The big U.S. defense companies have used piles of cash to increase buybacks and dividends. Now they're going to move ahead on mergers and acquisitions, say analysts.
European equities soared by the close on Tuesday as markets got a confidence boost from fresh European data and corporate earnings.
European equities ended mixed Monday as investors digested the potential impact of a series of terrorist attacks in Paris on Friday night.
European equities finished sharply lower on Thursday, as oil prices and a fall in Rolls-Royce shares dented investor sentiment.
BAE Systems is backing a revolutionary engine that could propel aircraft into outer space and back at five times the speed of sound, the FT reports.
Police have arrested a 15-year-old boy in Northern Ireland over a cyber attack on British broadband provider TalkTalk.
MysteryVibe has all the characteristics of a winning startup, but finding funding was challenge, until the Rise Hong Kong tech conference.
European equities closed lower on Thursday after mixed first-quarter earnings reports and as Greece's economic outlook deteriorated further.
Singtel agreed to buy U.S.-based cyber-security firm Trustwave for $810 million, in a deal that will expand its cloud-based services.
The Royal Family's official gifts list has been released, with one lucky boy being the favorite - having received over 700 gifts in 2014.
Japan is asking Britain to buy its P-1 submarine-hunting jet in a deal that could top $1 billion, a major step in Shinzo Abe's push to arms exports.
India is expected to choose Sikorsky Aircraft's S-70B Sea Hawk helicopters at a 16-aircraft tender worth over $1 billion.
India's biggest companies are pouring billions into manufacturing guns, ships and tanks, buoyed by the government's commitment to upgrade its armed forces.
Federal security officials contacted BAE Systems in the wake of its claim that it had stopped a purported hack attack against a hedge fund.
An executive at BAE Systems misrepresented an alleged cyberhacking incident involving a hedge fund, the company said Wednesday.
CNBC visits BAE Systems to see first-hand how digital technologies and 3D printing are changing the face of plane manufacturing.
The U.S. military's human footprint is shrinking, but its robotic fighting force is on the rise, transforming the battlefield in air, land and sea.
European stocks closed lower on Thursday, with sentiment remaining fragile after poor data from China and France.
Chris Tinker, founder of Libra Investment Services, says the falloff in BAE Systems' stock after a profit warning is overdone, because the U.S.'s defense cutbacks are old news.
BAE Systems posted a 3 percent rise in full-year profit on Thursday and said it expects earnings per share to fall by 5-10 percent in 2014.