Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 28, 2018

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Lockheed Martin Corporation ( LMT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 28, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $2 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 23, 2018. Shareholders who purchased LMT 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.

The previous trading day's last sale of LMT was $358.7, representing a -1.18% decrease from the 52 week high of $363 and a 35.85% increase over the 52 week low of $264.04.

LMT is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Rockwell Collins, Inc. ( COL ) and Transdigm Group Incorporated ( TDG ). LMT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $6.83. Zacks Investment Research reports LMT's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 16.41%, compared to an industry average of 24%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the LMT Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to LMT through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have LMT as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares Select Dividend ETF ( DVY )
  • SPDR Series Trust SPDR SSGA Gender Diversity Index ETF ( SHE )
  • iShares Trust ( IYJ )
  • iShares Global Industrials ETF ( EXI )
  • iShares Trust ( USMV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IYJ with an increase of 9.55% over the last 100 days. DVY has the highest percent weighting of LMT at 4.77%.

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