LMT : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Stocks, ETFs to Watch During Donald Trump's Presidency

    January 20, 2017
    These stocks and ETFs could be good bets if Donald Trump ascends to the Oval Office.
  2. Lockheed Martin, Pentagon Near $9 Billion Deal (LMT)

    January 19, 2017
    As Lockheed secures revenue for the next several quarters, Trump would achieve a campaign promise of saving tax-payer’s money ...
  3. Trump Addresses Conflicts of Interest, Hacking, BuzzFeed Report

    January 11, 2017
    We now have an idea of what will happen to Trump's business interests, but Obamacare's still a mystery.
  4. How Trump's Tweets Move the Markets

    January 3, 2017
    Tweeter-in-Chief: The president-elect's tweets can have a huge impact on stocks
  5. Tweeting Trump Tries to Pit Boeing vs. Lockheed

    December 28, 2016
    First, Boeing (NYSE: BA) came under sniper tweet fire from President-elect Donald Trump over the cost of the next Air Force ...
  6. Now Lockheed Martin Is in Trump's Crosshairs

    December 13, 2016
    First Boeing (NYSE: BA) was the target of a Trump tweet over the price tag on a couple of its aircraft. Now, it's fellow ...
  7. Top 5 Shareholders of Lockheed Martin (LMT)

    December 12, 2016
    Discover which active growth and income mutual fund managers are among the largest Lockheed Martin shareholders, and why ...
  8. Lockheed Down on Trump Tweet: F-35 Too Expensive! Sad!

    December 12, 2016
    Shares of LMT are off almost 4% this morning.
  9. Buy These Defense Stocks If Trump Wins (LMT, RTN)

    November 4, 2016
    These three blue-chip defense contractors could head much higher if Donald Trump wins the U.S. presidential election.
  10. Lockheed Martin Increases Net Sales in 3Q16 (LMT)

    October 31, 2016
    Lockheed Martin Corp. (LMT) posted an increase in net sales from continuing operations in the third quarter of 2016.
  11. LMT Signs Distribution Pact with Arkwin (LMT)

    October 24, 2016
    Lockheed Martin Corp. (LMT) subsidiary Derco Aerospace has reached a distribution agreement with Arkwin Industries.
  12. Lockheed Martin Wins $92M US Navy Contract (LMT)

    October 21, 2016
    Lockheed Martin Corp. (LMT) has been awarded a $92 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy.
  13. Lockheed Martin Wins $743M U.S. Defense Contract (LMT)

    October 18, 2016
    The Pentagon has awarded a $743.17 million contract modification to Lockheed Martin Corp.
  14. LMT, CoGen Target Bioenergy Projects (LMT)

    October 11, 2016
    Lockheed Martin Corp. (LMT) and CoGen Limited today announced plans to build a new energy-from-waste plant in Wales.
  15. LMT to Supply SEWIP Block 2 Systems to Navy (LMT)

    October 10, 2016
    Lockheed Martin Corp. (LMT) gets a contract with the U.S. Navy to update electronic warfare systems.
  16. LMT to Help Army Upgrade Helicopter Sensors (LMT)

    October 3, 2016
    The U.S. Army has awarded Lockheed Martin Corp (LMT) with a contract worth approximately $49.3 million.
  17. LMT to Provide USAF with GPS III Satellites (LMT)

    September 29, 2016
    Lockheed Martin Corp. has been awarded a $395 million contract by the U.S. Air Force (USAF).
  18. LMT to Supply RJAF with F-16 Simulators (LMT)

    September 27, 2016
    Lockheed Martin Corp. will supply the Royal Jordanian Air Force (RJAF) with a simulation-based F-16 training environment. ...
  19. DARPA Awards Missile Contract to Lockheed (LMT)

    September 26, 2016
    Lockheed Martin Corp has secured a $171 million contract from the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA).
  20. Lockheed's Plant Converts Waste to Energy (LMT)

    September 22, 2016
    Lockheed Martin (LMT) has opened a bioenergy plant in Oswego, New York.
  21. USAF Award Lockheed Martin for LGB Kits (LMT)

    September 19, 2016
    Lockheed Martin Corp (LMT) has been awarded a contract to supply additional laser-guided bomb kits.
  22. Lockheed, Derco Announce Partnership (LMT)

