Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMT) : First Mercantile Trust Co reduced its stake in Lockheed Martin Corporation by 22.52% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 14,821 shares of Lockheed Martin Corporation which is valued at $3,461,148 after selling 4,307 shares in Lockheed Martin Corporation , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Oct 7, 2016.Lockheed Martin Corporation makes up approximately 0.46% of First Mercantile Trust Co’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Simplex Trading reduced its stake in LMT by selling 29,348 shares or 91.83% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 2,612 shares of LMT which is valued at $609,980. Lockheed Martin Corporation makes up approx 0.08% of Simplex Trading’s portfolio.Telemus Capital reduced its stake in LMT by selling 78 shares or 1.53% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 5,029 shares of LMT which is valued at $1,189,861. Lockheed Martin Corporation makes up approx 0.13% of Telemus Capital’s portfolio.Eqis Capital Management boosted its stake in LMT in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 1,210 additional shares and now holds a total of 5,654 shares of Lockheed Martin Corporation which is valued at $1,337,736. Lockheed Martin Corporation makes up approx 0.08% of Eqis Capital Management’s portfolio.Norman Fields Gottscho Capital Management reduced its stake in LMT by selling 22 shares or 0.52% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 4,200 shares of LMT which is valued at $993,720. Lockheed Martin Corporation makes up approx 0.66% of Norman Fields Gottscho Capital Management’s portfolio.Harbour Capital Advisors reduced its stake in LMT by selling 150 shares or 10.87% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 1,230 shares of LMT which is valued at $291,018. Lockheed Martin Corporation makes up approx 0.16% of Harbour Capital Advisors’s portfolio.
Lockheed Martin Corporation closed down -1.19 points or -0.51% at $233.53 with 21,84,089 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $233.2, the shares hit an intraday low of $231.57 and an intraday high of $233.99 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, Lockheed Martin Corporation reported $3.32 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.39 according to the earnings call on Jul 19, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $2.93. The company had revenue of $12914.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $12576.52 million. The company’s revenue was up 10.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $2.94 EPS.
Investors should note that on Sep 22, 2016, Lockheed Martin Corporation announced a cash dividend of $1.8200. The company’s management has announced Nov 29, 2016 as the ex-dividend date and fixed the record date on Dec 1, 2016. The payable date has been fixed on Dec 30, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Lockheed Martin Corporation. Lockheed Martin Corporation was Upgraded by Wells Fargo to ” Outperform” on Sep 19, 2016. Lockheed Martin Corporation was Resumed by Citigroup to “Buy” on Sep 6, 2016. JP Morgan Initiated Lockheed Martin Corporation on Aug 25, 2016 to “Neutral”, Price Target of the shares are set at $284.
Lockheed Martin Corporation is a global security and aerospace company. The Company is engaged in the research design development manufacture integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems products and services. The Company operates in five segments: Aeronautics Information Systems & Global Solutions (IS&GS) Missiles and Fire Control (MFC) Mission Systems and Training (MST) and Space Systems. The Company provides a range of management engineering technical scientific logistics and information services. The Company’s areas of focus are in defense space intelligence homeland security and information technology including cyber security. It serves both the United States and international customers with products and services that have defense civil and commercial applications.