1. As of noon trading, Boeing ( BA) is down $1.32 (-1.0%) to $125.21 on heavy volume. Thus far, 4.9 million shares of Boeing exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 4.3 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $123.08-$125.21 after having opened the day at $124.46 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $126.53. The Boeing Company, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the design, development, manufacture, sale, and support of commercial jetliners, military aircraft, satellites, missile defense, human space flight, and launch systems and services worldwide. Boeing has a market cap of $97.5 billion and is part of the aerospace/defense industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.8, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 7.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 16 analysts that rate Boeing a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Boeing as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full Boeing Ratings Report now. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more. If you are interested in one of these 5 stocks, ETFs may be of interest. Investors who are bullish on the industrial goods sector could consider Industrial Select Sector SPDR ( XLI) while those bearish on the industrial goods sector could consider ProShares Short Dow 30 ( DOG).