Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in unmanned systems, cyber, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide. The company was founded in 1939 and is based in Falls Church, Virginia.
NOC Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for Northrop Grumman Corp. To summarize, we found that Northrop Grumman Corp ranked in the 51th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Specifically, our DCF analysis implies the stock is trading below its fair value by an estimated 20.67%. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Northrop Grumman Corp, consider:
Interest coverage, a measure of earnings relative to interest payments, is 6.07; that's higher than 61.45% of US stocks in the Industrials sector that have positive free cash flow.
Northrop Grumman Corp's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 8%; for context, that number is higher than merely 15.17% of tickers in our DCF set.
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