RTN: Raytheon Company, together with its subsidiaries, develops products, services and solutions in defense markets; sensing, effects, command, control, communications and intelligence (C3I), and mission support, as well as the cyber-security and homeland security markets. The company serves both domestic and international customers.
Closing Price: 49.85
52-Week Price Range: 42.65-60.10
Ex Dividend: 1/3/11
Pay Date: 2/10/11
Risk: You need to further evaluate RTN thoroughly. Well-informed, you decide what to do. Remember that there is risk of loss in all trading. I don’t own any RTN shares. Here are the pluses and minuses.
+ Beta: 0.65
+ Debt: 2,326.0 million
+Dividend: RTN pays a quarterly dividend of $0.375 per share (3.01% yield).
– Earnings: For the fourth quarter of 2010, analysts’ estimates were $1.16 per share and that is a decrease of 11.01% from the 2009 fourth-quarter earnings per share of $1.30.
+ Free Cash Flow: 4.81
+ Morningstar Rating: 4-star
+ PE: 11.90 using the 3-year PE
+ Price/Book Ratio: 1.80
+ Price/Sales Ratio: 0.73
+ Sales: 24,965 million in trailing 12-month sales