The aerospace and defense giant pointed to 'exceptional' operational results for its earnings beat.
Lockheed Martin is set to report second-quarter results on Tuesday.
The time to buy the world's largest defense contractor is now, ahead of its earnings report tomorrow.
Lockheed Martin shares will likely sell off after the company reports earnings, according to Jim Cramer.
The Monrovia, Calif.-based company increased revenue and net income in its last earnings period.
Positive weekly charts set a favorable backdrop when Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman and General Dynamics report quarterly earnings.
The world's two leading jumbo jets went different directions at the Farnborough Airshow, as the Boeing 747 got an order and the Airbus A380 got a production cut.
Defense stocks, like Lockheed Martin, will likely continue to be in favor says Huntington Bank's Chief Investment Officer John Augustine.
Airbus claims a production cut to the 'whalejet' is temporary, but market dynamics suggest there will be no great rebound for the largest commercial aircraft currently in the skies.
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Positive economic data is lifting the industrial sector, but there's a better way to profit. This maker of space-age materials is a safer stock and it's set for takeoff.
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Boeing is starting to plan how it will eventually replace its bestselling products.
The defense industry is booming, and this stock is well poised to rake in the profits.
A decline under $76 in the XAL index could signal a break below support at $75 to $70.