|Bid||178.05 x 900|
|Ask||178.07 x 900|
|Day's Range||175.92 - 180.22|
|52 Week Range||143.87 - 215.52|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.46|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||15.92|
|Earnings Date||Jul 23, 2019 - Jul 29, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||4.08 (2.41%)|
|1y Target Est||203.28|
The S&P 500 Aerospace & Defense (Industry) and the Dow Jones U.S. Aerospace & Defense index gained 2% , in the trailing five trading sessions
Raytheon wrapped up earnings from defense stocks with strong Q1 numbers after Northrop had mixed results and General Dynamics topped on profit and revenue.
IT served as one of the company's strongest drivers, following a series of Department of Defense contract awards and last year’s acquisition of CSRA Inc.
CORAL GABLES, FL / ACCESSWIRE / April 24, 2019 / On an almost daily basis, news coverage shows us that we are living constantly at risk. Today we are highlighting: Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMT), General Dynamics Corporation (GD), Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC), Liberty Defense Holdings (SCAN.V). Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMT) (Market Cap: $93.625B) saw a flurry of upgrades and increased price targets this week.
Higher deliveries of Gulfstream jets helped General Dynamics Corp beat analysts' first-quarter profit estimates on Wednesday, sending shares of the U.S. aerospace and defense company surging nearly 6 percent before those gains were erased in late morning trading. "We're in a period of solid, but not overheated demand" for business jets, General Dynamics Chief Executive Phebe Novakovic said on a conference call to discuss the results. Defense contractors like General Dynamics, Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman Corp are expected to benefit from higher defense spending as U.S. President Donald Trump's looser policies on foreign arms sales have boosted demand for ships and jets.
Boeing’s 737 MAX Crisis Hurts Its First-Quarter EarningsMixed first-quarter results Boeing (BA) reported mixed results for the first quarter of 2019 wherein its adjusted EPS matched analysts’ estimates but its revenue fell short. The airplane
was climbing more than 2% in trading Wednesday after the defense company reported first-quarter results that topped analysts' expectations. The Falls Church, Virginia-based company reported first-quarter earnings of $745 million, or $2.56 per share on an adjusted basis, on revenue of $9.26 billion. "The solid sales gains and strong bookings reflect the market-leading performance we expect of our operating units," said Phebe Novakovic, chairman and chief executive officer.
On a per-share basis, the Falls Church, Virginia-based company said it had net income of $2.56. The results surpassed Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Zacks ...
General Dynamics Corp on Wednesday posted a 7 percent fall in quarterly profit, hit by higher costs as the U.S. aerospace and defense company ramps up production of next-generation Gulfstream jets. Net ...
FALLS CHURCH, Va. , April 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Revenue of $9.3 billion , up 22.9 percent year-over-year All segments produce year-over-year revenue growth Orders exceed $10.7 billion , with consolidated ...
is expected to report earnings of $2.42 a share on sales of $8.8 billion before the market opens Apr. 24, based on a FactSet survey of 20 analysts. General Dynamics is currently trading at a price-to-forward-earnings ratio of 15.1 based on the 12-month estimates of 21 analysts surveyed by FactSet. Jim Cramer and the AAP team are watching the aerospace & defense sector.
Lockheed Martin stock stored Tuesday as earnings blew past estimates. Defense stocks Northrop Grumman, General Dynamics and Raytheon report later this week.
Boeing's (BA) first-quarter 2019 results are likely to reflect lower costs pertaining to the KC-46 program, which in turn might boost its bottom line.
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General Dynamics (GD) expects to witness a rise in the deliveries of its G500s, starting from 2019, which should boost its Aerospace segment's top-line revenues.
Why Boeing’s Q1 Earnings Will Likely DeclineFirst-quarter expectations Boeing (BA) is scheduled to report its first-quarter earnings results on April 24. The company has beaten the earnings estimates for the last nine quarters with an average