Aerospace & Defense

Boeing Remains DJIA’s Best Performing Stock in 2017 After Strong Sales at Paris Show

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) last week held on to its top ranking among the 30 stocks that comprise the Dow Jones Industrial Average. The stock added nearly 3% last week ...
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Boeing Claims $75 Billion in Sales at Paris Air Show

During its closing press conference at the Paris Air Show Thursday morning, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) reported new orders and commitments for 571 commercial airplanes with a total value (minus ...
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Boeing Claims More 737 MAX 10 Orders, Reveals Some Details on New Midsize Jet

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) continues to dominate the news flow from the Paris Air Show. Shortly after we posted our report Tuesday morning, the company announced a firm order for ...
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Boeing Forecasts Long-Term Demand for New Planes at $6.1 Trillion

In a seemingly never-ending stream of announcements of new orders and commitments for its commercial jets, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) broke the flow with the release of its 20-year long-term ...
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Boeing Continues to Stack Up Orders in Paris

Orders and commitments for new commercial jets from Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and Airbus reached a total of 467 by the end of the first day of this year's Paris ...
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Fighter Deal With Tata Raises Shares of Lockheed and Its Rivals Too

Lockheed Martin Corp.’s (NYSE: LMT) agreement with India's Tata Advanced Systems to build F-16 fighter planes in India lifted shares of the Bethesda, Maryland-based aerospace company Monday, but stock in ...
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What Is the USS Fitzgerald and How Much Did It Cost to Build?

The USS Fitzgerald, whose collision with a merchant vessel southwest of the Japanese city of Yokosuka near Tokyo on Saturday resulted in the deaths of seven American sailors, is an ...
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Boeing, Airbus Claim Over 340 Deals as Paris Air Show Opens

The Paris Air Show opened Monday morning with both Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and arch-rival Airbus announcing, among other things, new orders and commitments for more than 300 new commercial ...
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Boeing Replaces Apple as DJIA’s Best Performing Stock in 2017

Since topping the list in January as the Dow Jones Industrial Index's best-performing stock, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) has trailed Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), and occasionally McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD), ...
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Paris Air Show Preview: More Orders on Tap for Boeing, Airbus?

The biannual Paris Air Show officially begins Monday and the world's two largest aircraft makers are revving up for what is likely to be a relatively modest week of new ...
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JPMorgan Has 4 Aerospace and Defense Stocks to Buy for Big Upside

One sector that has been on fire since the election last November has been defense and aerospace, and with good reason. The president has made it clear that improving the ...
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Glock Protest Denied; Sig Sauer Will Make Army’s New Handgun

The U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) on Monday rejected a protest from gunmaker Glock seeking to overturn the U.S. Army's award of a 10-year, $580 million contract for its new ...
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Airbus Mulls A380 Production Cut to Less Than One a Month

The double-decked Airbus A380 is the largest commercial jet in the world, capable of seating more than 600 passengers in certain configurations. At a list price of almost $437 million ...
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Lockheed Sees $28 Billion from Saudi Weapons Sales; Boeing Sees $50 Billion

At a conference in New York Wednesday, Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) CEO Marillyn Hewson said she could see up to $28 billion in new business for Lockheed alone as ...
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Boeing Substitutes Italian Firm for US Export-Import Bank

The U.S. Export-Import Bank has not guaranteed a loan for more than $10 million in over 2 years. For The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) that has been something of a ...
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