US Bancorp DE reduced its position in shares of Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE:COL) by 9.3% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 39,460 shares of the aerospace company’s stock after selling 4,059 shares during the period. US Bancorp DE’s holdings in Rockwell Collins were worth $5,351,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Fieldpoint Private Securities LLC acquired a new stake in Rockwell Collins during the 3rd quarter worth approximately $100,000. FNY Partners Fund LP acquired a new stake in Rockwell Collins during the 3rd quarter worth approximately $104,000. Cerebellum GP LLC acquired a new stake in Rockwell Collins during the 4th quarter worth approximately $130,000. North Star Investment Management Corp. lifted its holdings in Rockwell Collins by 1,010.1% during the 4th quarter. North Star Investment Management Corp. now owns 1,099 shares of the aerospace company’s stock worth $149,000 after purchasing an additional 1,000 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Oak Point Wealth Management acquired a new stake in Rockwell Collins during the 4th quarter worth approximately $182,000. 71.74% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE COL) opened at $133.24 on Friday. The company has a current ratio of 1.56, a quick ratio of 0.73 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.02. Rockwell Collins, Inc. has a fifty-two week low of $90.07 and a fifty-two week high of $139.63. The company has a market capitalization of $21,843.77, a price-to-earnings ratio of 20.92, a PEG ratio of 1.77 and a beta of 0.72.

Rockwell Collins (NYSE:COL) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Friday, January 26th. The aerospace company reported $1.59 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.53 by $0.06. Rockwell Collins had a return on equity of 19.58% and a net margin of 10.99%. The company had revenue of $2.01 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $2 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $1.20 EPS. Rockwell Collins’s revenue was up 68.6% on a year-over-year basis. research analysts expect that Rockwell Collins, Inc. will post 7.12 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, March 5th. Stockholders of record on Monday, February 12th will be issued a dividend of $0.33 per share. The ex-dividend date is Friday, February 9th. This represents a $1.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.99%. Rockwell Collins’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 24.58%.

In other news, VP Douglas E. Stenske sold 3,287 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, December 18th. The stock was sold at an average price of $135.00, for a total transaction of $443,745.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the vice president now owns 8,776 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,184,760. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link. Also, CFO Patrick E. Allen sold 25,410 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, December 18th. The stock was sold at an average price of $135.02, for a total value of $3,430,858.20. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold a total of 41,965 shares of company stock valued at $5,639,519 in the last three months. 1.10% of the stock is owned by insiders.

Several analysts recently weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research raised Rockwell Collins from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $151.00 price target for the company in a report on Monday, October 23rd. Canaccord Genuity dropped their price target on Rockwell Collins from $140.00 to $137.00 and set a “hold” rating for the company in a report on Tuesday, January 30th. Royal Bank of Canada set a $151.00 price target on Rockwell Collins and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, January 24th. Wells Fargo & Co cut Rockwell Collins from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a report on Tuesday, January 16th. Finally, ValuEngine raised Rockwell Collins from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, February 2nd. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eighteen have issued a hold rating, four have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $134.01.

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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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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Rockwell Collins (NYSE:COL)

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