3.42% Oct 20, 05:12 PM
$6.00 Paid Quarterly
53.8% EPS $11.16
11 years Since 2003
36 days Nov 26, 2014

LMT - Upcoming Dividend Payouts
Next Ex-Dividend Date Nov 26

Amount Declare Date Ex-Dividend Date ▲ Record Date Pay Date Payout Type
$1.5000 2014-09-25 2014-11-26 2014-12-01 2014-12-26 Regular
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LMT - Dividend Yield & Stock Price History
Current Dividend Yield 3.42%


LMT - Dividend Payout History
Current Annual Payout $6.00

Dividend payouts are split-adjusted

LMT - Dividend Growth History

Annualized Growth
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Last 5 Yrs
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Last 3 Yrs
Years of
Reveal Dividend Growth History for LMT. 21.9% 15.2% 11 years
Annual dividend amounts based on Ex-dividend date

LMT - Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth
Payouts Increasing For 11 years

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$4.7800 2013 15.2%
$4.1500 2012 27.7%

LMT - Historical Dividend Data
Payouts Increasing For 11 years

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$1.5000 2014-09-25 2014-11-26 2014-12-01 2014-12-26 Yes Regular Quarter
$1.3300 2014-06-26 2014-08-28 2014-09-02 2014-09-26 Yes Regular Quarter
$1.3300 2014-04-24 2014-05-29 2014-06-02 2014-06-27 Yes Regular Quarter
$1.3300 2014-01-23 2014-02-27 2014-03-03 2014-03-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$1.3300 2013-09-26 2013-11-27 2013-12-02 2013-12-27 Yes Regular Quarter

Lockheed Martin (LMT) - News

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  • Lockheed Martin (LMT) reported its second quarter earnings before the opening bell on Tuesday morning, posting lower sales and higher earnings...
  • Early on Wednesday morning, it was announced that defense company Lockheed Martin (LMT) won a contract with the U.S. Air Force to work on two...
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  • Before the opening bell on Tuesday, Lockheed Martin (LMT) reported its first quarter earnings, with net sales decreasing and earnings increasing...
  • Lockheed Martin Corporation Beats Estimates; Gives FY2014 Guidance (LMT)

    Lockheed Martin (LMT) reported its fourth quarter earnings early on Thursday morning, posting a decline in its quarterly sales from last year's same period. LMT's Earnings in Brief
    • Lockheed Martin reported fourth quarter revenues of $11.5 billion, down from last year's Q4 revenues of $12.1 billion.
    • Net earnings for the quarter came in at $488 million, or $1.50 per share, down significantly from last year's Q4 figures of $569 million, or $1.73 per share. However, on an adjusted basis, not including one-time charges, LMT's EPS for the quarter came in at $2.04.
    • LMT beat analysts' expectations of $1.99 EPS on revenues of $11.34 billion.
    • Looking ahead to the FY2014, Lockheed Martin sees EPS in the range of $10.25 to $10.55, and revenue in the range of $44 billion to $45.5 billion.
    CEO Commentary Marillyn Hewson, LMT's chairman, president and CEO, had the following comments: "Our employees delivered exceptional performance for our customers in 2013 resulting in record backlog, earnings, and profit margin as well as strong cash generation. Looking ahead to 2014, we will continue our focus on improving operational efficiency, reducing our cost structure, investing in innovations to address our customers' future challenges and returning value to our shareholders." Lockheed's Dividend Lockheed Martin announced no changes to its dividend in its earnings report. The company most recently raised its dividend for its December payout, boosting the quarterly dividend from $1.15 to $1.33. The company should declare its next dividend in the coming weeks. Stock Performance LMT stock was up $1.34, 0r 0.86%, in pre-market trading on Thursday. This year, the company's stock is up 7.24%.

    The Bottom Line

    Shares of Lockheed Martin (LMT) have a yield of 3.4% based on Wednesday's closing price of $156.65 and the company's annualized payout of $5.32. Lockheed Martin (LMT)  is recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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