Stock On Watch: Lockheed Martin Corporation Stock Is An Record High Flier

Stock On Watch: Lockheed Martin Corporation Stock Is An Record High Flier

The stock of Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) reached all time high today, Nov, 14 and still has $432.54 target or 62.00% above today’s $267.00 share price. This indicates more upside for the $78.80 billion company. This technical setup was reported by Barchart.com. If the $432.54 PT is reached, the company will be worth $48.86 billion more.
Trading stocks at an all time highs is usually a winning strategy. An all time high points to a stock which has the most positive fundamentals ever. Even thought the pullback rate is high, if correct risk management is utilized, investors can trade very well such events. About 1.88 million shares traded hands or 23.68% up from the average. Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) has risen 14.69% since April 12, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 9.70% the S&P500.

Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) Ratings Coverage

Out of 15 analysts covering Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT), 10 rate it a “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 5 “Hold”. This means 67% are positive. Lockheed Martin Corporation has been the topic of 37 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Monday, October 12 by JP Morgan. The stock has “Outperform” rating given by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, January 27. The rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs on Monday, January 4 to “Buy”. RBC Capital Markets upgraded it to “Outperform” rating and $250 target price in Wednesday, January 6 report. The stock of Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) earned “Sector Perform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, May 19. The stock of Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) has “Neutral” rating given on Thursday, August 25 by JP Morgan. As per Monday, September 19, the company rating was upgraded by Wells Fargo. Robert W. Baird initiated Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) on Thursday, October 6 with “Outperform” rating. The company was upgraded on Thursday, August 20 by Sterne Agee CRT. The stock of Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, August 24 by Goldman Sachs.

According to Zacks Investment Research, “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)”

Insitutional Activity: The institutional sentiment decreased to 1.07 in Q2 2016. Its down 0.14, from 1.21 in 2016Q1. The ratio is negative, as 46 funds sold all Lockheed Martin Corporation shares owned while 389 reduced positions. 94 funds bought stakes while 370 increased positions. They now own 242.95 million shares or 8.56% less from 265.70 million shares in 2016Q1.
Geneva Advsr Limited Co owns 2,205 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. Herndon Cap Management Ltd Co has invested 3.63% of its portfolio in Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT). Mackenzie Fin last reported 153,241 shares in the company. Westport Resource Management holds 0.95% or 11,796 shares in its portfolio. Babson Management Ltd Liability Corp last reported 0.1% of its portfolio in the stock. Wesbanco National Bank & Trust, a West Virginia-based fund reported 2,963 shares. Wfg Advsr Limited Partnership last reported 0.45% of its portfolio in the stock. Tompkins has 4,792 shares for 0.35% of their US portfolio. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department last reported 335,339 shares in the company. Creative Planning has invested 0.06% of its portfolio in Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT). Goldman Sachs Gp Incorporated owns 912,312 shares or 0.07% of their US portfolio. Weaver C Barksdale And Assoc accumulated 1.92% or 4,444 shares. Franklin Resource holds 0.1% of its portfolio in Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) for 739,113 shares. Woodmont Counsel Limited Liability Corp has 0.14% invested in the company for 1,854 shares. Moreover, First Mercantile Tru Com has 0.59% invested in Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) for 19,128 shares.

Insider Transactions: Since July 22, 2016, the stock had 0 buys, and 2 selling transactions for $20.23 million net activity. $3.24M worth of Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) was sold by Carvalho Orlando D. 66,460 Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) shares with value of $17.00M were sold by Barbour Sondra L.

More notable recent Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) news were published by: Profitconfidential.com which released: “Lockheed Martin Corporation: Why LMT Stock Is Going Crazy” on November 09, 2016, also Cnbc.com with their article: “Aging equipment, global threats boon for Lockheed Martin’s outlook” published on October 25, 2016, Prnewswire.com published: “Lockheed Martin Celebrates 25 years of Work on the Royal Navy’s Merlin …” on October 17, 2016. More interesting news about Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) were released by: Valuewalk.com and their article: “Procter Gamble Co, Lockheed Martin Corporation Shares Rise After Earnings” published on October 25, 2016 as well as Investorplace.com‘s news article titled: “3 Big Stock Charts: Intel Corporation (INTC), Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMT …” with publication date: October 25, 2016.

LMT Company Profile

Lockheed Martin Corporation, incorporated on August 29, 1994, is a global security and aerospace company. The Firm is engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, services and products. The Firm operates in five divisions: Aeronautics; Information Systems & Global Solutions (IS&GS); Missiles and Fire Control (MFC); Mission Systems and Training (MST), and Space Systems. The Firm 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 customers, including military services, the United States Navy and various government agencies of the United States and other countries, as well as commercial and other customers.

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