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Leidos Holdings Forward Dividend Yield %

: 1.63% (As of Today)
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As of today (2021-12-03), the Forward Annual Dividend Yield of Leidos Holdings is 1.63%.

As of today (2021-12-03), the Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Leidos Holdings is 1.55%.

NYSE:LDOS's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
55% of the 867 Companies
in the Software industry.

( Industry Median: 1.41 vs. NYSE:LDOS: 1.63 )

Leidos Holdings's Dividends per Share for the three months ended in Sep. 2021 was $0.36.

During the past 12 months, Leidos Holdings's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 1.50% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 2.00% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 1.10% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Leidos Holdings was 2.00% per year. The lowest was -12.60% per year. And the median was -3.10% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

For more information regarding to dividend, please check our Dividend Page.


Competitive Comparison

For the Information Technology Services subindustry, Leidos Holdings's Forward Dividend Yield %, along with its competitors' market caps and Forward Dividend Yield % data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Leidos Holdings Forward Dividend Yield % Distribution

For the Software industry and Technology sector, Leidos Holdings's Forward Dividend Yield % distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Leidos Holdings's Forward Dividend Yield % falls into.



Leidos Holdings Forward Dividend Yield % Calculation

Dividend Yield measures how much a company pays out in dividends each year relative to its share price.

Leidos Holdings Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency Forex Rate
USD 0.3602021-09-142021-09-152021-09-30Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.3402021-06-142021-06-152021-06-30Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.3402021-03-122021-03-152021-03-31Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.3402020-12-142020-12-152020-12-31Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000

* GuruFocus converts dividend currency to local traded share price currency in order to calculate dividend yield. Please refer to the last column "Forex Rate" in the above table.

Leidos Holdings's Forward Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Forward Annual Dividend Yield=Forward Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=1.44/88.60
=1.63 %

Current Share Price is $88.60.
Leidos Holdings's Dividends per Share for the forward twelve months is calculated as $0.36 * 4 = $1.44.

Leidos Holdings's Trailing Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Trailing Annual Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=1.38/88.60
=1.56 %

Current Share Price is $88.60.
Leidos Holdings's Dividends per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $1.38.

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Leidos Holdings  (NYSE:LDOS) Forward Dividend Yield % Explanation

Over the long term, the return from dividends has been a significant contributor to the total returns produced by equity securities. Studies by Elroy Dimson, Paul Marsh, and Mike Staunton of Princeton University (2002) found that a market-oriented portfolio, which included reinvested dividends, would have generated nearly 85 times the wealth generated by the same portfolio relying solely on capital gains.

Dividends may also qualify a lower tax rate for investors.

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Leidos Holdings Business Description

Leidos Holdings logo
Industry
Technology » Software NAICS : 541513 SIC : 7373
Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
11951 Freedom Drive, Reston, VA, USA, 20190
Leidos Holdings Inc is engaged in scientific, engineering, system integration, technical services, and solutions to various government entities and highly regulated industries, including the U.S. Department of Defense, Intelligence Community and the British Ministry of Defense. Areas of focus include intelligence and surveillance, cybersecurity, complex logistics, energy, and health.
Executives
John Miriam E director 7011 EAST AVENUE LIVERMORE CA 94550
Moos James Robert officer: Group President 11951 FREEDOM DRIVE RESTON VA 20190
Kraemer Harry M Jansen Jr director DENTSPLY SIRONA INC. 13320 BALLANTYNE CORPORATE PLACE CHARLOTTE NC 28277
Krone Roger A director, officer: CEO PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"> Ownership Information: KRONE ROGER A a.header:link {color: #3b4fae; font-weight: bold; text-decoration: underline;} a.header:visited {color: #3b4fae; font-weight: bold; text-decoration: underline;} a.header:hover {color: #191970;}
Cage Christopher R officer: SVP and Corporate Controller 11951 FREEDOM DRIVE RESTON VA 20190
Kendall Frank Iii director 11951 FREEDOM DRIVE RESTON VA 20190
Reagan James officer: EVP, Chief Financial Officer C/O DELTEK 13880 DULLES CORNER LANE HERNDON VA 20171
Howe Jerald S Jr officer: Executive VP & General Counsel PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"> Ownership Information: HOWE JERALD S JR a.header:link {color: #3b4fae; font-weight: bold; text-decoration: underline;} a.header:visited {color: #3b4fae; font-weight: bold; text-decoration: underline;} a.header:hover {color: #191970;}
Williams Noel B director ONE PARK PLAZA NASHVILLE TN 37203
Schmanske Mary Vicki officer: Group President 11951 FREEDOM DRIVE RESTON VA 20190
Porter Elizabeth A officer: Group President 1750 PRESIDENTS STREET RESTON VA 20190
Stevens Roy E officer: Chief of Business Development 11951 FREEDOM DRIVE RESTON VA 20190
May Gary Stephen director 11951 FREEDOM DRIVE RESTON VA 20190
Fubini David G director D.G. FUBINI CONSULTANTS, LLC 80 SEARS ROAD BROOKLINE MA 02445
Stalnecker Susan M director TWO N NINTHST ALLENTOWN PA 18101

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