Lockheed Martin stock slips after profit came up shy of forecasts, but full-year outlook raised

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Shares of Lockheed Martin Corp. LMT, +0.22% fell 0.6% successful premarket trading Monday, aft the aerospace and defence contractor reported a second-quarter nett that came up shy of expectations, amid show issues successful aeronautics, but gross that roseate supra forecasts. Net income roseate to $1.82 billion, oregon $6.52 a share, from $1.63 billion, oregon $5.79 a share, successful the twelvemonth agone period. The FactSet statement for nett net per stock was $6.56. The institution said results included a per-share nonaccomplishment of 61 cents recorded astatine Aeronautics related to show issues connected a classified program. The FactSet statement for adjusted EPS was $6.52. Sales 5.0% to $17.03 billion, supra the FactSet statement of $16.94 billion. Among concern segments, missiles and occurrence control, rotary and ngo systems and abstraction income bushed expectations portion aeronautics came up short. For 2021, the institution raised its EPS guidance scope to $26.70 to $27.00 from $26.40 to $26.70 portion affirming its income outlook of $67.3 cardinal to $68.7 billion. The banal has gained 7.3% twelvemonth to day done Friday, portion the S&P 500 SPX, +1.01% has precocious 17.5%.

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