Lockheed Martin Corp (NYSE:LMT)

Air Force Contract for New Training Jet in Jeopardy

The U.S. Air Force plans to announce the winner of a contract to build a new training jet, dubbed the T-X, by the end of this year. However, funding for ...
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Where Boeing Might Look to Meet Challenges From Acquisitive Competitors

The aerospace and defense sector has coughed up a couple of giant mergers in the past few weeks: United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) is paying $23 billion in cash and ...
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Boeing Dominates DJIA as Best Performer in 2017

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) stock trickled down a few pennies a share last week to close Friday essentially flat week over week. The stock's year-to-date share price gain reached 51.52%, ...
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Defense Contracts Go to Boeing, Northrop to Begin $1.5 Trillion Upgrade to US Nuclear Arsenal

The U.S. Air Force on Monday awarded one contract valued at $349 million to Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and another valued at $329 million to Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) ...
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US Navy Preps for Drone Refueling Competition

In 2015, the U.S. Navy ended its test unmanned combat air system demonstration (UCAS-D) program and two prototype X-47Bs built by Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) went into storage in ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: FibroGen, Foot Locker, GW Pharma, LendingClub, Lockheed Martin, Tesla, UPS and More

Stocks were indicated marginally lower on Tuesday, but the Dow went above 22,100 and has been up 10 days in a row. August is also supposed to be a bad ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) blew past earnings expectations. The company also said demand for its new Model 3 is robust. Car division revenue rose 93% year over year to $2.3 ...
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Lockheed Martin Gets $3.7 Billion Payday on F-35s

After markets closed on Friday, Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) was awarded an interim payment of $3.7 billion for 50 of its F-35 Joint Strike Fighters. The planes are part ...
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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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Top Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades: Boeing, Chipotle, First Solar, Goldman Sachs, IBM, Lockheed Martin, Lululemon, Vertex and Many More

Stocks were indicated to open only slightly higher on Wednesday after a mixed bag of corporate earnings. What investors need to understand is that the major equity indexes remain just ...
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How THAAD Missile Defense Applies in South Korea: Stats, Costs, Backing, Controversy

When nations are confronted with military threats and when diplomatic solutions are elusive, there are two primary military options. One is to be offensive, by overwhelming your enemy with violence ...
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The Defense Industry Also Showed Up at the Paris Air Show

While the biennial Paris Air Show was dominated this year by news of commercial airplane sales by Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and Airbus, most of the major U.S. defense contractors ...
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Fighter Deal With Tata Raises Shares of Lockheed and Its Rivals Too

Lockheed Martin Corp.’s (NYSE: LMT) agreement with India's Tata Advanced Systems to build F-16 fighter planes in India lifted shares of the Bethesda, Maryland-based aerospace company Monday, but stock in ...
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6 Things You Need to Know About Business This Morning

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) said it may build a new moderate-sized plane to serve markets currently dominated by Airbus. The development of the plane would take years, or longer. Walt ...
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Where Merrill Lynch Sees AI and Robot Stocks Going From Here

This past week, Merrill Lynch announced a few thematic investing ideas in its “A Transforming World” (ATW) report. As part of its work on ATW, the brokerage firm identified a ...
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