NYSE:LDOS

Leidos (LDOS) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$128.90
+0.22 (+0.17%)
(As of 05:45 PM ET)
Today's Range
$128.04
$130.35
50-Day Range
$121.50
$131.09
52-Week Range
$76.58
$131.50
Volume
828,584 shs
Average Volume
826,009 shs
Market Capitalization
$17.42 billion
P/E Ratio
90.78
Dividend Yield
1.18%
Price Target
$132.42

Leidos MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.83 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
2.9% Upside
$132.42 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
0.99% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-1.66
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.64mentions of Leidos in the last 14 days
Based on 4 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$1.35 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
8.88%
From $7.77 to $8.46 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.11 out of 5 stars

Aerospace Sector

9th out of 41 stocks

Computer Integrated Systems Design Industry

7th out of 34 stocks

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About Leidos Stock (NYSE:LDOS)

Leidos Holdings, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides services and solutions in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets in the United States and internationally. The company operates through Defense Solutions, Civil, and Health segments. The Defense Solutions segment offers national security solutions and systems for air, land, sea, space, and cyberspace for the U.S. Intelligence Community, the Department of Defense, the space development agency, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, defense information systems agency, military services, and government agencies of U.S. allies abroad, as well as other federal and commercial customers in the national security industry. The solutions include technology, large-scale systems, command and control platforms, data analytics, logistics, and cybersecurity solutions, as well as intelligence analysis and operations support services to critical missions. The Civil segment provides systems integration services to air navigation service providers, including the federal aviation administration, the En route automation modernization, advanced technology oceanic procedure, time based flow management, terminal flight data management, geo-7, and future flight services, as well as enterprise-information display systems; and security detection services. It also offers information technology (IT) solutions in cloud computing, mobility, application modernization, DevOps, data center, network modernization, asset management, help desk operations, and digital workplace enablement; and environment, energy, and infrastructure services. The Health segment offers solutions to federal and commercial customers responsible for health and well-being of people, include health information management, managed health, digital modernization, and life sciences research and development services. Leidos Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Reston, Virginia.

LDOS Stock Price History

LDOS Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
2/13/2024
Ex-Dividend for 3/28 Dividend
3/14/2024
Dividend Payable
3/28/2024
Today
4/24/2024
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
4/30/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sector
Aerospace
Industry
Computer integrated systems design
Sub-Industry
IT Consulting & Other Services
CUSIP
78390X10
Fax
N/A
Employees
47,000
Year Founded
1969

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$132.42
High Stock Price Target
$150.00
Low Stock Price Target
$106.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+3.2%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.83
Research Coverage
12 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$199 million
Pretax Margin
2.61%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$15.44 billion
Cash Flow
$14.31 per share
Book Value
$30.97 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
133,837,000
Market Cap
$17.33 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.70

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Thomas A. Bell (Age 62)
    CEO & Director
    Comp: $4.82M
  • Mr. Christopher R. CageMr. Christopher R. Cage (Age 52)
    Executive VP & CFO
    Comp: $1.75M
  • Mr. Gerard A. Fasano (Age 58)
    Executive VP & Chief Growth Officer
    Comp: $1.44M
  • Mr. Roy E. StevensMr. Roy E. Stevens (Age 55)
    President of National Security Sector
    Comp: $1.33M
  • Ms. Elizabeth A. M. Porter (Age 53)
    President of Health & Civil Sector
    Comp: $1.43M
  • Mr. Daniel A. Atkinson IV (Age 46)
    SVP, Chief Accounting Officer & Corporate Controller
  • Mr. James F. Carlini (Age 58)
    Chief Technology Officer
  • Mr. M. Stuart Davis (Age 65)
    Senior Vice President of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Melissa Koskovich
    SVP & Director of Corporate Communications and Marketing
  • Ms. Maureen Waterston (Age 59)
    Executive VP & Chief Human Resources Officer
    Comp: $1.24M

LDOS Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Leidos stock right now?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Leidos in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" LDOS shares.
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What is Leidos' stock price target for 2024?

