Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. grew its position in Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE:COL) by 23.1% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 12,794 shares of the aerospace company’s stock after buying an additional 2,400 shares during the quarter. Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V.’s holdings in Rockwell Collins were worth $1,734,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.
Other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Pentwater Capital Management LP purchased a new stake in shares of Rockwell Collins during the 3rd quarter worth $420,886,000. Capital International Investors lifted its stake in shares of Rockwell Collins by 1,335.8% during the 3rd quarter. Capital International Investors now owns 2,110,600 shares of the aerospace company’s stock worth $275,877,000 after purchasing an additional 1,963,600 shares during the last quarter. Alpine Associates Management Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Rockwell Collins by 1,004.1% during the 3rd quarter. Alpine Associates Management Inc. now owns 1,663,500 shares of the aerospace company’s stock worth $217,436,000 after purchasing an additional 1,847,500 shares during the last quarter. State Street Corp lifted its stake in shares of Rockwell Collins by 21.9% during the 2nd quarter. State Street Corp now owns 7,140,178 shares of the aerospace company’s stock worth $750,304,000 after purchasing an additional 1,281,647 shares during the last quarter. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. lifted its stake in shares of Rockwell Collins by 284.1% during the 3rd quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 924,749 shares of the aerospace company’s stock worth $120,322,000 after purchasing an additional 684,011 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 71.36% of the company’s stock.
Shares of Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE:COL) traded down $0.94 during trading hours on Tuesday, reaching $133.74. The company had a trading volume of 264,048 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,324,624. Rockwell Collins, Inc. has a 12 month low of $91.88 and a 12 month high of $139.63. The firm has a market cap of $21,843.75, a price-to-earnings ratio of 24.96, a P/E/G ratio of 1.77 and a beta of 0.72. The company has a quick ratio of 0.73, a current ratio of 1.56 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.02.
Rockwell Collins (NYSE:COL) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, January 26th. The aerospace company reported $1.59 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.53 by $0.06. The business had revenue of $2.01 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2 billion. Rockwell Collins had a return on equity of 19.58% and a net margin of 10.99%. The company’s revenue was up 68.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $1.20 earnings per share. equities analysts predict that Rockwell Collins, Inc. will post 7.12 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, March 5th. Stockholders of record on Monday, February 12th will be issued a $0.33 dividend. This represents a $1.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.99%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, February 9th. Rockwell Collins’s dividend payout ratio is presently 24.58%.
A number of equities research analysts recently weighed in on the company. Royal Bank of Canada set a $140.00 price objective on Rockwell Collins and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Sunday, November 12th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Rockwell Collins from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $151.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Monday, October 23rd. Cowen restated a “hold” rating and set a $135.00 price objective on shares of Rockwell Collins in a research note on Friday, January 26th. Credit Suisse Group cut Rockwell Collins from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $140.00 price objective for the company. in a research note on Wednesday, November 8th. Finally, Canaccord Genuity decreased their price objective on Rockwell Collins from $140.00 to $137.00 and set a “hold” rating for the company in a research note on Tuesday, January 30th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eighteen have given a hold rating, four have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $134.01.
In other news, CFO Patrick E. Allen sold 25,410 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, December 18th. The stock was sold at an average price of $135.02, for a total value of $3,430,858.20. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this link. Also, VP Jeffrey D. Maclauchlan sold 7,634 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, December 4th. The shares were sold at an average price of $133.24, for a total value 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 disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold 38,065 shares of company stock worth $5,120,819 over the last three months. Corporate insiders own 1.10% of the company’s stock.
WARNING: This news story was originally posted by Dispatch Tribunal and is owned by of Dispatch Tribunal. If you are accessing this news story on another publication, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of international copyright & trademark law. The legal version of this news story can be read at https://www.dispatchtribunal.com/2018/02/13/robeco-institutional-asset-management-b-v-has-1-73-million-holdings-in-rockwell-collins-inc-col.html.
Rockwell Collins 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.
Receive News & Ratings for Rockwell Collins Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Rockwell Collins and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.