Today’s top gainers include the company Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) which is in the industry Aerospace/Defense – Major Diversified, gaining 1.76% today. In the last week its performance is 3.37%, and 0.87% for the past quarter. Currently, Northrop Grumman Corporation, NOC has a target price of 233.58, so today’s gain of 1.76% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.07%.
Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC), has a market cap of 38615.57, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.30%, and institutional ownership is 84.20%.
At the current price of 215.85, it has a dividend yield of 1.67%, and its target price is 233.58. This is with a profit margin of 8.70%, and total debt/equity of 0. Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has a P/E of 19.42, as well as a forward P/E of 18.61.
With a current EPS of 11.12, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 5.07%,Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 10.10%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 8.26%.
Performance for the year is 30.96%. Since its IPO date on 12/31/1981, the total performance to date is 15.78%.
Volume today for Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC), is 736900, while its average volume is 947.02. Whilst the total gain today was 1.76%, it did have a day high of -3.28%.
Volatility for this week has been at 1.14%, and 1.17% for the month. The 52-week low for Northrop Grumman Corporation, NOC has been 35.67%, while the 52-week-high has reached -3.28%.
Looking at its return of investments, which is 19.10%, and its return on assets is 8.50%. Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has an operating margin of 12.80%. With a sales growth of 1.80% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Northrop Grumman Corporation, NOC is in the sector Industrial Goods, its long-term debt/equity is 1.12, and has a current ratio of 1.1 and 0.9 for quick ratio.
So what is the value of Northrop Grumman Corporation? Well its PEG is 2.35, and the P/S is 1.63, along with a P/B of 6.84. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 33.9.