Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC)

308.43
NYSE
Prev Close 302.99
Day Low/High 304.00 / 309.56
52 Wk Low/High 263.31 / 385.00
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 166.71B
Market Cap 50.51B
P/E Ratio 21.66
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
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.

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.