$1.85 EPS Expected for Orbital ATK, Inc. (OA)

February 15, 2018 - By Clifton Ray

 $1.85 EPS Expected for Orbital ATK, Inc. (OA)

Analysts expect Orbital ATK, Inc. (NYSE:OA) to report $1.85 EPS on March, 14.They anticipate $0.59 EPS change or 46.83 % from last quarter’s $1.26 EPS. OA’s profit would be $106.72 million giving it 17.83 P/E if the $1.85 EPS is correct. After having $1.75 EPS previously, Orbital ATK, Inc.’s analysts see 5.71 % EPS growth. The stock increased 0.26% or $0.34 during the last trading session, reaching $131.97. About 184,222 shares traded. Orbital ATK, Inc. (NYSE:OA) has risen 13.34% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.36% the S&P500.

Orbital ATK, Inc. (NYSE:OA) Ratings Coverage

Among 15 analysts covering Orbital ATK (NYSE:OA), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 47% are positive. Orbital ATK had 39 analyst reports since August 11, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Orbital ATK, Inc. (NYSE:OA) earned “Hold” rating by SunTrust on Tuesday, September 19. The stock of Orbital ATK, Inc. (NYSE:OA) has “Neutral” rating given on Monday, June 5 by Goldman Sachs. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Thursday, August 11 by Barclays Capital. The company was downgraded on Wednesday, August 26 by Zacks. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy” on Thursday, August 3. The rating was downgraded by Wells Fargo on Friday, October 6 to “Market Perform”. Jefferies maintained it with “Buy” rating and $115 target in Thursday, April 13 report. SunTrust maintained Orbital ATK, Inc. (NYSE:OA) on Tuesday, October 24 with “Hold” rating. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, September 19 by Argus Research. On Tuesday, December 22 the stock rating was initiated by CL King with “Buy”.

Orbital ATK, Inc. develops and produces aerospace, defense, and aviation-related products to the U.S. The company has market cap of $7.61 billion. Government, allied nations, prime contractors, and other clients in the United States and internationally. It has a 24.4 P/E ratio. It operates through three divisions: Flight Systems Group, Defense Systems Group, and Space Systems Group.

More notable recent Orbital ATK, Inc. (NYSE:OA) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “Northrop Grumman Acquisition of Orbital ATK Approved by European Commission” on February 12, 2018, also Benzinga.com with their article: “Jefferies: Orbital ATK Acquisition Strengthens Northrop Grumman” published on February 14, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “Orbital ATK contracted by US Navy” on January 24, 2018. More interesting news about Orbital ATK, Inc. (NYSE:OA) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Orbital demonstrates counter drone tech” published on January 17, 2018 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Orbital ATK, Inc. (OA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 09, 2018” with publication date: February 08, 2018.

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