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alliant techsystems inc (ATK) Snapshot

Open
$114.29
Previous Close
$114.29
Day High
$115.00
Day Low
$113.54
52 Week High
05/5/14 - $158.13
52 Week Low
10/30/14 - $107.33
Market Cap
3.7B
Average Volume 10 Days
262.3K
EPS TTM
$11.90
Shares Outstanding
31.9M
EX-Date
11/17/14
P/E TM
9.6x
Dividend
$1.28
Dividend Yield
1.11%
Current Stock Chart for ALLIANT TECHSYSTEMS INC (ATK)

alliant techsystems inc (ATK) Details

Alliant Techsystems Inc. develops and produces aerospace, defense, and commercial products to the U.S. government, allied nations, and prime contractors in the United States, Puerto Rico, and internationally. It also supplies ammunition, firearms, and shooting accessories; and products for the hunting, shooting sports, and outdoor recreation markets. The company operates in three segments: Aerospace Group, Defense Group, and Sporting Group. The Aerospace Group segment offers rocket motor systems for human and cargo launch vehicles, conventional and strategic missiles, missile defense interceptors, small and micro-satellites, satellite components, structures and subsystems, lightweight space deployables, solar arrays, decoy and illuminating flares, and aircraft countermeasures, as well as provides engineering and technical services. The Defense Group segment provides military small, medium, and large caliber ammunition; propulsion systems for tactical missiles and missile defense applications; strike weapons; precision munitions; gun systems; aircraft survivability systems; fuses and warheads; energetic materials; and special mission aircraft. The Sporting Group segment offers ammunition and firearms for the hunting/sport shooting enthusiast markets; ammunition for the law enforcement, the U.S. government, and international markets; and tactical systems and equipment to the armed forces and allies, special operations forces, and law enforcement, as well as accessories, such as riflescopes, binoculars, trail cameras, hunting laser rangefinders, gun care products, reloading equipment, powder, targets and traps, mounts, game calls, decoys, blinds, safety and protective eyewear, laser range finders, and archery accessories. Alliant Techsystems Inc. was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in Arlington, Virginia.

16,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 05/23/14
Founded in 1990

alliant techsystems inc (ATK) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.0M
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting...
Total Annual Compensation: $615.0K
Senior Vice President and President of Aerosp...
Total Annual Compensation: $462.7K
Senior Vice President and President of Defens...
Total Annual Compensation: $425.5K
Senior Vice President and President of Sporti...
Total Annual Compensation: $365.8K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

alliant techsystems inc (ATK) Key Developments

Alliant Techsystems Inc., Orbital Sciences Corp. - M&A Call

To provide an update on the proposed transaction to spin off ATK's Sporting group business and immediately thereafter, merge ATK's aerospace and defense groups with Orbital Sciences Corporation and to discuss its thorough review and analysis of Orbital's Antares launch failure, proposed recovery plan and long-term competitive position

Alliant Sporting Group Announces Earnings Results for the Second Quarter of 2014

Alliant Sporting Group announced earnings results for the second quarter of 2014. For the quarter, sales increased 26% to $533 million compared to $421 million in the prior year quarter. The increased sale includes Bushnell of $154 million and is partially offset by an organic sales decline of 8%. Organic sales decreased primarily due to lower sales volume in firearms and legacy accessories, partially offset by a slight increase in ammunition.

Alliant Techsystems Inc. Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended September 28, 2014; Revises Earnings Guidance for the Fiscal Year Ending March 31, 2015

Alliant Techsystems Inc. announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the second quarter and six months ended September 28, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported sales was $1,273,249,000 compared to $1,142,381,000 for the same period of last year. Income before interest, income taxes, and noncontrolling interest was $160,678,000 compared to $148,266,000 for the same period of last year. Income before income taxes and noncontrolling interest was $137,338,000 compared to $133,047,000 for the same period of last year. Net income attributable to the company was $95,109,000 compared to $92,591,000 for the same period of last year. Diluted earnings per share were $2.97 compared to $2.86 for the same period of last year. Excluding transaction costs and inventory step-up, adjusted operating profit in the second quarter increased $10 million to $166 million. Adjusted operating profit increased primarily due to higher sales and profit in the Sporting Group, due to the Bushnell acquisition, and lower pension expense. Excluding items listed in the reconciliation tables, adjusted net income in the second quarter was $96 million, compared to $91 million in the prior year. On an adjusted basis, fully diluted EPS was $3.00 compared to $2.82 in the prior year. Adjusted net income and EPS increased due to higher operating profit, partially offset by higher interest expense primarily due to increased debt levels. Adjusted EBIT was $165,635,000 against $156,075,000 a year ago. EBIT was $160,678,000 against $148,266,000 a year ago. Sales increased 11% as compared to prior year. Growth was driven by higher sales across all the ATK businesses, including the impact of the Bushnell acquisition. For the six months, the company reported sales was $2,548,639,000 compared to $2,221,122,000 for the same period of last year. Income before interest, income taxes, and noncontrolling interest was $316,233,000 compared to $273,889,000 for the same period of last year. Income before income taxes and noncontrolling interest was $269,502,000 compared to $244,848,000 for the same period of last year. Net income attributable to the company was $180,707,000 compared to $164,628,000 for the same period of last year. Diluted earnings per share were $5.54 compared to $5.1 for the same period of last year. Cash provided by operating activities was $24,515,000 against $42,553,000 a year ago. Capital expenditures were $59,699,000 against $52,262,000 a year ago. The company is updating its fiscal 2015 sales guidance to a range of approximately $5.15 billion to $5.20 billion from its previous range of $5.15 billion to $5.25 billion. The company reaffirms its fiscal 2015 EPS guidance in a range of $11.50 to $11.90 and free cash flow guidance in a range of $280 million to $305 million. The effective tax rate for the year is now expected to be approximately 33%, down from previous guidance of approximately 34%. The lower tax rate, which anticipates the retroactive extension of the Federal R&D tax credit, is primarily the result of the benefit for a tax basis adjustment initiative and the settlement of the IRS audit. EPS guidance including transaction costs in a range of $11.28 to $11.68 for the fiscal 2015. Cash provided by operating activities in a range of $408,000 to $433,000 and capital expenditure of $135,000 for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2015.

 

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