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Woodward
WWD

$179.43
4.17%

Market Cap: 10.9B

 

About: Woodward Inc is an independent designer, manufacturer, and service provider of control solutions for the aerospace and industrial markets. It designs, produces, and service reliable, efficient, low-emission, and high-performance energy control products for diverse applications in challenging environments. The company holds production and assembly facilities primarily in the United States, Europe, and Asia, and promotes products and services through worldwide locations.

Employees: 8,300

0
Funds holding %
of 6,702 funds
0
Analysts bullish %
of 11 analysts
0
News positive %
of 9 articles

Fund manager confidence

Based on 2024 Q1 SEC filings by fund managers ($100M+ AUM)

402% more call options, than puts

Call options by funds: $10.8M | Put options by funds: $2.16M

200% more funds holding in top 10

Funds holding in top 10: 1 [Q4 2023] → 3 (+2) [Q1 2024]

18% more capital invested

Capital invested by funds: $6.66B [Q4 2023] → $7.88B (+$1.22B) [Q1 2024]

14% more first-time investments, than exits

New positions opened: 48 | Existing positions closed: 42

3.62% more ownership

Funds ownership: 81.35% [Q4 2023] → 84.97% (+3.62%) [Q1 2024]

1% more funds holding

Funds holding: 412 [Q4 2023] → 418 (+6) [Q1 2024]

5% less repeat investments, than reductions

Existing positions increased: 140 | Existing positions reduced: 147

Research analyst outlook

11 Wall Street Analysts provided 1 year price forecasts over the past 6 months

Low target
$140
22%
downside
Avg. target
$173
4%
downside
High target
$210
17%
upside

11 analyst ratings

positive
45%
neutral
55%
negative
0%
Deutsche Bank
Scott Deuschle
17%upside
$210
Buy
Maintained
28 May 2024
Barclays
David Strauss
2%downside
$175
Equal-Weight
Maintained
6 May 2024
Deutsche Bank
Scott Deuschle
11%upside
$200
Buy
Maintained
30 Apr 2024
Wells Fargo
Matthew Akers
4%downside
$172
Equal-Weight
Maintained
30 Apr 2024
Truist Securities
Michael Ciarmoli
15%downside
$152
Hold
Maintained
30 Apr 2024

Financial journalist opinion

Based on 9 articles about WWD published over the past 30 days