Northrop Grumman Corp (NYSE:NOC)

Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Avago, Exelixis, Gap, Groupon, Staples, Tesla and More

Stocks were firm on Tuesday morning after the Labor Day weekend. Investors remain optimistic now that the DJIA has crossed 17,000 and after the S&P 500 hit 2,000 last week. ...
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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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Pentagon, defense

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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stealth bomber

Northrop Grumman Wins Stealth Bomber Contract Worth Up to $9.9 Billion

The Department of Defense awarded 19 defense contracts in its Tuesday evening announcement of contract awards, with a total value of $10.46 billion, including one contract making up 95% of ...
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earth'sorbitaldebriscloud

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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Northrop Grumman Wins Three Defense Contracts

The Department of Defense awarded 32 defense contracts in its Friday evening announcement of awards, with a total value of $787.5 million. Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) turned out to be ...
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Pentagon

Pentagon Awards $540 Million in Defense Contracts

The Pentagon awarded seven defense contracts in its Wednesday evening announcement of contract awards, totaling $540.4 million. By far, the largest of these contracts, allocating nearly 83% of all funds ...
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stratolaunch

New GenCorp Engine to Give Stratolaunch​ a Boost into Space

Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin wants to kick the United States off the International Space Station. Even worse -- he might be able to do it. Last week, responding ...
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Pentagon

Pentagon Awards $340 Million in Defense Contracts

The Department of Defense awarded nine defense contracts in its Tuesday evening announcement of contract awards. The total value of contracts awarded was $340 million. Among the publicly traded companies ...
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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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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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Boeing P-8A Poseidon

Australian Air Force Orders Eight Boeing Spy Planes

The Australian Air Force will buy eight P-8A Poseidon spy planes from Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) for $3.6 billion. The U.S. Navy already plans to purchase 117 of the planes, ...
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GALLANT EAGLE '88

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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Smokestacks

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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