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Companies Profiting the Most From War

Worldwide military expenditure shrunk in 2013 for the second consecutive year, falling by 1.9% to $1.75 trillion. The 100 largest arms-producers sold a combined $402 billion worth of arms and military ...
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Boeing Remains World Largest Arms Exporter

Last year, the United States exported a total of $23.7 billion in weapons to the rest of the world. The leading exporter of those weapons was Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA), ...
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SpaceX Settles Charges Against the US Air Force

In a well-publicized spat last April, Space Exploration Technologies, aka SpaceX, founder and CEO Elon Musk claimed he was suing the U.S. Air Force for awarding an exclusive contract for ...
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Boeing, Airbus Cooperate on Bid for Korean Fighter

In what may seem to be an odd twist, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and arch-rival Airbus have teamed up with local partner Korean Airlines to bid on development of a ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: ADP, Facebook, FireEye, Potash, Tyson, Vodafone and More

Stocks were marginally higher but not in a set direction ahead of the key unemployment and payrolls report on Friday morning. Regardless, investors keep proving that they want to buy ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Best Buy, Caterpillar, EMC, JetBlue, Intel, Microsoft and More

Stocks were indicated up sharply higher on Friday morning, on the heels of a surprise rate cut in China and on word that Mario Draghi and the European Central Bank ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alibaba, Angie’s List, Boeing, Yelp, AT&T and More

Stocks traded higher on Thursday morning in the middle of another volatile week. What we keep seeing is that investors will step up and buy value stocks and overlooked stocks ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, Apple, CSC, Kellogg, Raytheon, Toyota and More

Stocks were looking firm on Tuesday after Monday's drop turned out to not be as deep as feared. Investors are proving able and willing to step in and look for ...
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15 Companies With Over $1.2 Trillion in Backlog Orders

As reports continue to show strong labor markets and a return to GDP growth, many investors and economic watchers have to be wondering what the future growth story looks like ...
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What Civil War in Iraq Means for Defense Firms, and Oil

Iraq is getting out of control, and with no U.S. presence there, the terrorists or insurgents (or whatever you want to call them) are making serious headway to capture cities ...
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Pentagon Awards $409 Million in Defense Contracts

The Department of Defense awarded 10 defense contracts totaling $408.9 million in its Friday evening announcement of contract awards. Among the publicly traded companies winning contracts: Hewlett Packard (NYSE: HPQ) ...
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Who Will Build Canada’s Fighter Jets for the Next 60 Years?

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) investors are looking north his month as Canada decides whether to buy the F-35 stealth fighter, in what would be one of the Canadian military's biggest ...
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Lockheed Martin Lands $606 Million in Defense Contracts

The Department of Defense awarded the nation's-biggest defense contractor, Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), three separate contracts Thursday. Combined, the awards amount to more than $606 million in incremental revenues for ...
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Pentagon Awards $194 Million in Defense Contracts to Lockheed Martin, Rolls Royce, Northrop Grumman

The U.S. Department of Defense awarded only seven defense contracts in its Wednesday evening announcement of contract awards. The total value of contracts awarded was $194.5 million. Among the companies ...
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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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