TransDigm Group Incorporated (NYSE:TDG) insider Alex Feil sold 5,444 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, February 9th. The shares were sold at an average price of $280.85, for a total transaction of $1,528,947.40. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now directly owns 5,444 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,528,947.40. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink.

Shares of TransDigm Group Incorporated (NYSE TDG) opened at $285.80 on Wednesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of -4.38, a quick ratio of 1.86 and a current ratio of 2.76. TransDigm Group Incorporated has a one year low of $203.72 and a one year high of $321.38. The firm has a market cap of $14,748.07, a P/E ratio of 23.50, a P/E/G ratio of 1.62 and a beta of 0.66.

TransDigm Group (NYSE:TDG) last released its earnings results on Tuesday, February 6th. The aerospace company reported $2.43 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $2.64 by ($0.21). TransDigm Group had a negative return on equity of 27.70% and a net margin of 18.95%. The firm had revenue of $847.96 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $860.12 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $2.57 earnings per share. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 4.2% on a year-over-year basis. analysts predict that TransDigm Group Incorporated will post 14.92 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Several hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. BlackRock Inc. increased its stake in shares of TransDigm Group by 1.2% during the fourth quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 4,156,622 shares of the aerospace company’s stock worth $1,141,491,000 after buying an additional 48,978 shares during the period. Principal Financial Group Inc. increased its stake in shares of TransDigm Group by 1.3% during the third quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. now owns 2,677,120 shares of the aerospace company’s stock worth $684,405,000 after buying an additional 35,010 shares during the period. Capital International Investors increased its stake in shares of TransDigm Group by 3.5% during the third quarter. Capital International Investors now owns 1,379,346 shares of the aerospace company’s stock worth $352,630,000 after buying an additional 46,753 shares during the period. Windacre Partnership LLC increased its stake in shares of TransDigm Group by 20.4% during the third quarter. Windacre Partnership LLC now owns 773,100 shares of the aerospace company’s stock worth $197,643,000 after buying an additional 131,000 shares during the period. Finally, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC increased its stake in shares of TransDigm Group by 2.9% during the third quarter. Wedge Capital Management L L P NC now owns 690,507 shares of the aerospace company’s stock worth $176,528,000 after buying an additional 19,668 shares during the period.

A number of research firms have commented on TDG. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of TransDigm Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $317.00 target price on the stock in a research report on Monday. Morgan Stanley upped their target price on shares of TransDigm Group from $265.00 to $290.00 and gave the company an “equal weight” rating in a research report on Friday, February 9th. Bank of America upped their target price on shares of TransDigm Group from $305.00 to $350.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, February 8th. Jefferies Group set a $323.00 target price on shares of TransDigm Group and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, February 7th. Finally, Stephens raised shares of TransDigm Group from an “underweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating and set a $275.00 price target on the stock in a research report on Thursday, February 8th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating, fourteen have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. The stock presently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $309.94.

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TransDigm Group Company Profile

TransDigm Group Incorporated is a designer, producer and supplier of engineered aircraft components for use on commercial and military aircraft in service. The Company operates through three segments: Power & Control, Airframe and Non-aviation. The Power & Control segment includes operations that primarily develop, produce and market systems and components that provide power to or control power of the aircraft utilizing electronic, fluid, power and mechanical motion control technologies.

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