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Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 02, 2016

Northrop Grumman Corporation ( NOC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 02, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.9 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 22, 2016. Shareholders who purchased NOC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 12.5% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $212.67, the dividend yield is 1.69%.

The previous trading day's last sale of NOC was $212.67, representing a -2.82% decrease from the 52 week high of $218.84 and a 39.63% increase over the 52 week low of $152.31.

NOC is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Danaher Corporation ( DHR ) and Canon, Inc. ( CAJ ). NOC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $11.01. Zacks Investment Research reports NOC's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 15.65%, compared to an industry average of 3.6%.

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:

  • iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF ( ITA )
  • PowerShares Aerospace & Defense ( PPA )
  • WBI Tactical LCS Shares ( WBIL )
  • SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF ( XAR ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XAR with an increase of 6.98% over the last 100 days. ITA has the highest percent weighting of NOC at 5.67%.

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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