S&P 500$4224.79+58.34+1.4%







Top Aerospace Movers Up

  • tgi$21.27+1+4.93%
  • txt$66.09+2.25+3.52%
  • spr$50.25+1.66+3.42%
  • ba$245.28+7.93+3.34%
  • ge$13.19+0.41+3.21%

Top Aerospace Movers Down

  • af€4.5-0.02-0.44%
  • lha€10.25-0.08-0.77%

Top Metals/Materials Up

  • tmst$14.23+0.95+7.15%
  • ryi$14.86+0.73+5.17%
  • cenx$12.01+0.57+4.98%
  • hayn$35.54+1.59+4.68%
  • cstm$19.42+0.81+4.35%

Top Metals/Materials Down

  • hg$4.1800%
  • ng$3.2-0.003-0.09%
  • zeus$30.45-0.13-0.43%
  • djci$13.82-0.21-1.5%
  • cl$34.05-38.87-53.3%

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Allegheny Technologies (ATI)
Chris D. Olin

Allegheny Tech (ATI): Stainless and Premium Alloy Strength Sets Specialty Materials Group Apart From Metals Pack

This is no time to panic! We are sticking with bullish investment ratings on certain names from the specialty materials group despite recent downward metals and mining trading pressure. Companies like Allegheny Technologies (ATI) and Haynes International (HAYN) should benefit from strengthening top-line drivers throughout 2H21 and CY22. Continue reading

Current Trends & Visuals
Chris D. Olin

Buzzing The Tower: Mid-June Update

Tower… Requesting permission to release Buzzing The Tower – A high-speed flyby fully armed with research note summaries, a sampling of interesting quotes collected from the channel, and industry headlines that can be enjoyed with a morning coffee. Admittedly, we deployed the initial review later than planned and Viper is incensed. We had a minor setback after getting caught in Iceman’s jet wash again, but that will never happen again. Going forward, we plan to release a new update near the start of every other weekend and then hop into some blue jeans for another beach volleyball match… Continue reading

Aerospace Coverage Group
Chris D. Olin

Aerospace: Upgrading Upstream Suppliers On Stronger Aero Sales Outlook And Potential Bottleneck Benefits

We are making a rotational call within the aerospace coverage group, now favoring upstream suppliers that appear to be positioned to benefit from a changing commercial aircraft production environment. The investor narrative may shift to the premium forgers and/or specialty materials providers earlier-than-expected as the supply chain readies for a sharp inflection in demand for 737MAX or A320neo applications, looking beyond negative near-term earnings expectations. As such, we are changing ratings on a few companies that fit into that description. Today, we are formally upgrading Hexcel Corporation (HXL) and Haynes International (HAYN) to Strong Buy investment ratings and moving Allegheny Technologies (ATI) over to Outperform. We had previously rated all three Hold. Continue reading