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Leidos (LDOS) Company Profile

Updated Sep 9, 2019
Leidos has the following business profile:
Company's Full Name:Leidos Holdings, Inc.
Short Name:Leidos
Trading Ticker Symbol:LDOS
Primary Exchange:NYSE
Headquarter City/Country:Reston, Virginia
Primary Industry Sector:Technology
Seconday Sub-sector:EDP Services
Main Business Areas: Technology, EDP Services, Information Technology Services
Dividend Payments:Dividend History

Market and Trading Information for Leidos

The following details were available for trading and market data about the stock of Leidos as of writing:
Current Share Price:$84.92
Previous Year's Closing Price:$52.72
Percentage Price Change (YTD):61.08%
Market Cap:$12.18 billion
52-week Price Range:$50.33 - $89
Dividend Per Share:$1.28
EPS (TTM):4.43
Price-Earnings (Trailing):19.16
Price-Earnings (Forward):16.27

Company Profile and Business Description for Leidos

Leidos Holdings, Inc., incorporated on August 12, 2005, is global science and technology company. The Company provides technology and engineering services and solutions in the defense, intelligence, civil and health markets. The Company operates through four segments: National Security Solutions (NSS), Information Systems & Global Solutions (IS&GS), Health and Infrastructure (HIS), and Corporate and Other.

National Security Solutions

The NSS segment is focused on deploying solutions to meet the missions of its customers in the areas of intelligence surveillance and reconnaissance, integrated systems and cybersecurity and global services. It provides a portfolio of national security solutions and systems for air, land, sea, space and cyberspace for the United States intelligence community, the department of defense (DoD), military services, department of homeland security (DHS), government agencies of the United States allies abroad and other federal, civilian and commercial customers in the national security industry. Its solutions deliver technology, intelligence systems, command and control, data analytics, logistics and cybersecurity solutions, as well as intelligence analysis and operations support to critical missions around the world.

The national security business offers technology, development and integration capabilities and is engaged in providing surveillance and reconnaissance, integrated systems solutions and global services for the United States intelligence community, military commands and other government and commercial customers. It offers a range of technologies in multiple domains that address the nation's critical threats and deliver solutions to the United States intelligence community, DoD and military services. It offers software development capabilities for intelligence and information systems and deliver solutions to the United States intelligence community, DoD, military services, DHS and the U.K. Ministry of Defense (U.K. MoD). Its markets include cybersecurity, data analytics and logistics. It provides services to the United States intelligence community, DoD and federal civilian agencies. It provides intelligence analysis, operational support, security, linguistics and training.

Information Systems & Global Solutions

The IS&GS business focuses on providing information technology (IT), management and engineering services to civil, defense and intelligence agencies of the United States government. Its IS&GS business also provides data analytics, systems engineering, agile software development, network-enabled situational awareness solutions, communications and command and control capability and global systems integration, to help customers gather, analyze and securely distribute intelligence data to address challenges, such as combating global terrorism, cybersecurity, air traffic management, energy demand management and transforming the healthcare system. Its business is also responsible for various classified systems and services in support of vital national security systems. It delivers enterprise operations; network services and communications; application management and optimization; data center operations, migration and consolidation, and data storage.

The Company offers software development capabilities for intelligence and information systems and deliver solutions to the United States intelligence community, DoD, military services, DHS and the U.K. MoD. Software and integrated systems offerings include development of small and large scale information technology applications, embedded systems, and mobile applications. It provides cybersecurity solutions. Its data analytics services provide clients with the resources to make informed decisions to maximize performance by leveraging a range of techniques, including simulation, mathematical optimization, queuing theory and machine learning. It delivers air traffic management systems. It manages data and infrastructure for federal agencies in the United States healthcare system. It provides environmental services and solutions to the United States government and commercial customers.

Health and Infrastructure

The Health and Infrastructure businesses capitalize on its knowledge and experience in technology and innovation. Health and Infrastructure segment serves customers, including the United States federal government, state and local governmental agencies, foreign governments, healthcare providers and commercial enterprises in various industries. The Health business provides services and solutions to commercial hospitals, the DoD and other United States government agencies focused on information technology and behavioral health and life sciences offerings. It has developed, fielded and maintained an end-to-end Electronic Health Record (EHR) system for the DoD. It implements and optimizes EHR systems at commercial hospitals.

The Company's infrastructure business is focused on integrating and protecting physical, digital and data domains. The Company provides security products, services and solutions that leverage its design, integration and process engineering technologies to build secure commerce systems for its customers. It provides power grid engineering services and solutions to a customer set and offers a Smart Grid as a Service (SGS) solution. It provides transaction and asset valuation services for the power industry.

Corporate and Other

The Corporate and Other business segment includes the operations of various corporate activities. It also includes certain expense items that are not reimbursed by its United States Government customers.

The Company competes with The Boeing Company, General Dynamics Corporation, Lockheed Martin Corporation, Northrop Grumman Corporation, BAE Systems plc, L-3 Communications Corporation, Raytheon Company, Booz Allen Hamilton Inc., Engility Holdings, Inc., CACI International Inc., ManTech International Corporation, SAIC, Vencore, KeyW, Accenture plc, CSRA, Inc., HP Enterprise Services, International Business Machines Corporation, Dell, Amazon Web Services, AT&T, RSA, Verizon, Unisys Corporation, OSI Systems, Inc., Safran, Smiths Group plc, Agility Logistics Corp., PAE, Vectrus, LHI, Maximus, Epic Systems and Medical Information Technology, Inc.

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