Why Spirit AeroSystems (SPR) Stock Is Spiking Today

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of Spirit AeroSystems Holdings  (SPR) are spiking, up 9.7% to $35.73 today, after reporting second quarter 2014 financial results that showed net income of $143.4 million, or $1.01 per share, compared with a loss of -$209.4 million, or -$1.47 per share, one year ago.

The aircraft parts company's second quarter 2014 revenue was 19% higher at $1.8 billion, up from $1.5 billion for the same period of 2013, helped by higher deliveries.

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