Lockheed Martin Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 29, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $1.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 27, 2013. Shareholders who purchased LMT stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 4th quarter that LMT has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $123.14, the dividend yield is
The previous trading day's last sale of LMT was $123.14,
representing a -2.83% decrease from the 52 week high of $126.73 and
a 43.39% increase over the 52 week low of $85.88.
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 $8.91. Zacks Investment Research reports LMT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 12.22%, compared to an
industry average of 15.2%.
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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 (
- SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF (
- iShares Dow Jones Select Dividend Index Fund (
- PowerShares Dynamic Industrials (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XAR with an increase of
21.09% over the last 100 days. PPA has the highest percent
weighting of LMT at 6.54%.