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L-3 Communications Holdings Inc.
IndexS&P 500 P/E16.10 EPS (ttm)7.57 Insider Own0.90% Shs Outstand82.80M Perf Week-1.46%
Market Cap10.09B Forward P/E14.58 EPS next Y8.36 Insider Trans-34.69% Shs Float82.22M Perf Month-2.62%
Income664.00M PEG23.34 EPS next Q1.54 Inst Own81.40% Short Float0.68% Perf Quarter-4.13%
Sales12.12B P/S0.83 EPS this Y-8.30% Inst Trans-0.04% Short Ratio1.01 Perf Half Y7.60%
Book/sh62.54 P/B1.95 EPS next Y9.47% ROA4.70% Target Price143.22 Perf Year7.98%
Cash/sh5.34 P/C22.83 EPS next 5Y0.69% ROE11.50% 52W Range97.77 - 132.26 Perf YTD-2.94%
Dividend2.60 P/FCF15.00 EPS past 5Y-0.10% ROI9.10% 52W High-7.84% Beta1.06
Dividend %2.13% Quick Ratio1.80 Sales past 5Y-4.90% Gross Margin8.90% 52W Low24.67% ATR1.81
Employees45000 Current Ratio1.90 Sales Q/Q-1.30% Oper. Margin8.90% RSI (14)35.07 Volatility1.34% 1.33%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.75 EPS Q/Q26.20% Profit Margin5.50% Rel Volume0.83 Prev Close123.37
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.75 EarningsApr 30 BMO Payout30.90% Avg Volume557.12K Price121.89
Recom2.30 SMA20-2.26% SMA50-3.77% SMA2001.94% Volume459,876 Change-1.20%
Feb-12-15Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $121 → $128
Jan-14-15Resumed Stifel Hold
Oct-13-14Upgrade CRT Capital Sell → Fair Value $90 → $115
Sep-08-14Upgrade Oppenheimer Perform → Outperform $128
Jul-31-14Downgrade CRT Capital Fair Value → Sell $102 → $90
Mar-26-14Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $120 → $127
Mar-18-14Upgrade RBC Capital Mkts Underperform → Sector Perform $107 → $120
Feb-05-14Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $110 → $120
Nov-04-13Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $97 → $110
Jul-26-13Reiterated FBR Capital Mkt Perform $82 → $90
Feb-20-13Downgrade RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform → Underperform $78 → $74
Aug-20-12Downgrade BB&T Capital Mkts Hold → Underweight
Jun-26-12Resumed Stifel Nicolaus Hold
May-29-12Upgrade Oppenheimer Underperform → Perform
Jul-07-11Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $84 → $87
Apr-26-11Downgrade BB&T Capital Mkts Buy → Hold
Mar-28-11Downgrade Oppenheimer Perform → Underperform $85 → $83
Mar-15-11Downgrade Stifel Nicolaus Buy → Hold
Feb-23-11Upgrade Argus Sell → Hold
Jan-31-11Reiterated Oppenheimer Perform $80 → $85
Apr-20-15 01:42PM  L-3 to Broadcast First Quarter Conference Call Over the Internet at noodls
01:00PM  L-3 to Broadcast First Quarter Conference Call Over the Internet Business Wire
Apr-14-15 02:07PM  Defense Stock Roundup: Boeing-Lockheed Joint Venture Unveils New Rocket; Boeing Acquires 2d3 - Analyst Blog
Apr-13-15 06:09PM  Why Did FLIR Systems Dip on $51M Defense Contract Win? - Analyst Blog
Apr-01-15 10:10AM  L-3 (LLL) Unit Gets $117M Contract for MC4 Program - Analyst Blog
Mar-31-15 09:00AM  L-3 National Security Solutions Wins $117 Million Contract for the U.S. Armys Medical Communications for Combat Casualty Care (MC4) Program Business Wire
Mar-30-15 09:06PM  L-3 to Present at the J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation & Industrials Conference at noodls
Mar-26-15 04:05PM  Will L-3 Benefit from the Governments New Drone Policy?
04:05PM  What Does L-3 Communications Expect in the Coming Year?
04:05PM  Is L-3 Communications Holdings a Good Investment Option?
