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Northrop Grumman is a company providing autonomous systems, cyber, C4ISR (Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance), strike, space, logistics, and modernization solutions. It operates 4 segments: Aerospace Systems, Innovation Systems, Mission Systems, and Technology Services. The Aerospace Systems segment is engaged in the design, development, integration, and production of manned aircraft, autonomous systems, spacecraft, high-energy laser systems, microelectronics, and other systems and subsystems. The Innovation Systems segment provides flight, armament and space systems, including launch vehicles and related propulsion systems, missile products and defense electronics, precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition, satellites and associated space components and services, and advanced aerospace structures. The Mission Systems segment offers C4ISR systems, radar, electro-optical/infrared (EO/IR) and acoustic sensors, electronic warfare systems, cyber solutions, space systems, intelligence processing systems, air and missile defense (AMD) integration, navigation, and shipboard missile and encapsulated payload launch systems. The Technology Services segment delivers sustainment, modernization, training and simulation, software, engineering services, cyber, global logistics, and information technology solutions and services.

TypePublic
Founded1939
HQFalls Church, US
Websitenorthropgrumman.com
Employee Ratings3.8

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)90,000(+6%)
Job Openings3,243
Revenue (FY, 2019)$33.8 B(+13%)
Share Price (Oct 2020)$308.4 (+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Northrop Grumman

Kathy J. Warden

Kathy J. Warden

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President
Todd B. Ernst

Todd B. Ernst

Corporate Vice President and Treasurer, Vice President Investor Relations
Ann Addison

Ann Addison

Corporate Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
Mark Caylor

Mark Caylor

Corporate Vice President and President, Mission Systems
Sheila Cheston

Sheila Cheston

Corporate Vice President and General Counsel
Lesley Kalan

Lesley Kalan

Corporate Vice President and Chief Strategy and Development Officer
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Northrop Grumman Office Locations

Northrop Grumman has offices in Falls Church, Baltimore, Beavercreek, Beltsville and in 54 other locations
Falls Church, US (HQ)
2980 Fairview Park Dr
Baltimore, US
1501 S Clinton St # 150
Baltimore, US
1501 S Clinton St #200
Beavercreek, US
1365 Technology Ct
Beltsville, US
5010 Herzel Pl
Cape Canaveral, US
8910 Astronaut Blvd #312
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Northrop Grumman Financials and Metrics

Northrop Grumman Revenue

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Northrop Grumman's revenue was reported to be $33.84 b in FY, 2019 which is a 12.4% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2020)

9.1b

Net income (Q3, 2020)

986.0m

EBIT (Q3, 2020)

985.0m

Market capitalization (23-Oct-2020)

51.4b

Closing stock price (23-Oct-2020)

308.4

Cash (30-Sept-2020)

5.0b

EV

62.5b
Northrop Grumman's current market capitalization is $51.4 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

24.5b25.8b30.1b33.8b

Revenue growth, %

4%5%17%12%

Cost of goods sold

18.7b19.8b23.3b26.6b

Gross profit

5.8b6.0b6.8b7.3b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

6.0b6.0b6.2b6.3b6.4b6.5b6.7b7.1b8.1b8.2b8.5b8.5b8.6b8.9b9.1b

Cost of goods sold

4.6b4.6b4.7b4.8b4.9b5.0b5.2b5.6b6.1b6.5b6.7b6.7b6.9b7.1b

Gross profit

1.4b1.4b1.5b1.5b1.5b1.5b1.6b1.6b2.0b1.7b1.7b1.7b1.7b1.8b

Gross profit Margin, %

23%24%24%24%24%23%23%22%25%21%20%20%20%21%
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

2.5b11.2b1.6b2.2b

Accounts Receivable

3.3b4.0b1.4b1.3b

Prepaid Expenses

200.0m368.0m973.0m997.0m

Inventories

816.0m780.0m654.0m783.0m
USDQ1, 2016

Debt/Equity

1.1 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

4.3 x
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Northrop Grumman Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Orbital ATKJune 28, 2018$7.70 b
Northrop Grumman Integrated Defence ServicesFebruary 27, 2014
Qantas Defence ServicesFebruary 27, 2014
M5 Network SecurityJune 07, 2012
Sonoma PhotonicsApril 01, 2009
3001 InternationalSeptember 10, 2008
XineticsOctober 24, 2007
Scaled Composites LLCJuly 20, 2007
Essex CorporationNovember 08, 2006
Confluent RF Systems Corp.September 30, 2005
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Northrop Grumman Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

88/100

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Northrop Grumman Revenue Breakdown

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Northrop Grumman revenue breakdown by business segment: 16.8% from Innovation Systems, 11.3% from Technology Services, 33.7% from Mission Systems and 38.1% from Aerospace Systems

Northrop Grumman revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 9.8% from Other , 84.8% from United States and 5.4% from Asia/Pacific

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Northrop Grumman Online and Social Media Presence

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Northrop Grumman News and Updates

