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Baird’s Top Defense and Aerospace Picks for the Rest of 2017 and 2018

One sector that has been on fire since the election last November has been defense and aerospace sector, and with good reason. The U.S. president has made it clear that ...
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Merrill Lynch’s Top Cheap Dividend Stocks for Q3

Every quarter, many of the top firms we cover on Wall Street come out with some top picks for the next three months, and often these ideas turn out to ...
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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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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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Defense Stocks Should Stay Red Hot: 4 to Buy Into Q2 Earnings

Combine a very dangerous world with a president who is very pro-American business, and you have the perfect storm set for the defense and aerospace industry. Then, just to sweeten ...
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Merrill Lynch’s Top Thematic Chart Stocks to Buy for Q3 of 2017

There are multiple types of investors and traders out there. Some are conservative and some are aggressive. Some investors look for companies with great growth, strong earnings, great product cycles ...
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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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The Trump Defense Budget Request Is Huge: 5 Big Winners to Buy Now

One thing that President Trump campaigned on, and his followers were very receptive to, was rebuilding our military strength, which has waned in recent years. With the release recently of ...
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Why Lockheed Results Are Not Dragging Defense Stocks Down

When earnings and revenues and guidance all come in at lower-than-expected levels, a company's stock price usually takes some punishment. That's what's happening to Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) Tuesday ...
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How Defense Stocks Reacted to Missile Attack on Syria

The U.S. missile attack against a Syrian airport marks a significant departure in U.S. Middle East policy that may indicate a greater willingness to use military force against the Syrian ...
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Missiles Deliver Big Dividend Hike for Raytheon Shareholders

Raytheon Co. (NYSE: RTN) has been one of the post-election winners that benefited from the so-called trump Bump due to higher military spending ambitions. It turns out that the hype ...
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UBS Says Defense Growing Much Faster Than Expected: 4 Top Picks to Buy Now

We have written about how some feel that the defense budgets in the Trump administration may end up being higher than many are expecting, but when you evaluate the defense/aerospace ...
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Is Trump’s Massive Defense Spending Not Enough? 4 Top Stocks to Buy Now

One of the platforms that President Trump relied heavily on during the campaign was rebuilding our military, and with good reason. Despite the fact that defense spending dominates our budget, ...
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Leonardo Back in the Running with Boeing, Lockheed for Air Force Training Jet

After parting company with two erstwhile U.S. partners, Italy's Leonardo has finally found a U.S.-based partner that can't refuse. The company's U.S. subsidiary, DRS Technologies, will be the prime contractor on ...
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Boeing, Lockheed: Mano a Mano for Air Force T-X Contract?

Just last week one of five potential bidders dropped out of the race for a $16 billion U.S. Air Force contract to supply 350 new T-X training jets. On Wednesday, another ...
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