Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE:COL) VP Jeffrey D. Maclauchlan sold 7,634 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, December 4th. The stock was sold at an average price of $133.24, for a total transaction of $1,017,154.16. Following the completion of the transaction, the vice president now directly owns 9,179 shares in the company, valued at $1,223,009.96. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this link.

Rockwell Collins, Inc. (COL) traded up $0.20 during trading hours on Tuesday, hitting $133.04. 1,169,208 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,781,451. The firm has a market capitalization of $21,640.00, a P/E ratio of 22.22, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.59 and a beta of 0.72. The company has a current ratio of 1.55, a quick ratio of 0.75 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.10. Rockwell Collins, Inc. has a fifty-two week low of $88.80 and a fifty-two week high of $136.50.

Rockwell Collins (NYSE:COL) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Friday, October 27th. The aerospace company reported $1.80 EPS for the quarter, hitting the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $1.80. The business had revenue of $2.19 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.23 billion. Rockwell Collins had a net margin of 10.33% and a return on equity of 22.00%. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 51.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $1.58 earnings per share. research analysts expect that Rockwell Collins, Inc. will post 7.18 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, December 4th. Shareholders of record on Monday, November 13th were paid a $0.33 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, November 10th. This represents a $1.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.99%. Rockwell Collins’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 27.62%.

Several research firms have recently commented on COL. Vetr raised shares of Rockwell Collins from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $166.10 price target on the stock in a research report on Monday, August 21st. Morgan Stanley set a $135.00 price target on shares of Rockwell Collins and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 17th. Citigroup lifted their price target on shares of Rockwell Collins from $93.00 to $140.00 and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 15th. Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed a “neutral” rating on shares of Rockwell Collins in a research report on Friday, September 1st. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada set a $140.00 price target on shares of Rockwell Collins and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research report on Sunday, November 12th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seventeen have issued a hold rating, four have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. Rockwell Collins presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $128.85.

Large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Artemis Investment Management LLP acquired a new position in shares of Rockwell Collins in the second quarter worth $7,472,000. Frontier Investment Mgmt Co. acquired a new position in shares of Rockwell Collins in the second quarter worth $375,000. State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D grew its stake in shares of Rockwell Collins by 304.5% in the third quarter. State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D now owns 445,000 shares of the aerospace company’s stock worth $58,166,000 after acquiring an additional 335,000 shares in the last quarter. Rosenblum Silverman Sutton S F Inc. CA acquired a new position in shares of Rockwell Collins in the second quarter worth $4,120,000. Finally, Capital Analysts LLC acquired a new position in shares of Rockwell Collins in the second quarter worth $2,183,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 72.80% of the company’s stock.

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Rockwell Collins Company Profile

Rockwell Collins, Inc designs, produces and supports communications and aviation systems for commercial and military customers. The Company provides information management services through voice and data communication networks and solutions across the world. The Company operates through three segments: Commercial Systems, Government Systems and Information Management Services.

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