    September 14, 2016
    Lockheed Martin Corp announced a new relationship to expand its supply chain services to support F-16 operators.
  23. Behind Lockheed Martin's 213% Rise in 10 Years (LMT)

    September 7, 2016
    Lockheed Martin's stock has been driven by investor outlook on the U.S. fiscal situation and demand for dividend stocks with ...
  24. Top 7 Aerospace Companies in the World (BA, UTX)

    August 25, 2016
    Find out which aerospace companies rank as the largest in the world based on annual revenue in 2015 from defense and non-defense ...
  25. Lockheed Martin's Top Competitors (LMT)

    August 19, 2016
    Find out which companies are considered defense giant Lockheed Martin Corporation's biggest competitors and how their stock ...
  26. Lockheed Martin Earnings on Tap: What to Look For (LMT)

    July 18, 2016
    Lockheed Martin will look get back on a winning streak when it reports second quarter fiscal 2016 earnings results before ...
  27. Lockheed Martin, Pentagon Nears Defense Contract

    July 7, 2016
    The two sides are in the final stages of a multibillion-dollar contract to supply the Pentagon with stealthy F-35 Fighter ...
  28. United Technologies Stuck in Neutral (UTX, LMT)

    July 7, 2016
    United Technologies has failed to participate in a strong defense contractor rally, held down by a building division vulnerable ...
  29. 3 Blue Chip Mavericks Glowing Green After Brexit (WMT, LMT)

    June 24, 2016
    These three resilient blue chips traded higher on Friday morning, despite a worldwide Brexit selloff.
  30. Industrials Sector: Industries Snapshot (XLI, BA)

    June 17, 2016
    Discover the 12 industries that comprise the industrials sector of the Standard and Poor's 500 Index, and learn which key ...
  31. 4 Smart Beta ETFs That Pay Dividends (DVY, LMT)

    June 8, 2016
    Learn about smart-beta exchange-traded funds. Discover four ETFs that have an investment strategy that focuses on dividends. ...
  32. Lockheed Martin Stock To Trade Ex-Dividend Friday (LMT)

    May 27, 2016
    Lockheed Martin will send its dividend payment on June 24 to shareholders of record as of June 1.
  33. Defence Sector Displaying Market Leadership (LMT, RTN)

    May 6, 2016
    The 2015 Paris bombings ended a long period of complacency, underpinning these blue chip defence stocks.
  34. How the Weapons Trade is Killing It in the U.S. (RTN, LMT)

    May 3, 2016
    Find out the reasons why the weapons trade is expanding abroad and in the United States, and what it means for U.S. defense ...
  35. Who Are Northrop Grumman's Main Competitors? (NOC)

    April 29, 2016
    Learn about the financial and operating profiles of the three main competitors to Northrop Grumman in the aerospace and defense ...
  36. Boeing Stock: An Earnings Case Study (BA)

    April 25, 2016
    Check out the earnings analysis for Boeing, including the company's historical earnings and analysts' past and future earnings ...
  37. Lockheed Martin Stock Rises Ahead of Earnings (LMT, LDOS)

    April 25, 2016
    Lockheed continues to build for the future, suggesting that the stock's all-time high status is no barrier to future premiums.
  38. Will Airbus Make a Comeback? (EADSY)

    April 17, 2016
    Discover what shaped the history of Airbus' share price and what that history shows about prospects for share performance ...
  39. What Do Boeing's Recent Large Contracts Mean for Its Future? ...

    April 12, 2016
    Find out Boeing’s recent large contracts insulate it from defense contract setbacks after losing competitions with Northrop ...
  40. Lockheed Martin Looks to Profit on Green Aero-Tech (LMT)

    March 31, 2016
    Lockheed Martin stock now belongs on the radar of investors who are looking for a defense stock that can take off and also ...
  41. Airships Are Back: LMT Inks $480M Zeppelin Deal (LMT)

    March 30, 2016
    The zeppelin may be poised for a comeback, as Lockheed Martin announced Wednesday that UK-based Straightline Aviation has ...
  42. 3 Popular Industrials ETFs in 2016 (XLI, VIS)

    March 24, 2016
    Compare the performances of the most popular industrials sector ETFs with their expense ratios, and consider the cost efficiency ...
  43. Justice Dept. Comes Up Short in Wal-Mart Probe

    March 22, 2016
    After four years investigating bribery allegations against Wal-Mart (NYSE: WMT) executives in foreign countries, BloombergBusiness ...
  44. The 5 Highest Paid Executives in the Industrials Sector (GE, ...

