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Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC)

NYSE: NOC · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
364.09 1.42 (0.39%)
Dec 8, 2021 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
Market Cap57.29B
Revenue (ttm)37.24B
Net Income (ttm)4.63B
Shares Out157.34M
EPS (ttm)28.35
PE Ratio12.84
Forward PE14.58
Dividend$6.16 (1.69%)
Ex-Dividend DateNov 26, 2021
Volume446,009
Open363.54
Previous Close362.67
Day's Range362.36 - 367.33
52-Week Range282.88 - 408.03
Beta0.81
AnalystsBuy
Price Target399.35 (+9.7%)
Earnings DateOct 28, 2021

About NOC

Northrop Grumman Corporation operates as an aerospace and defense company worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Aeronautics Systems, Defense Systems, Mission Systems, and Space Systems. The Aeronautics Systems segment designs, develops, manufactures, integrates, and sustains aircraft systems for strategic and tactical intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) missions; and long-range strike aircraft systems, tactical fighter aircrafts, and airborne battle management systems. The Defense Systems segment offers weapon ...

IndustryAerospace & Defense
Founded1939
CEOWesley Bush
Employees97,000
Stock ExchangeNYSE
Ticker SymbolNOC
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 17 analysts, the average rating for NOC stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 399.35, which is an increase of 9.68% from the latest price.

Price Target
$399.35
(9.68% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy

News

America's chronic labor shortage is 'primary focus' for Northrop Grumman in 2022, CEO says

Warden's comments come on the heels of a jobs report that shows the U.S. economy created far fewer jobs than expected in November.

5 days ago - CNBC

I think we're still in early development stage for space capability, says Northrop's CEO

Kathy Warden, Northrop Grumman CEO and chairman, joins 'Squawk on the Street' to discuss space exploration and the opportunities in businesses.

5 days ago - CNBC Television

7 Stocks to Buy to Build Your Own ‘Elon Musk' Portfolio

We all know the power of a tweet from Elon Musk. Here are seven stocks to buy before he calls attention to them on social media.

1 week ago - InvestorPlace

Northrop, Lockheed, Raytheon selected to develop U.S. hypersonic defense -document

Northrop Grumman, Lockheed Martin and Raytheon have been selected to research and develop a missile system for the Pentagon that would be able to defend against a hypersonic weapons attack, according to...

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2 weeks ago - Reuters

3 Aerospace-Defense Stocks to Watch Amid Supply Chain Woes

Improving air traffic trends and a solid U.S. defense budget should benefit companies in the aerospace-defense industry. Yet supply chain issues remain a concern.

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2 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Northrop Grumman Elects Tom Wilson Corporate Vice President and President, Space Systems; Blake Larson to Retire

FALLS CHURCH, Va., Nov. 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --  Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announces that its board of directors has elected Tom Wilson corporate vice president and president, Space ...

2 weeks ago - GlobeNewsWire

Northrop Grumman Board Declares Quarterly Dividend

FALLS CHURCH, Va., Nov. 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The board of directors of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) declared a quarterly dividend of $1.57 per share on Northrop Grumman common stock,...

3 weeks ago - GlobeNewsWire

Northrop Grumman leads team to design an astronaut transportation vehicle for the lunar surface

Aerospace prime Northrop Grumman is leading a team that includes AVL, Intuitive Machines, Lunar Outpost, and Michelin, to design a vehicle to transport Artemis astronauts around the moon. The Lunar Terr...

3 weeks ago - TechCrunch

How Are Aerospace & Defense ETFs Reacting to Q3 Earnings?

We highlight the impact of a few big earnings releases on the aerospace and defence industry pertaining to ETFs with decent exposure to these companies amid the pandemic.

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3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Northrop Grumman Announces New $500 Million Accelerated Share Repurchase Agreement

FALLS CHURCH, Va., Nov. 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) today announced that it has entered into an accelerated share repurchase (ASR) agreement with Goldman Sachs ...

1 month ago - GlobeNewsWire

Northrop Grumman stock prediction after delivering mixed Q3 results

On Thursday, Northrop Grumman Corp (NYSE:NOC) shares declined by nearly 7% after announcing its most recent quarterly results. The international aerospace and defence company reported its fiscal third-q...

1 month ago - Invezz

Northrop Grumman (NOC) Beats on Q3 Earnings, Ups 2021 EPS View

Northrop Grumman (NOC) Q3 sales of $8,720 million miss the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 1.7% and decrease 4% from the year-ago quarter's $9,083 million.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Northrop Grumman (NOC) Q3 Earnings Surpass Estimates

Northrop Grumman (NOC) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 11.80% and -1.70%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Northrop beats profit estimates on strong demand in space unit; raises forecast

(Reuters) -Northrop Grumman Corp on Thursday reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, driven by strong demand in its fast-growing space unit, prompting the U.S. defense contractor to raise its ...

1 month ago - Reuters

Northrop Grumman Releases Third Quarter 2021 Financial Results

FALLS CHURCH, Va., Oct. 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has released its third quarter 2021 financial results. A copy of the earnings release has been furnished in ...

1 month ago - GlobeNewsWire

Will Lower Expenses Aid Northrop Grumman (NOC) in Q3 Earnings?

Northrop Grumman's (NOC) Q3 results are expected to benefit from lower corporate unallocated expense. Mixed segmental performance is likely to have influenced its overall quarterly performance.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Northrop Grumman (NOC) Earnings Expected to Grow: What to Know Ahead of Next Week's Release

Northrop Grumman (NOC) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

4 Robotics Stocks to Buy Now That Amazon's Astro Is a Thing

AMZN stock, ABB stock, IRBT stock, and NOC stock should all get a big lift from the increased use of robotics going forward. The post 4 Robotics Stocks to Buy Now That Amazon's Astro Is a Thing appeared...

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1 month ago - InvestorPlace

Final Trades: Northrop Grumman, Hostess, Microsoft & more

The "Halftime Report" traders give their top picks to watch for the second half.

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1 month ago - CNBC Television

Here's How Much $100 Invested In Northrop Grumman 15 Years Ago Would Be Worth Today

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) has outperformed the market over the past 90 days by 7.55%, generating a 8.77% return for its investors over the time period. Now, given this information, it may seem like pr...

1 month ago - Benzinga

Northrop Grumman Goes All-In on Space Tow Trucks

Northrop rolled the dice, and won itself a monopoly market in space (for now).

1 month ago - The Motley Fool

Are Investors Undervaluing Northrop Grumman (NOC) Right Now?

Here at Zacks, our focus is on the proven Zacks Rank system, which emphasizes earnings estimates and estimate revisions to find great stocks. Nevertheless, we are always paying attention to the latest v...

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Northrop Grumman (NOC) Hits 52-Week High, Can the Run Continue?

Northrop Grumman (NOC) is at a 52-week high, but can investors hope for more gains in the future? We take a look at the company's fundamentals for clues.

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

7 Defense Stocks to Watch as Taiwan Tensions Heighten

Although tensions between China and Taiwan are nothing new, the latest wave of escalations put a new focus on defense stocks. The post 7 Defense Stocks to Watch as Taiwan Tensions Heighten appeared firs...

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2 months ago - InvestorPlace

Raytheon Missiles & Defense, Northrop Grumman successfully test fire hypersonic weapon

TUCSON, Ariz., Sept. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Missiles & Defense, a Raytheon Technologies (NYSE: RTX) business, in partnership with Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC), successfully completed the firs...

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2 months ago - PRNewsWire