Is Raytheon Company (RTN) a Profitable Addition to Your Portfolio?

    Kremer Wesley D, Vice President, subtracted 8,186 shares of Raytheon Company (RTN) from its portfolio at the rate of $185.00 per share valuing $1,514,410 on Jun 07. The insider left behind 29,175 shares of the company to its portfolio. Before making a move on any particular stock, readers often pay close attention to support and resistance markers. The last reported price for shares of Raytheon Company (RTN) was $177.12. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $179.67, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $182.21. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $172.42 and a 2nd Support Level at $167.71. Raytheon Company (RTN) stock has lost -$6.50, or -3.54%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have lost -$1.48, or -0.83%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has fallen by -$4.47, or -2.46%. This year-to-date, Raytheon Company (RTN) shares have gained $23.77, or 15.50%.

    Analyzing price projection indicators is a helpful way to determine whether a potential stock buy is a wise choice for profits in the short term, medium term, and long term. For Raytheon Company (RTN) stock, 80% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Hold .” Meanwhile, 50% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Sell .” Looking further ahead, 33% of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “ Sell .”

    With 279,871 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $49,537,168K. Raytheon Company (RTN) generates $27,058 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $2,909 M. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of -13.80%, a 3-Year Total Return of 31.53%, and a 5-year Total Return of 83.03%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 94.09%, with its most recent dividend valued at $0.942 per share on 04/09/19. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 2.12%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 3.77.

    In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in Mar-19, Raytheon Company (RTN) reported earnings of $2.77 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $2.47 per share, representing a 0.3 difference and 12.06% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in Dec-18, the reported earnings of $2.93 represented a 0.04 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $2.89 per share, which was a 1.31% surprise.

    For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 06/2019, the average earnings estimate is $2.64 per share. This estimate came from a total of 7 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $2.79 and the low estimate was $2.54. In the year-ago quarter, Raytheon Company (RTN) generated per-share earnings of $2.45. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be +7.76% .

    Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 18 purchases (68,525 shares in total) and 44 sale (64,951 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 27 insider buys amounting to 238,615 shares and 62 insider sales amounting to 151,556 shares. In the past full year, 33 insider purchases were made (involving 239,764 shares) and 69 insider sell-offs equivalent to 156,235 shares.

    Moving onto liquidity, Raytheon Company (RTN) has a Current Ratio of 1.46, a Quick Ratio of 1.37 and a Cash Ratio of 0.44. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 44.06, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 30.59, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 15.86. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 41.45 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 28.77.