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Top 5 Companies in the Aerospace & Defense Industry with the Best Relative Performance (BA , HXL , HEI , HII , CUB )

By James Quinn

We looked at the Aerospace & Defense industry and measured relative performance to find the top stocks. Relative outperformance is a bullish sign of underlying fundamental and technical strength. We look at yesterday's price action of all companies in this peer group.

Boeing Co/The (NYSE:BA ) ranks first with a gain of 2.37%; Hexcel Corp (NYSE:HXL ) ranks second with a gain of 2.12%; and Heico Corp (NYSE:HEI ) ranks third with a gain of 1.91%.

Huntington Ingal (NYSE:HII ) follows with a gain of 1.56% and Cubic Corp (NYSE:CUB ) rounds out the top five with a gain of 1.42%.

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Keywords: relative performance boeing co/the hexcel corp heico corp huntington ingal cubic corp

Ticker(s): BA HXL HEI HII CUB