Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. engages in designing, building, overhauling, and repairing ships in the United States. It operates through three segments: Ingalls Shipbuilding, Newport News Shipbuilding, and Technical Solutions. The company is involved in the design and construction of non-nuclear ships comprising amphibious assault ships that include deck amphibious ships and transport dock ships; surface combatants; and national security cutters for the U.S. Navy and U.S. Coast Guard. It also provides nuclear-powered ships, such as aircraft carriers and submarines, as well as refueling and overhaul, and inactivation services. In addition, the company offers naval nuclear support services, which include fleet services comprising design, construction, maintenance, and disposal activities for in service U.S. Navy nuclear ships; and maintenance services on nuclear reactor prototypes. Further, it provides fleet support services comprising ship technical and waterfront; naval architecture and marine engineering; integrated logistics support; technical documentation development; warehousing, asset management, and material readiness; operational and maintenance training development and delivery; software design and development; IT infrastructure support, and data delivery and management; and cyber security and information assurance services, as well as undersea vehicle and specialized craft development and prototyping services. Additionally, the company offers integrated missions solutions services; nuclear and environmental services; engineering, procurement, and construction management services to the oil and gas industry; environmental, nuclear, and technical consulting and engineering services to the Department of Energy and Department of Defense, as well as to the private sector; and unmanned underwater vehicles designing and building services. Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. was incorporated in 2010 and is headquartered in Newport News, Virginia.
Business Analysis of Huntington Ingalls Industries
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- Revenue Growth: Huntington Ingalls Industries reported a revenue growth of 0.7% year-on-year during 2016. Military and Defense Industry grew at 13.3% in the same period
- COGS share of Revenues: As a percentage of revenue, Huntington Ingalls Industries spent 79.3% of its total revenues on COGS. Military and Defense industry average (COGS share of revenue) in the same period was 85.4%
- R&D share of Revenues: Huntington Ingalls Industries R&D share of Revenues details are not available because either company does not share the data or we do not have it
- SG&A share of Revenues: As a percentage of revenue, Huntington Ingalls Industries spent 8.8% of its total revenues on Sales, Marketing, and General Administration (SG&A). Military and Defense industry average SG&A spending in the same period was 2.9%
- Inventory share of Revenues: As a percentage of revenue, Huntington Ingalls Industries spent 3.0% of its total revenues on Inventories. Military and Defense industry average Inventory spending in the same period was 8.9%
- Accounts Payable share of Revenues: As a percentage of revenue, Huntington Ingalls Industries invested 4.5% of its total revenues on Accounts Payable (A/P) Military and Defense industry average Accounts Payable investment in the same period was 15.1%
- Accounts Receivable share of Revenues: As a percentage of revenue, Huntington Ingalls Industries invested 16.5% of its total revenues on Accounts Receivable (A/R). Military and Defense industry average Accounts Receivable investment in the same period was 18.2%
- PP&E share of Revenues: As a percentage of revenue, Huntington Ingalls Industries invested 28.1% of its total revenues on Property, Plants, and Equipments (PP&E). Military and Defense industry average PPE investment in the same period was 17.0%
- Intangibles share of Revenues: As a percentage of revenue, Huntington Ingalls Industries invested 25.2% of its total revenues on Intangibles. Military and Defense industry average Intangibles investment in the same period was 32.5%
- Net Margins: Huntington Ingalls Industries Net Margins in the year 2016 were 8.1%. Military and Defense industry average Net Margins in the same period were 10.3%
Sector and Industry Association of Huntington Ingalls Industries
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Huntington Ingalls Industries is associated with Industrials Sector Group, Aerospace and Defense Sector, and Military and Defense Industry.
Aerospace and Defense sector is comprised of the following industries: Aerospace Products, Parts, Systems and Services; Military and Defense. The definitions for each of the industries is as follows:
- Aerospace Products, Parts, Systems and Services industry includes manufacturers, assemblers, distributors and service providers of aerospace and aircraft parts primarily used in the commercial or private air transport.
- Military and Defense industry includes producers of components and equipment for the defense industry, including military aircraft, radar equipment and weapons, drones, space and security systems. Military and Defense companies also offer military shipbuilding, submarines, amphibious assault ships and nuclear services. Arms and weapon companies offering consumer firearms are included in the specialized consumer goods.
Industry Ranking of Huntington Ingalls Industries
With $7.1 billion revenues, Huntington Ingalls Industries ranked number 2 of all the companies in the US Military and Defense industry. There were a total of 7 public companies in the US Military and Defense industry that had revenues greater than $50 million during 2016.
The top companies in the US Military and Defense industry by revenues during 2016 were:
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