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*Skymark says Airbus did not give it a chance to negotiate. *Airbus says Skymark was unable to perform on contract. TOKYO/ PARIS, July 29- Airbus said on Tuesday it had revoked an order for six A380 superjumbos from Skymark Airlines, losing the only Japanese customer for its biggest jet after the discount carrier struggled to raise cash to pay instalments.
NEW YORK— More travelers are flying than ever before, creating a daunting challenge for airlines: keep passengers safe in an ever more crowded airspace. Each day, 8.3 million people around the globe— roughly the population of New York City— step aboard an airplane.
Boeing fell$. 14 or. 1 percent, to $123.06. Lockheed Martin Corp. fell$. 04 or percent, to $170.00. Northrop Grumman Corp. rose$. 23 or. 2 percent, to $127.79.
Boeing fell$. 68 or. 6 percent, to $122.52. Lockheed Martin Corp. fell$. 82 or. 5 percent, to $169.22. Northrop Grumman Corp. rose$. 02 or percent, to $127.58.
Boeing fell$. 68 or. 6 percent, to $122.52. Lockheed Martin Corp. fell $1.22 or. 7 percent, to $168.82. Northrop Grumman Corp. fell$. 18 or. 1 percent, to $127.38.
Boeing employees and union leaders didn't find it funny. Machinists union international President Tom Buffenbarger issued a statement Friday saying the "unfunny and unnecessary remarks" serve as a "reminder that the Jack Welch style of anti-personnel management is still alive and well at Boeing.
Boeing fell $2.31 or 1.8 percent, to $124.40. Lockheed Martin Corp. rose $1.87 or 1.1 percent, to $169.97. Northrop Grumman Corp. rose $1.31 or 1.0 percent, to $127.92.
U.S. stocks closed little changed on Thursday, with the S&P touching highs, as investors weighed mostly upbeat earnings and mixed economic reports.
Boeing fell $2.24 or 1.8 percent, to $124.47. Lockheed Martin Corp. rose$. 77 or. 5 percent, to $168.87. Northrop Grumman Corp. rose$. 86 or. 7 percent, to $127.47.
Boeing fell $2.18 or 1.7 percent, to $124.53. Lockheed Martin Corp. rose$. 24 or. 1 percent, to $168.34. Northrop Grumman Corp. rose$. 80 or. 6 percent, to $127.41.
U.S. stock index futures rose on Thursday, ahead of one of the heaviest days for U.S. and European second-quarter earnings.
ALGIERS, Algeria— An Air Algerie flight carrying 116 people from Burkina Faso to Algeria's capital disappeared from radar early Thursday over northern Mali during a rainstorm, officials said.
Gary Bradshaw, Senior VP & Portfolio Manager at Hodges Capital Management, says problems with Boeing's new air force tanker planes are resolved and the firm will see improvements going forward.
An earnings deluge will hit the stock market Thursday, and analysts say that mostly good reports could continue to drive new highs.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
The stock market eked out a record high Wednesday, as investors weighed positive earnings from the technology industry against disappointing news from Boeing and other companies. Apple reported earnings that topped analysts' estimates, helped by rising shipments of iPhones. Microsoft also reported results that beat forecasts.
*Apple rallies after results, boosting tech names. NEW YORK, July 23- U.S. stocks ended mostly higher on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 closing at a record on Apple's bullish results, though Boeing weighed on the Dow and conflicts in Ukraine and the Gaza Strip kept the broader market's gains in check.
NEW YORK— U.S. stock indexes edged mostly higher as traders looked over a mixed batch of corporate earnings. The S&P 500 edged up three points, or 0.2 percent, to 1,987. That was two points higher than its last record close reached on July 3. Boeing fell 2 percent, the most in the Dow, after reporting disappointing revenue.
NEW YORK, July 23- U.S. stocks ended mostly higher on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 closing at a record on bullish results from Apple, though Boeing dragged on the Dow and conflicts in Ukraine and the Gaza Strip kept the broader market's gains in check. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 26.91 points or 0.16 percent, to end unofficially at 17,086.63.
*Apple rallies after results, boosting tech names. NEW YORK, July 23- U.S. stocks were largely higher on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 hitting another record high after bullish results from tech giants Apple and Microsoft, though technical resistance and conflicts in Ukraine and the Gaza Strip kept gains in check.