Lockheed Martin Corp (NYSE:LMT)

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Boeing Battles Airbus for Korean Tanker Contract

The government of South Korea has announced that it will seek bids for four military refueling tankers in June, and Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) said on Wednesday that it intends ...
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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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UBS Has Five Stocks to Sell Into Volatility

The sell-off in the market caused by the aggressive Russian action in Ukraine may or may not have any long-lasting implications. Regardless of how things ultimately turn out, one thing ...
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Defense Stock Surge Ignores Possible Budget Cuts

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel was to release a budget proposal Monday that would reduce the size of the U.S. Army to levels not seen since before World War II. So, ...
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The Top Five Analyst Sell Ratings for This Week

In yet another week that saw the markets continue to march higher, some of the top Wall Street firms that we cover were continuing to lower the boom with Sell ...
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Under Armour Signs Up Again to Make Suits for U.S. Speed Skaters

Blame for the poor performance of the U.S. speed skating team at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games has been variously assigned in varying degrees to the coaching staff's decision to ...
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Top Wall Street Analyst Sell Ratings on High Profile Stocks This Week

At 24/7 Wall Street we have been running weekly research screens to scan the brokerage firms we cover for the stocks that are cut to Underperform or Sell ratings. The ...
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UBS Very Cautious on Defense Stocks: Entire Sector Near All-Time Highs

Despite budget cuts and battles within the Congress, the defense sector has spent the past two years chugging higher despite the potential cost cutting overhang. In a very volatile political ...
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Under Armour’s Humiliating Loss at Olympics

Under Armour Inc. (NYSE: UA) lost its chance to become an Olympic contender in the cutthroat competition of the athletic apparel business this week, when the U.S. speed-skating team at ...
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Ocean Power Gets a Jolt From Lockheed Deal

Shares of Ocean Power Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: OPTT) soared Tuesday following an announcement that the company has a $205.68 million deal with U.S. defense giant Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) ...
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Ocean Power Lives Again!

Ocean Power Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: OPTT) was for all practical purposes gone and forgotten about until 2013. A research report with huge upside seemed like the first real sign of ...
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Eleven Companies With $1.1 Trillion in Backlog Orders

The economy has never gone back into major expansion mode after the recession. After all, the financial media often doubts the bull market, and the Federal Reserve and other central ...
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Apache Block III Ceremony and First Flight

As Lockheed Martin Lays Off 4,000, Firing at Other Defense Firms Looms

Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) is the first of the defense contractors to acknowledge how badly it has been gored by the federal government's slowdown in military spending. Its layoff of ...
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Stocks to Sell or Short: The Seven Least Preferred Stocks at UBS

UBS has a list of stocks that investors may want to consider selling. They could even be a list of short sale candidates. The UBS team is bashing Apache Corp. ...
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Lockheed Martin and United Technologies Cut Layoff Plans

Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT), the world’s largest defense contractor, had said on Friday that it would furlough some 3,000 employees as a result of the federal government shutdown. By ...
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