BETHESDA, Md., Jan. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT) announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a first quarter 2012 dividend of $1 per share. The dividend is payable on March 23, 2012 to holders of record as of the close of business on March 1, 2012. Lockheed Martin has paid a dividend to shareholders every quarter since its inception in 1995.
Headquartered in Bethesda, Md., Lockheed Martin is a global security company that employs about 123,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services. The Corporation's net sales for 2011 were $46.5 billion.
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