Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (HII - Get Report) is expected to report quarterly earnings of $3.22 a share on sales of $2 billion before the market opens on Thursday, based on a FactSet survey of 14 analysts.
In the same period a year ago the company posted earnings of $3.48 a share on sales of $1.9 billion.
The stock has risen 3.8% since the company last reported earnings on Feb. 14.
Quarterly estimates have fallen 1.9 cents a share in the past month.
Huntington Ingalls is currently trading at a price-to-forward-earnings ratio of 14.6 based on the 12-month estimates of 14 analysts surveyed by FactSet.
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