Stocks to Watch For: Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:CHKP), Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC)


Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:CHKP)

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:CHKP) represented a move of -4.26 percent or $4.82 per share and closed its previous day trading session at $108.33. 2.57 Million Shares were traded in the last trading session with an Average Volume of 1.14 Million Shares. The stock currently has a Market Capitalization of 17.31 Billion.

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. is a leading provider of policy-based enterprise security and traffic management solutions. Through its patented Stateful Inspection technology, the company delivers Secure Enterprise Connectivity solutions that protect information assets and enhance the performance of enterprise networks. The company’s products include the world’s leading enterprise security suite, FireWall-1r, the industry’s leading family of virtual private network solutions, VPN-1T, and the industry’s premier bandwidth management solution, FloodGate-1T.

The stock traded between $ 93.76 and $120.81 over 1-Year time period showing its price to sales ratio of 9.2. Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:CHKP) is currently showing an DECREASING volatility over a period of 10-Days while the 20-Days Volatility showing a DECREASING trend.

Right now, the stock has a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of $-6.29 and 200-Day Simple Moving Average of $2.28. Its Price to Free Cash Flow is 15.67 and Price to Book of 4.69.

Analyst’s recommended the stock as 2.5 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

In the last Quarter, Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:CHKP) reported its Actual EPS of $1.38/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. could bring EPS of $1.36/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was 0.02 Percent. Thus showing an Earnings Surprise of 1.5 Percent.

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC)

In the last trading session, Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) added its value by -6% closing at the price of $285.86. The stock currently has market capitalization of 49.86 Billion, with average volume of 1.25 Million shares.

Beta is also a factor of measure of the relative volatility of a particular stock to the market. Currently Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) is showing beta of 0.61. This particular value of beta suggests that Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has historically moved 61% for every 100% move in the benchmark, based on price level.

EPS is another important factor while making the decision of buying, selling or holding of particular share. Currently EPS for Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) is at $14.54.

The stock currently has RSI of 29.94. RSI is considered overbought when above 70 and oversold when below 30, currently the given RSI for the stock suggests that the stock is average and it has not entered in overbought or oversold territory.

Northrop Grumman Corporation is a leading global security company offering a broad portfolio of capabilities and technologies that enable them to deliver innovative products, systems and solutions for applications that range from undersea to outer space and into cyberspace. The Company provides products, systems and solutions in autonomous systems; cyber; command, control, communications and computers, intelligence, surveil-lance, and reconnaissance (C4ISR); strike; and logistics and modernization in support of customers worldwide.

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) topped its 52-week high price of $360.88 on 04/05/18 and 52-Week Low Price of $285.15 on 10/24/18. The Stock currently has P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 19.66 and Weekly volatility of 3.34% and monthly volatility of 2.01% respectively.