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Kenneth Possenriede to Succeed Bruce Tanner as Lockheed EVP, CFO; Marillyn Hewson Quoted

Kenneth Possenriede, a more than 30-year Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) veteran, has been named executive vice president and chief financial officer of the company in a move that will take effect Feb. 11. He will succeed the retiring Bruce Tanner, a 37-year company executive who served as CFO for more …

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Report: Lockheed Aims to Save $5B on F-35 Program Amid Lot 11 Contract Negotiations

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has initiated talks with suppliers to generate $5 billion in cost savings on the F-35 program as the company negotiates a contract to produce the 11th batch of fighter jets, Bloomberg reported Tuesday. Julie Johnsson and Anthony Capaccio write Lockheed CEO Marillyn Hewson, also an inductee into …

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Weekly Roundup August 22 – August 26 2016: JPMorgan Analyst Bullish on Defense & more

August 22 – August 26 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson An investment analyst at the U.S.’ biggest and world’s fifth largest bank endorsed the defense sector this week in a note to investors with a forecast that views continued “green” movement in …

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Defense News: Lockheed to Get $1B in DoD Reimbursement Funds for LRIP Lot 9 F-35s

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will receive approximately $1 billion in additional funds from the Defense Department after DoD decided to reimburse the company for production costs incurred on lot 9 of the F-35 Lightning II aircraft, Defense News reported Thursday. Valerie Insinna writes the F-35 joint program office will obligate funds …

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Lockheed Eyes Further Share Count Cut Via Leidos Transaction, to Use Cash Dividend for Stock Buyback

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) envisions further reductions in its outstanding share count after the merger of its information systems and global solutions business into Leidos Holdings (NYSE: LDOS) completes on its scheduled closure date of Aug. 16, Lockheed Chief Financial Officer Bruce Tanner told investors Tuesday. Tanner’s comment to analysts in the company’s second …

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Lockheed Awaits UK Regulatory Review Over Leidos Deal; IS&GS 2016 Forecast Lifted

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has one pending regulatory review remaining in the U.K. over the merger of its information systems and global solutions business with Leidos Holdings (NYSE: LDOS) ahead of the deal’s intended closure in either the third or fourth quarter, Lockheed CEO Marillyn Hewson told investors Tuesday. Both companies agreed in …

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Lockheed Shows Profit Hike for 4Q, FY 2015 to Top Wall Street Estimates

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) — one of 30 companies listed in Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index — has reported fourth quarter earnings per share of $3.01 and $11.46 for its fiscal year 2015 to exceed the consensus estimates of Wall Street analysts for both figures by 7 cents and 8 cents …

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Weekly Roundup Nov 30 – Dec 4 2015: Lockheed Presses Pause on IT Biz Separation & More

Weekly Roundup Nov 30 – Dec 4 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson The world’s largest aerospace and defense contractor’s message to investors and other GovCon industry observers this week on the future of its government services business can …

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Bruce Tanner: Lockheed to Extend IT-Govt Services Business Review, Eyes Decision by March 2016

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will delay a final decision on a spinoff or sale of a bulk of its information technology and government services businesses until the end of March in order to review offers from potential buyers, the company’s chief financial officer told investors Wednesday. Bruce Tanner told the Credit Suisse Industrials …

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Weekly Roundup Oct 19 – Oct 23 2015: Contracting Giants Kick Off 3Q Earnings Season & more

Weekly Roundup Oct 19 – Oct 23 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Three of the U.S.’ five largest government contractors and members of Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index ushered in the latest round of earnings reports this week and …

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