Lockheed Martin Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 30, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $1.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 28,
2013. 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 $107.75, the dividend yield is 4.27%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LMT was $107.75,
representing a -0.97% decrease from the 52 week high of $108.80 and
a 34.45% increase over the 52 week low of $80.14.
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 $8.65. Zacks Investment Research reports LMT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 6.36%, compared to an
industry average of 20.8%.
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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:
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Aerospace & Defense Index Fund (
- PowerShares Aerospace & Defense (
- 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
25.14% over the last 100 days. ITA has the highest percent
weighting of LMT at 6.44%.