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Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 27, 2017

Lockheed Martin Corporation ( LMT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $1.82 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 24, 2017. Shareholders who purchased LMT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10.3% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of LMT was $264.85, representing a -1.87% decrease from the 52 week high of $269.90 and a 25.58% increase over the 52 week low of $210.90.

LMT is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Transdigm Group Incorporated ( TDG ) and Rockwell Collins, Inc. ( COL ). LMT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $17.18. Zacks Investment Research reports LMT's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 1.81%, compared to an industry average of -5.6%.

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 U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF ( ITA )
  • PowerShares Aerospace & Defense ( PPA )
  • iShares Select Dividend ETF ( DVY )
  • WBI Tactical LCY Shares ( WBIG )
  • SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF ( XAR ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XAR with an increase of 17.05% over the last 100 days. ITA has the highest percent weighting of LMT at 7.43%.

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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