    March 19, 2016
    Learn which executives of the most successful and iconic companies in the industrials sector receive some of the highest ...
  45. The Most Powerful Women in the World

    March 8, 2016
    This Women's Day, we look at the biggest female movers and shakers from around the world.
  46. Lockheed Martin's 3 Key Financial Ratios (LMT)

    March 4, 2016
    Learn about Lockheed Martin's business by investigating three important financial ratios that determine profitability, return ...
  47. Analyzing Lockheed Martin's Return on Equity (LMT)

    February 23, 2016
    Learn about Lockheed Martin's return on equity (ROE). Find out how DuPont analysis explains ROE relative to Lockheed's aerospace ...
  48. The Biggest Risks of Investing in Lockheed Martin Stock (LMT)

    February 4, 2016
    Learn about defense contractor, Lockheed Martin, its leadership within its industry, and how the company can stay on top ...
  49. Is Lockheed Martin Stock Suitable for Your IRA or Roth IRA? (LMT)

    January 29, 2016
    Discover if Lockheed Martin is an ideal stock for your traditional IRA or your Roth IRA. Learn about the company's future ...
  50. Lockheed Martin's 5 Most Profitable Lines of Business (LMT)

    January 21, 2016
    Learn about the drivers of Lockheed Martin's profitability. Management is taking steps to boost margins via acquisitions ...
  51. Lockheed Martin P/E Ratio: A Quick Analysis

    January 19, 2016
    A quick analysis of Lockheed Martin's P/E ratio.
  52. Defense & Aerospace Stocks: Are These 2016's Best?

    January 14, 2016
    These four defense stocks offer potential in 2016, each in different ways.
  53. What's Behind Boeing's 20% Dividend Raise? (BA, LMT)

    December 15, 2015
    Boeing (NYSE: BA) investors are getting a nice lift in altitude with the company's latest dividend declaration. This week, ...
  54. The 3 Sectors To Trade During Flat Markets

    November 4, 2015
    The utility, defense and footwear sectors tend to outperform in flat markets, offering traders an alternative to more popular ...
  55. Why Lockheed Martin Will Always Be Good Bet

    October 27, 2015
    A breakdown of the business of one of America's most mysterious yet successful companies: Lockheed Martin, the largest defense ...
  56. These 3 High-Quality Stocks Are Dividend Royalty

    October 7, 2015
    Here are three resilient, dividend-paying companies that may mitigate some worry in an uncertain investing environment.
  57. 5 Cheap Dividend Stocks for a Bear Market (LANC, AWR)

    October 2, 2015
    Here are five stocks that pay safe dividends and should be at least somewhat resilient to a bear market.
  58. Layoffs at Struggling Lockheed Martin Division (LMT)

    September 10, 2015
    Bad news for employees at Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) could be good news for its shareholders. At least, that's how Lockheed ...
  59. 2 Stocks to Bet on the Future of Space Exploration (BA, LMT)

    August 21, 2015
    Learn about why investors must wait to invest in Space X, and read about other companies involved in the future of space ...
  60. Lockheed Martin Scores $450 Million From TSA (LMT)

    August 20, 2015
    Dear air traveler: Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) wants to wish you a safe and happy flight -- all the more so because it will ...
  61. New Lockheed Subsidiary Targets Drone Industry (LMT, RTN)

    August 19, 2015
    Tuesday was a slow day at the Pentagon, with only $267 million in new defense contracts awarded. Most of the deals were ...
  62. Lockheed Martin to Buy Sikorsky. Is It the Right Move? (LMT, ...

    August 17, 2015
    Discover more information on the Lockheed Martin acquisition of Sikorsky, and learn why this move makes good strategic business ...
  63. Bahrain to Pay $150 Million for F-16 Upgrades (LMT)

    August 13, 2015
    Big news this week out of Bahrain. According to an official notification to Congress by the U.S. Defense Security Cooperation ...
  64. ABM Industries One of Six to Compete for Contract

    August 12, 2015
    The U.S. Department of Defense announced new defense contracts worth a combined $678 million Wednesday. The biggest contract ...
  65. Lockheed Martin Wins $460 Million in New Contracts (LMT, NOC)

    August 5, 2015
    The Pentagon awarded $661 million in new defense contracts yesterday to diverse companies like Goodwill Industries and Lockheed ...
  66. Saudis to Ink $5.4 Billion Patriot Missile Contract (LMT, RTN)

