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Why United Technologies Needs the Merger With Raytheon

Sunday's announced all-stock merger between aerospace and defense giants United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) and Raytheon Co. (NYSE: RTN) creates the world's second-largest defense contractor. The country's largest defense contractor ...
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A Plane That Can Go 1100 MPH at Center of Military Controversy

The United States has told Turkey that it will no longer offer training on one of the most powerful weapons in the world if the country buys anti-aircraft systems from ...
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5 Sin Stocks to Buy That Should Hold Up in a Bear Market

One category of Wall Street that some portfolio managers really don’t want to discuss in their portfolios is the so-called sin stocks. These are companies that sell tobacco and alcohol ...
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Where Do Aerospace and Defense Stocks Go From Here?

Two of the country's biggest defense contractors reported fourth-quarter and full-year earnings before markets opened Wednesday morning. One traded up about 5.5% and the other traded down about 5.9% in ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Allergan, Apple, Carnival, Ciena, Juniper, Lockheed Martin, Plug Power, Take-Two, United Continental, Zynga and More

Stocks were indicated to open higher on Wednesday with positive earnings reactions from Apple and Boeing. Earnings season has been off to a mixed start at the start of 2019, ...
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Not Much Flash in Lockheed Martin Earnings

When Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2018 results before markets opened Tuesday morning, the world's largest defense company posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) from continuing ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Bed Bath & Beyond, Boeing, Constellation, Dell, Dollar General, Lockheed Martin, NOV, Snap, Twitter, Yelp and More

Stocks were taking a needed breather on Thursday. While the market had recovered, the Dow Jones industrial average had seen a bounce of 1,250 points from the lows of January ...
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Lockheed Martin, Airbus Team Up to Supply a Tanker in Case the Air Force Needs One That Works

Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) and European aircraft maker Airbus announced Tuesday morning that the two companies have signed a memorandum of agreement to "explore opportunities" to meet "growing demand" ...
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New NASA Plane Will Go 940 MPH

NASA wants to build a plane that can travel beyond the speed of sound, which is 761 miles per hour, but without creating the huge sonic booms that shake the ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

China has responded to American trade demands. According to Reuters: China has delivered a written response to U.S. demands for wide-ranging trade reforms, three U.S. government sources said on Wednesday, ...
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Defense Stocks on Safer Ground After the Midterm Elections

The defense sector took it on the chin during October's selling pressure. There were many reasons for the move: Saudi Arabia, the midterm elections, lower government spending ambitions, potential changes ...
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Worried About a Market Crash? 5 Sin Stocks to Buy That Always Have Demand

Last week investors showed a degree of panic as the Treasury market saw some serious selling and interest rates went higher across all maturities. The stock market didn’t take it ...
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Boeing Notches Second Big Defense Contract in a Week, Wins T-X Training Jet

The U.S. Air Force announced Thursday that Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) has been awarded a $9.2 billion contract to build the service's next training jet. The so-called T-X will replace ...
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Bezos Rocket Company Wins Engine Supply Contract

Blue Origin, a space-transportation firm owned by Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) founder and CEO Jeff Bezos, has reportedly won a contract to supply engines for a new Vulcan rocket being ...
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6 Stocks Dominate Defense and Aerospace Sector, All Are Strong Buys

Regardless of the economy, the defense of our country remains a top priority, no matter who is in the White House or what party controls Congress. In fact, each year ...
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