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6 Stocks Seeing Multiple Analysts Raise Their Price Targets

Although the S&P 500, Dow and Nasdaq have been somewhat mixed on Wednesday, the markets collectively have never been stronger. What has helped push these markets to all-time highs? Earnings ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Aetna, AIG, Applied Materials, Autozone, Delphi, First Solar, Toll Brothers and More

Stocks have hit new all-time highs after tax reform looks more and more certain, but stocks were lower on Wednesday morning on profit taking. There had been a rotational trading ...
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Massive Saudi Defense Order Should Boost Top US Companies

As if the defense and aerospace investors needed more good news, the U.S. State Department recently approved a possible foreign military sale of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense System ...
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Baird’s Top Defense and Aerospace Picks for the Rest of 2017 and 2018

One sector that has been on fire since the election last November has been defense and aerospace sector, and with good reason. The U.S. president has made it clear that ...
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Push To Defeat ISIS Huge In 2017 For Four Top U.S. Defense Companies

After years of expanding the caliphate they felt they could impose on the Middle East and beyond, the terror group ISIS is finally getting the brutal force that many around ...
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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: Energy Transfer, First Solar, L3, Regions Financial, Western Digital and More

Stocks were indicated marginally higher on Friday despite a weak growth reading on gross domestic product, but this is on the heels of a very strong week to the last trading ...
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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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Competition for Air Force Training Jet Now Begins in Earnest

The U.S. Air Force released its final request for proposal (RFP) on Friday for a fleet of some 350 new training jets, called the T-X for now, to replace the ...
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As Boeing Prototype Training Jet Takes Off, Textron Rumored to Reenter the Fray

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) on Tuesday held its first test flight of its proposed new T-X training jet for the U.S. Air Force. The most remarkable thing about the flight ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, Cree, Fitbit, Hess, Juniper Networks, Lululemon, Priceline and More

Stocks closed higher on Monday and Tuesday, only to rocket higher on Wednesday with a new closing high and the Dow up almost 300 points. Stocks were indicated only marginally ...
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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: DDR, HP, L-3 Communications, Salesforce.com, Teva, Twilio and More

Stocks are very close to all-time highs, but Thursday's trading indication was for a weak open. With the bull market now seven and a half years old, it has to ...
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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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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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