Two Hot Stocks Under Limelight: Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI), Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC)

Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI)

Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) closed at $123.89 on the last trading session with an increase of 4.49%, whereas, it previously closed at $118.57. The company has a market capitalization of $46.19 Billion. The company traded shares of 4.58 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 2.17 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) produced diluted EPS of 3.65. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 5.61 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 1. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 690, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 5.61% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 6.53% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 13%.

Some important ratios are also vital to discuss the performance of the company and its shares. The P/E or Price to Earnings ratio of Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) is at 33.98 while the forward p/e is at 22.09. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) stands at 7.71 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 3.9. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 38.48. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) are reported at 0.9 and 1.3 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) stands at 6.3, 11.6 and 9.2 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) is reported at 5.99 Billion with income of 1.36 Billion. The outstanding shares of Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) are 372.81 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 91.2 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.27 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) is ticked at 0.1%, the figure is plummeted -32.6% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 125.75. The 52 week high of Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) is placed at 124.79 and 52 week low is standing at 95.51.

Performance wise the shares of Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) rose up 6% for the week, it also rise 3.7% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 9.25%. The shares increase 11.44% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) grew 18.87% for the yearly performance.

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC)

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) closed at $366.15 on the last trading session with an decrease of -1.68%, whereas, it previously closed at $372.42. The company has a market capitalization of $61.66 Billion. The company traded shares of 860197 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 925.38 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) produced diluted EPS of 13.17. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 26.25 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 5.5. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -26.6, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 26.25% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 10.51% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 6.3%.

Some important ratios are also vital to discuss the performance of the company and its shares. The P/E or Price to Earnings ratio of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) is at 27.79 while the forward p/e is at 13.95. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) stands at 1.82 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 6.99. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 28.64. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) are reported at 1 and 1.1 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) stands at 5.6, 24.6 and 16.2 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) is reported at 33.84 Billion with income of 2.25 Billion. The outstanding shares of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) are 168.4 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 85.2 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.86 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) is ticked at 0.1%, the figure is plummeted -5.45% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 422.94. The 52 week high of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) is placed at 385.01 and 52 week low is standing at 263.29.

Performance wise the shares of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) fell down -0.51% for the week, it also fell -3.64% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 2.66%. The shares decrease -1.06% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) grew 27.42% for the yearly performance.