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NYSE:LMT

Lockheed Martin - LMT Stock Forecast, Price & News

$481.20
-2.80 (-0.58%)
(As of 12/7/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$480.48
$489.24
50-Day Range
$386.29
$496.23
52-Week Range
$333.42
$498.95
Volume
989,156 shs
Average Volume
1.66 million shs
Market Capitalization
$126.11 billion
P/E Ratio
22.09
Dividend Yield
2.48%
Price Target
$466.92

Lockheed Martin MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.36 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
3.0% Downside
$466.92 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.35% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.46
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.55mentions of Lockheed Martin in the last 14 days
Based on 22 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$250,732 Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
1.71%
From $26.97 to $27.43 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.33 out of 5 stars

Aerospace Sector

16th out of 48 stocks

Guided Missiles & Space Vehicles & Parts Industry

4th out of 8 stocks

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About Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) Stock

Lockheed Martin Corporation, a security and aerospace company, engages in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration, and sustainment of technology systems, products, and services worldwide. It operates through four segments: Aeronautics, Missiles and Fire Control, Rotary and Mission Systems, and Space. The Aeronautics segment offers combat and air mobility aircraft, unmanned air vehicles, and related technologies. The Missiles and Fire Control segment provides air and missile defense systems; tactical missiles and air-to-ground precision strike weapon systems; logistics; fire control systems; mission operations support, readiness, engineering support, and integration services; manned and unmanned ground vehicles; and energy management solutions. The Rotary and Mission Systems segment offers military and commercial helicopters, surface ships, sea and land-based missile defense systems, radar systems, sea and air-based mission and combat systems, command and control mission solutions, cyber solutions, and simulation and training solutions. The Space segment offers satellites; space transportation systems; strategic, advanced strike, and defensive missile systems; and classified systems and services in support of national security systems. This segment also provides network-enabled situational awareness and integrates space and ground-based systems to help its customers gather, analyze, and securely distribute critical intelligence data. It serves primarily serves the U.S. government, as well as foreign military sales contracted through the U.S. government. Lockheed Martin Corporation was founded in 1912 and is headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland.

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LMT Stock News Headlines

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Polish President Andrzej Duda and the country's defense minister have taken delivery of a first shipment of tanks and howitzers from South Korea, hailing the swift implementation of a deal signed in the summer in the face of the war in neighboring Ukraine
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U.S. weapons maker Lockheed Martin Corp. and Israeli defense contractor Rafael say they will team up to develop a high-energy laser system to defend against aerial attacks
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LMT Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 9/23 Dividend
8/31/2022
Dividend Payable
9/23/2022
Last Earnings
10/18/2022
Ex-Dividend for 12/30 Dividend
11/30/2022
Today
12/07/2022
Dividend Payable
12/30/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
1/24/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Guided missiles & space vehicles & parts
Sub-Industry
Aerospace & Defense
Sector
Aerospace
CUSIP
53983010
Employees
114,000
Year Founded
1995

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$466.92
High Stock Price Forecast
$525.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$384.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
-3.0%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.36
Research Coverage
11 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$6.32 billion
Pretax Margin
10.78%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$67.04 billion
Cash Flow
$31.49 per share
Book Value
$40.24 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
261,628,000
Market Cap
$126.11 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.75

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Key Executives

  • Mr. James D. Taiclet Jr.Mr. James D. Taiclet Jr. (Age 61)
    Chairman, Pres & CEO
    Comp: $7.33M
  • Mr. Frank A. St. John (Age 55)
    Chief Operating Officer
    Comp: $4.4M
  • Mr. John W. Mollard (Age 64)
    Strategic Advisor
    Comp: $1.95M
  • Ms. Stephanie C. HillMs. Stephanie C. Hill (Age 57)
    Exec. VP of Rotary & Mission Systems
    Comp: $3.12M
  • Mr. Jesus Malave Jr. (Age 53)
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Mr. H. Edward Paul III (Age 47)
    VP of Accounting, VP & Controller
  • Mr. Rodney A. Makoske
    Chief Engineer and Sr. VP of Engineering & Technology
  • Mr. Greg Gardner
    VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Maryanne R. LavanMs. Maryanne R. Lavan (Age 63)
    Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.
  • Mr. Dean Acosta
    Sr. VP & Chief Communications Officer













LMT Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Lockheed Martin stock right now?