Mar-24-15 11:15AM  Aerospace ETF Keeps Flying Higher ETF Trends
Mar-23-15 02:05PM  Why L-3s National Security Solutions 4Q14 Performance Was Weak
10:05AM  L-3s Communications Systems Segment Has a Promising Future Ahead
09:15AM  Credit Suisse Shows Top Defense Stock Picks at 24/7 Wall St.
Mar-20-15 04:05PM  Why L-3s Aerospace Systems Saw a Decline in 2014
12:06PM  How Did L-3s Electronic Systems Perform in 4Q14?
09:10AM  Deutsche Bank Raises Price Targets on 4 Top Defense Stocks at 24/7 Wall St.
Mar-19-15 06:07PM  L-3 Communications Full-Year 2014 Performance Was Weak
02:06PM  A Key Business Overview of L-3 Communications
12:10PM  Deutsche Bank Bullish On Defense Stocks After 'Positive Inflection' In U.S. Defense Spending
09:28AM  L-3 Communications Posts Unimpressive 4Q14 Performance
Mar-16-15 12:49PM  EU mergers and takeovers (March 16) Reuters
Mar-03-15 11:11AM  Defense Stock Roundup: Marine Helicopter to Support H-60; Pratt & Whitney to Renew Air Force Engines - Analyst Blog
Mar-02-15 08:45AM  L-3 to Present at the J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation & Industrials Conference Business Wire
Feb-26-15 01:10PM  L 3 COMMUNICATIONS HOLDINGS INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
Feb-23-15 11:32AM  L-3 Increases Quarterly Dividend at noodls
Feb-20-15 09:30AM  The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Raytheon, Textron, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman and L-3 Communications Holdings - Press Releases
Feb-19-15 09:23AM  3 Defense Stocks to Ride on New Armed Drone Export Policy - Analyst Blog
Feb-18-15 02:09PM  These Firms Could Fly High On U.S. Drone Exports at Investor's Business Daily
10:06AM  GDs Information Systems and Technology segment upside surprise
09:30AM  The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Boeing, L-3 Communications Holdings, Northrop Grumman, Textron and Erickson - Press Releases Zacks
Feb-17-15 06:24PM  U.S. establishes policy for exports of armed drones Reuters
03:05PM  Defense Stock Roundup: Boeing Forms New Defense Unit, Wins FMS Deal; L-3 Communications Ups Dividend - Analyst Blog Zacks
02:03PM  A Seventh Repurchase Program Seems to Maximize Shareholder Value Gurufocus
Feb-12-15 04:04PM  L 3 COMMUNICATIONS HOLDINGS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Amendments to Articles EDGAR Online
Feb-11-15 01:40PM  L-3 Communications (LLL) Boosts Quarterly Dividend by 8% - Analyst Blog Zacks
09:30AM  The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: General Dynamics, Huntington Ingalls Industries, Northrop Grumman, Textron and L-3 Communications Holdings - Press Releases Zacks
Feb-10-15 03:51PM  L-3 Communications raises its dividend to 65 cents versus 60 cents at MarketWatch
03:46PM  L-3 Increases Quarterly Dividend Business Wire
02:13PM  Defense Stock Roundup: General Dynamics Gets Big Contract, Announces Share Buybacks; Alliant/Orbital Unite - Analyst Blog Zacks
Feb-08-15 10:30AM  5 Trade Ideas for Monday: Allergan, Hanes, L3, 3M & Linear Tech Yahoo Finance Contributors
Feb-04-15 09:30AM  The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Boeing, L-3 Communications Holdings, Northrop Grumman, Huntington Ingalls Industries and General Dynamics - Press Releases Zacks
Feb-03-15 01:45PM  Defense Stock Roundup: Boeing Tops Q4 Earnings; Solid Sector Funding in Obama's FY16 Budget Proposal - Analyst Blog Zacks
08:45AM  L-3 to Present at the Cowen and Company 36th Annual Aerospace/Defense Conference & Transport One-on-One Forum Business Wire
Feb-02-15 06:25PM  L-3 Communications Wins 2 National Security Contracts - Analyst Blog Zacks
07:38AM  Overview of KLX after spin-off from B/E Aerospace Market Realist
