Aerospace/Defenserss

Sikorsky: Prized Asset or Major Albatross for Lockheed Martin?

Tickers in this article: LMT UTX TXT

Doubts about the Lockheed Martin-owned helicopter maker, combined with the F-35 imbroglio, are stoking investor pessimism.

01/18/17 - 09:21 AM EST

Delta Expects Improvement After Mediocre Earnings, but There's a Better Airline for Investors

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The airline's earnings suffered partly because of the signing of a labor contract that increased pilot salaries.

01/13/17 - 07:10 AM EST

Will Boeing's High Dividend Counter Impact of Falling Aircraft Demand?

Will Boeing's High Dividend Counter Impact of Falling Aircraft Demand?

Tickers in this article: BA

Boeing's 3.65% dividend yield ranks fourth among the 'Dogs of the Dow' but is that enough as global demand for aircraft seems headed for a fall?

01/04/17 - 06:45 AM EST

Here's Why These Top 5 Defense Stocks Are Weapons of Mass Wealth

Here's Why These Top 5 Defense Stocks Are Weapons of Mass Wealth

Tickers in this article: LMT BA NOC RTN GD

A new report this month on global military spending shows that these companies are solid growth bets in the uncertain year ahead. These are the top five.

12/31/16 - 03:40 PM EST

Forget Dow 20,000; Consider These 10 Hedges Instead

Forget Dow 20,000; Consider These 10 Hedges Instead

There's still time to protect your portfolio against the market downturn that's likely to hit during the Trump presidency.

12/28/16 - 07:49 AM EST

Defense Firms Sound the Call to Arms

Defense Firms Sound the Call to Arms

Tickers in this article: RTN MANT SAIC BA GD NOC

After years of budget cuts and sequestration, the spending spigot is ready to open. The scramble to capitalize will include consolidation, but no megadeals.

12/27/16 - 07:00 AM EST

Here Is the Real Reason Why Domino's Is Experimenting With Drones

Here Is the Real Reason Why Domino's Is Experimenting With Drones

Tickers in this article: DPZ

The company's latest moves are about more than just delivering pizza.

12/04/16 - 11:00 AM EST

How a Trump Presidency Could Be a Mixed Bag for Manufacturers

How a Trump Presidency Could Be a Mixed Bag for Manufacturers

The incoming administration will benefit some companies but not others. Investors should carefully consider which ones to add to their portfolios.

12/01/16 - 08:50 AM EST

L-3 Adds MacDonald Humfrey to Airport Security Push

L-3 Adds MacDonald Humfrey to Airport Security Push

Tickers in this article: LLL

The defense contractor has followed through on its pledge to restart the deal machine, announcing its third purchase since the beginning of October

11/25/16 - 10:20 AM EST

Boeing, GM, 2 Other High-Yield Stocks Want to Pay You More

Boeing, GM, 2 Other High-Yield Stocks Want to Pay You More

Tickers in this article: BA GM LVS KMB

Here's a closer look at four stocks ready to raise their dividend payouts.

11/23/16 - 06:05 AM EST

Boeing Shakeup to Ripple Through Supply Chain

Boeing Shakeup to Ripple Through Supply Chain

Tickers in this article: BA SPR TDG GE

The aerospace giant is sending a clear message that it is focused on the aftermarket.

11/22/16 - 10:25 AM EST

British Airways Boosts U.S. Service - New Orleans Can Thank the Boeing 787

British Airways Boosts U.S. Service - New Orleans Can Thank the Boeing 787

Tickers in this article: AAL BA

British Airways added three U.S. destinations -- Fort Lauderdale, New Orleans, and Oakland -- in two weeks. New Orleans can thank the Boeing 787.

11/02/16 - 06:55 AM EDT

Here's Why Wall Street Wants Hillary Clinton to Beat Donald Trump

Here's Why Wall Street Wants Hillary Clinton to Beat Donald Trump

Trump's brand of politics is creating concern that if he wins the White House, he could do serious damage to financial markets and global trade.

10/30/16 - 01:20 PM EDT

Boeing Calms Investor Fears as Aerospace Firms Report Strong Quarterly Results

Boeing Calms Investor Fears as Aerospace Firms Report Strong Quarterly Results

Tickers in this article: NOC GD LMT BA

The aerospace and defense giant reported strong earnings and reassured investors that the commercial sale environment remains strong, joining defense peers in reporting solid results.

10/26/16 - 01:30 PM EDT