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  • PRAGUE— A close friend and key adviser of former Czech Prime Minister Mirek Topolanek has been convicted of bribery and sentenced to five years in prison. Prague's Municipal Court says Marek Dalik asked for 18 million euros in November 2007 at a meeting with managers from Austria's Steyr, a unit of U.S. General Dynamics Corp. In exchange he promised to use his...

  • General Dynamics tops 4Q profit forecasts Wednesday, 27 Jan 2016 | 9:15 AM ET

    FALLS CHURCH, Va. _ General Dynamics Corp. on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $764 million. The average estimate of nine analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $2.35 per share. General Dynamics shares have dropped slightly more than 7 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has...

  • Futures lower as oil, Boeing weigh ahead of Fed statement Wednesday, 27 Jan 2016 | 8:58 AM ET
    A trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Wednesday as low oil prices and earnings reports weighed on stocks ahead of the expected release of the Fed meeting statement in the afternoon.

  • GROTON, Conn.— U.S. Navy contractor Electric Boat is building and designing so many submarines that the company's president told a group in Connecticut on Monday it's a "terrific time" to be in the submarine business. Funding for submarine programs is projected to increase from $7.2 billion in the 2016 fiscal year to more than $8 billion in 2017, Electric Boat...

  • Here are Citi's favorite stocks for 2016 Wednesday, 30 Dec 2015 | 6:00 AM ET
    Millennial investor

    Citi Research's market outlook and best investment ideas for 2016.

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 11- The Pentagon's chief arms buyer has approved the next steps in a long-awaited multibillion-dollar competition to replace the Air Force's aging fleet of E-8 JSTARS spy and battle management planes. Frank Kendall, undersecretary for acquisition, technology and logistics, this week signed a memorandum approving the start of the so-called...

  • Gun giant seen reporting strong results this week Monday, 7 Dec 2015 | 11:59 AM ET
    Guns on display at an American Gun Works store in Los Angeles.

    With signs showing a boom again in gun sales following recent terrorism, attention is on Smith & Wesson, which is due to report earnings on Tuesday.

  • Recapping the big headlines FIT, GD, PM Monday, 30 Nov 2015 | 4:34 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Fitbit, General Dynamics and Philip Morris are three stocks on the move Monday afternoon

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 24- The U.S. Marine Corps awarded Science Applications International Corp and BAE Systems PLC contracts for the first phase prototypes of a wheeled amphibious combat, the Pentagon announced on Tuesday. BAE Systems won an award for 13 vehicles worth nearly $104 million, the U.S. Department of Defense said in its daily digest of major contract...

  • U.S. Marines set to announce combat vehicle contract Tuesday, 24 Nov 2015 | 4:40 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Nov 24- The U.S. Marine Corps will award a contract to two companies for the first phase prototypes of a wheeled amphibious combat vehicle late on Tuesday, Marine Corps officials said. Last year the Marine Corps started a competition for the amphibious combat vehicle, with the first phase known as the Amphibious Combat Vehicle 1.1.

  • Cramer Remix: This is the stock you must watch Wednesday, 18 Nov 2015 | 7:15 PM ET
    Jim Cramer on Mad Money.

    "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer points out one tech company breaking out that must be on your watch list.

  • Cramer's message to Obama: This could be like 1980 Wednesday, 18 Nov 2015 | 6:57 PM ET
    The US flag flies near the U.S. Air Force's B-2 Spirit Stealth bomber 'Spirit of Georgia' at the Northrop Grumman Corp. facility at U.S. Air Force Plant 42 in Palmdale on July 17, 2014

    Jim Cramer thinks the next Presidential election could mean this group of stocks will shoot through the roof.

  • Impact of terrorism on markets Monday, 16 Nov 2015 | 11:10 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Citi Research analyzed the historic market reactions to foreign terror attacks in a note to clients Monday.

  • LAS VEGAS, Nov 16- GE Aviation said on Monday it had teamed up with Textron Aviation to produce an all-new turboprop aircraft and engine for the general aviation market, part of an effort GE expects will generate up to $1 billion in annual sales of engines by around 2020.. GE Aviation, a unit of General Electric, said its so-called advanced turboprop engine takes aim...

  • All eyes on Fed; Apple gives Wall Street a boost Wednesday, 28 Oct 2015 | 8:37 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange while Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen explains why the Federal Reserve chose not raise interest rates on September 17, 2015 in New York.

    U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Wednesday ahead of a statement from the Fed this afternoon and more earnings.

  • *Apple sold 48 million iPhones in the quarter and reported a near doubling of revenue from China, allaying some concerns about its business in the world's second-largest economy. *Companies reporting before the opening bell on Wednesday include Fiat Chrysler and General Dynamics. *Amgen, GoPro and PayPal will post results after the close.

  • MELBOURNE, Oct 5- Australia said on Monday it would buy 1,100 light armoured vehicles from French defence and electronics firm Thales SA for A $1.3 billion. Thales Australia won a competitive international tender with its locally designed and built Hawkei patrol vehicle, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said in a statement, a boon for the struggling...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 30- Pentagon officials warned on Wednesday against further consolidation in the U.S. weapons industry because fewer defense contractors could lead to higher costs, decreased innovation and less competition. The comments came days after the U.S. Justice Department approved Lockheed Martin Corp's $9 billion acquisition of Sikorsky...

  • SAO PAULO, Sept 29- Flexjet, which offers fractional ownership and leasing of private jets, is counting on Embraer's new Legacy 450 and 500 for the bulk of a mid-size business jet program that could grow beyond a quarter of its fleet, Chief Executive Mike Silvestro said on Tuesday. Both Brazil- based Embraer and Flexjet, the second-largest company selling shares of...

  • Under the radar: What to watch Tuesday, 8 Sep 2015 | 1:47 PM ET

    The "Halftime Report" traders tackle what's on the watch list for the second half.