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Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 29, 2013

Lockheed Martin Corporation ( LMT ) 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 3.74%.

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 ( FLR ) and Rockwell Collins, Inc. ( COL ). 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%.

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:

  • PowerShares Aerospace & Defense ( PPA )
  • iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF ( ITA )
  • SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF ( XAR )
  • iShares Dow Jones Select Dividend Index Fund ( DVY )
  • PowerShares Dynamic Industrials ( PRN ).

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%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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