07:24AM  Key overview of B/E Aerospace before spin-off Market Realist
Jan-30-15 09:15AM  L-3 Wins Two NSA Contracts Valued at $367 Million Business Wire
07:00AM  L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. (LLL): New Analyst Report from Zacks Equity Research - Zacks Equity Research Report Zacks
Jan-29-15 04:00PM  Raytheon Beats Q4 Earnings & Revenue Estimates (Revised) - Analyst Blog Zacks
03:25PM  L-3 Communications Beats on Q4 Earnings, Revenues - Analyst Blog Zacks
01:10PM  Defense Shares Diverging On Mixed Outlooks Benzinga
11:00AM  L-3 Communications Holdings Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 11:00 am ET today CCBN
09:30AM  The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Lockheed Martin, Rockwell Collins, Huntington Ingalls Industries, Raytheon and L-3 Communications Holdings - Press Releases Zacks
08:46AM  L-3 Communications Earnings Rise on Foreign Demand at The Wall Street Journal
08:37AM  L-3 Communications (LLL) Beats Q4 Earnings Estimates - Tale of the Tape Zacks
07:31AM  L 3 COMMUNICATIONS HOLDINGS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statemen EDGAR Online
07:27AM  L-3 beats Street 4Q forecasts AP
07:18AM  L-3 tops Street 4Q forecasts AP
07:07AM  Q4 2014 L-3 Communications Holdings Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open CCBN
06:58AM  L-3 Announces Fourth Quarter 2014 Results Business Wire
Jan-28-15 09:39AM  Defense Stock Roundup: Lockheed Q4 Earnings Beat Undercut by Weak Outlook, Huntington Restructures Business - Analyst Blog Zacks
Jan-27-15 04:30PM  Will L-3 Communications (LLL) Earnings Disappoint in Q4? - Analyst Blog Zacks
Jan-26-15 02:10PM  L-3 Communications (LLL) Adds MITEQ Assets to its Portfolio - Analyst Blog Zacks
Jan-22-15 09:00AM  L-3 Acquires MITEQ, Inc. Business Wire
Jan-15-15 03:54PM  L-3 to Broadcast Fourth Quarter Conference Call Over the Internet Business Wire
Jan-14-15 04:43PM  The Pentagon Will Keep Flying FedEx, UPS And American Airlines (For $114 Million) Benzinga
Jan-08-15 08:10AM  Is LLL returning value to shareholders? Market Realist
Jan-07-15 04:10PM  A history of LLLs mergers and acquisitions Market Realist
02:10PM  L-3s growth strategy for the future Market Realist
12:10PM  A look at LLLs National Security Solutions segment Market Realist
10:10AM  The performance of LLLs Communication Systems segment Market Realist
08:10AM  A look at the performance of LLLs Electronic Systems segment Market Realist
Jan-06-15 04:10PM  A look at L-3s largest business segment Market Realist
02:10PM  About L-3 Communications Market Realist
Dec-30-14 03:44PM  Moody's Upgrades Two and Affirms Nine Classes of MSC 2005-IQ10 at Moody's
Dec-22-14 04:27PM  It was a relatively slow session for major equities... Yahoo Finance Blogs
Dec-16-14 08:00AM  Capitalize on the Growing Demand for Police Body Cameras Accesswire
06:21AM  Wartsila buys L-3 Marine Systems for $356 mln Reuters
06:06AM  L-3 Signs Definitive Agreement to Sell Its Marine Systems International Business Business Wire
Dec-12-14 02:04PM  Moody's: Morgan Stanley Capital I Trust, 2005-IQ10 Ratings Unaffected by the Proposed Defeasance of the L-3 Communications Loan at Moody's
Dec-05-14 03:30PM  Defense Companies Northrop and L-3 Boost Share Buybacks Zacks
02:12PM  TASC, Inc. -- Moody's assigns B2 CFR to merger company of TASC and Engility at Moody's
07:58AM  Early Movers: BIG, DLTR, THI, AAPL, FIVE & more at CNBC
Dec-04-14 05:18PM  [$$] L-3 Unveils $1.5 Billion Stock Buyback at The Wall Street Journal
04:01PM  L-3 Announces New Share Repurchase Program Business Wire
12:01PM  Why is General Dynamics such a strong company? Market Realist
