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

$381.64
+0.14 (+0.04 %)
(As of 01/26/2020 04:51 AM ET)
Today's Range
$380.20
Now: $381.64
$384.18
50-Day Range
$338.56
MA: $359.47
$383.78
52-Week Range
$263.29
Now: $381.64
$384.68
Volume732,462 shs
Average Volume953,738 shs
Market Capitalization$64.32 billion
P/E Ratio21.60
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$26.67 per share
Book Value$48.23 per share

Profitability

Net Income$3.23 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees85,000
Market Cap$64.32 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 given a dividend of $1.32 per share on Wednesday, December 18th. This represents a $5.28 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.38%. 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 announced that its Board of Directors has approved 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 stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are usually a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Northrop Grumman's earnings last quarter?

Northrop Grumman Co. (NYSE:NOC) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 24th. The aerospace company reported $5.49 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $4.74 by $0.75. The aerospace company earned $8.48 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $8.56 billion. Northrop Grumman had a net margin of 9.05% and a return on equity of 39.12%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 4.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $6.54 earnings per share. 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 price target have analysts set for NOC?

13 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Northrop Grumman's shares. Their forecasts range from $300.00 to $455.00. On average, they expect Northrop Grumman's stock price to reach $380.30 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.4%. 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 extremely negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Northrop Grumman earned a coverage optimism score of -4.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the aerospace company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Northrop Grumman.

Are investors shorting Northrop Grumman?

Northrop Grumman saw a increase in short interest in 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. Approximately 1.2% of the shares of the stock 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 a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Johanson Financial Advisors Inc. (0.33%), New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.14%), Calamos Advisors LLC (0.09%), Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.08%), Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd. (0.08%) and Huntington National Bank (0.06%). 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, New York State Teachers Retirement System, CX Institutional, OLD National Bancorp IN, Strs Ohio, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, United Services Automobile Association and Tocqueville Asset Management L.P.. 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Johanson Financial Advisors Inc., Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd., Artemis Investment Management LLP, Campbell Newman Asset Management Inc., GPM Growth Investors Inc., Abner Herrman & Brock LLC, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC and WealthBridge Investment Counsel Inc.. 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 $381.64.

How big of a company is Northrop Grumman?

Northrop Grumman has a market capitalization of $64.32 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:  552 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  609 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,161
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 1/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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