The Tomahawk missile has proven to be working horse for the U.S. Navy but the Obama administration once looked to cut funding on the weapon.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan uses data partner Kensho to see if defense stocks will continue to rally, according to history.
Using hedge fund analytics tool Kensho, we found defense stocks topped the S&P 500 a week following big developments in the Syrian war.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan takes a look at what the airstrikes in Syria means for defense stocks.
Hilary Kramer, A&G Capital Research, says Raytheon and ABB stocks are names to watch out for if President Trump pushes infrastructure through.
The Air Force will decide on its next-generation jet trainer later this year but pressure may have eased on Boeing to score a win.
Jim Cramer rattled off his take on caller favorite stocks, including defense contractor Raytheon.
It was not immediately clear if any of the companies, which included defense technology firm Raytheon, had any dealings with Iran.
CNBC's Ylan Mui takes a look at which businesses could profit from Trump's border wall.
China is threatening retaliation over the THAAD missile system deployed at the Osan Air Base in South Korea.
Threats from abroad and congressional hearings scheduled Wednesday could highlight the need to update the weapons technology.
One strategist says the recent rally in defense stocks isn't over yet.
Investors looking to bet on President Trump's big speech could benefit hugely by buying these stocks, according to Kensho.
President Trump pledges to increase military spending as arms sales boom globally. What does this mean for U.S defense companies?
Under Trump's proposal, most federal agencies will face budget reductions.
The White House wants $54 billion more in defense spending for fiscal 2018 – news that is being well received Monday major defense stocks.
China ratchets up criticism on US missile plan for Korean Peninsula as it accelerates own missile development program.
In a letter to House and Senate leadership, top manufacturing CEOs argued that the current tax system penalizes American factory workers.
The Northrop Grumman-BAE Systems team exited the T-X trainer jet competition, making it the second team to leave the competition this month.
U.S. equities closed mixed on Thursday after hitting new record highs, as investors digested several key earnings reports.