Leidos Holdings Company Profile (NYSE:LDOS)

About Leidos Holdings (NYSE:LDOS)

Leidos Holdings logoLeidos Holdings, Inc. (Leidos) is a science and technology solutions company focused on delivering solutions primarily in the areas of national security, health and engineering. The Company is a holding company whose direct 100%-owned subsidiary is Leidos, Inc., which delivers science and technology solutions in the areas of national security, health and engineering to agencies of the United States Department of Defense (DoD), the intelligence community, the United States Department of Homeland Security, and other United States Government civil agencies, state and local government agencies, foreign governments and customers across a variety of commercial markets. The Company's segments include Health and Engineering and National Security Solutions. On September 27, 2013, Leidos completed the separation of its technical services and enterprise information technology services business into an independent, publicly traded company named Science Applications International Corporation.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Aerospace
  • Industry: Information & Delivery Services
  • Sub-Industry: IT Consulting & Other Services
  • Symbol: NYSE:LDOS
  • CUSIP: 78390X10
  • Web: www.leidos.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $9.4 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 151,209,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $59.54
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $55.26
  • 52 Week Range: $40.96 - $63.08
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 27.86
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.76
  • P/E Growth: 2.32
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $9.59 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.98
  • Book Value: $21.35 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.91
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.28
  • Dividend Yield: 2.1%
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: $954 million
  • Net Margins: 3.34%
  • Return on Equity: 17.35%
  • Return on Assets: 6.00%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.97%
  • Current Ratio: 1.27%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.10%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 875,669 shs.
  • Beta: 1.72
  • Short Ratio: 2.43
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Leidos Holdings (NYSE:LDOS)

What is Leidos Holdings' stock symbol?

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

How often does Leidos Holdings pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Leidos Holdings?

Leidos Holdings declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, September 8th. Stockholders of record on Monday, September 18th will be given a dividend of $0.32 per share on Friday, September 29th. This represents a $1.28 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.06%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 15th. View Leidos Holdings' Dividend History.

How were Leidos Holdings' earnings last quarter?

Leidos Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:LDOS) released its earnings results on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company reported $1.04 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.77 by $0.27. The business had revenue of $2.57 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.56 billion. Leidos Holdings had a net margin of 3.34% and a return on equity of 17.35%. The business's revenue was up 99.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.68 EPS. View Leidos Holdings' Earnings History.

When will Leidos Holdings make its next earnings announcement?

Leidos Holdings is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 2nd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Leidos Holdings.

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

Leidos Holdings issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.45-3.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.35. The company issued revenue guidance of $10.1-10.4 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $10.31 billion.

Where is Leidos Holdings' stock going? Where will Leidos Holdings' stock price be in 2017?

7 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Leidos Holdings' stock. Their predictions range from $57.00 to $75.00. On average, they expect Leidos Holdings' stock price to reach $64.75 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Leidos Holdings.

What are analysts saying about Leidos Holdings stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Leidos Holdings stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Leidos Holdings, Inc. (Leidos) is a holding company whose direct 100%-owned subsidiaries and principal operating companies are Leidos, Inc. and Leidos Innovations Corporation. Leidos is a global science and technology company that provides technology and engineering services and solutions in the defense, intelligence, civil and health markets. Their domestic customers include agencies of the U.S. Department of Defense, the U.S. Intelligence Community, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, the Federal Aviation Administration, the Department of Health and Human Services, other U.S. Government civil agencies and state and local government agencies. Their international customers include foreign governments and their agencies, primarily located in the United Kingdom, the Middle East and Australia. " (10/18/2017)
  • 2. Cowen and Company analysts commented, "Investors should like strong Q2, hiked 2017 guide, and slightly better than estimated." (8/3/2017)

Who are some of Leidos Holdings' key competitors?

How do I buy Leidos Holdings stock?

Shares of Leidos Holdings can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Leidos Holdings' stock price today?

