Today’s top gainers include the company Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) which is in the industry Aerospace/Defense – Major Diversified, gaining -0.26% today. In the last week its performance is -0.84%, and 9.85% for the past quarter. Currently, Northrop Grumman Corporation, NOC has a target price of 220.77, so today’s gain of -0.26% 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 39376.48, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.50%, and institutional ownership is 84.10%.
At the current price of 219.02, it has a dividend yield of 1.64%, and its target price is 220.77. This is with a profit margin of 8.80%, and total debt/equity of 1.14. Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has a P/E of 19.95, as well as a forward P/E of 18.26.
With a current EPS of 11.01, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 12.38%,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 9.16%.
Performance for the year is 35.04%. Since its IPO date on 12/31/1981, the total performance to date is 17.29%.
Volume today for Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC), is 425012, while its average volume is 966.67. Whilst the total gain today was -0.26%, it did have a day high of -2.27%.
Volatility for this week has been at 1.62%, and 1.36% for the month. The 52-week low for Northrop Grumman Corporation, NOC has been 46.35%, while the 52-week-high has reached -2.27%.
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 12.90%. With a sales growth of 0.00% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Northrop Grumman Corporation, NOC is in the sector Industrial Goods, its long-term debt/equity is 1.14, and has a current ratio of 1.2 and 1 for quick ratio.
So what is the value of Northrop Grumman Corporation? Well its PEG is 2.18, and the P/S is 1.67, along with a P/B of 7.08. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 30.84.