransDigm Group (NYSE:TDG) last released its earnings data on Tuesday, May 6th. The company reported $1.87 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the analysts’ consensus estimate of $1.92 by $0.05. The company had revenue of $590.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $585.54 million. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $1.74 earnings per share. TransDigm Group’s revenue was up 26.9% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts predict that TransDigm Group will post $7.63 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The company also recently announced a special dividend, which is scheduled for Thursday, June 26th. Stockholders of record on Monday, June 16th will be paid a dividend of $25.00 per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 12th.

Several analysts have recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Deutsche Bank reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of TransDigm Group in a research note on Tuesday. They now have a $190.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $200.00. Separately, analysts at RBC Capital cut their price target on shares of TransDigm Group from $188.00 to $170.00 in a research note on Tuesday, June 10th. They now have a “sector perform” rating on the stock. Finally, analysts at Zacks reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of TransDigm Group in a research note on Thursday, May 22nd. They now have a $194.00 price target on the stock. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and nine have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $186.71.

TransDigm Group Incorporated (NYSE:TDG), is a global designer, producer and supplier of aircraft components for use on commercial and military aircraft in service.

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