12 Wall Street research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Leidos' shares. Their LDOS share price targets range from $106.00 to $150.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $132.42 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 2.9% from the stock's current price.
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How have LDOS shares performed in 2024?

Leidos' stock was trading at $108.24 at the start of the year. Since then, LDOS shares have increased by 18.9% and is now trading at $128.70.
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Are investors shorting Leidos?

Leidos saw a increase in short interest in March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,330,000 shares, an increase of 37.7% from the March 15th total of 965,700 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 809,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.6 days. Approximately 1.0% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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When is Leidos' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 30th 2024.
View our LDOS earnings forecast
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How can I listen to Leidos' earnings call?

Leidos will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, April 30th at 8:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Leidos' earnings last quarter?

Leidos Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:LDOS) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 13th. The aerospace company reported $1.99 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.74 by $0.25. The aerospace company earned $3.98 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.81 billion. Leidos had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 22.92% and a net margin of 1.29%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 7.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $1.83 earnings per share.
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How often does Leidos pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Leidos?

Leidos announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 8th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 15th will be given a dividend of $0.38 per share on Thursday, March 28th. This represents a $1.52 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.18%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 14th.
Read our dividend analysis for LDOS
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Is Leidos a good dividend stock?

Leidos (NYSE:LDOS) pays an annual dividend of $1.52 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.21%. The company does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 107.04%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, LDOS will have a dividend payout ratio of 17.97% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for LDOS.

What guidance has Leidos issued on next quarter's earnings?

Leidos issued an update on its FY 2024 earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 13th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 7.500-7.900 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of 7.600. The company issued revenue guidance of $15.7 billion-$16.1 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $16.0 billion.

What is Roger A. Krone's approval rating as Leidos' CEO?

636 employees have rated Leidos Chief Executive Officer Roger A. Krone on Glassdoor.com. Roger A. Krone has an approval rating of 85% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Leidos own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Leidos investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Lockheed Martin (LMT), Boeing (BA), AbbVie (ABBV), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Walt Disney (DIS), AT&T (T), Alibaba Group (BABA), CVS Health (CVS) and Intel (INTC).

Who are Leidos' major shareholders?

Leidos' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (0.34%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.28%), Raymond James & Associates (0.19%), Atwood & Palmer Inc. (0.19%), Leeward Investments LLC MA (0.12%) and Running Oak Capital LLC (0.06%). Insiders that own company stock include Christopher R Cage, David G Fubini, Gary Stephen May, Gregory R Dahlberg, Gregory R Dahlberg, Harry M Jansen Kraemer Jr, James Robert Moos, Jerald S Howe Jr, Miriam E John, Noel B Geer, Roger A Krone, Roy E Stevens, Surya N Mohapatra and Thomas Arthur Bell.
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How do I buy shares of Leidos?

Shares of LDOS stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does Leidos have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Leidos: BECHTEL SAIC COMPANY LLC, Benham Military Communities LLC, Benham/Ellerbe Becket LLC, Dynetics, IMX Medical Management Services Inc, Leidos Arabia Company Limited, Leidos Biomedical Research Inc., Leidos CDM Solutions LLC, Leidos Consulting Engineers Inc., Leidos Cyber Inc., Leidos Engineering LLC, Leidos Europe Limited, Leidos Federal Healthcare Inc., Leidos Global Technology Corporation, Leidos Government Services Inc., Leidos Health Holdings LLC, Leidos Health LLC, Leidos Inc., Leidos Innovations Australia Pty Ltd., Leidos Innovations Corporation, Leidos Innovations Global Inc., Leidos Integrated Technology LLC, Leidos Intermediate Holdings Inc., Leidos Management Systems Designers Inc., Leidos Services Inc., Leidos Supply Limited, Mission Support Alliance LLC, QTC Holdings Inc., QTC Management Inc., QTC Medical Services Inc., Reveal Imaging Technologies Inc., Systems Made Simple Inc., Sytex Inc., The Sytex Group Inc., Varec Holdings Inc., and Varec Inc..
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This page (NYSE:LDOS) was last updated on 4/24/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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