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4 RBC US Equity Top Pick Stocks That Also Pay Solid Dividends

We have seen it the past two days, and as the first-quarter earnings parade wraps up, we are very likely to see it again. Volatility is creeping back into the ...
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Soldier

15 Commercial Products Invented by the Military

Violence and destruction are perhaps at the core of military activity, but military needs are also the source of innovation. A number of widely used commercial products today were originally ...
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Merrill Lynch Adds Top Defense Stock to High Quality and Dividend Yield Screen

It seems almost incredible that it takes a month-long rally just to get the markets back to breakeven for the year, but that’s exactly what it has taken. With earnings ...
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MQ-9 Reaper drone

Why the World’s Most Expensive Drone Costs $19 Million

The U.S. Army plans to add 29 MQ-9 Reaper drones to its arsenal in the current fiscal year at a cost of about $11.26 million per unit. They will join ...
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M-346 Jet Trainer

Air Force Pushes Bid Deadline for Training Jet to December

The U.S. Air Force on Monday announced that its planned request for bids to build the service's new training jet, called the T-X for now, will be delayed by three ...
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White House

Which Stocks to Buy and Which to Sell If Donald Trump Wins the White House

As implausible as it seemed last year and as surreal as it is now, Donald Trump is the only presidential front-runner in the race not under the simmering threat of ...
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Boeing KC-46A refuel

Boeing Names New Defense Chief, Drops Bomber Challenge

When the Government Accountability Office (GAO) last week rejected the appeal from Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) related to the awarding of an $80 billion ...
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Air defense missiles

4 Top Aerospace and Defense Stocks to Buy Now: The World Remains Very Dangerous

With the precipitous drop in oil prices, many aerospace and defense investors are worried that the toll being taken by Middle East countries will slow what has been a consistent ...
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M-346 Jet Trainer

Raytheon to Join Bidding for Air Force Training Jet Contract

Ever since General Dynamics Corp. (NYSE: GD) decided last March to drop its partnership with Italy's Alenia Aermacchi to bid on the U.S. Air Force's T-X training jet, the Italian ...
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T-50A LMT 2-16

Lockheed Changes Course on New Air Force Training Jet

For the past several months, Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) and its partner, Korean Aerospace Inc. (KAI), have been considering a clean-sheet design for a new U.S. Air Force training ...
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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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4 Top Jefferies Value Stock Picks to Buy to Fight Volatility

Volatility in the stock markets is not necessarily inherently bad. In fact, often when volatility falls too low for an extended period, investors get lulled into a false sense of ...
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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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Paris sunset

3 Defense Stocks to Buy Likely to See Increased Spending After Paris Attacks

Needless to say, a tragedy like the one in Paris sparked renewed outrage around the world, and numerous countries, including the United States, France and Russia have stepped up their ...
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The Pentagon

What Happens If Boeing-Lockheed Win Their Protest of New Bomber Contract?

The now-disputed contract for the U.S. Air Force's Long Range Strike-Bomber (LRS-B) affects more than the lead contractors. Both Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC), the disputed winner, and the combination ...
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