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Boeing Adds $17 Billion in New Orders at Dubai Air Show; Airbus, $0

The first day of the Dubai Air Show was kind to Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) but not to rival Airbus. Boeing announced a commitment from Emirates for 40 of the ...
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Boeing Still the Best Dow Stock, but Apple Is Closing the Gap

Boeing Co.'s (NYSE: BA) share price slipped by less than 0.5% last week, not enough for the company to yield its perch as the best performing stock among the 30 ...
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Boeing Signs Contract for Air Force One

The deal was not the biggest one that Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) announced Thursday, but it may be the most welcome. The company said that an order for two 747s ...
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As China Builds Its Own Planes, Boeing Gets $37 Billion Deal

China has tested and will start to produce its own commercial aircraft, which has been viewed as a challenge to Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and Airbus. The nation's long-term plans ...
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What’s Going On With Boeing’s New Midmarket Aircraft?

Designing and building a "clean-sheet" aircraft is a daunting business. Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) learned just how daunting — and costly — with its 787 Dreamliner. For the past couple ...
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Airbus Deal With Bombardier Won’t Last Long: Analysts

In mid-October, European aircraft maker Airbus bought 50.01% stake in the company that Canada's Bombardier had established to own its C Series aircraft. At the time, the cashless acquisition was ...
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Boeing Remains DJIA’s Top Performer on Bribery Allegations Against Airbus

Boeing Co.'s (NYSE: BA) share price rose by more than 2% last week, more than enough to extend the stock's run as the best performer among the 30 stocks that ...
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Has Airbus Agreed to Upgrade the A380 for a Single Customer?

Middle Eastern airline Emirates has been pushing Airbus to commit to upgrading the aircraft maker's superjumbo A380 double-decker passenger jet. The airline took delivery of its 100th A380 Friday morning ...
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Airbus Earnings Please Investors, but Legal Risks Loom

European aircraft maker Airbus reported third-quarter and nine-month 2017 results Tuesday morning and the news was almost uniformly weak. The company's revenues for the first three-quarters of the year totaled ...
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Merrill Lynch Raises Price Targets on 4 Top Defense Stocks to Buy

Combine a very volatile and dangerous world with the potential for hot spots to break out in numerous locations, with a promise from the U.S. president to upgrade and increase ...
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Boeing Shares Dive but Remain DJIA’s Top Performer Last Week

Boeing Co.'s (NYSE: BA) share price dropped by more than 3% last week, but that was not enough to end the stock's run as the best performer among the 30 ...
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Boeing Earnings Look Good, Margin Guidance Not So Much

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) reported third-quarter 2017 results before markets opened Wednesday morning. The aerospace company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $2.72 on revenues of $24.31 billion. ...
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US B-52 Nuclear Bombers Setting Up for Return to 24-Hour Alert

In an exclusive report at Defense One, Marcus Weisgerber reveals that the U.S. Air Force is preparing to place the nation's nuclear-armed B-52 bomber fleet back on 24-hour alert. The ...
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Boeing Posts Another 52-Week High, Remains DJIA’s Top Performer

Boeing Co.'s (NYSE: BA) share price rose by 1.5% last week, maintaining the stock's top ranking as the best performer among the 30 stocks that make up the Dow Jones ...
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Will Boeing Build More 767s?

Two major Asian carriers have said this week that they plan to spend a combined total of about $19.5 billion on new passenger jets from Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA). But ...
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