    August 4, 2015
    The U.S. Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress last week of plans to sell the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia $5.4 ...
  67. Thursday Defense Contracts Top $980 Million (HII, HRS)

    July 31, 2015
    The Pentagon awarded $982 million in new defense contracts Thursday, handing out sizable contracts to several major defense ...
  68. Threat From Mining's Race to the Ocean Floor? (LMT, NUSMF)

    July 31, 2015
    Although Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) was granted a mining license to explore the ocean depths in 2013, and Nautilus Minerals ...
  69. 10 Public Companies That Rely On Govt. Contracts

    July 30, 2015
    We look at 10 of the top public companies whose businesses rely on U.S. government contracts.
  70. Traders Turn To Aerospace and Defense Stocks

    July 22, 2015
    Recent news from Lockheed Martin and United Technologies has put the Aerospace & Defense sector on trader's radar. We'll ...
  71. Lockheed Martin Is Tight With The US Government

    July 16, 2015
    The relationship between Lockheed Martin and the U.S. government is long-standing and the company's biggest revenue source, ...
  72. Orbital ATK Lands $98 Million Space Contract (OA, LMT)

    July 9, 2015
    Don't look now, but NASA is one step closer to launching humans back into space. On July 7th, NASA space contractor Orbital ...
  73. 3 Wins for Lockheed Martin From the Paris Air Show (LMT, EADSY)

    June 17, 2015
    Every year, the Paris Air Show brings together major players in the aerospace world to a single location, with opportunities ...
  74. 3 Reasons Lockheed Martin Stock Could Fall (LMT)

    June 15, 2015
    Defense contractor Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) boasts an enviable place in the industry, with a long slate of projects the ...
  75. 3 Reasons Lockheed Martin Stock Could Rise (BA, LMT)

    June 8, 2015
    Investors have had wild swings in sentiment about the defense industry in recent years, as Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and ...
  76. The 3 Key Numbers for Lockheed Martin (LMT)

    May 22, 2015
    Defense contractor Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is just one of many companies in the industry that have faced the specter ...
  77. 5 Things Lockheed Martin Wants You to Know (LMT)

    May 14, 2015
    The defense industry has historically been a tough business, with budget cuts threatening Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and ...
  78. Who Spends More On The Military China Or The U.S.?

    April 30, 2015
    Long the military top dog in the Pacific and the world, the U.S. now faces rising pressure from China. How do the two countries' ...
  79. Is Lockheed Martin's Dividend Still Enticing? (LMT)

    April 7, 2015
    In the past 12 months, Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has outperformed the S&P 500's gain nearly 2-to-1: LMT data by YCharts. ...
  80. Lockheed Martin Wants to Win the New Space Race (LMT)

    April 3, 2015
    Defense contractor Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is well-known for its military hardware, including aircraft and ground-based ...
  81. How Lockheed Martin Could Fly Even Higher (LMT)

    March 23, 2015
    The defense industry has been a scary place to invest in recent years, as threats of military budget cuts have constantly ...
  82. Warding Off Hostile Takeovers

    April 19, 2013
    The purpose of this article is to provide a general overview of hostile corporate takeovers, while highlighting a general ...
  83. Should You Invest In Weapon Stocks?

    January 17, 2013
    While most investors are OK with adding booze, gambling and tobacco to their portfolios, defense and weapons are another ...
  84. Blue Chip Stocks Paying The Highest Dividends

    October 25, 2012
    While picking individual stocks is risky, these blue chip companies have histories that show they can be good choices.
  85. The 3 Highest Yielding Defense Stocks

    September 30, 2011
    Despite challenges, the largest defense firms will remain an integral part of the defense industry and possess yields that ...
  86. Building A Watchlist Of Breakout Candidates

    April 8, 2011
    Four stocks that could break out with some help from the market.
  87. 5 Reasons To Invest In iRobot

    May 21, 2010
    Those who hate vacuuming will love iRobot. The maker of the Roomba keeps beating analyst estimates.
  88. A Review Of Defense Stocks

    December 31, 2009
    2010 could be a good year for defense stocks. Find out why.
  89. 4 Stocks Struggling Against Overhead Supply

    November 3, 2009
    When a stock drops below a base, it is usually retail traders caught holding the bag, and they will often try their best ...