Dec-02-14 08:01AM  Defense sector grows with the global economy Market Realist
Dec-01-14 12:12PM  L-3 to Present at the Credit Suisse 2014 Global Industrials Conference Business Wire
Nov-26-14 08:43AM  The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Lockheed Martin, Boeing, L-3 Communications Holdings, General Dynamics and Northrop Grumman Zacks
Nov-25-14 03:11PM  Defense Stock Roundup: Lockheed Nabs Big F-35 Deal, L-3 Wins NGA Contract, Chuck Hagel Resigns Zacks
09:00AM  L-3 Communications (LLL) Signs NGA Contract worth $218M Zacks
Nov-24-14 12:45PM  L-3 Wins $218 Million NGA Contract for Global Network Solutions Business Wire
Nov-21-14 11:11AM  L-3 Communications Orders Real Time Data Monitoring Systems from FLYHT Accesswire
Nov-18-14 01:03PM  Defense Stock Roundup: Sikorsky Steals Big Contracts, $5.6B Budget Request for Anti-ISIS Campaign Zacks
Nov-14-14 12:47PM  Insider Trading Alert - SE, LLL And TDS Traded By Insiders at TheStreet
11:17AM  U.S. Navy Deploys Its First Laser Weapon in the Persian Gulf Bloomberg
08:00AM  Republican views on defense spending Market Realist
Nov-13-14 12:06PM  3 Industrial Goods Stocks Driving The Sector Higher at TheStreet
Nov-12-14 06:12PM  L-3 to Present at the Goldman Sachs Industrials Conference 2014 Business Wire
L-3 Communications Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiary, L-3 Communications Corporation, provides intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) systems; aircraft sustainment; and simulation and training products and services in the United States and internationally. The company operates in four segments: Electronic Systems, Aerospace Systems, Communication Systems, and National Security Solutions. It offers a range of products and services, including components, products, subsystems, and systems, as well as related services to military and commercial customers in various business areas, including precision engagement and training, sensor systems, power and propulsion systems, marine systems, aviation products, warrior systems, and security and detection systems. The company also provides fleet management sustainment and support, such as procurement, systems integration, sensor development, modifications, and periodic depot maintenance for ISR, and special mission aircraft and airborne systems; strategic and tactical signals intelligence systems; secure data links; microwave products; secure terminal and communication network equipment and encryption management; and communication systems for surface and undersea vessels, and manned space flights. In addition, it offers modernization, upgrades and sustainment, maintenance, and logistics support services for military and government aircraft, and other platforms. Further, the company provides cybersecurity solutions, high-performance computing, enterprise information technology services, analytics, and intelligence analysis; and night vision and image intensification equipment. It serves the United States (U.S.) Department of Defense and its prime contractors, U.S. Government intelligence agencies, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, foreign governments, and domestic and international commercial customers. L-3 Communications Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
Dambrosio RalphSee RemarksMar 02Option Exercise75.8435,1552,666,15767,717Mar 03 05:30 PM
Rose LeslieSee RemarksMar 02Option Exercise78.7020,4181,606,98622,736Mar 03 05:23 PM
Rose LeslieSee RemarksMar 02Sale130.8720,4182,672,19714,122Mar 03 05:23 PM
Dambrosio RalphSee RemarksMar 02Sale130.7235,1554,595,41740,062Mar 03 05:30 PM
Dambrosio RalphSee RemarksFeb 27Option Exercise70.535,600394,96845,662Mar 03 05:30 PM
