Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC) has been under a strong bear grip, hence the stock is down -0.95% when compared to the S&P 500 in the past 4 weeks. However, in the near-term, buying emerged at lower levels and the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 0.31% in the past 1 week. The stock has risen by 0.84% in the past week indicating that the buyers are active at lower levels, but the stock is down -2.95% in the past 4 weeks.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.81% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 2.32%.The 200 Day SMA reached 4.65% Northrop Grumman Corporation has dropped 1.13% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 13.17%.
Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC) : The consensus price target for Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC) is $233.38 for the short term with a standard deviation of $13.75. The most optimist securities analyst among the 8 who monitor the stock believes that the stock can reach $250, however, the pessimist price target for the company is $208.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $210.6 and the intraday high of $211.91 after having opened at $211.07 on Fridays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $211.07, a loss of -0.18%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 1,134,406 shares. The stock failed to cross $211.91 in Fridays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $211.39.
Northrop Grumman Corporation is a global security company. The Company provides systems, products and solutions in unmanned systems; cyber; command, control, communications and computers (C4), intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (C4ISR); strike aircraft, and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers across the world. The Company operates through four segments: Aerospace Systems, Electronic Systems, Information Systems and Technical Services. It offers a portfolio of capabilities and technologies that enable it to deliver systems and solutions for applications. It participates in many high-priority defense and Government programs in the United States and abroad. The Company conducts business with the United States Government, the Department of Defense (DoD) and intelligence community. The Company also conducts business with local, state, and foreign Governments and domestic and international commercial customers.