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Leidos Stock Forecast, Price & News

$90.38
-3.13 (-3.35 %)
(As of 02/24/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$89.73
Now: $90.38
$92.62
50-Day Range
$93.51
MA: $106.74
$112.70
52-Week Range
$68.00
Now: $90.38
$114.47
Volume1.61 million shs
Average Volume844,961 shs
Market Capitalization$12.86 billion
P/E Ratio21.27
Dividend Yield1.45%
Beta1.05
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 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, 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. Leidos Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Reston, Virginia.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Computer integrated systems design
Sub-IndustryIT Consulting & Other Services
SectorAerospace
CUSIP78390X10
Phone571-526-6000
Employees34,000
Year FoundedN/A

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$11.09 billion
Cash Flow$6.02 per share
Book Value$24.14 per share

Profitability

Net Income$667 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$12.86 billion
Next Earnings Date5/4/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.34 out of 5 stars

Aerospace Sector

5th out of 75 stocks

Computer Integrated Systems Design Industry

2nd out of 52 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
$90.38
-3.13 (-3.35 %)
(As of 02/24/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Leidos (NYSE:LDOS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Leidos a buy right now?

13 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Leidos in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 12 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Leidos stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Leidos?

Wall Street analysts have given Leidos a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Leidos wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Leidos?

Leidos saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,690,000 shares, an increase of 14.2% from the December 31st total of 1,480,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 805,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.1 days. Approximately 1.3% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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When is Leidos' next earnings date?

Leidos is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 4th 2021.
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How were Leidos' earnings last quarter?

Leidos Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:LDOS) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 23rd. The aerospace company reported $1.63 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.61 by $0.02. The aerospace company had revenue of $3.25 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.39 billion. Leidos had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 23.45% and a net margin of 5.10%. Leidos's quarterly revenue was up 10.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $1.51 EPS.
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How has Leidos' stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Leidos' stock was trading at $97.97 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, LDOS shares have decreased by 7.7% and is now trading at $90.38.
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How often does Leidos pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Leidos?

Leidos announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 19th. Stockholders of record on Monday, March 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.34 per share on Wednesday, March 31st. This represents a $1.36 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.50%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, March 12th.
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Is Leidos a good dividend stock?

Leidos pays an annual dividend of $1.36 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.45%. Leidos does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Leidos is 26.31%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Leidos will have a dividend payout ratio of 21.28% next year. This indicates that Leidos will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Leidos issued on next quarter's earnings?

Leidos issued an update on its FY21 earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 23rd. The company provided EPS guidance of $6.15-6.45 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $6.47. The company issued revenue guidance of $13.7-14.1 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $11.83 billion.

What price target have analysts set for LDOS?

13 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Leidos' shares. Their forecasts range from $103.00 to $140.00. On average, they anticipate Leidos' share price to reach $116.36 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 28.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Leidos' key executives?

Leidos' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Roger A. Krone, Chairman & CEO (Age 64, Pay $3.37M)
  • Mr. James C. Reagan, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 62, Pay $1.44M)
  • Mr. Jerald S. Howe Jr., Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 65, Pay $1.19M)
  • Mr. Gerard A. Fasano, Group Pres of Defense Group (Age 55, Pay $1.1M)
  • Mr. Christopher R. Cage, Sr. VP, Corp. Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 49)
  • Mr. James F. Carlini, Chief Technology Officer
  • Mr. Steve Hull, Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Peter Berl, Head of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Michele M. Brown, Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer and Sr. VP
  • Ms. Melissa Koskovich, SVP & Director of Corp. Communications and Marketing

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

636 employees have rated Leidos CEO Roger A. Krone on Glassdoor.com. Roger A. Krone has an approval rating of 85% among Leidos' employees.

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), The Boeing (BA), AbbVie (ABBV), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), The Walt Disney (DIS), AT&T (T), Alibaba Group (BABA), CVS Health (CVS) and Intel (INTC).

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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include JPMorgan Chase & Co. (8.60%), BlackRock Inc. (7.26%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (2.49%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.66%), Boston Partners (1.60%) and Cooke & Bieler LP (1.11%). Company insiders that own Leidos stock include David G Fubini, Gary Stephen May, Jonathan W Scholl and Roy E Stevens.
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Which major investors are selling Leidos stock?

LDOS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Prudential PLC, Causeway Capital Management LLC, FIL Ltd, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Schroder Investment Management Group, Northern Trust Corp, Principal Financial Group Inc., and Principal Financial Group Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Leidos company stock in the last year include David G Fubini, Gary Stephen May, Jonathan W Scholl, and Roy E Stevens.
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Which major investors are buying Leidos stock?

LDOS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, BlackRock Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Cooke & Bieler LP, State of Michigan Retirement System, Alliancebernstein L.P., Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, and Janus Henderson Group PLC.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Leidos' stock price today?

One share of LDOS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $90.38.

How much money does Leidos make?

Leidos has a market capitalization of $12.86 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.

How many employees does Leidos have?

Leidos employs 34,000 workers across the globe.

What is Leidos' official website?

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

Where are Leidos' headquarters?

Leidos is headquartered at 1750 PRESIDENTS STREET, RESTON VA, 20190.

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 2/25/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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