Stock Updates

How has Northrop Grumman Corporation:(NYSE:NOC) performed recently?

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 38926.48. It is in the Aerospace/Defense – Major Diversified industry and sector Industrial Goods, with a current P/E of 19.63, a forward P/E of 18.69 and EPS of 11.12. At a stock price of 219.64 (0.66%) it has a dividend yield of 1.65%.

EPS growth for the last five years have been 10.10%, more recently this last year it has grown by 6.50%. The next year growth is going to be about 6.04% and more long-term 8.26% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 3.90%. Sales growth for the past five years have been -3.50% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 1.80%.

For performance, Northrop Grumman Corporation the past week has seen a gain of -0.34%. For the last month performance for Northrop Grumman Corporation is -1.32%. While the last quarter is 2.41% and half year, 21.41%. Finally for the year, performance is 28.47%.

The 52-week high for Northrop Grumman Corporation, is at -2.00%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 46.76%. The 20-day simple moving average is 0.70% and 10.38% for the 200-day simple moving average.

Volatility for the week is at 0.83%, and for the month it is 1.15%. Northrop Grumman Corporation, has a target price of 229.17.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 1.12, and for total debt/equity Northrop Grumman Corporation has 0. The gross margin is 23.60%, while operating margin is 12.80%, the profit margin is 8.70%. The current ratio is 1.1 and the quick ratio is 0.9.

Insider ownership is at 0.50%, with instituitional ownership at 83.70%. Northrop Grumman Corporation has a payout ratio of 29.40%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 178.39. The shares float is 177.43, with the float short at 0.86%, with short ratio coming to 1.66.

In terms of returns, the return on assets see Northrop Grumman Corporation, get 8.50%, with its returns on investment at 19.10%. Return on equity is 36.40%. So will the investors see the target price of 229.17, reached soon?

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.


About the author

Stephen Butters

Leave a Comment