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L-3 Communications Holdings ( LLL), a military-equipment company, has been rated a buy since October 2005. Third-quarter net income rose 21% over a year ago. Revenue increased by 11.1% during the same period, outpacing the industry average of 8.5%. L-3's earnings per share grew by 19.1% and the company's stable EPS growth over the past year indicates that it has sound management over its earnings and share float. Its net operating cash flow rose 24.41% to $324.10 million during the third quarter compared with the same period last year. TheStreet.com Ratings anticipates that these figures will experience more growth in the coming year. The company's stock price rose by 36.16% in the 12 months prior to Nov. 1, and it should continue to move higher.