11 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lockheed Martin in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 3 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" LMT shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in LMT, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Lockheed Martin's stock price forecast for 2023?

11 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Lockheed Martin's shares. Their LMT share price forecasts range from $384.00 to $525.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $466.92 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.0%.
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How have LMT shares performed in 2022?

Lockheed Martin's stock was trading at $355.41 at the start of the year. Since then, LMT stock has increased by 35.5% and is now trading at $481.57.
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Are investors shorting Lockheed Martin?

Lockheed Martin saw a increase in short interest in November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 3,530,000 shares, an increase of 29.3% from the October 31st total of 2,730,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,400,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.5 days. Currently, 1.4% of the company's stock are short sold.
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When is Lockheed Martin's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, January 24th 2023.
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How were Lockheed Martin's earnings last quarter?

Lockheed Martin Co. (NYSE:LMT) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October, 18th. The aerospace company reported $6.87 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $6.60 by $0.27. The aerospace company earned $16.58 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $16.69 billion. Lockheed Martin had a net margin of 9.07% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 65.16%. The firm's revenue was up 3.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $6.66 earnings per share.
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How often does Lockheed Martin pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Lockheed Martin?

Lockheed Martin declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, September 30th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 1st will be paid a dividend of $3.00 per share on Friday, December 30th. This represents a $12.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.49%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 30th. This is an increase from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $2.80.
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Is Lockheed Martin a good dividend stock?

Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) pays an annual dividend of $12.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.45%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 19 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 55.10%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, LMT will have a dividend payout ratio of 43.75% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will Lockheed Martin's stock buyback program work?

Lockheed Martin declared that its board has initiated a share repurchase program on Thursday, September 23rd 2021, which authorizes the company to buyback $5,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to buy up to 5.3% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are generally an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

What guidance has Lockheed Martin issued on next quarter's earnings?

Lockheed Martin issued an update on its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 3rd. The company provided EPS guidance of $21.55-$21.55 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of $21.67. The company issued revenue guidance of $65.25 billion-$65.25 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $65.29 billion.

What is James D. Taiclet's approval rating as Lockheed Martin's CEO?

147 employees have rated Lockheed Martin Chief Executive Officer James D. Taiclet on Glassdoor.com. James D. Taiclet has an approval rating of 92% among the company's employees. This puts James D. Taiclet in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Lockheed Martin own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Lockheed Martin investors own include Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Boeing (BA), NVIDIA (NVDA), Walt Disney (DIS), Home Depot (HD), AT&T (T), Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Alibaba Group (BABA) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

What is Lockheed Martin's stock symbol?

Lockheed Martin trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LMT."

Who are Lockheed Martin's major shareholders?

Lockheed Martin's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (14.67%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.73%), BlackRock Inc. (6.57%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.02%), Royal Bank of Canada (0.80%) and California Public Employees Retirement System (0.44%). Insiders that own company stock include Brian P Colan, Brian P Colan, Gregory M Ulmer, John Donovan, John Frank A St, John Frank A St, Kenneth R Possenriede, Marillyn A Hewson, Maryanne Lavan, Michele A Evans, Richard F Ambrose, Richard F Ambrose and Stephanie C Hill.
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How do I buy shares of Lockheed Martin?

Shares of LMT stock 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 Lockheed Martin's stock price today?

One share of LMT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $481.57.

How much money does Lockheed Martin make?

Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) has a market capitalization of $126.21 billion and generates $67.04 billion in revenue each year. The aerospace company earns $6.32 billion in net income (profit) each year or $21.78 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Lockheed Martin have?

The company employs 114,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Lockheed Martin?

Lockheed Martin's mailing address is 6801 ROCKLEDGE DRIVE, BETHESDA MD, 20817. The official website for the company is www.lockheedmartin.com. The aerospace company can be reached via phone at (301) 897-6000, via email at greg.m.gardner@lmco.com, or via fax at 301-897-6919.

This page (NYSE:LMT) was last updated on 12/8/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff