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Leidos Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.60 (-1.75 %)
(As of 09/23/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $90.00
50-Day Range
MA: $90.64
52-Week Range
Now: $90.00
Volume1.05 million shs
Average Volume1.10 million shs
Market Capitalization$12.80 billion
P/E Ratio21.28
Dividend Yield1.48%
Leidos Holdings, Inc. provides services and solutions in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets in the United States and internationally. It operates through three segments: Defense Solutions, Civil, and Health. The Defense Solutions segment offers national security solutions and systems for air, land, sea, space, and cyberspace for the U.S. Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, military services, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, and government agencies of U.S. allies abroad, as well as other federal, civilian, and commercial customers in the national security industry. Its solutions include technology, intelligence systems, command and control, 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, Transportation Security Administration, and airport operators; and vehicle and cargo inspection system, which enables the scanning of vehicles and cargo that produces an image using a low radiation dose. 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; federal environment and infrastructure; and logistics services. The Health segment offers solutions to federal and commercial customers responsible for health and well-being of people worldwide, including complex systems integration, managed health services, enterprise IT transformation, and life sciences services. The company was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Reston, Virginia.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.95 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Computer integrated systems design
Sub-IndustryIT Consulting & Other Services



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$11.09 billion
Cash Flow$7.16 per share
Book Value$24.14 per share


Net Income$667 million


Market Cap$12.80 billion
Next Earnings Date11/3/2020 (Estimated)
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Leidos (NYSE:LDOS) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Leidos' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Leidos' stock was trading at $97.97 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, LDOS shares have decreased by 8.1% and is now trading at $90.00.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Leidos?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Leidos in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 13 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Leidos' next earnings date?

Leidos is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 3rd 2020.
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How were Leidos' earnings last quarter?

Leidos Holdings Inc (NYSE:LDOS) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, August, 4th. The aerospace company reported $1.55 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.07 by $0.48. The aerospace company earned $2.91 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.02 billion. Leidos had a return on equity of 23.81% and a net margin of 5.26%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 6.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.16 earnings per share.
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How often does Leidos pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Leidos?

Leidos declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 31st. Investors of record on Tuesday, September 15th will be given a dividend of $0.34 per share on Wednesday, September 30th. This represents a $1.36 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.51%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, September 14th.
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What guidance has Leidos issued on next quarter's earnings?

Leidos updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Tuesday, August, 4th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $5.25-5.55 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $5.23. The company issued revenue guidance of $12.2-12.6 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $11.38 billion.

What price target have analysts set for LDOS?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Leidos' stock. Their forecasts range from $103.00 to $140.00. On average, they expect Leidos' share price to reach $117.17 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 30.2% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Leidos?

Leidos saw a decline in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totaling 2,290,000 shares, a decline of 16.1% from the August 15th total of 2,730,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,090,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.1 days. Currently, 1.7% of the company's stock are short sold.
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Who are some of Leidos' key competitors?

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), Alibaba Group (BABA), CVS Health (CVS), Walt Disney (DIS), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AT&T (T) and QUALCOMM (QCOM).

Who are Leidos' key executives?

Leidos' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Roger A. Krone, Chairman & CEO (Age 62)
  • Mr. James C. Reagan, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 60)
  • Mr. Jerald S. Howe Jr., Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 63)
  • Mr. Jonathan W. Scholl, Pres of Health Group (Age 57)
  • Ms. Angela Louise Heise, Pres of Civil Group (Age 44)

What is Leidos' stock symbol?

Leidos trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LDOS."

Who are Leidos' major shareholders?

Leidos' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (11.16%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.74%), FMR LLC (1.15%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.92%), Prudential Financial Inc. (0.86%) and California Public Employees Retirement System (0.80%). Company insiders that own Leidos stock include Gary Stephen May, Jonathan W Scholl and Roy E Stevens.
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Which institutional investors are selling Leidos stock?

LDOS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FIL Ltd, Vanguard Group Inc., Prudential PLC, UBS Group AG, FMR LLC, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., AJO LP, and Bank of Nova Scotia. Company insiders that have sold Leidos company stock in the last year include Gary Stephen May, Jonathan W Scholl, and Roy E Stevens.
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Which institutional investors are buying Leidos stock?

LDOS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Kerrisdale Advisers LLC, Dana Investment Advisors Inc., Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund, Hardman Johnston Global Advisors LLC, and Chilton Capital Management LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Leidos?

Shares of LDOS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Leidos' stock price today?

One share of LDOS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $90.00.

How big of a company is Leidos?

Leidos has a market capitalization of $12.80 billion and generates $11.09 billion in revenue each year. The aerospace company earns $667 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.17 on an earnings per share basis. Leidos employs 34,000 workers across the globe.

What is Leidos' official website?

The official website for Leidos is www.leidos.com.

How can I contact Leidos?

Leidos' mailing address is 1750 PRESIDENTS STREET, RESTON VA, 20190. The aerospace company can be reached via phone at 571-526-6000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 9/24/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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