Northrop Grumman tops Q3 sales and profit estimates and raises guidance

Northrop Grumman Corp. shares rose 3% in premarket trade Thursday, after the defense company posted better-than-expected third-quarter earnings and raised its guidance. Northrop said it had net income of $986 million, or $5.89 a share, in the quarter, up from $933 million, or $5.49 a share, in the …

Northrop Grumman Elects Tom Jones Corporate Vice President and President, Aeronautics Systems; Janis Pamiljans to Retire

FALLS CHURCH, Va., Oct. 13, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announces that its board of directors has elected Tom Jones corporate vice president and president, Aeronautics Systems, effective January 1, 2021. Jones will succeed Janis Pamiljans, who has announced hi…

NASA Science, Cargo Heads to Space Station on Northrop Grumman Resupply Mission

WASHINGTON, Oct. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A Northrop Grumman Cygnus resupply spacecraft is on its way to the International Space Station with nearly 8,000 pounds of scientific investigations, technology demonstrations, commercial products, and other cargo after launching at 9:16 p.m. EDT...

Northrop Grumman wins $298 million contract to develop jam-resistant military satellite

The contract is for the Evolved Strategic Satellite Communications program, known as Evolved Strategic Satcom. SpaceNews

Northrop Grumman to terminate OmegA rocket program

Northrop Grumman statement: “We have chosen not to continue development of the OmegA launch system at this time." SpaceNews

Kratos Receives Contract Award to Support Northrop Grumman in U.S. Air Force Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) Program

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 08, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:KTOS), a leading National Security Solutions provider, announced today that its Command, Control, Communications, Computing, Combat & Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C5ISR) Divisi…
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Northrop Grumman Blogs

Northrop Grumman’s Cygnus Spacecraft Berths with International Space Station

WALLOPS, Va. – Oct. 5, 2020 – Northrop Grumman Corporation’s (NYSE: NOC) Cygnus spacecraft was successfully captured by Commander Chris Cassidy of NASA using the International Space Station’s robotic Canadarm2 at 5:32 a.m. EDT after its launch on the company’s Antares rocket on Oct. 2 from Wallops I…

Northrop Grumman Successfully Launches 14th Cargo Delivery Mission to the International Space Station

WALLOPS, Va. – Oct. 2, 2020 – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) successfully launched the company’s Cygnus cargo resupply spacecraft, the S.S. Kalpana Chawla, to the International Space Station.  “As our experience has grown with each Antares mission, we have improved efficiencies, evolved t…

Northrop Grumman Advances Maritime Electronic Warfare Capability with Follow On Production Contract From US Navy

BALTIMORE – October 2, 2020 – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) was awarded a follow on production contract for AN/SLQ-32(V)7 SEWIP Block 3 systems by the U.S. Navy on Sept. 30. The system is employed on Surface Combatants to defeat legacy and emerging anti-ship threats using non-kinetic/elec…

Northrop Grumman Announces Webcast, Conference Call of Third Quarter 2020 Financial Results

FALLS CHURCH, Va. – Oct. 1, 2020 – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announced today that its third quarter 2020 financial results will be posted on its investor relations website on Oct. 22, 2020. Prior to the market opening, and after the filing of the earnings release on Form 8-K with the …

Northrop Grumman to Build Data System for Defense Intelligence Agency

FAIRFAX, Va. – Sept. 30, 2020 – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a task order contract by the U.S. General Services Administration’s (GSA) Federal Systems Integration and Management Center (FEDSIM) and the Defense Intelligence Agency to help the organization deliver actionab…

MQ-4C Triton Deployed, Quickly Became an ‘Invaluable Asset’

In January this year, the U.S. Navy deployed Northrop Grumman’s MQ-4C Triton to Guam. The deployment is a first for the high-altitude, long-endurance (HALE) maritime intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) system. A MQ-4C Triton taxis at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. (Photo by Senior …
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Northrop Grumman Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Northrop Grumman founded?

    Northrop Grumman was founded in 1939.

  • Who are Northrop Grumman key executives?

    Northrop Grumman's key executives are Kathy J. Warden, Todd B. Ernst and Ann Addison.

  • How many employees does Northrop Grumman have?

    Northrop Grumman has 90,000 employees.

  • What is Northrop Grumman revenue?

    Latest Northrop Grumman annual revenue is $33.8 b.

  • What is Northrop Grumman revenue per employee?

    Latest Northrop Grumman revenue per employee is $376 k.

  • Who are Northrop Grumman competitors?

    Competitors of Northrop Grumman include BAE Systems, Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings and Lockheed Martin.

  • Where is Northrop Grumman headquarters?

    Northrop Grumman headquarters is located at 2980 Fairview Park Dr, Falls Church.

  • Where are Northrop Grumman offices?

    Northrop Grumman has offices in Falls Church, Baltimore, Beavercreek, Beltsville and in 54 other locations.

  • How many offices does Northrop Grumman have?

    Northrop Grumman has 68 offices.