Lockheed Martin Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 29, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $1.33 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 27,
2014. Shareholders who purchased LMT stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that LMT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $162.95, the dividend yield is 3.26%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LMT was $162.95,
representing a -3.24% decrease from the 52 week high of $168.41 and
a 58.14% increase over the 52 week low of $103.04.
LMT is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as Fluor Corporation (
) and Rockwell Collins, Inc. (
). LMT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $9.67. Zacks Investment Research reports LMT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as .87%, compared to an industry
average of .4%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to LMT through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have LMT as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Aerospace & Defense (
- iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF (
- iShares Dow Jones Select Dividend Index Fund (
- SPDR MFS Systematic Growth Equity ETF (
- PowerShares DWA Industrials Momentum Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is DVY with an increase of
4.54% over the last 100 days. PPA has the highest percent weighting
of LMT at 6.44%.