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NYSE:NOC - Northrop Grumman Stock Price, Forecast & News

$379.97
-3.81 (-0.99 %)
(As of 01/17/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$378.29
Now: $379.97
$384.68
50-Day Range
$338.56
MA: $354.92
$383.78
52-Week Range
$262.77
Now: $379.97
$384.68
Volume1.24 million shs
Average Volume1.15 million shs
Market Capitalization$64.04 billion
P/E Ratio17.81
Dividend Yield1.38%
Beta0.76
Northrop Grumman Corporation, a security company, provides products in the areas of autonomous systems, cyber, space, strikes, and logistics and modernizations in the United States, the Asia Pacific, and internationally. The company operates through four segments: Aerospace Systems, Innovation Systems, Mission Systems, and Technology Services. The Aerospace Systems segment designs, develops, integrates, and produces manned aircrafts, autonomous systems, spacecraft systems, high-energy laser systems, microelectronics, and other systems and sub-systems for use in the areas of intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, strike operations, communications, earth observations, and space science. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Search & navigation equipment
Sub-IndustryAerospace & Defense
SectorAerospace
CUSIP66680710
Phone703-280-2900

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$30.10 billion
Cash Flow$27.02 per share
Book Value$48.23 per share

Profitability

Net Income$3.23 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees85,000
Market Cap$64.04 billion
Next Earnings Date1/30/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Northrop Grumman's stock symbol?

Northrop Grumman trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "NOC."

How often does Northrop Grumman pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Northrop Grumman?

Northrop Grumman announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 20th. Shareholders of record on Monday, December 2nd will be paid a dividend of $1.32 per share on Wednesday, December 18th. This represents a $5.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.39%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 29th. View Northrop Grumman's Dividend History.

How will Northrop Grumman's stock buyback program work?

Northrop Grumman declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock repurchase plan on Tuesday, December 4th 2018, which permits the company to buyback $3,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase up to 6.9% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are usually an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Northrop Grumman's earnings last quarter?

Northrop Grumman Co. (NYSE:NOC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 24th. The aerospace company reported $5.49 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $4.74 by $0.75. The aerospace company had revenue of $8.48 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $8.56 billion. Northrop Grumman had a return on equity of 39.12% and a net margin of 9.05%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 4.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $6.54 EPS. View Northrop Grumman's Earnings History.

When is Northrop Grumman's next earnings date?

Northrop Grumman is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, January 30th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Northrop Grumman.

How can I listen to Northrop Grumman's earnings call?

Northrop Grumman will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, January 30th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

What guidance has Northrop Grumman issued on next quarter's earnings?

Northrop Grumman issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 24th. The company provided EPS guidance of $20.10-20.35 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $19.80. The company issued revenue guidance of ~$34.0 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $34.05 billion.

What price target have analysts set for NOC?

13 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Northrop Grumman's stock. Their forecasts range from $300.00 to $449.00. On average, they expect Northrop Grumman's stock price to reach $376.30 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.0%. View Analyst Price Targets for Northrop Grumman.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Northrop Grumman?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Northrop Grumman in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Northrop Grumman.

Has Northrop Grumman been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about NOC stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Northrop Grumman earned a media sentiment score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the aerospace company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Northrop Grumman.

Are investors shorting Northrop Grumman?

Northrop Grumman saw a increase in short interest in the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 2,020,000 shares, an increase of 5.8% from the December 15th total of 1,910,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,030,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.0 days. Currently, 1.2% of the company's shares are sold short. View Northrop Grumman's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Northrop Grumman's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Northrop Grumman own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Northrop Grumman investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Lockheed Martin (LMT), Raytheon (RTN), Boeing (BA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Home Depot (HD), Micron Technology (MU), Honeywell International (HON), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Walt Disney (DIS).

Who are Northrop Grumman's key executives?

Northrop Grumman's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Kathy J. Warden, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 47)
  • Mr. Kenneth L. Bedingfield, Corp. VP & CFO (Age 46)
  • Mr. Janis G. Pamiljans, Corp. VP & Pres of Aerospace Systems Sector (Age 58)
  • Mr. Rajender K. Chandhok, VP of Trust Admin. and Investments (Age 69)
  • Mr. Michael A. Hardesty, Corp. VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 47)

Who are Northrop Grumman's major shareholders?

Northrop Grumman's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Johanson Financial Advisors Inc. (0.33%), Calamos Advisors LLC (0.09%), Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.08%), Huntington National Bank (0.06%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.04%) and Country Trust Bank (0.03%). Company insiders that own Northrop Grumman stock include Christopher T Jones, David T Perry, Denise M Peppard, Janis G Pamiljans, Kathy J Warden, Kenneth L Bedingfield, Lesley A Kalan, Madeleine Kleiner, Mark A Caylor, Michael A Hardesty, Patrick M Antkowiak, Shawn N Purvis, Sheila C Cheston and Wesley G Bush. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Northrop Grumman.

Which major investors are selling Northrop Grumman stock?

NOC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft MBH, OLD National Bancorp IN, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, United Services Automobile Association, Tocqueville Asset Management L.P., Price Capital Management Inc., Gateway Investment Advisers LLC and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold Northrop Grumman company stock in the last year include Christopher T Jones, David T Perry, Janis G Pamiljans, Kathy J Warden, Kenneth L Bedingfield, Madeleine Kleiner, Mark A Caylor, Michael A Hardesty, Patrick M Antkowiak and Wesley G Bush. View Insider Buying and Selling for Northrop Grumman.

Which major investors are buying Northrop Grumman stock?

NOC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Johanson Financial Advisors Inc., Artemis Investment Management LLP, GPM Growth Investors Inc., Abner Herrman & Brock LLC, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, Fluent Financial LLC and AE Wealth Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Northrop Grumman.

How do I buy shares of Northrop Grumman?

Shares of NOC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Northrop Grumman's stock price today?

One share of NOC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $379.97.

How big of a company is Northrop Grumman?

Northrop Grumman has a market capitalization of $64.04 billion and generates $30.10 billion in revenue each year. The aerospace company earns $3.23 billion in net income (profit) each year or $21.33 on an earnings per share basis. Northrop Grumman employs 85,000 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Northrop Grumman.

What is Northrop Grumman's official website?

The official website for Northrop Grumman is http://www.northropgrumman.com/.

How can I contact Northrop Grumman?

Northrop Grumman's mailing address is 2980 FAIRVIEW PARK DRIVE, FALLS CHURCH VA, 22042. The aerospace company can be reached via phone at 703-280-2900 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Northrop Grumman (NYSE NOC)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  549 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  608 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,157
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Northrop Grumman and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NOC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NOC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/18/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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