Northrop Grumman Corp. (NOC)

288.73
12.00 4.10
NYSE : Electronic Technology
Prev Close 301.10
Open 299.63
Day Low/High 286.95 / 300.31
52 Wk Low/High 263.31 / 385.00
Volume 1.06M
Avg Volume 894.10K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 166.70M
Market Cap 50.76B
EPS 13.30
P/E Ratio 23.47
Div & Yield 5.80 (1.73%)

Latest News

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.

What's Not to Like About the New Raytheon Technologies?

What's Not to Like About the New Raytheon Technologies?

This is day one of trading for a vastly changed company - Raytheon - now merged with United Technologies to form Raytheon Technologies.

The Pentagon Makes a Statement

The Pentagon Makes a Statement

I will be taking the very first step in rebuilding my long in LMT this morning as the market sagged, and I do think that an entry level for BA is around here someplace.

I Could Justify Adding to My Position in Lockheed Martin

I Could Justify Adding to My Position in Lockheed Martin

If the need arises to defend, or take to offense, Lockheed is at least as important as any other firm in the nation.

The Fed's Moves, Trading 5 Stocks, Coronavirus and the Market: Market Recon

The Fed's Moves, Trading 5 Stocks, Coronavirus and the Market: Market Recon

It's no secret that the Fed would like to get out of the short-term repo business.

Interpreting the U.S./China Trade Deal, Tax Cuts 2.0, Aerospace Stocks

Interpreting the U.S./China Trade Deal, Tax Cuts 2.0, Aerospace Stocks

Does such a large increase in Chinese spending on U.S. 'stuff' give reason to doubt that future action lives up to words on a page (or 86 pages for that matter)?

Iran Attacks, 8 Defense Stocks, the Energy Space in 2020: Market Recon

Iran Attacks, 8 Defense Stocks, the Energy Space in 2020: Market Recon

Apparently, unless the Iranian military simply does not train on their weapons, which I do not believe, the exercise was one of saving face... for now.

Jim Cramer: Here's My 'Threat of War' Portfolio

Jim Cramer: Here's My 'Threat of War' Portfolio

You asked for it, so here it is: This is where to put your money if the conflict with Iran gets out of control.

Rolling Up NOC

Northrop Grumman Is Poised to Scramble to New Highs

Northrop Grumman Is Poised to Scramble to New Highs

Let's review the latest charts and indicators of this defense contractor.

Shoot for the Stars With 7 High-Fliers in Airlines, Aviation & Aerospace

Shoot for the Stars With 7 High-Fliers in Airlines, Aviation & Aerospace

Don't let Boeing's problems lead you to ignore attractive opportunities in the sector.

What Now for Boeing? A Question Far Too Complex to Easily Answer

What Now for Boeing? A Question Far Too Complex to Easily Answer

There is less risk if one has the conviction of opinion in expressing their own view through several options strategies than there is in staking a claim in the equity space.

U.S. Defense Spending for 2020, and Trading Lockheed Martin

U.S. Defense Spending for 2020, and Trading Lockheed Martin

If you've ever read me, you know that I have long been involved with almost all of these defense stocks at one time or another.

Get Defensive: Top Stock Picks in Defense, From Drones to Space Systems

Get Defensive: Top Stock Picks in Defense, From Drones to Space Systems

Defense stocks offer both downside protection and potential upside.

Trucking, Rails and Trading Volume: Market Recon

Trucking, Rails and Trading Volume: Market Recon

Large-cap equity indices over a month have churned on lackluster interest outside of the high-frequency crowd, and the trucking and rail sectors are outperforming the indices this month.

China Trade, Next Brexit Vote, Fed Action, Trading Lockheed: Market Recon

China Trade, Next Brexit Vote, Fed Action, Trading Lockheed: Market Recon

The Trump and Xi administrations are at least looking at the same page. That's more than nothing.

Fortify Your Portfolio With These Best Bets in Defense Stocks

Fortify Your Portfolio With These Best Bets in Defense Stocks

'Playing defense' makes sense in this market.

Impeachment, Uncertainty and Markets, Reducing Exposure to Disney, Kratos

Impeachment, Uncertainty and Markets, Reducing Exposure to Disney, Kratos

Should these impeachment proceedings linger, this will be the first time that a reelection campaign is run under such conditions, meaning that the unpredictable becomes that much more predictable.

Pseudo QE, Essent Group's Essence and Datadog-Cisco Intrique: Market Recon

Pseudo QE, Essent Group's Essence and Datadog-Cisco Intrique: Market Recon

Plus, defense contractors remain stocks to own as geopolitical risk isn't going away.

Fed's Liquidity Quandary and Flying Over Northrop Grumman: Market Recon

Fed's Liquidity Quandary and Flying Over Northrop Grumman: Market Recon

Plus, here's a strategy for investing in oil that even the retail investor can employ.

Oil Supply, Saudi Attacks, Fed Rate Cuts and Netflix: Market Recon

Oil Supply, Saudi Attacks, Fed Rate Cuts and Netflix: Market Recon

The U.S. economy may see a real lift-off in consumer prices due to higher energy prices, even if certain sectors stand to benefit greatly -- as might the trade deficit.

Oil Attack's Ripple Effects and the Case for Defense Stocks: Market Recon

Oil Attack's Ripple Effects and the Case for Defense Stocks: Market Recon

The drone attacks on Saudi oil operations even could influence the Fed's thinking on inflation and rates.

Inverted Curve, Recession Risk and Defense Plays: Market Recon

Inverted Curve, Recession Risk and Defense Plays: Market Recon

Stocks to buy on this volatile global macro environment, and what needs to change to avoid a recession.

Northrop Grumman Looks Like It Can Fly Higher in the Weeks Ahead

Northrop Grumman Looks Like It Can Fly Higher in the Weeks Ahead

Let's look at the charts.

A Market in Correction, U.S./China Gang War, Apple Exposed: Market Recon

A Market in Correction, U.S./China Gang War, Apple Exposed: Market Recon

The uptrend that technicians would have confirmed as late as last Wednesday, or even Thursday around mid-day, is now clearly a market in correction.