Aerospace & Defense

787 Dreamliner Qantas

Boeing 787 Dreamliner Deliveries Jump in February

The new year got off to a slightly bumpy start for Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and its 787 Dreamliner. The company has said it plans to deliver more than 135 ...
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Airbus A400M

Airbus Hikes Dividend by 60%, Targets Another Boost in 2015

Paris-traded Airbus Group reported results for 2014 Friday morning, and the European aircraft maker made the most noise by raising its annual dividend from €0.75 to €1.20 (about $0.84 to ...
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Boeing 777-9X

WTO to Examine Boeing 777X Subsidies

The World Trade Organization (WTO) agreed on Monday to create a panel to investigate whether the incentives the state of Washington gave to Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) to build the ...
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American Airlines 787-8

Is Goldman Sachs Right About Selling Boeing?

Shares of Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) dropped more than 3% at one point Monday morning following a downgrade from Neutral to Sell by analysts at Goldman Sachs. That’s pretty harsh ...
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787-8

Analyst Puts Boeing on the Path to $200

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) recently released its fourth-quarter financial results, which came over the top of estimates in late January. As a result, Sterne Agee has taken another look at ...
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Boeing Target of Bills Aimed at Keeping Jobs in Washington State

In 2014 the state of Washington had 93,400 aerospace jobs and the aerospace industry supported 267,000 direct and indirect jobs that paid $22 billion in wages. The total could have ...
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Boeing 757

Boeing Rejects New Engines for 757 — Again

The annual aircraft industry conference in Lynnwood, Wash., got off to a roaring start on Wednesday when an aircraft industry analyst suggested that Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) might resurrect its ...
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Boeing 757

Will Boeing Build a Replacement for the 757?

The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) delivered its last single-aisle, twin-engine 757 to Shanghai Airlines in 2005. The first 757 was delivered in 1982, and Boeing says it sold 1,050 of ...
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Garuda 737 MAX

Can Boeing Shares Reach the 80% Increase of 2013?

Since the beginning of the year, Boeing Co.’s (NYSE: BA) share price has dropped about 0.2%, which might ordinarily be bad news, but compared with the stock’s 4.9% decline in ...
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Is Exelis Getting Enough in the Buyout?

Exelis Inc. (NYSE: XLS) announced that it had entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) in a cash and stock deal that values Exelis at $23.75 ...
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Boeing’s 777X Wing Plant Sprouts Steel

When Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and its Washington-state based machinists’ union agreed on a new contract in January of last year, the company went to work on its wing assembly ...
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Boeing 787-10 ANA

Boeing Takes New Order for $1.4 Billion; Airbus Nabs $828 Million

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) announced Friday morning that Japan’s All Nippon Airways (ANA) has ordered three of the company’s 787-10 Dreamliners and five of its current version of the 737-800 ...
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Boeing 747-200B Air Force One

Boeing to Build the Next Air Force One

In a sole source contract that still does not have a price tag associated with it, the U.S. Air Force announced on Wednesday that Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) will get ...
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United Boeing 787-9

Why Boeing Is Dodging the DJIA Earnings and Guidance Trap

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 results before markets opened Wednesday. For the quarter, the aerospace company posted core (adjusted) diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $2.31 ...
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Boeing 787 museum copy

What to Expect From Boeing Earnings

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) will report fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 earnings Wednesday before the market opens. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates for $2.11 in quarterly earnings per share (EPS) and ...
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