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Northrop Grumman (NOC) - News
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Northrop Grumman Q2 Profit Climbs; Boosts 2013 Outlook (NOC)Jul 24, 2013Early on Wednesday, defense contractor Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC) reported a higher second quarter profit, which was helped by increased sales. Both results easily topped Wall Street estimates. The Falls Church, Virginia-based company posted net earnings of $488 million, or $2.05 per share, in the second quarter, up from the $480 million, or $1.88 per share, earned in the same period a year ago. Northrop Grumman's pension-adjusted second quarter earnings came in at $1.97 per share compared to $1.79 last year. On average, analysts polled by Thomson Reuters were expecting the company to see $1.71 per share in earnings for the second quarter. The company's quarterly sales advanced to $6.294 billion, up slightly from the $6.274 billion in sales booked in the second quarter of 2012. Analysts were expecting the company to see revenues of $5.98 billion. Looking ahead to full year results, NOC sees earnings coming in between $7.60 and $7.80 per share, up from the previous outlook of earnings between $6.85 and $7.15 per share. Analysts expect the company to earn $7.18 per share in 2013. Furthermore, the company sees sales coming in around $24.3 billion in 2013, up from the previous view of $24 billion. Analysts are expecting the company to post revenues of $24.02 billion for the year. Northrop Grumman shares were up $2.34, or 2.64%, during pre-market trading on Wednesday. The stock has gained 31.34% year-to-date. The Bottom Line Shares of Northrop Grumman (NOC) offer a dividend yield of 2.75% based on last night's closing price of $88.76 and the company's annualized dividend payout of $2.44 per share. Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.
Goldman Sachs Upgrades Northrop Grumman to "Buy" (NOC)May 30, 2013Goldman Sachs reported on Thursday that it has raised its rating on security company, Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC) to "Buy." The firm has upgraded NOC from "Neutral" to "Buy," and has given the company a $95 price target. This price target suggests a 14% upside from the stock's current price of $81.87. Analysts noted that the upgrade was due to three main factors. The company was able to transition itself from a low margin company to a company with above average margins and returns. The firm also noted that the company's significant free cash flow and earnings outlook for the rest of 2013 resulted in the upgrade. Northrop Grumman shares were up $1.13, or 1.38% during premarket trading Thursday. The stock is up 21% YTD. The Bottom Line. Shares of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC) have a 2.98% yield, based on Wednesday's closing price of $81.87. Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.