|Bid||0.00 x 800|
|Ask||52.53 x 800|
|Day's Range||51.21 - 52.66|
|52 Week Range||29.40 - 52.80|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||-0.04|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||24.93|
|Earnings Date||Jul 31, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||51.80|
The venerable rocket propulsion company faces fresh competition from private upstarts like Blue Origin and SpaceX Continue reading...
Zacks.com featured highlights include: Vector, Kirkland Lake Gold, Fortinet and Aerojet Rocketdyne
Northrop Grumman stock is near a new buy point. It is showing strength amid rising global tensions, and is in pole position to land a huge missile contract.
Aerojet Rocketdyne has been selected to provide both a large solid rocket motor system and a post-boost propulsion system as part of Northrop Grumman’s nationwide Ground Based.
Raytheon's (RTN) Common Sensor Payload is an electro-optical/infrared sensor system for the U.S. Army's MQ-1C Gray Eagle unmanned aircraft system.
The blast near Kabul's U.S. Embassy on the anniversary of 9/11 may be in retaliation to Trump's cancellation of peace talk with Taliban leaders. Such tensions bode well for defense stocks.
You can tell how powerful tech is simply by looking at the trade war the U.S. is in with China. While all sorts of goods are on the tariff lists, most tech, and specially consumer tech, has been left off the table.And it goes both ways. Most of U.S.-designed and engineered tech is assembled in China. The U.S. doesn't have the manufacturing technology that China has built over the past couple decades. On the other hand, China doesn't have breadth and depth of tech knowledge that most U.S. firms have, nor a system that encourages them to "move fast and break things" as Mark Zuckerberg described the startup culture.Given this reality, and the fact that consumer spending makes up about 70% of the U.S. economy, if the consumer is spending, so are many businesses.InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips * The 8 Worst Stocks to Buy Before the Trade Turmoil Cools Off Below are seven of the best tech stocks to buy now, all "A"-rated by my Portfolio Grader and still great additions for any growth portfolio. Tech Stocks to Buy: AppFolio (APPF)Source: Pavel Kapysh / Shutterstock.com AppFolio (NASDAQ:APPF) is a niche-based cloud services provider. It specializes in mid-sized businesses in the property management and legal services sector.Basically, it handles a lot of documents that need to be stored securely and made available quickly. Traditionally, both of these are paper-intensive businesses, so moving to digital platforms is both a great help and a costly challenge.APPF saw the opportunity to step in and help and it is now growing as more of these businesses transition into digital records or deepen their commitment to the technology.APPF stock is up 45% in the past three years and it's up 76% year-to-date. It's a bit expensive relative to its price-to-earnings ratio, but in the long term, this space has plenty of growth left. Ciena (CIEN)Source: Michael Vi / Shutterstock.com Ciena (NYSE:CIEN) is a key player in the telecommunications networking sector. That means to most consumers it's invisible.But CIEN has been around since 1992, which means it went through the dotcom boom and survived. Today, it has a $6.4 billion market cap and remains a key player in the optical switching, transport services and software markets as well as other complementary sectors.This is a big deal right now as all the major U.S. mobile carriers -- as well as carriers around the globe -- are looking to transition their systems over to 5G. This "fifth generation" of telecom promises mobile bandwidth up to a 1,000 times greater than current 4G LTE technology. * 7 Stocks to Buy Down 10% in the Past Week Up 24% year-to-date, it is in prime position for massive growth as 5G makes its way into the U.S. market. Aspen Technologies (AZPN)Source: Pavel Kapysh / Shutterstock.com Aspen Technologies (NASDAQ:AZPN) is yet another company that has its roots in ideas and people from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. It opened its doors in 1981 and remains a force in the industry today because it's constantly looking for the next problems to solve.Essentially, AZPN works with enterprise-level organizations to improve their manufacturing and asset management challenges. Its software is used by major companies in the energy, chemical, construction, pharmaceutical, food and beverage and consumer packaged goods sectors.Its fundamental goal is to make an organization's assets work as efficiently as possible on every level. And nowadays, it has done so with subscription services as well as licensing to maximize its own recurring revenue streams.Up 63% year-to-date and still trading with a trailing P/E around 35, this is a rock-solid growth stock that can stand the test of time. Universal Display (OLED)Source: Daniel Pieterson / Shutterstock.com Universal Display (NASDAQ:OLED) is in a great sector and has a great reputation, but it can be a volatile stock.For example, while OLED stock is up 124% year-to-date and 66% in the past 12 months, the stock was at its current price level in January 2018.Because it is a leading maker of organic light-emitting diode screens, it is a leading player in this sector across the tech industry. * 10 Companies Using AI to Grow And now that demand is big -- and still growing -- it can compete on price with other previously lower-priced screen technologies. OLED screens offer significant advantages but are more expensive, so they have remained in the premium market sectors until recently.If you can take the volatility, this is a strong long-term play. Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings (AJRD)Source: Piotr Swat / Shutterstock.com Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings (NYSE:AJRD) is, if you can't guess by its name, an aerospace company that has roots going back to 1915. It is one of the pioneering companies that began U.S. aerospace efforts for both exploration and defense purposes.Aerojet Rocketdyne may not carry the cachet of the new space companies like SpaceX or Blue Origin. But it has been doing the work and pushing the boundaries of aerospace engineering long before the CEOs of these new companies were even born.It remains a niche player in the space, still only sporting a $4 billion market cap. But that means in good times, it's leveraged for growth far quicker than its blue-chip defense competitors. Plus, it gets a lot of their subcontracting work as well.Up 48% year-to-date yet still trading at a trailing P/E of 25, AJRD stock is well positioned to take advantage of President Donald Trump's new desire to get back into space. Just yesterday he announced the reestablishment of the U.S. Space Command. Heico (HEI)Source: Shutterstock Heico (NYSE:HEI) is another quiet pioneer of the U.S. aerospace community. Although in recent months, its cover has been blown as investors look for solid companies that have what it takes to grow.HEI has been around since 1957. The company designs and manufactures aerospace, defense and electronic-related products and services. Simply put, it builds the parts that help others build and service jet engines. It also builds the parts that are at the heart of everything that flies -- from jets, to rockets, to satellites.It also services all these components. * 10 Undervalued Stocks With Breakout Potential As space becomes a new opportunity for commerce, geopolitical advantage and exploration, HEI is at the center of all that. If it flies, HEI is likely to have something to do with keeping it flying.Up 90% year-to-date it is a rock-solid, long-term growth stock that usually doesn't get the spotlight it's currently under. PayPal (PYPL)Source: JHVEPhoto / Shutterstock.com PayPal (NASDAQ:PYPL) has certainly launched a number of our most visible billionaire visionaries, like Elon Musk and Peter Thiel.But since its early success, PYPL has found a way to remain relevant and expand. And now thanks to the financial technology wave, its time to shine has come again.PayPal was of the original "neobanks" where people could keep money or transact purchases without using a credit card or direct payments. Now it is the proud owner of Venmo, the most popular peer-to-peer money service out there.Fintech is one of the hottest sectors in the market right now. The digitalization of banking is going to be as disruptive to banking as e-commerce has been to the retail industry.PYPL has proven that it is ready for the challenge. And with a $129 billion market cap, it may not be as shiny as its smaller competitors, but it is still a powerful force.Louis Navellier is a renowned growth investor. He is the editor of four investing newsletters: Growth Investor, Breakthrough Stocks, Accelerated Profits and Platinum Growth. His most popular service, Growth Investor, has a track record of beating the market 3:1 over the last 14 years. He uses a combination of quantitative and fundamental analysis to identify market-beating stocks. Mr. Navellier has made his proven formula accessible to investors via his free, online stock rating tool, PortfolioGrader.com. Louis Navellier may hold some of the aforementioned securities in one or more of his newsletters. More From InvestorPlace * 2 Toxic Pot Stocks You Should Avoid * The 8 Worst Stocks to Buy Before the Trade Turmoil Cools Off * 7 'Strong Buy' Stocks to Beat Volatility * 7 Mega-Cap Tech Stocks on a Rebound Now The post 7 Best Tech Stocks to Buy Right Now appeared first on InvestorPlace.
Zacks.com featured highlights include: Vector, Kirkland Lake Gold, Och-Ziff Capital Management and Aerojet Rocketdyne
Raytheon's (RTN) tomahawk subsonic cruise missiles are used for deep land attack warfare and designed to fly at extremely low altitudes at high subsonic speeds.
G.research, in conjunction with Gabelli Funds, will host the 25th Annual Aerospace & Defense Conference on Thursday, September 5th, 2019 in New York City. This research meeting will feature presentations by senior management of several leading aerospace and defense companies, with an emphasis on industry dynamics, new technologies, and company fundamentals.
Raytheon's (RTN) ESSM program provides self-defense battle space and firepower against high-speed anti-ship missiles in the naval environment including aircraft, high and low velocity air threats.
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Aug. 22, 2019 -- Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:AJRD) today announced that it will participate in the G.research Aerospace & Defense Conference.
Successful mission helped place the second advanced GPS III satellite into orbitAerojet Rocketdyne propulsion systems support every phase of mission; from boost to.