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Boeing Wants to Fight Forest Fires With a Howitzer

In something of a departure from its usual lines of business, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) has filed a patent application for an artillery shell that would deliver up to six gallons ...
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Boeing Loses Some, May Win Some 787 Orders

Australia's Qantas Airways had been struggling for profits and has not paid a dividend since 2009. The airline posted a record profit of $1.52 billion in the year ended June ...
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Boeing Offers Sneak Peek at New Air Force Training Jet

After the release of the U.S. Air Force request for proposal (RFP) for a new training jet, the four competitors have all now either shown a modified version of a ...
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Will Boeing Beef Up Its Orders for Wide-Body Planes?

As of August 16, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) has taken net orders totaling 38 for its four wide-body jets: the 747, 767, 777 and 787. The company guided full-year orders ...
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The Pentagon

Northrop Grumman Testing New Air Force Training Jet

A consortium led by Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) has begun testing its clean-sheet design for a new U.S. Air Force training jet to replace the decades old T-38. According ...
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Air Force Awards Boeing $2.8 Billion Contract for New Tanker

The U.S. Air Force has awarded a contract valued at $2.8 billion to Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) to produce the first 19 new KC-46A tankers. The contract comes about a ...
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Potential Game-Changing NATO Order Bundling for Precision-Guided Munitions

There is some potentially big news in the defense and warfare industry, but more in process than in size. It is also important to realize that this is not yet ...
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How Just 7 Stocks Can Take the Dow Up to 20,000 and Beyond

The bull market lives on in 2016, and it is now nearing six and a half years of age. Stock market valuations are high at about 18 times forward year ...
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Will Fraud Investigation Weigh on New Airbus Orders?

Over the past weekend, the U.K.'s Serious Fraud Office (SFO) said it had launched a formal criminal investigation into allegations of fraud, bribery and corruption against Airbus. At issue in ...
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Jefferies Makes Another Big Summer Change to Its Franchise Picks List

With the second-quarter earnings reporting almost over, and the second half of 2016 well underway, many of the top firms we follow on Wall Street are making some changes to the ...
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New York Stock Exchange

NYSE Blue Chips Targeted as Insider Buying Jumps: ConocoPhillips, Bank of America, Boeing, Caterpillar and More

With August comes the end of the bulk of second-quarter earnings, and it also opens windows for insiders to buy and sell stock again, and boy did we see a ...
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Has Qantas Airlines Put Another Nail in the A380’s Coffin?

Australian carrier Quantas Airlines was one of the first customers for the Airbus A380 superjumbo jet, and it currently counts 12 of the planes in its fleet. The company's chief ...
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Amazon Prime Air Takes Off

A project first reported last December was more or less formally announced Friday morning. Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) showed off its first Amazon-branded Boeing 767-300 cargo plane at an air ...
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Disney, Home Depot Weigh on DJIA Thursday

August 4, 2016: Markets opened higher Thursday following an announcement that the Bank of England will lower its policy rate from 0.5% to 0.25% and begin buying U.K. corporate bonds ...
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Jefferies Makes Key Changes to Top Energy Stocks in Franchise Picks Portfolio

With earnings season winding down, many of the top firms we cover on Wall Street are making some changes to their list of high conviction stocks that they present to ...
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