Aerospace/Defenserss

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

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

Rockwell Collins Gambles on B/E at Top of Cycle

Rockwell Collins Gambles on B/E at Top of Cycle

Tickers in this article: COL BEAV BA GE HON EADSY

Rockwell Collins is doubling down on commercial aerospace just as the market is showing signs of a top. Company officials insist the deal leaves them better prepared for a downturn.

10/25/16 - 05:24 AM EDT

Honeywell Stock's Roadblocks

Honeywell Stock's Roadblocks

Tickers in this article: HON

CEO Dave Cote says 2017 is going to be a good year for the company, a message that was lost amid recently lowered guidance.

10/14/16 - 02:30 PM EDT

Boeing Gains From Qatar Airways Order -- The Question Is How Much

Boeing Gains From Qatar Airways Order -- The Question Is How Much

Tickers in this article: BA

Boeing got an order for up to 100 aircraft from Qatar Airways, but the 777 order is heavily discounted and the 737MAX order may or may not be executed.

10/11/16 - 09:29 AM EDT

Boeing 737 and 787 Profit Gains Will Overwhelm 777 Decline, Analyst Says

Boeing 737 and 787 Profit Gains Will Overwhelm 777 Decline, Analyst Says

Tickers in this article: BA

Boeing investors may have been scared off by the declining market for widebodies, but one analyst says bears are missing the improving picture for the 737 and the 787.

09/08/16 - 06:50 AM EDT

Among a Flurry of Contracts, This Defense Stock Stands Out

Among a Flurry of Contracts, This Defense Stock Stands Out

Tickers in this article: LMT RTN NOC

The U.S. military is spending cash hand over fist on contracts to repair and improve its fleets and munitions. Could this be the best play on this trend?

08/25/16 - 08:20 AM EDT

Boeing Now Depends Primarily on the 737 and the 787, Analyst Says

Boeing Now Depends Primarily on the 737 and the 787, Analyst Says

Tickers in this article: BA

Boeing has become increasingly dependent on its old standby, the 737, and the transformative 787 Dreamliner, a Moody's analyst says.

08/18/16 - 09:40 AM EDT

The Time Has Come to Look Beyond the Boeing 747 and the Airbus A380

The Time Has Come to Look Beyond the Boeing 747 and the Airbus A380

Tickers in this article: BA

The Boeing 747 and the Airbus A380 captured the world's imagination due to their big size, capacity and range, but they no longer capture the world's aircraft orders.

08/17/16 - 06:30 AM EDT