Lockheed Martin Corp (NYSE:LMT)

LRS-B B-3

New Bomber Safe in Obama Administration’s 2017 Budget

When President Obama revealed his $4.1 trillion fiscal year 2017 budget on Tuesday, the defense portion of the spending request totaled $619 billion, up less than 1% compared with the ...
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9 High-Quality Dividend Stocks for Volatile Times From Merrill Lynch

When the stock market becomes uncertain, investors often tend to flock toward defensive stocks or stocks that have very high-quality earnings. That generally means that their dividends are deemed safe ...
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Air Defense Missiles

Companies Profiting the Most From War

Since the conclusion of World War II, the United States and a number of Western European nations have maintained extremely costly military industrial complexes -- both in peacetime and during ...
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road fork sign

Lockheed Martin to Split Off Government IT Division

When Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) reported fourth-quarter 2015 earnings Tuesday morning, the defense giant also announced that it plans to hive off its Information Systems & Global Solutions (IT) ...
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F-35B

Lockheed Martin Investors Not Impressed With Earnings Beat

Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) released its fourth-quarter earnings report before the markets opened on Tuesday. The company had $3.01 in earnings per share (EPS) on $12.9 billion in revenue. ...
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bull and bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Bluebird Bio, Check Point, Comcast, Eli Lilly, Hyatt, Lockheed Martin, Rite Aid and Many More

Stocks were pounded lower yet again on Wednesday, but this time on fears of a North Korean hydrogen bomb test. The stock market is off to a rocky start in ...
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C-130J

Lockheed Martin Awarded $1 Billion for C-130J Airlifters

On Thursday morning, Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) announced that it has been awarded a second multiyear contract to deliver 78 C-130J Super Hercules airlifters to various branches of the ...
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Atlas V Rocket

Can Senator McCain Derail Boeing Space Flights?

Last Friday, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) announced that it had been awarded a mission to transport the crew to the International Space Station (ISS) beginning in 2017. That was also ...
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F-35B

Defense Contractor Winners as Federal 2016 Budget Clears Congress

Both houses of Congress agreed early Friday on a $1.15 trillion federal budget for 2016. The budget bill now goes to President Obama, who is expected to sign it. The ...
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The Pentagon

Pentagon Dismisses Lockheed Protest Over Tactical Vehicle Program

In late August, the U.S. Army awarded a $6.7 billion firm, fixed-price production contract to Oshkosh Corp. (NYSE: OSK) to build approximately 17,000 Joint Light Tactical Vehicles (JLTVs) to replace ...
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F-35B

4 Safe Dividend Stocks to Own as Terrorism and Plunging Oil Escalates Volatility

Needless to say, the events of past two months reminded everybody that the threat of terrorism is global, and every time a horrific incident takes place, it puts stress on ...
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F-35B

Pentagon Budget to Fall by $15 Billion for 2017

The National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) that passed Congress last month, and to which President Obama added his signature, calls for total defense spending of $607 billion in fiscal year ...
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LRS-B B-3

Boeing, Lockheed Bomber Protest Going Nowhere?

When Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) won the U.S. Air Force contract to build the nation's Long-Range Strike-Bomber (LRS-B), the losing bidders wasted no time protesting the award. Boeing Co. ...
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F-35B

How Lockheed Martin Is Pumping Up Giga-tronics

As a leader in the defense sector, Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) has to stay on top of its game with the newest hardware and software in the business. The ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Fitbit, GE, Lockheed Martin, Lululemon, Marriott, Microsoft, Philip Morris, SLM and More

Stocks were indicated to open higher on Monday, after ending up last week hardly changed from the prior week. Many investors and market participants may still be out on Monday ...
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