Jefferies Remains a Hold on HEICO Corp

By Jason Carr

In a report released today, Howard Rubel from Jefferies reiterated a Hold rating on HEICO Corp (NYSE: HEI), with a price target of $75. The company’s shares opened today at $71.71, close to its 52-week high of $75.17.

According to, Rubel is a top 25 analyst with an average return of 18.2% and a 81.7% success rate. Rubel covers the Consumer Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as Teledyne Technologies Inc, General Dynamics Corp, and Orbital Sciences Corp.

HEICO Corp has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $80.

HEICO Corp’s market cap is currently $6.04B and has a P/E ratio of 35.49. The company has a book value ratio of 5.7543.

Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 22 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is negative on the stock. Most recently, in April 2017, Thomas S. Irwin, the Sr Exec VP of HEI sold 10,000 shares for a total of $596,600.

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HEICO Corp. engages in the provision of flight support and technology equipment. It operates through the Flight Support Group (FSG) and Electronic Technologies Group (ETG).