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Top 10 US Defense Contractors

U.S. spending on national defense is tightening, but it is still a vast sum. Depending on what is counted, the grand total including items for retirement benefits, the Department of ...
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US Air Force Awards $21 Billion Contract to 25 Companies

In a contract announcement on Tuesday, the U.S. Department of Defense and the U.S. Air Force announced a multiple-award contract with a ceiling of $20.9 billion for Air Force Training ...
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Top 10 Federal Contractors Are Major Military Suppliers

According to the Federal Procurement Data System, the top 100 federal contractors in fiscal year 2014, which ended on September 30, 2014, received a total of $235.93 billion in contract ...
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Credit Suisse Shows Top Defense Stock Picks

Defense contractors met with U.S. Department of Defense officials and members of Congress last week at a conference sponsored by Credit Suisse. On Monday morning, the bank’s analysts released a ...
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Deutsche Bank Raises Price Targets on 4 Top Defense Stocks

There is one thing, and generally one thing only, that has driven the rise or fall of the stocks in the aerospace and defense sector. That one important item is ...
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Solid December for Dividend Hikes and Big Stock Buybacks

December can be an odd month for many investors and corporations alike. While tax planning can always come up as an issue for investors, and while December can be a ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Altria, BofA, FireEye, Ford, J.P. Morgan, Linn Energy and More

Stocks were indicated to have a soft open on Monday. The U.S. equity market is at all-time highs and investors still remain optimistic about the U.S. recovery and are looking ...
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L-3 Simply Not Normal for Accounting Problems

L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. (NYSE: LLL) is far from your typical company that faces accounting problems. The company is one of the key defense stocks for encrypted communications and a ...
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Lockheed Martin Defeats Raytheon to Win $915 Million Air Force Space Fence Contract

The Department of Defense awarded eight defense contracts in its Monday evening announcement of contract awards. The total value of contracts awarded was $1.34 billion, but just one company captured ...
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Pentagon Awards $555 Million in Defense Contracts

The Department of Defense awarded 17 defense contracts with a total value of $554.6 million in its Thursday evening announcement of contract awards. Textron (NYSE: TXT) took home contracts representing ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: J.C. Penney, Micron, Twitter, NBG, SanDisk and More

Earnings season is winding down, but investors still want to find profits and to avoid catching the top or picking bad stocks. 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens of analyst research ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cisco, Kinder Morgan, Rackspace, Twitter and More

Stocks pulled back off their all-time highs, and now investors have to be nimble to find gains while not catching the top of a market. These same investors are getting ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Ariad, Chipotle, Disney, FireEye, L-3, SINA and More

Stocks are still within striking distance of new highs, yet the Dow is barely changed for the year. Earnings season is underway, and investors are careful in their attempts to ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cisco, HP, Kors, Oracle, Shutterfly and More

Stocks are recovering from the recent sell-off, but investors remain anxious to make gains but to avoid the next major sell-off. 24/7 Wall St. goes over dozens of analyst research reports each ...
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Companies Profiting the Most From War

Global military spending was down in 2012 for the first time since 1998. And for the second year in a row, arms sales from private industry to governments were down ...
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