One share of Leidos Holdings stock can currently be purchased for approximately $62.18.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Leidos Holdings (NYSE LDOS)
Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  174 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  247 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  421
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Leidos Holdings and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Leidos Holdings (NYSE:LDOS) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $64.75 (4.13% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Leidos Holdings (NYSE:LDOS)
Price Target History for Leidos Holdings (NYSE:LDOS)
Analysts' Ratings History for Leidos Holdings (NYSE:LDOS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/12/2017Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingBuy$68.00N/AView Rating Details
10/5/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold -> Buy$75.00N/AView Rating Details
8/31/2017ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy$62.00 -> $64.00LowView Rating Details
8/10/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$61.00 -> $68.00LowView Rating Details
3/16/2017Vertical ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$67.00LowView Rating Details
12/29/2016Drexel HamiltonBoost Price Target$48.00 -> $60.00N/AView Rating Details
12/6/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Initiated CoverageOutperform$59.00 -> $59.00N/AView Rating Details
11/21/2016Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeNeutral -> Outperform$57.00N/AView Rating Details
9/6/2016Citigroup Inc.Initiated CoverageBuy$44.17 -> $47.00N/AView Rating Details
7/11/2016Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
2/23/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetHold$56.00 -> $46.00N/AView Rating Details
10/29/2015BB&T CorporationUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/22/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Leidos Holdings (NYSE:LDOS)
Earnings by Quarter for Leidos Holdings (NYSE:LDOS)
Earnings History by Quarter for Leidos Holdings (NYSE LDOS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/2/2017$0.81N/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2017Q2 2017$0.77$1.04$2.56 billion$2.57 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2017Q1 2017$0.78$0.88$2.54 billion$2.58 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/23/2017Q416$0.83$0.75$2.54 billion$2.58 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2016Q316$0.96$1.25$1.90 billion$1.87 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$0.73$0.68$1.29 billion$1.29 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116$0.68$0.72$1.27 billion$1.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/18/2016Q415$0.66$0.78$4.88 billion$1.28 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q3$0.66$0.71$1.28 million$1.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$0.57$0.73$1.31 billion$1.26 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/12/2015Q116$0.59$0.65$1.31 million$1.25 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/25/2015$0.48$0.69$1.19 billion$1.17 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/25/2015$0.48$0.69$1.19 billion$1.17 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/25/2015$0.48$0.69$1.19 billion$1.17 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/25/2015$0.48$0.69$1.19 billion$1.17 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/25/2015$0.48$0.69$1.19 billion$1.17 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/25/2015$0.48$0.69$1.19 billion$1.17 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/25/2015$0.48$0.69$1.19 billion$1.17 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/25/2015Q415$0.48$0.69$1.20 billion$1.17 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/3/2014Q315$0.52$0.65$1.24 billion$1.28 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/9/2014Q215$0.62$0.61$1.27 billion$1.31 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/4/2014Q115$0.54$0.60$1.26 billion$1.32 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/27/2014Q414$0.43$0.56$1.27 billion$1.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/10/2013$0.03($0.04)$1.42 billion$1.42 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/10/2013$0.03($0.04)$1.42 billion$1.42 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/10/2013$0.03($0.04)$1.42 billion$1.42 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/10/2013$0.03($0.04)$1.42 billion$1.42 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/10/2013$0.03($0.04)$1.42 billion$1.42 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/10/2013$0.03($0.04)$1.42 billion$1.42 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/10/2013$0.03($0.04)$1.42 billion$1.42 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/10/2013Q3$0.14($0.04)$1.42 billion$1.42 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Leidos Holdings (NYSE:LDOS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.56 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.71 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Leidos Holdings (NYSE:LDOS)
Most Recent Dividend:9/29/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.28
Dividend Yield:2.06%
Dividend Growth:58.70% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:55.65% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
35.96% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
34.50% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:3 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Leidos Holdings (NYSE:LDOS)

Dividend History by Quarter for Leidos Holdings (NYSE LDOS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/8/2017Quarterly$0.322.23%9/15/20179/18/20179/29/2017
5/15/2017quarterly$0.322.42%6/13/20176/15/20176/30/2017
2/21/2017quarterly$0.322.43%3/13/20173/15/20173/30/2017
12/5/2016quarterly$0.322.47%12/13/201612/15/201612/30/2016
9/9/2016quarterly$0.323.02%9/16/20169/20/20169/30/2016
8/8/2016special$13.642.68%8/17/20168/15/20168/22/2016
5/26/2016quarterly$0.322.57%6/13/20166/15/20166/30/2016
2/23/2016quarterly$0.323.01%3/11/20163/15/20163/30/2016
12/4/2015quarterly$0.322.2%12/11/201512/15/201512/30/2015
9/22/2015quarterly$0.322.99%10/13/201510/15/201510/30/2015
6/2/2015quarterly$0.323%7/13/20157/15/20157/30/2015
3/26/2015quarterly$0.323.08%4/13/20154/15/20154/30/2015
12/10/2014quarterly$0.322.98%1/13/20151/15/20151/30/2015
9/10/2014quarterly$0.323.63%10/10/201410/15/201410/30/2014
6/9/2014quarterly$0.323.22%7/11/20147/15/20147/30/2014
3/24/2014quarterly$0.322.98%4/11/20144/15/20144/30/2014
12/10/2013quarterly$0.323.09%1/13/20141/15/20141/30/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Leidos Holdings (NYSE:LDOS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.70%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 74.55%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Leidos Holdings (NYSE:LDOS)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Leidos Holdings (NYSE:LDOS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Leidos Holdings (NYSE:LDOS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/28/2017Gary Stephen MayDirectorSell800$55.75$44,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2017Jerald S Howe JrVPBuy2,000$55.32$110,640.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2017John P JumperDirectorSell42,381$53.73$2,277,131.13View SEC Filing  
11/11/2016Surya N MohapatraDirectorBuy3,276$46.27$151,580.52View SEC Filing  
9/13/2016Surya N MohapatraDirectorBuy3,575$41.48$148,291.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2016James ReaganCFOBuy2,600$46.83$121,758.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2016Robert S ShapardDirectorBuy4,000$47.04$188,160.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016Roger A KroneCEOBuy5,000$46.50$232,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2016Lawrence C NussdorfDirectorBuy2,500$45.13$112,825.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2015Kenneth P. SharpVPSell2,059$55.37$114,006.83View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015John P. JumperDirectorSell47,457$55.08$2,613,931.56View SEC Filing  
9/12/2014Roger A KroneCEOBuy15,000$35.23$528,450.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

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