Orbital ATK Company Profile (NYSE:OA)

About Orbital ATK

Orbital ATK logoOrbital ATK, Inc. is an aerospace and defense systems company and supplier of related products to the United States Government, allied nations, prime contractors and other customers. The Company's segments include Flight Systems Group, Defense Systems Group, Space Systems Group and Corporate. Its products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; satellites and associated components and services; tactical missiles, subsystems and defense electronics, and precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition. The Flight Systems Group segment consists of Launch Vehicles Division, Propulsion Systems Division and Aerospace Structures Division. The Defense Systems Group segment consists of Armament Systems Division, Defense Electronic Division, Missile Products Division and Small Caliber Systems Division. The Space Systems Group consists of Commercial Satellites Division, Government Satellites Division, Space Components Division and Technical Services Division.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Aerospace
  • Industry: Aerospace/Defense Products & Services
  • Sub-Industry: Aerospace & Defense
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: OA
  • CUSIP: 01880410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $89.37
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $88.33
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $81.52
  • 52-Week Range: $67.04 - $91.36
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.69
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.92
  • P/E Growth: 1.60
  • Market Cap: $5.25B
  • Outstanding Shares: 58,599,000
  • Beta: -0.25
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 5.94%
  • Return on Equity: 16.55%
  • Return on Assets: 5.93%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Orbital ATK (NYSE:OA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 9 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.82)
Consensus Price Target: $99.78 (11.46% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Orbital ATK (NYSE:OA)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/19/2017SunTrust Banks, Inc.Initiated CoverageBuy$106.00View Rating Details
12/5/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuy$100.00 -> $110.00View Rating Details
11/14/2016Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
10/21/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$100.00View Rating Details
8/23/2016ArgusDowngradeBuy -> Hold$91.75View Rating Details
8/11/2016KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight$106.00 -> $98.00View Rating Details
8/11/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetOverweight$108.00 -> $97.00View Rating Details
8/10/2016Cowen and CompanyDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
4/12/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Boost Price TargetBuy$103.00 -> $107.00View Rating Details
3/2/2016Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$102.00 -> $100.00View Rating Details
3/2/2016Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy$100.00 -> $95.00View Rating Details
12/28/2015CL KingInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/19/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Orbital ATK (NYSE:OA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/10/2016        
8/10/2016Q216$1.32$1.35$1.13 billion$1.05 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q116$1.31$1.31$1.14 billion$1.07 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/29/2016Q415$1.11$1.45$1.11 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q315$1.10$1.35$1.09 billion$1.13 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q215$1.02$1.28$1.08 billion$1.13 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/28/2015Q115$1.10$1.14$1.15 billion$1.12 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/28/2015Q315$2.89$3.02$1.26 billion$1.25 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q215$2.95$3.00$1.27 billion$1.27 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q115$2.44$2.86$1.24 billion$1.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/15/2014Q414$2.40$2.90$1.32 billion$1.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/30/2014Q314$2.00$2.87$1.19 billion$1.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q214$2.22$2.86$1.09 billion$1.14 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q1 2014$1.93$2.24$1.03 billion$1.08 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q4 2013$1.98$2.23$1.09 billion$1.15 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/5/2013Q3 2013$1.71$2.03$1,000.00 million$1.06 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2012Q213$1.48$1.86$990.50 million$1.07 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2012$1.39$2.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012$1.69$1.86ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2012$2.02$1.51ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2011$2.05$2.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$2.00$2.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$1.94$2.10ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2011$1.98$2.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Orbital ATK (NYSE:OA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.50 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $6.00 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20164$1.22$1.35$1.29
Q2 20163$1.34$1.41$1.38
Q3 20163$1.35$1.45$1.41
Q4 20163$1.40$1.46$1.43
Q1 20171$1.37$1.37$1.37
