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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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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cisco, Deere, Dillard’s, J&J, L3, Macy’s, Occidental Petroleum, SunRun, Valero and More

Stocks have continued to firm up after Monday's big sell-off as trade war tensions continue to escalate with China. Stocks were indicated to open slightly higher on Thursday as well, ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alibaba, Amazon, AVEO, Baker Hughes, Celgene, DowDuPont, Facebook, GE, Goldman Sachs, US Steel and More

Stocks were indicated slightly lower on Friday, but investors also should consider that the Dow Jones industrials are now more than 2,000 points higher than the lows seen at the ...
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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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The 10 Best American Stocks to Buy as China’s Economy Tanks

While economic growth in the United States has slowed, the reality is that growth has been better than in China coming into 2019. China's economy officially is still growing faster ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Annaly, Alcoa, Carvana, Crown Castle, Delta, Northrup Grumman, PG&E, Snap, Teradyne, Western Digital, XPO and More

Stocks were indicated to open lower again on Monday morning as earnings season kicks off with the major banks set to report. Note that the Dow Jones industrial average had ...
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25 Stocks Down 20% That Could Be Steals

Now that 2018 has reminded investors just how volatile the stock market can be at times, it's important to look at the big picture. The selling pressure of October has ...
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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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Defense Stocks Feel Pressure From Proposed Defense Payment Changes

Thursday may have seen a record-breaking high for the Dow Jones Industrial Average and for the S&P 500. Just don't bother telling that to the top defense companies with ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AVEO, Boeing, Canopy Growth, Coty, Kimberly-Clark, Lululemon, Macy’s, Sysco, Teladoc and More

Stocks were indicated to open handily higher after strong Walmart earnings and after reports that China is engaging in new trade talks. Earnings season is now about 85% over, and ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Athenahealth, Illumina, Northrop Grumman, Square, Twitter, Yamana Gold and More

Stocks were indicated to open marginally higher on Tuesday morning after a larger sell-off on Monday. Investors have been having less success buying the stock market dips in 2018 than in ...
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Baird Has 4 Top Aerospace and Defense Stocks to Buy Before Q2 Earnings

Given the issues that the president has with European countries over their participation in the costs for NATO, you can also bet that he would like them to do more ...
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7 Stocks to Buy Now That Will Outperform and Still Be Relevant in 2025

It pretty much goes without saying that things change, and they can change fast. Apple introduced the first smartphone a short 11 years ago, and now they are ubiquitous. Many ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AGCO, American Water Works, Carbonite, Cheniere, Comcast, Northrup Grumman, Salesforce and More

Stocks were up on Monday but in Tuesday's premarket were soft and looking for direction ahead of the president's decision on the Iran nuke deal. The trend of endless buying ...
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