Heico Corporation (HEI)

157.52 0.26%
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Pros
Revenue growth higher than the industry and sector averages
Company’s profitability is improving
Buy analyst rating
Cons
Stock price high relative to the 52-week range
Forward P/E ratio high relative to industry peers
Forward P/B ratio high relative to industry peers
Forward P/S ratio high relative to industry peers
Forward PEG ratio high relative to industry peers
High short share of float
High short interest

Pros

  1. HEI quarterly revenue growth was 17.30%, higher than the industry and sector average revenue growth (1.64% and 11.16%, respectively). See HEI revenue growth chart.
  2. HEI profitability is improving. The YoY profit margin change was 0.85 percentage points. See HEI profitability chart.
  3. HEI average analyst rating is Buy. See HEI analyst rating chart.

Cons

  1. HEI stock price ($156.69) is close to the 52-week high ($158.62). Perhaps now is a good time to sell? See HEI price chart.
  2. HEI forward P/E ratio is 52.22, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/E ratios. See HEI forward P/E ratio chart.
  3. HEI Price/Book ratio is 9.44, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/B ratios. See HEI forward Price/Book ratio chart.
  4. HEI Price/Sales ratio is 10.31, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/S ratios. See HEI forward Price/Sales ratio chart.
  5. HEI PEG ratio (P/E adjusted for growth) is 4.49, which is high compared to its industry peers’ PEG ratios. See HEI PEG chart.
  6. HEI short share of float is 5.19%. The stock is much more frequently shorted than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See HEI short share of float chart.
  7. HEI short interest (days to cover the shorts) ratio is 7.24. The stock garners more short interest than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See HEI short interest ratio chart.