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The government contractor beat on earnings thanks to higher margins, a day after some of its defense rivals disappointed.
Northrop Grumman beat Wall Street earnings estimates in its fourth quarter, but the defense contractor expects 2017 earnings to be below analysts' estimates.
Northrop and Raytheon both lowered expectations for 2017, while Raytheon whiffed on fourth-quarter results, tempering enthusiasm from a solid L-3 Communications beat.
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Fourth Quarter and 2016 financial results, webcast and conference call scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017
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.
After years of budget cuts and sequestration, the spending spigot is ready to open. The scramble to capitalize will include consolidation, but no megadeals.
Defense and infrastructure spending is likely to be on the rise in 2017, and defense stocks General Dynamics, Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman could benefit.
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The president-elect added Lockheed Martin to his long list of Twitter targets. So far the stock impact has been short-lived, but other potential targets are on the horizon
For Lockheed and other companies, government revenue stream is in jeopardy.
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Trump's plan to rebuild the U.S. military could benefit these somewhat expensive contractors.
Tweet on Air Force One cost overruns is ominous for companies dependent on government.
Aerospace and military names today look a lot like the health-care group did 18 months ago.
A study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages shows that Northrop Grumman Corp is the #67 broker analyst pick among those stocks screened by The Online Investor for strong stock buyback activity. To make that list, a stock must have repurchased at least 5% of its outstanding shares over the trailing twelve month period.