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  • WASHINGTON, Oct 22- Raytheon Co, maker of the Patriot missile system, on Thursday reported sharply lower net earnings and bookings in the third quarter, but said its cash flow generation was strong and revenues for the full year would be higher than expected. Quarterly earnings still exceeded Raytheon's expectations, he said, and business segment operating...

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 21- Lockheed Martin Corp has won a contract valued at $784 million to build a new long-range radar that the U.S. Missile Defense Agency considers "critically important" to improving its homeland defense capability, the U.S. Defense Department said on Wednesday. Lockheed, the Pentagon's No. 1 supplier, beat out Raytheon Co and Northrop Grumman Corp...

  • Bears sniffing around stocks on big earnings day Wednesday, 21 Oct 2015 | 6:01 PM ET
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    Three Dow components and dozens of other companies will report earnings Thursday morning.

  • Can defense stocks' winning streak keep up? Tuesday, 20 Oct 2015 | 1:21 PM ET
    Can defense stocks' winning streak keep up?

    With a debt ceiling showdown looming and Dept of Defense spending for fiscal 2016 uncertain, defense stocks could face some turbulence in the short term. Still analysts say multiyear backlogs, international sales and buyback activity are all positives heading into 2016. Several report earnings this week. Can these names defend their gains?

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 19- The business development company Starburst Accelerator, which calls itself the world's largest incubator for aerospace startups, said on Monday it has signed agreements with Boeing Co, Raytheon Co and other big companies looking for new technologies. It opened its new California office on Oct. 2 with an event similar to the "Shark Tank"...

  • Earnings: What to expect from US weapons makers Monday, 19 Oct 2015 | 11:59 AM ET
    Patriot Missile

    The big defense companies start reporting earnings on Tuesday, but industry watchers expect only modest increases in earnings.

  • Market eyes earnings as Fed leaves it in confusion Friday, 16 Oct 2015 | 6:33 PM ET
    NYSE Traders

    So far the earnings season has been lackluster, and some high-profile warnings have already given investors pause.

  • New threats may keep defense bull market going Thursday, 15 Oct 2015 | 11:30 AM ET
    Lockheed Martin F-35 fighter jet.

    Defense stocks are solid investments due to strong fundamentals and high dividend yields, according to Belpointe's David Nelson.

  • Lightning Round: This group is having a major move Wednesday, 7 Oct 2015 | 7:00 PM ET
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    Jim Cramer goes off the rails to give his opinion on this popular rail stock, along with many others.

  • Its customers include the governments of the United States, Canada and Britain, as well as defense companies such as Raytheon Co, Northrop Grumman Corp and Boeing Co.. With a 40- percent stake in API, Vintage Capital Management LLC, an Orlando, Florida- based investment firm, is by far the company's largest shareholder. Anaren Inc, an API competitor, was acquired by...

  • 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...

  • Early movers: YHOO, MCD, AAPL, MSFT, LLY & more Tuesday, 29 Sep 2015 | 7:53 AM ET
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    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept 23- The U.S. Navy's next round of carrier testing of the Lockheed Martin Corp F-35C stealth fighter jet will include new helmets and jets fully loaded with internal weapons, a company official told Reuters. Martin said the second round of testing is a milestone for the jet, which has wider wings than Air Force and Marine Corps versions, holds...

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    Jim Cramer weighs in on what he sees ahead and offers a dire comparison for the company.

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  • Early movers: CVC, ORCL, RAD, NVDA, EXPE & more Thursday, 17 Sep 2015 | 7:56 AM ET
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    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Huge Middle Eastern arms race fueling defense stocks Friday, 11 Sep 2015 | 12:47 PM ET
    F-35 Lightning II

    Lockheed-Martin and Israel just "jailbroke" the F-35, and it's all because of Iran.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 10- The United States and Israel are weeks away from reaching a draft agreement on a co-production of Israel's air defense system called David's Sling that the two countries jointly developed, the top U.S. missile defense officer told lawmakers on Thursday. U.S. Navy Vice Admiral James Syring, director of the Missile Defense Agency, or MDA, said...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 4- Lockheed Martin Corp beat out Raytheon Co to win a contract worth up to $428 million to continue modernizing Aegis combat systems on U.S. Navy ships, the Pentagon announced on Friday. The U.S. Department of Defense said the Navy awarded Lockheed an initial contract worth $26.5 million, which includes options that would bring the total value to...

  • Ignore the politicians and follow the money Wednesday, 26 Aug 2015 | 1:24 PM ET

    Ignore the political happy talk. The defense market is telling us the Middle East is gearing up for war.