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Leonardo Back in the Running with Boeing, Lockheed for Air Force Training Jet

After parting company with two erstwhile U.S. partners, Italy's Leonardo has finally found a U.S.-based partner that can't refuse. The company's U.S. subsidiary, DRS Technologies, will be the prime contractor on ...
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Merrill Lynch Out With Top Sector Picks for 2017: 7 to Buy Now

While most of the companies we cover on Wall Street have released their top high-conviction ideas for 2017, those usually number just eight to 10 companies. Merrill Lynch is out with ...
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Boeing Takes Hit on Tanker, Faces Less Competition for New Training Jet

It's another good news/bad news day for Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA). First the bad news: During its earnings conference call on Wednesday, the company said it took a fourth-quarter charge on ...
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Jefferies Very Selective on Defense and Aerospace Stocks for 2017

One sector that absolutely blew higher after the election was the defense and aerospace stocks, and with good reason. Donald Trump made a point, and he made it often during ...
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The Next 10 Companies Trump Will Trash on Twitter

President-elect Donald Trump has spent a great deal of time on Twitter attacking American companies for two reasons. One is overcharging the government for goods and services. The other is ...
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Merrill Lynch’s Top 8 Stock Picks for the First Quarter of 2017

Now that 2016 has come to an end, it is important to look forward and backward for the new year. Many investment strategists have been issuing their top 2017 picks ...
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5 Merrill Lynch US 1 Stocks Could Be Poised for a Big 2017

With only two weeks left in 2016, we are starting to turn our attention to 2017, and it will be a year full of change. For the first time in years, ...
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Defense and Aerospace Highlight Jefferies Focus List of Industrial Stocks to Buy

For years we have covered the top stocks to Buy at Jefferies by tracking the firm's Franchise List picks, which has outperformed the S&P 500 substantially since its debut in ...
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The World Is Very Dangerous: 4 Dividend Defense Stocks to Buy Now

Every day we see it, the violence and fighting, especially in the Middle East, going on unabated, and with Iran being removed from prior sanctions and restrictions, there is another ...
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Merrill Lynch Out With 10 Top US Stock Ideas for Q4

As incredible as it may seem, we are already into October, as the last quarter of 2016 is upon us. In a year that has shown some big volatility, the ...
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Air Force Seeks No-Bid Contract for General Dynamics’ Gulfstream Jet

The U.S. Air Force wants to replace its aging fleet of EC-130H Compass Call electronic warfare planes. The need is so urgent that the service wants to buy 10 new ...
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JPMorgan Lifts Price Targets on Defense Stocks, Names Top Pick

Investors may buy stocks in defense contractors because of their record of dividend payments and share repurchases for good reasons. Over the past five years, the best performing defense stock has ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Eldorado Gold, SLM, SunPower, Disney, Yelp, Myriad Genetics and More

Stocks keep challenging all-time highs by a marginal amount each day, and the markets were indicated to open marginally higher on Wednesday. Despite high valuations for the market as a ...
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Large Cap Banks Highlight Jefferies Top Post-Brexit Buy List

If any sector has been bashed as a result of the Brexit vote it is the financials, and if you toss in sliding interest rates, now at their lowest in ...
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4 Merrill Lynch US 1 Portfolio Stocks With Big Total Return Potential

We always like to remind our readers about the impact total return has on portfolios because it is one of the best ways to help improve the chances for overall ...
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