Rose LeslieSee RemarksFeb 27Option Exercise95.426,262597,52020,384Mar 03 05:23 PM
Rose LeslieSee RemarksFeb 27Sale129.746,262812,43214,122Mar 03 05:23 PM
Dambrosio RalphSee RemarksFeb 27Sale129.655,600726,04040,062Mar 03 05:30 PM
STRIANESE MICHAEL TChairman, President and CEOFeb 26Option Exercise67.4980,0005,399,200234,539Feb 27 04:05 PM
STRIANESE MICHAEL TChairman, President and CEOFeb 26Sale131.01100,00013,100,800154,539Feb 27 04:05 PM
Post Steven MSee RemarksFeb 24Option Exercise92.6718,9011,751,51938,148Feb 25 04:05 PM
Cody Richard A.See RemarksFeb 24Option Exercise72.319,383678,5269,737Feb 25 04:06 PM
Post Steven MSee RemarksFeb 24Sale130.7118,9012,470,55021,423Feb 25 04:05 PM
Cody Richard A.See RemarksFeb 24Sale132.1711,9681,581,7824,977Feb 25 04:06 PM
MILLARD ROBERT BDirectorFeb 23Option Exercise67.322,609175,638250,668Feb 24 04:06 PM
Mega John SSee RemarksFeb 23Option Exercise75.7223,5851,785,75332,199Feb 24 04:05 PM
McNellis JohnSee RemarksFeb 23Option Exercise67.4912,943873,52325,605Feb 24 04:08 PM
Kantor StevenSee RemarksFeb 23Option Exercise67.4912,019811,16244,751Feb 24 04:07 PM
Kantor StevenSee RemarksFeb 23Sale131.6212,0191,581,94132,732Feb 24 04:07 PM
McNellis JohnSee RemarksFeb 23Sale131.7716,4272,164,58612,662Feb 24 04:08 PM
Mega John SSee RemarksFeb 23Sale131.7823,5853,108,04615,560Feb 24 04:05 PM
MILLARD ROBERT BDirectorFeb 23Sale131.971,334176,048249,334Feb 24 04:06 PM
McNellis JohnSee RemarksFeb 20Option Exercise77.0012,417956,10931,302Feb 23 05:11 PM
McNellis JohnSee RemarksFeb 20Sale130.6512,4171,622,24818,885Feb 23 05:11 PM
Kantor StevenSee RemarksFeb 19Option Exercise70.7436,8892,609,58559,745Feb 20 04:05 PM
McNellis JohnSee RemarksFeb 19Sale130.973,952517,59318,885Feb 20 04:06 PM
Kantor StevenSee RemarksFeb 19Sale130.6536,8894,819,55435,712Feb 20 04:05 PM
CORCORAN THOMAS ADirectorFeb 18Option Exercise67.322,609175,63812,960Feb 20 04:07 PM
Brunson CurtisSee RemarksFeb 18Option Exercise76.8250,9443,913,518130,730Feb 20 04:05 PM
CORCORAN THOMAS ADirectorFeb 18Sale128.432,609335,07410,351Feb 20 04:07 PM
Brunson CurtisSee RemarksFeb 18Sale129.1250,9446,577,88979,786Feb 20 04:05 PM
SIMON ARTHUR LDirectorNov 24Option Exercise107.402,981320,15915,675Nov 25 04:06 PM
SIMON ARTHUR LDirectorNov 24Sale123.152,981367,11012,694Nov 25 04:06 PM
CANIZARES CLAUDE RDirectorNov 19Option Exercise67.322,609175,63813,746Nov 20 04:10 PM
CANIZARES CLAUDE RDirectorNov 19Sale120.751,618195,37412,128Nov 20 04:10 PM
Rose LeslieSee RemarksNov 14Option Exercise72.8619,1331,394,10825,653Nov 17 04:07 PM
Rose LeslieSee RemarksNov 14Sale120.0019,1332,295,96014,173Nov 17 04:07 PM
WASHKOWITZ ALAN HDirectorNov 12Sale117.302,000234,60034,591Nov 13 04:05 PM
WASHKOWITZ ALAN HDirectorNov 03Option Exercise85.8011,531989,38539,923Nov 04 04:08 PM
WASHKOWITZ ALAN HDirectorNov 03Sale121.9411,5311,406,04336,591Nov 04 04:08 PM
Mega John SSee RemarksJun 04Option Exercise83.3226,5672,213,59027,831Jun 05 04:01 PM
Mega John SSee RemarksJun 04Sale122.7426,5673,260,88612,414Jun 05 04:01 PM
Kantor StevenSee RemarksJun 02Option Exercise80.1529,5122,365,36950,642Jun 03 04:05 PM
Kantor StevenSee RemarksJun 02Sale121.3829,5123,582,04328,642Jun 03 04:05 PM
STRIANESE MICHAEL TSee RemarksMay 14Option Exercise70.5360,0004,231,800210,613May 15 04:08 PM
WASHKOWITZ ALAN HDirectorMay 14Sale119.132,000238,26036,505May 15 04:08 PM
STRIANESE MICHAEL TSee RemarksMay 14Sale120.7060,0007,242,000150,613May 15 04:08 PM
Cody Richard A.SVP of Washington OperationsMay 06Option Exercise73.7713,8521,021,84410,158May 07 04:43 PM
Cody Richard A.SVP of Washington OperationsMay 06Sale114.0515,9751,821,9415,398May 07 04:43 PM