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Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 01, 2016

Northrop Grumman Corporation ( NOC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 01, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.9 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 21, 2016. Shareholders who purchased NOC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that NOC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $251.8, the dividend yield is 1.43%.

The previous trading day's last sale of NOC was $251.8, representing a -0.79% decrease from the 52 week high of $253.80 and a 43.89% increase over the 52 week low of $175.

NOC is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc ( TMO ) and Danaher Corporation ( DHR ). NOC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $11.72. Zacks Investment Research reports NOC's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 27.46%, compared to an industry average of -.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the NOC Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to NOC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have NOC as a top-10 holding:

  • US Market Rotation Strategy ETF ( HUSE )
  • iShares Edge MSCI Multifactor USA ETF ( LRGF )
  • PowerShares Dynamic LargeCap Value ( PWV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is LRGF with an increase of 7.89% over the last 100 days. HUSE has the highest percent weighting of NOC at 2.71%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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