Q2 20171$1.40$1.40$1.40
Q3 20171$1.56$1.56$1.56
Q4 20171$1.65$1.65$1.65
Q1 20181$1.42$1.42$1.42
Q2 20181$1.45$1.45$1.45
Q3 20181$1.65$1.65$1.65
Q4 20181$1.74$1.74$1.74
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Orbital ATK (NYSE:OA)
Annual Dividend:$1.20
Dividend Yield:1.34%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:27.15% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
21.82% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
20.00% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Orbital ATK (NYSE:OA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/2/2016quarterly$0.301.66%11/14/201611/16/201612/1/2016
8/4/2016quarterly$0.301.37%9/2/20169/7/20169/22/2016
5/4/2016quarterly$0.301.38%6/6/20166/8/20166/23/2016
2/5/2016quarterly$0.301.41%3/3/20163/7/20163/24/2016
11/3/2015quarterly$0.261.2%11/16/201511/18/201512/10/2015
8/6/2015quarterly$0.261.35%8/31/20159/2/20159/24/2015
3/13/2015quarterly$0.261.35%6/4/20156/8/20156/25/2015
1/22/2015quarterly$0.320.97%1/29/20152/2/20152/6/2015
10/28/2014quarterly$0.321.05%11/17/201411/19/201412/11/2014
7/30/2014quarterly$0.320.99%8/29/20149/3/20149/25/2014
5/6/2014quarterly$0.320.83%5/29/20146/2/20146/26/2014
1/30/2014quarterly$0.320.89%2/28/20143/4/20143/27/2014
11/5/2013quarterly$0.260.93%11/18/201311/20/201312/12/2013
7/31/2013quarterly$0.261.09%8/30/20139/4/20139/26/2013
5/1/2013quarterly$0.261.4%5/30/20136/3/20136/27/2013
2/1/2013quarterly$0.261.64%3/1/20133/5/20133/28/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Orbital ATK (NYSE:OA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 89.97%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/3/2016Thomas E MccabeVPSell152$86.47$13,143.44View SEC Filing  
6/2/2016Frank L Jr. CulbertsonEVPSell550$88.76$48,818.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2016David W ThompsonCEOSell5,000$87.02$435,100.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2016Thomas E MccabeVPSell495$79.76$39,481.20View SEC Filing  
2/17/2016Thomas E MccabeVPSell1,501$83.79$125,768.79View SEC Filing  
2/4/2016Thomas E MccabeVPSell1,461$88.87$129,839.07View SEC Filing  
1/6/2016Scott L WebsterDirectorSell1,392$94.00$130,848.00View SEC Filing  
1/4/2016Scott L. WebsterDirectorSell2,519$88.88$223,888.72View SEC Filing  
12/14/2015Frank L Jr. CulbertsonEVPSell500$83.14$41,570.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2015Scott L WebsterDirectorSell1,407$84.40$118,750.80View SEC Filing  
8/31/2015Frank L Jr. CulbertsonEVPSell1,000$76.00$76,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2015Mark W DeyoungDirectorSell144,221$73.90$10,657,931.90View SEC Filing  
6/4/2015Blake E LarsonCOOSell5,000$72.69$363,450.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2015Mark W DeyoungDirectorSell48,751$67.69$3,299,955.19View SEC Filing  
11/11/2013Christine Ann WolfVPSell1,498$114.74$171,880.52View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Orbital ATK (NYSE:OA)
DateHeadline
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoSpaceX Falcon rocket poised for flight from historic NASA launchpad (NYSE:OA)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 18 at 11:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLaunch of SpaceX Falcon rocket aborted seconds before liftoff (NYSE:OA)
finance.yahoo.com - February 18 at 11:50 AM
4-traders.com logoOrbital ATK : Shows Wide Range of Defense, Aerospace and Space Capabilities at IDEX 2017 (NYSE:OA)
www.4-traders.com - February 17 at 4:39 PM
bizjournals.com logoOrbital ATK Inc. (NYSE: OA) looking to put financial losses from ... - Washington Business Journal (NYSE:OA)
www.bizjournals.com - February 17 at 8:18 AM
News IconMarket Scope: Viewing Shares of Orbital ATK, Inc. (NYSE:OA) - The Standard (NYSE:OA)
6milestandard.com - February 16 at 6:33 PM
bizjournals.com logoOrbital ATK looking to put financial losses from 2012 ammo contract behind it (NYSE:OA)
www.bizjournals.com - February 16 at 6:33 PM
bizjournals.com logoOrbital ATK looking to put financial losses from 2012 ammo contract behind it (NYSE:OA)
www.bizjournals.com - February 16 at 6:33 PM
4-traders.com logoOrbital ATK : Awarded Integration Contract for Multipurpose Satellite by U.S. Air Force (NYSE:OA)
www.4-traders.com - February 13 at 9:41 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoOrbital ATK Awarded Integration Contract for Multipurpose Satellite by U.S. Air Force (NYSE:OA)
finance.yahoo.com - February 13 at 9:41 AM
bizjournals.com logoOrbital sues DARPA over satellite-repair robot contract - Washington Business Journal (NYSE:OA)
www.bizjournals.com - February 10 at 1:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoOrbital ATK Demonstrates Advanced Gun Systems and Ammunition Capabilities at Bushmaster User Conference (NYSE:OA)
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 8:03 PM
bizjournals.com logoOrbital sues DARPA over satellite-repair robot contract (NYSE:OA)
www.bizjournals.com - February 8 at 7:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOrbital ATK Awarded $45 Million to Develop and Qualify Next Generation, Advanced Multi-Purpose Tank Ammunition (NYSE:OA)
finance.yahoo.com - February 8 at 7:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo1:31 pm Orbital ATK announces a $45 mln dollar contract to complete development of the next generation 120 mm multi-purpose round for the Abrams Main Battle Tank (NYSE:OA)
finance.yahoo.com - February 8 at 7:54 PM
News IconWhat you need to know about Orbital ATK Inc’s (OA) growth? (NYSE:OA)
simplywall.st - February 5 at 6:45 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoU.S. firm Orbital sues Heckler & Koch over XM25 weapon (NYSE:OA)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 2 at 7:53 PM
capitalcube.com logoOrbital ATK, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:OA) : February 1, 2017 (NYSE:OA)
www.capitalcube.com - February 1 at 8:05 PM
News IconWhat are Research Firms Saying About Orbital ATK Inc (NYSE:OA)? - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:OA)
aikenadvocate.com - February 1 at 1:01 AM
nasdaq.com logoWill Orbital ATK (OA) Prove to Be an Appropriate Value Pick? - Nasdaq (NYSE:OA)
www.nasdaq.com - February 1 at 1:01 AM
capitalcube.com logoOrbital ATK, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : OA-US : January 31, 2017 (NYSE:OA)
www.capitalcube.com - January 31 at 7:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWill Orbital ATK (OA) Prove to Be an Appropriate Value Pick? (NYSE:OA)
finance.yahoo.com - January 31 at 7:59 PM
bizjournals.com logoThis Tucson aerospace company debuts world’s smallest satellite launcher rocket (NYSE:OA)
www.bizjournals.com - January 30 at 7:38 PM
bizjournals.com logo​Critics fear DARPA program could undermine Orbital ATK's commercial satellite business - Washington Business Journal (NYSE:OA)
www.bizjournals.com - January 29 at 7:27 PM
bizjournals.com logo​Critics fear DARPA program could undermine Orbital ATK’s commercial satellite business (NYSE:OA)
www.bizjournals.com - January 28 at 5:26 AM
4-traders.com logoOrbital ATK : Receives $50 Million in Orders to Supply Ammunition to U.S. Army and International Allies (NYSE:OA)
www.4-traders.com - January 24 at 12:19 AM
4-traders.com logoOrbital ATK : Contributions Critical to United Launch Alliance Atlas V SBIRS GEO Flight 3 Satellite Launch (NYSE:OA)
www.4-traders.com - January 23 at 9:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoOrbital ATK Receives $50 Million in Orders to Supply Ammunition to U.S. Army and International Allies (NYSE:OA)
finance.yahoo.com - January 23 at 9:44 AM
News IconOrbital ATK Inc (OA) is Initiated by SunTrust to Buy - Highland Mirror (NYSE:OA)
www.highlandmirror.com - January 21 at 6:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCoverage initiated on Orbital ATK by SunTrust (NYSE:OA)
finance.yahoo.com - January 19 at 11:33 PM
News IconFirms & Funds Reinforcing Their Perception of Orbital ATK, Inc. (NYSE:OA) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:OA)
wsbeacon.com - January 19 at 12:36 AM
marketrealist.com logoROTH Capital Downgrades Vista Outdoor to ‘Neutral’ (NYSE:OA)
marketrealist.com - January 16 at 8:31 AM
thestreet.com logoSpaceX Has Plenty Riding On Its Launch This Saturday (NYSE:OA)
www.thestreet.com - January 13 at 11:42 PM
News IconWill The Needle Move For Orbital ATK Inc (NYSE:OA) Shares This Earnings Season? - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:OA)
wsbeacon.com - January 13 at 5:39 AM
seekingalpha.com logoOrbital ATK: Up, Up, And Away - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:OA)
seekingalpha.com - January 13 at 5:39 AM
capitalcube.com logoOrbital ATK, Inc. : OA-US: Dividend Analysis : November 16th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : January 12, 2017 (NYSE:OA)
www.capitalcube.com - January 12 at 7:36 PM
News IconEquity Review: Looking Closer at Shares of Orbital ATK, Inc. (NYSE:OA) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:OA)
wsbeacon.com - January 10 at 12:40 AM
News IconEnterprise Value Check for Orbital ATK, Inc. (NYSE:OA) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:OA)
wsbeacon.com - January 7 at 5:41 AM
News IconEV Check on Shares of Orbital ATK, Inc. (NYSE:OA) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:OA)
wsbeacon.com - December 31 at 6:43 PM
prnewswire.com logoHow These Aerospace Products & Services Stocks are Faring ... - PR Newswire (press release) (NYSE:OA)
www.prnewswire.com - December 31 at 12:21 AM
4-traders.com logoTransDigm Incorporated : How These Aerospace Products & Services Stocks are Faring? -- BWX Technologies, Hexcel, Orbital ATK, and TransDigm (NYSE:OA)
www.4-traders.com - December 30 at 9:18 AM
News IconInvestor Spotlight on Shares of Orbital ATK, Inc. (NYSE:OA) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:OA)
wsbeacon.com - December 24 at 6:28 PM
News IconOur Bully Pulpit Is Still Pretty Impressive (NYSE:OA)
countingpips.com - December 20 at 1:12 PM
publicnow.com logoOrbital ATK Takes NASA's Scientific Balloon Program to Record New Heights (NYSE:OA)
www.publicnow.com - December 20 at 1:12 PM
News IconEnterprise Value Review for Orbital ATK, Inc. (NYSE:OA) - OIB News (NYSE:OA)
oibnews.com - December 17 at 7:25 PM
fool.com logo2016: The Year Orbital ATK Returned to Space (NYSE:OA)
www.fool.com - December 16 at 7:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOrbital ATK Successfully Launches NASA’s CYGNSS Spacecraft Aboard Pegasus Rocket (NYSE:OA)
finance.yahoo.com - December 15 at 7:54 PM
4-traders.com logoOrbital ATK : Presolicitation Notice - AARGM Guidance Section and Control Section Repairs (NYSE:OA)
www.4-traders.com - December 14 at 7:42 PM
4-traders.com logoOrbital ATK : eyes more Florida launches, scrubs Monday (NYSE:OA)
www.4-traders.com - December 13 at 12:13 AM
News IconWatching the Numbers for Orbital ATK, Inc. (NYSE:OA) - Business Daily Leader (NYSE:OA)
businessdailyleader.com - December 10 at 9:08 AM
News IconLawsuit for Investors in Orbital ATK Inc. (NYSE:OA) Shares Announced by Shareholders Foundation - Yahoo Sports (NYSE:OA)
sports.yahoo.com - December 7 at 6:53 PM

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What is Orbital ATK's stock symbol?

Orbital ATK trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "OA."

How often does Orbital ATK pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Orbital ATK?

Orbital ATK declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 2nd. Investors of record on Wednesday, November 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.30 per share on Thursday, December 1st. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.34%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, November 14th.

Where is Orbital ATK's stock going? Where will Orbital ATK's stock price be in 2017?

11 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Orbital ATK's stock. Their predictions range from $91.75 to $110.00. On average, they expect Orbital ATK's share price to reach $99.78 in the next twelve months.

When will Orbital ATK announce their earnings?

Orbital ATK is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 10th 2016.

Who owns Orbital ATK stock?

Orbital ATK's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (3.61%), State Street Corp (2.86%), Alyeska Investment Group L.P. (2.25%), Iridian Asset Management LLC CT (2.11%), FMR LLC (1.76%) and Allianz Asset Management AG (1.39%). Company insiders that own Orbital ATK stock include Blake E Larson, David W Thompson, Frank L Jr Culbertson, Mark W Deyoung, Scott L Webster and Thomas E Mccabe.

Who sold Orbital ATK stock? Who is selling Orbital ATK stock?

Orbital ATK's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Roystone Capital Management LP, Employees Retirement System of Texas, AQR Capital Management LLC, Janus Capital Management LLC, Credit Agricole S A, Allianz Asset Management AG and NWQ Investment Management Company LLC. Company insiders that have sold Orbital ATK stock in the last year include David W Thompson, Frank L Jr Culbertson and Thomas E Mccabe.

Who bought Orbital ATK stock? Who is buying Orbital ATK stock?

Orbital ATK's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Iridian Asset Management LLC CT, Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, State Street Corp, Baird Financial Group Inc., AidennLair Capital Management LP and Guggenheim Capital LLC.

How do I buy Orbital ATK stock?

Shares of Orbital ATK can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Orbital ATK stock cost?

One share of Orbital ATK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $89.52.

Orbital ATK (NYSE:OA) Chart for Sunday, February, 19, 2017


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Last Updated on 2/19/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff