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Boeing FA18 Super Hornet

The 4 Best Aerospace and Defense Stocks for This Earnings Season

This week, the second-quarter earnings parade starts to really get rolling, and all the top Wall Street firms that we cover are starting to handicap who they think will do ...
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Short Interest in Boeing Near a 12-Month Low

Short interest through June 30 was released on Friday after markets closed, and we thought we would take a look at what short sellers are thinking about Boeing Co. (NYSE: ...
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Sikorsky Blackhawk

What a Sikorsky Sale Would Mean for Lockheed and United Tech

The U.S. military industrial complex, or the defense sector, has already seen many mergers in the prior decades to the point that many investors and those in the public might ...
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American Airlines 787-8

American Airlines Delays New Deliveries From Boeing, Airbus

In late May, American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL) CEO Doug Parker told Bloomberg News that his company would compete “aggressively” with discount carriers by adding more seats and cutting ...
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Is FedEx About to Drop a $10 Billion Order on Boeing?

While an order for a few dozen of its 777-300ER passenger jets may be more to the company’s liking, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) will happily accept a large order for ...
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Airbus Axxx 2-decker

Airbus Files Patent Application for Flying Colossus

In a patent application filed last month with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Airbus has one-upped its own giant A380 model with a double-decked plane that tries to address ...
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737 MAX Wing Machine

Analysts Raise Boeing Q2 Earnings Estimate

Following a better than expected second-quarter delivery showing from Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA), analysts at Wells Fargo Securities have raised their second-quarter earnings per share (EPS) estimate for the company ...
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United Airlines

Boeing on Track for Record Annual Deliveries

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) reported Monday morning that commercial aircraft deliveries totaled 197 in the second quarter of 2015, up from 181 in the second quarter of last year. For ...
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US Defense Department Updates National Military Strategy

For the first time since 2011, the U.S. Department of Defense has updated its National Military Strategy. The document, which describes how the United States will use its military forces ...
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Boeing 777-9X

Boeing 777-9X Price Rises to $400 Million

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) released its 2015 price list on Wednesday, and the most expensive commercial jet the company sells is the 777-9X, which carries a list price of $400 ...
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What the Harris Post-Merger Reorganization Means for Shareholders

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has joined the lineup of companies looking to reorganize their corporate structure. Such moves are hard for investors to interpret in many cases. 24/7 Wall St. ...
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Boeing 747-8

How Much Does a Boeing 747-8 Cost?

The first 747-100 from Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) was put into service in 1970, and those first planes sold at a list price of $24 million. Adjusting for inflation, that ...
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Airbus A330 MRTT tanker

Boeing Loses Korean Tanker Contract to Airbus

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and European rival Airbus compete with one another for essentially every sale either company makes. It is no wonder then that keeping score has become a ...
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spacex hq

Explosion Delivers Setback to SpaceX

Just last month, the U.S. Air Force certified the Falcon 9 launch system from Space Explorations Technologies Corp. (SpaceX) for national security space missions. On Sunday, a Falcon 9 rocket ...
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Retiring Boeing CEO McNerney Made $80 Million in Past 3 Years

When Jim McNerney steps down on July 1 from his position as chief executive officer of Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA), he will continue as an employee of the company and ...
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