Orbital Sciences Corp Company Profile (NYSE:ORB)

About Orbital Sciences Corp (NYSE:ORB)

Orbital Sciences Corp logoOrbital Sciences Corporation develops and manufactures rockets and space systems for commercial, military and civil government customers, including the United States Department of Defense (DoD), the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), other Unites States Government agencies and commercial satellite operators. The Company operates in three segments, including launch vehicles, satellites and space systems, and advanced space programs. Launch Vehicles segment includes rockets that are used as space launch vehicles. Satellites and Space Systems segment satellites that are used to enable communications and broadcasting, conduct space-related scientific research, other deep-space exploration missions and demonstrate new space technologies. Advanced Space Programs segment includes human-rated space systems for Earth-orbit and deep-space exploration, and satellites used for national security space programs and to demonstrate new space technologies.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrials
  • Industry: Spacecraft Manufacturing
  • Sub-Industry: Aerospace & Defense
  • Symbol: NYSE:ORB
  • CUSIP: 68556410
  • Web: www.orbital.com/
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $50.00
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $43.00
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0
  • Dividend Yield: 1.0%
  • Net Margins: 6.27%
  • Return on Equity: 10.11%
  • Return on Assets: 6.40%

Frequently Asked Questions for Orbital Sciences Corp (NYSE:ORB)

What is Orbital Sciences Corp's stock symbol?

Orbital Sciences Corp trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ORB."

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

What is Orbital Sciences Corp's stock price today?

One share of Orbital Sciences Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $28.64.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Orbital Sciences Corp (NYSE ORB)
Community Ranking:  3.8 out of 5 (  )
Outperform Votes:  52 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  17 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  69
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Orbital Sciences Corp (NYSE:ORB) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Orbital Sciences Corp (NYSE:ORB)
No equities research coverage for this company has been tracked by MarketBeat.com


Earnings History for Orbital Sciences Corp (NYSE:ORB)
Earnings by Quarter for Orbital Sciences Corp (NYSE:ORB)
Earnings History by Quarter for Orbital Sciences Corp (NYSE ORB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/16/2014Q314$0.27$0.38$365.91 million$338.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/17/2014Q214$0.29$0.34$357.90 million$318.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/17/2014Q114$0.25$0.23$345.30 million$323.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2014Q413$0.28$0.30$397.40 million$375.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/17/2013Q313$0.23$0.26$360.08 million$322.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/18/2013Q2 2013$0.23$0.27$358.34 million$333.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2013Q1 2013$0.23$0.33$354.05 million$334.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/14/2013Q4 2012$0.21$0.29$359.73 million$354.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/18/2012$0.25$0.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/19/2012$0.24$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/20/2012$0.23$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2012$0.20$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/20/2011$0.23$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2011$0.22$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2011$0.17$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2011$0.23$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Orbital Sciences Corp (NYSE:ORB)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.00 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.00 EPS


Dividend History for Orbital Sciences Corp (NYSE:ORB)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Orbital Sciences Corp (NYSE:ORB)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Orbital Sciences Corp (NYSE:ORB)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Orbital Sciences Corp (NYSE:ORB)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/13/2013David ThompsonCEOSell10,000$22.18$221,800.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2013David W ThompsonCEOSell15,000$23.16$347,400.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2013Janice I ObuchowskiDirectorSell15,000$23.25$348,750.00View SEC Filing  
10/10/2013Hollis ThompsonVPSell1,000$22.00$22,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/26/2013Hollis ThompsonVPSell3,000$20.84$62,520.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013Hollis ThompsonVPSell2,452$18.79$46,073.08View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013Harrison H SchmittDirectorSell5,000$18.05$90,250.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013Ronald J/Va GrabeEVPSell24,209$18.25$441,814.25View SEC Filing  
12/20/2012Antonio L EliasEVPSell50,000$13.60$680,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Orbital Sciences Corp (NYSE:ORB)
Latest Headlines for Orbital Sciences Corp (NYSE:ORB)
bizjournals.com logoULA to launch SNC's Dream Chaser for NASA resupply flights
www.bizjournals.com - July 19 at 8:29 PM
abcnews.go.com logoEnormous Stratolaunch aircraft rolled out for first time
abcnews.go.com - June 1 at 7:53 PM
msn.com logoCommercial Space Travel Will Soon Become A Reality
www.msn.com - April 8 at 6:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTransDigm Q1 Earnings and Revenues Miss, Shares Down - Analyst Blog
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 11:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAlliant (ATK) Beats Earnings Estimates on Lower Share Count - Analyst Blog
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 11:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoOrbital ATK (OA) Set to Flourish on Merger Synergies - Analyst Blog
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 11:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSpaceX rocket, carrying supplies to space station, explodes after launch
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 11:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSpaceX rocket failure raises questions about space station's vital supplies
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 11:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoReport: Orbital faces risks in resuming space station runs
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 11:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEngine firm to pay Orbital $50 million after NASA launch pad explosion
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 11:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTarget of the Week: Orbital and Its Loss of Altitude
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 11:44 AM
News IconPutin may be rekindling the space race between Russia and the US
www.businessinsider.com - April 4 at 4:27 AM
seekingalpha.com logoDefense Sector Update January 30th-February 5th: Raytheon, Lockheed And Missile Defense
seekingalpha.com - February 7 at 9:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEco-Wise Element Brand Launches In Arizona
finance.yahoo.com - December 21 at 9:54 AM
nbcnews.com logoWhat's the Hold-Up at SpaceX?
www.nbcnews.com - December 13 at 7:28 PM



Orbital Sciences Corp (ORB) Chart for Thursday, July, 20, 2017

This page was last updated on 7/20/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff