Subscribe to Money Morning get daily headlines subscribe now! Money Morning Private Briefing today's private briefing

Lockheed Martin Corp (NYSE: LMT)

Last Updated: Jan-20-2017 20:05:10

Recent Market News

Today's Lockheed Martin Stock Update

While we usually like to analyze for investors whether a stock is a buy or not, we also like to give you a quick rundown of the Lockheed Martin stock information you need today, with key data on recent LMT moves. That's what you can get right here.Lockheed Martin shares increased 0.27% or $0.70 from the day before, taking the Lockheed Martin closing price to $257.73.Here's how the current Lockheed Martin stock price level compares to recent highs and lows...The Lockheed Martin stock price is above where it was last year at this time, with the stock price higher by 22.50%.

BREAKING: How a 26(f) Program Can Save Your Retirement

The Lockheed Martin stock price 52-week high is $269.90. That was hit on 12/05/2016. The LMT stock 52-week low is $200.47, reached on 1/26/2016.Also, this - LMT trading volume yesterday was 1,076,400. That's less than Lockheed Martin stock's average daily trading volume of 1,184,433.Let's look at Lockheed Martin's market cap, which is shares outstanding multiplied by Lockheed Martin's share price. Lockheed Martin has a market cap of 75,509,735,000. That means Lockheed Martin has a large market cap, because it's between 10 billion and 200 billion. As of April 2016, Apple has the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies.

TRENDING: The Best Stocks to Buy Now

The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of Lockheed Martin stock is 20.29. That's smaller than the March 2016 S&P 500 P/E ratio of about 23. To really gauge if this stock's P/E is high or low, you should compare LMT to other companies in the same industry.The current EPS (earnings per share) of LMT is 16.84.Beta - how closely the stock trades with the overall market, with a beta of 1 meaning it trades in step with the broader index -- for Lockheed Martin is 0.66.Lockheed Martin stock has a dividend yield of 2.87%. Generally a dividend yield of 2% or more is decent for those investors who want income from dividend stocks.Money Morning gives you Lockheed Martin stock news daily. We publish new info on LMT and dozens of other key companies we're watching now, every day, so investors will never miss an opportunity. As always, our content is free.

UP NEXT: These Are the Top 5 Marijuana Stocks to Watch in 2017 - Don't Miss This Sector's Staggering Profit Potential

Click here to read more stories

Premium Research

Lockheed Martin Corp (NYSE: LMT) Profile

Prior Close$257.03
Market Cap$75.51 B
PE Ratio20.53
Lockheed Martin Corp. is a global enterprise principally engaged in the research design development manufacture and integration of advanced-technology systems products and services. The corporation's core businesses are systems integration space aeronautics and technology services. (Company Press Release)
SymbolCompanyMarket cap
BABoeing Company$98.13 B
GDGeneral Dynamics Corp$54.15 B
EADSYEuropean Aeronautic$53.62 B
NOCNorthrop Grumman Corp$40.96 B
SAFRYSafran S.A.$28.26 B
TXTTextron Inc$13.35 B
HIIHuntington Ingalls Industries$9.03 B
LDOSLeidos Holdings Inc$7.47 B
ERJEmbraer-Empresa Brasileira De Aeronautica$4.05 B
WAIRWesco Aircraft Holdings Inc$1.5 B

LMT Earnings

1st Quarter Earnings$3.61 (2016-10-25)
2nd Quarter Earnings$3.32 (2016-07-19)
3rd Quarter Earnings$2.79 (2016-04-26)
4th Quarter Earnings$3.01 (2016-01-26)
PE Ratio20.53
EPS Growth4.09%
Recent Earnings$3.61
Annual EPS$12.52
Market Capitalization$75.51 B
Insider Shareholder %0.0042%
Annual Revenue$49.08 B
Number of Shares Outstanding292,980 Shares
Institutional Shareholder %79.7%
Annual Net Income$0B
TTM Net Profit Margin$-22.12
One Year Return25%
Three Year Return80.02%
Five Year Return273.56%
Five Year Revenue Growth0%
Five Year Earnings Growth0%
Five Year Dividend Growth0%
Last Quarter EPS$3.61
Annual EPS$12.52
Annual Dividend$7.28
Annual Dividend Yield2.83%
Change in EPS YTD4.09%
PE Ratio20.53
Recent Earnings$3.61
Dividends per Share$1.82
Stock Split Ratio2-1

LMT Key Stats

Last Price$257.73
Net Change$0.7 (0.27%)
Ask Price$0
Open Price$257.96
Previous Close Price$257.03
High Price$258.08
Low Price$256.1
Number of Trades5,560
Fifty Two Week High$269.9 (2016-12-05)
Fifty Two Week Low$200.47 (2016-01-26)
Average Daily Volume1,233,161
Share Outstanding292,980 Shares
Total Dividend Payout$7.28/yr
Dividend Yield2.83%