Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE:COL) VP Douglas E. Stenske sold 3,287 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, December 18th. The shares were sold at an average price of $135.00, for a total value of $443,745.00. Following the sale, the vice president now directly owns 8,776 shares in the company, valued at $1,184,760. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink.

Rockwell Collins, Inc. (COL) opened at $135.07 on Thursday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.10, a current ratio of 1.55 and a quick ratio of 0.75. Rockwell Collins, Inc. has a 12 month low of $88.80 and a 12 month high of $136.50. The company has a market capitalization of $22,094.13, a PE ratio of 22.56, a PEG ratio of 1.61 and a beta of 0.72.

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

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, December 4th. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 13th were paid a $0.33 dividend. This represents a $1.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.98%. The ex-dividend date was Friday, November 10th. Rockwell Collins’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 27.62%.

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Fieldpoint Private Securities LLC bought a new position in shares of Rockwell Collins in the third quarter worth about $100,000. FNY Partners Fund LP bought a new position in shares of Rockwell Collins in the third quarter worth about $104,000. Jacobi Capital Management LLC raised its stake in shares of Rockwell Collins by 30.0% in the second quarter. Jacobi Capital Management LLC now owns 1,001 shares of the aerospace company’s stock worth $108,000 after buying an additional 231 shares during the period. Highlander Capital Management LLC raised its stake in shares of Rockwell Collins by 106.0% in the second quarter. Highlander Capital Management LLC now owns 1,024 shares of the aerospace company’s stock worth $108,000 after buying an additional 527 shares during the period. Finally, Sun Life Financial INC raised its stake in shares of Rockwell Collins by 16,857.1% in the second quarter. Sun Life Financial INC now owns 1,187 shares of the aerospace company’s stock worth $125,000 after buying an additional 1,180 shares during the period. 72.21% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

COL has been the topic of several research reports. Zacks Investment Research raised Rockwell Collins from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, October 16th. ValuEngine cut Rockwell Collins from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, October 2nd. SunTrust Banks reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Rockwell Collins in a research report on Monday, October 2nd. Canaccord Genuity reissued a “hold” rating and issued a $140.00 target price on shares of Rockwell Collins in a research report on Friday, October 6th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada reissued a “hold” rating and issued a $140.00 target price on shares of Rockwell Collins in a research report on Tuesday, October 10th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seventeen have given a hold rating, four have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $128.85.

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About Rockwell Collins

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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