The aerospace company is closer to inking a $9 billion contract with the U.S. Department of Defense.
Jan 17- Boeing Co's chief executive said on Tuesday that he and President-elect Donald Trump "made progress" on lowering the cost of the Air Force One presidential aircraft fleet and on a potential sale of Boeing fighter aircraft, and suggesting a deal could be struck soon. Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg's visit to Trump Tower on Tuesday marked another step in...
The chief executive of Lockheed Martin moved quickly to responded to criticism from President-elect Donald Trump, The NYT reports.
Discussing the Trump effect on defense stocks with Richard Safran, Buckingham Research Group director of equity research.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan takes a look at how Donald Trump's comments impact defense stocks.
Donald Trump criticizes Lockheed Martin's F-35 program again saying it's "many many billion of dollars over budget."
The Navy released a 355- ship proposal last month that calls for adding 47 ships, including 18 attack submarines. Geiger spoke to government and business leaders Monday for the company's annual update and said the Navy has been asking him for several weeks whether Electric Boat could still build two attack submarines a year, or even three, when a new class of...
Defense contractors aren't the only companies that depend on the government for their revenue.
CNBC's Eric Chemi reports on which contractors are the largest recipients of government spending as well as what the Trump administration could mean for these companies.
Mylan, Lockheed Martin, Amazon, and Wal-Mart stocks are making headlines on the last day of trading for 2016.
Gordon Bethune, former Continental Airlines CEO, discusses Boeing's deal with Iran as the country says it will only pay $8 billion of the original $16 billion agreed upon.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan takes a look at expectations in the defense sector for next year.
We see the primary winners out of this as Lockheed, Northrop and Raytheon, says Stifel's Joseph DeNardi providing his take on the upside potential in defense stocks next year. And CNBC's Morgan Brennan, weighs in.
Tweeting at Lockheed and Boeing won't necessarily lower defense costs much, but it may give Trump more power, some military analysts say.
Donald Trump called for a nuclear arms race, one day after tweeting that the U.S. must "greatly" strengthen and expand America's nuclear capability.
Deutsche Bank, Credit Suisse, and Lockheed Martin stocks are making headlines ahead of the holiday weekend.
TOKYO, Dec 22- Japan is seeking to win a contract to supply Thailand with an air defense radar system built by Mitsubishi Electric Corp, as it looks to counter growing Chinese influence in the Southeast Asian nation, according to four Japanese government officials and one industry source. Japan's push for stronger ties with Thailand, will benefit the U.S. given...
Jim Lebenthal is getting worried about holding the heavily scrutinized defense company into year end.
SYDNEY, Dec 20- Australia and France formally sealed an agreement on Tuesday under which French naval contractor DCNS will build a new fleet of submarines, a deal worth A $50 billion. Australia selected DCNS in April as its preferred bidder to build its fleet of 12 submarines, ahead of other offers from Japan and Germany. Australia rejected offers from Japan's...
SYDNEY, Dec 19- Australia and France formally sealed an agreement on Tuesday under which French naval contractor DCNS will build a new fleet of submarines, a deal worth A $50 billion. Australia selected DCNS in April as its preferred bidder to build its fleet of 12 submarines, ahead of other offers from Japan and Germany. Australia rejected offers from Japan's...