|Bid||0.00 x 900|
|Ask||0.00 x 1000|
|Day's Range||254.38 - 257.85|
|52 Week Range||201.91 - 276.69|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||18.95|
|Earnings Date||Nov 6, 2018 - Nov 12, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.88 (1.15%)|
|1y Target Est||265.19|
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Lockheed Martin's (LMT) HIMARS launcher enables troops in engaging and defeating artillery, air defense concentrations, and also simplifies coalition operations, training, logistics and military coordination.
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Huntington Ingalls (HII) to benefit from increasing backlogs. The company is the largest military shipbuilder in the United States.
Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division was recognized as the National Business of the Year by the National Association of State Workforce Agencies. The company was honored for its robust training and development programs and its ongoing partnerships with workforce investment boards, community colleges, local school districts and community groups to recruit, retain and train current and future generations of workers. “We are honored to be recognized for our workforce development efforts,” said Susan Jacobs, Newport News Shipbuilding vice president of human resources and administration.
Northrop Grumman (NOC) will execute low rate initial production of three initial spares operational requirement to support organizational level maintenance of the Triton MFAS.
Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) announced today that its Technical Solutions division was awarded a contract to provide engineering, technical, repair and logistical support to the U.S. Navy’s Coastal Riverine Forces. Services for Coastal Riverine Groups One and Two include contractor field team support, organizational level and intermediate level maintenance as well as hull, mechanical and electrical (HM&E), electronic and civil engineering support equipment (CESE), and material handling equipment (MHE) for specific patrol craft and support equipment. The work will be performed by Technical Solutions’ Fleet Support group, primarily in Norfolk and San Diego.
Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division has completed approximately 25 percent of the refueling and complex overhaul (RCOH) work aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) following the recent landing of its modernized radar tower. USS George Washington is the sixth Nimitz-class ship to undergo this major life-cycle milestone and the first to have its new radar tower installed as one complete structure instead of two individual units.
The S&P 500 Aerospace & Defense (Industry) and the Dow Jones U.S. Aerospace & Defense indices rose 2% in the past five trading sessions.
Boeing (BA) will procure aircraft armament equipment to support 12 of the 40th lot's F/A-18E/F and 14 of the 41st lot's EA-18G jets.
Lockheed Martin's (LMT) CH-53K King Stallion advances Sikorsky's 50 years of manufacturing and operational success with its CH-53A, CH-53D/G and CH-53E predecessors.
Raytheon Company's (RTN) AESA radar system substantially increases the power of the U.S. Navy's F/A-18E/F and F/A-18 aircraft by providing active electronic beam scanning.
Lockheed Martin's (LMT) ISIS program is mainly engaged in providing mission critical, digital image management, indication, warning, and platform architecture interface capabilities.
Northrop Grumman (NOC) will conduct the conversion of U.S. government-provided AGM-88B High Speed Anti-Radiation Missiles into 29 AGM-88E AARGM all-up-rounds for the Italian governmen
A possible U.S. military base in Poland will bring its troops face-to-face with Russia, putting defense stocks in investors' watch list.
Short interest is low for HII with fewer than 5% of shares on loan. The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. Over the last month, growth of ETFs holding HII is favorable, with net inflows of $22.84 billion.
Boeing's (BA) military helicopters are being used as part of the comprehensive mission parameters, due to its various advanced capabilities.
Huntington Ingalls (HII) will offer database management, research and development, modernization and industrial support to nuclear submarines.
Lockheed Martin's (LMT) GPS III Follow-On satellites will have three times better accuracy and up to eight times improved anti-jamming capabilities.
The F-35 program, being Lockheed Martin's (LMT) largest program, generated 27% of its total consolidated net sales in second-quarter 2018.