Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMT) Raised to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Pacific Glob Inv Company holds 0.07% or 1,286 shares. The stock has a market cap of $87.48 billion, a PE ratio of 17.62 and a beta of 0.60. Corporate insiders own 0.39% of the company’s stock. 987,783 shares of the company traded hands. Lockheed Martin Corporation’s revenue for the quarter was up 9.6% on a year-over-year basis. The shares were sold at an average price of $290.11, for a total value of $2,901,100.00. The aerospace company reported $3.23 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $3.10 by $0.13. Vantage Investment Partners Llc who had been investing in Lockheed Martin Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $88.06B market cap company. The stock increased 0.16% or $0.5 during the last trading session, reaching $303.75. Lockheed Martin Corporation had 53 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. It has underperformed by 2.51% the S&P500.

Since February 14, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $3.15 million activity.

Hartline Investment Corp, which manages about $366.93M and $286.61M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Schwab Us Small (SCHA) by 8,172 shares to 36,831 shares, valued at $2.26 million in 2016Q4, according to the filing. Rand Wealth Ltd Liability Co invested in 0.06% or 1,884 shares.

BidaskClub has upgraded Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) to Buy in a report released on Saturday July 08, 2017. Therefore 58% are positive. Citigroup maintained the shares of LMT in report on Wednesday, August 19 with “Buy” rating.

Just yesterday Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) traded 0.16% higher at $285.20. S&P Research downgraded eBay Inc (NASDAQ:EBAY) on Tuesday, July 21 to “Sell” rating. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with “Hold” on Monday, July 17. The rating was reinitiated by Credit Suisse on Wednesday, November 18 with “Neutral”. The rating was maintained by Wedbush with “Neutral” on Thursday, October 13. Royal Bank Of Canada restated a hold rating on shares of Lockheed Martin Corporation in a report on Thursday, July 20th. The firm has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Wednesday, November 9. Lockheed Martin Corporation now has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus price target of $289.39. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, January 27 with “Outperform”. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 1st will be issued a dividend of $1.82 per share. Its up 0.09, from 1.01 in 2016Q3. It is positive, as 49 investors sold LMT shares while 363 reduced holdings. 207 funds opened positions while 479 raised stakes. Wood maintained the shares of BAC in report on Friday, April 7 with “Outperform” rating. Anchor Bolt Limited Partnership reported 21,722 shares. Lockheed Martin Corporation’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 42.52%. Kelly Lawrence W & Associate Ca has invested 0.09% in Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT). Next Group Inc Incorporated owns 4,499 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Private Natl Bank And reported 22,811 shares. Indiana Trust & Investment Management Co owns 61,478 shares or 1.42% of their United States portfolio. Fiduciary Fincl Serv Of The Southwest Tx, a Texas-based fund reported 4,326 shares. Bankshares Of Montreal Can has invested 0.1% in Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT). Regions Financial Corp acquired 69,863 shares as Lockheed Martin Corp (LMT)’s stock rose 2.80%. Maple Capital Management invested 0.25% in Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT). 10 invested in 23,557 shares. Moreover, Moon Capital LP has 8.99% invested in eBay Inc (NASDAQ:EBAY) for 913,955 shares. Barclays Capital maintained Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) on Monday, May 2 with “Underweight” rating.

More notable recent Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) news were published by: Bizjournals.com which released: “Lockheed Martin set to interview 2000 in Fort Worth next week, will offer jobs …” on July 14, 2017, also Investorplace.com with their article: “Why Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMT) Stock Will Gain Traction Soon” published on July 28, 2017, Prnewswire.com published: “Lockheed Martin F-35s Surpass 100000 Flight Hours, System Development and …” on July 24, 2017.

Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July 18th.

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