Rockwell Collins (NYSE:COL)

Where Boeing Might Look to Meet Challenges From Acquisitive Competitors

The aerospace and defense sector has coughed up a couple of giant mergers in the past few weeks: United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) is paying $23 billion in cash and ...
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Northrop Grumman to Pay $7.8 Billion in Cash for Orbital ATK

Defense firm Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) said this morning that it has entered a definitive agreement with Orbital ATK Inc. (NYSE: OA) under which Northrop will acquire Orbital for ...
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Credit analysis and reporting firm Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) was hit by hackers who may have gained access to data on 143 million people. The firm has begun a process to try ...
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Could United Technologies Merger With Rockwell Collins Get Shot Down?

Tuesday's announced $30 billion acquisition of Rockwell Collins Inc. (NYSE: COL) by United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) did not sit well with investors, who took UTC's stock down nearly 6%. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BioCryst, Exxon, FCA, HPE, IAMGOLD, Mallinckrodt, Rockwell Collins and More

Stocks were indicated to open higher on Wednesday after Tuesday's strong sell-off. The indexes still remain close to all-time highs, and the one trend that has prevailed for more than ...
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Nissan launched an electric car with autonomous driving features. The new Leaf will be direct competition with General Motors Co.'s (NYSE: GM) Chevy Bolt and Tesla Inc.'s (NASDAQ: TSLA) new ...
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United Technologies Pulls the Trigger on $30 Billion Deal for Rockwell Collins

Late Monday afternoon, United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) announced that it had reached a definitive agreement to acquire Rockwell Collins Inc. (NYSE: COL) for $140 per share in cash and ...
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Newspaper chain Tronc Inc. (NASDAQ: TRNC) bought the New York Daily News for $1 plus the assumption of a number of liabilities. It gives the chain papers in the three ...
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Hurricane Harvey headed toward the Texas border with Louisiana, threatening more refinery capacity. Energy companies are likely to shutter additional large refineries in the area, further driving up the price ...
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What United Tech Would Really Get by Acquiring Rockwell Collins — a Lot!

Some conglomerates manage to grow through organic efforts, and sometimes they grow through acquisitions. United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) reportedly has been in talks to acquire Rockwell Collins Inc. (NYSE: ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: American Airlines, Boeing, Cabot Oil & Gas, Pandora, Southern Co., Vertex and Many More

Stocks were indicated to open higher yet again on Tuesday for all-time highs on the Dow and S&P 500. The one theme that has persisted through all the caution and ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: American Airlines, Celgene, Citigroup, Facebook, Hertz, Hilton, Ulta Beauty and Many More

Stocks were indicated to open higher yet again on Monday, with the Dow and S&P 500 challenging all-time highs. The bull market is now well over eight years old, but ...
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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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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Amex, Best Buy, GE, JPMorgan, Wells Fargo, Conagra and Many More

Stocks were putting in a second day of big gains, but rather than being a French cheer it was due to multiple Dow components posting strong earnings. Even though ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AK Steel, Amazon, AngloGold Ashanti, Bank of America, GE, Disney, Xilinx and More

Stocks were indicated to open sharply higher on Monday after the French election outcome favored Macron and therefore no threat to the EU existence. Even though this bull market is ...
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