Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC)

388.15
NYSE
Prev Close 396.57
Day Low/High 387.47 / 396.04
52 Wk Low/High 282.88 / 408.03
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 160.11B
Market Cap 63.49B
P/E Ratio 20.32
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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Enter Sandman, Rising Yields, Fed Heads Talk and Walk, Ford, Trading Raytheon

Enter Sandman, Rising Yields, Fed Heads Talk and Walk, Ford, Trading Raytheon

Nancy Pelosi and Mitch McConnell have plenty more up their sleeves. The appearance of having gained the upper hand is more important to them than your P/L ratio.

Let's Dissect Lockheed Martin's F-35 Production News

Let's Dissect Lockheed Martin's F-35 Production News

The announcement is welcome because it ensures production predictability, though deliveries scheduled for next year have come down a bit.

Retreat, Tuesday's Market, Defense Sector Stocks, Trading 3 Names, Lam Research

Retreat, Tuesday's Market, Defense Sector Stocks, Trading 3 Names, Lam Research

The U.S. evacuation of Kabul is not really a market story, but it is deeply embarrassing, and an obvious weight upon sentiment.

What the Fed Said and Did, Robinhood IPO, Trading Ford, Facebook and ServiceNow

What the Fed Said and Did, Robinhood IPO, Trading Ford, Facebook and ServiceNow

Are traders and investors confused? Possibly. Was that the intent? No, but I think Jerome Powell is fine with that.

China 'Rules', Defense Stocks, Infrastructure Package, FOMC, Earnings

China 'Rules', Defense Stocks, Infrastructure Package, FOMC, Earnings

What if Beijing plays the power game with foreign firms reliant upon Chinese revenue, Chinese labor, or simply Chinese economic growth?

Economics for Dummies, Fed Recap, Fun With Jobs Math, Amazon, Buying ServiceNow

Economics for Dummies, Fed Recap, Fun With Jobs Math, Amazon, Buying ServiceNow

The differences in approach between the two most basic strategies for how to grow an economy are as stark as the division they cause among economists.

I'm Not Crazy About Boeing but There's a Trade to Be Made

I'm Not Crazy About Boeing but There's a Trade to Be Made

I'm going to like BA at some point but I don't think I'm there yet.

Suez Salvation Plan, Stimulate U.S. Shipbuilding, Berkshire's Helping Hand

Suez Salvation Plan, Stimulate U.S. Shipbuilding, Berkshire's Helping Hand

Plus, Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Richard Clarida talks about inflation, though his description doesn't sound "transitory."

Market Aground, Durable Goods Blues, Gimme Shelter, Pulp Fact (not Fiction)

Market Aground, Durable Goods Blues, Gimme Shelter, Pulp Fact (not Fiction)

Plus, there are reasons to have serious reservations about an International Monetary Fund "aid plan" allegedly to poor countries.

My Thursday Buying Spree, French Canary, Outworking the Enemy, FedEx Rocks

My Thursday Buying Spree, French Canary, Outworking the Enemy, FedEx Rocks

Word that the French government is locking down activity in certain regions due to a Covid re-emergence shouldn't be ignored.

3 Ways Investors Can Play Defense

3 Ways Investors Can Play Defense

An in-depth look at a trio of leading aerospace & defense stocks, with all offering a combination of strong growth and solid income.

Doors and Catalysts, Nasdaq Resistance, China Trouble? Trading Defense Stocks

Doors and Catalysts, Nasdaq Resistance, China Trouble? Trading Defense Stocks

We can still look forward to that always elusive 'follow through' day for the Nasdaq.

A Top 2021 Stock for Dividend Safety and Total Return

A Top 2021 Stock for Dividend Safety and Total Return

The best dividend stocks combine a market-beating yield, a long history of dividend growth, and a safe dividend payout.

I See a Great 'Defense' for Your Portfolio

I See a Great 'Defense' for Your Portfolio

Huntington Ingalls Industries looks like it's ready for action.

Sloppy Wednesday? Macro-Economic Data, Rising PC Demand, Best Steel Stock

Sloppy Wednesday? Macro-Economic Data, Rising PC Demand, Best Steel Stock

Beyond the impacts of the pandemic, the political environment and its impact on potential policy have taken center stage.

Defend Your Portfolio With Dividends

Defend Your Portfolio With Dividends

This shipbuilder for the U.S. Navy provides dividend growth at a discount.

Trump Stocks, Biden Stocks - How to Navigate the Election Unknown

Trump Stocks, Biden Stocks - How to Navigate the Election Unknown

Perhaps the best thing for the markets that might come out of Tuesday's election would be certainty, regardless of outcome.

Red Monday, Virus Rattles Market, Political Picture, Aerospace & Defense Stocks

Red Monday, Virus Rattles Market, Political Picture, Aerospace & Defense Stocks

This is a major earnings week, electoral risk is real, the virus is already slowing velocity, and the cavalry (fiscal policy) is not coming. Sometimes, circling the wagons is not the worst idea.

4 Straight Days, Troubling Trend?, Dollar Weakness, FDA Meets, Pfizer Vaccine

4 Straight Days, Troubling Trend?, Dollar Weakness, FDA Meets, Pfizer Vaccine

Several sessions over the past 10 days have seen increased trading volume at the NYSE, but not the Nasdaq, and for the S&P 500, but not the Nasdaq Composite. Is this professional risk reduction?

What Tuesday Was, Nasdaq 100 Is Key, Halftime for a Vaccine, Nike Crushes It

What Tuesday Was, Nasdaq 100 Is Key, Halftime for a Vaccine, Nike Crushes It

What We Need Now? Pure and simple. Follow through. Equity markets have to follow through.

Hold the Champagne, Big Nuke News, My Adobe Miscue: Market Recon

Hold the Champagne, Big Nuke News, My Adobe Miscue: Market Recon

Plus, Kansas City Southern rejects a reported takeover overture.

Big Tech's Big Night, Eyeing Amazon, My Kodak Moment, Powell's Blunt Assessment

Big Tech's Big Night, Eyeing Amazon, My Kodak Moment, Powell's Blunt Assessment

The Fed has done a lot, and is willing to do even more, but for now, is watching Congress. The fiscal side is where the next shoe falls.

These Aviation & Space Plays Are Looking Up

These Aviation & Space Plays Are Looking Up

From military jets to space travel, here are a bunch of stocks to consider.

Earnings in Full Swing, Workplace Evolution, Fed Day

Earnings in Full Swing, Workplace Evolution, Fed Day

There was a mild increase in trading volume at the New York Stock Exchange, but it was a rotational shift.

Morning Coffee, and Earnings

Good morning folks, I once again have the pleasure of sitting in for Doug and it's going to be a doozie of a day between March quarter earnings this morning from Boeing , Yum! Brands , General Dynamics , Northrop Grumman , General Electric and Maste...

Lockheed Martin: The Good, the Bad, the 'I Don't Know'

Lockheed Martin: The Good, the Bad, the 'I Don't Know'

Still love the name. But today I'm just being a trader.