Ret. Gen. James Mattis' ties to General Dynamics may raise conflict questions.
The agreement has led some to wonder whether offshoring companies might actually face rising scrutiny from the new administration.
President-elect Donald Trump wants a U.S. military with more ships, troops and planes but getting it won't be easy even with a GOP Congress.
Credit Suisse believes most of Donald Trump's rhetoric on nationalism is likely to fade away as he takes the Oval Office, sparking a market rally.
The shocking Donald Trump victory has put a rocket under defense stocks all over the world.
Stocks focused on the positives of Trump's policies but ignored its fears that he could ignite a global trade war.
Traders were not expecting was a flat opening.
The markets are grappling with the reality of a Trump victory.
The "Fast Money" traders share their first moves for the day after the election.
Stocks could stay stalled in a range even if the next blast of earnings news is positive.
The defense sector is one group that doesn't appear to care whether a Republican or Democrat wins the white house.
A growing threat of hostile drones is raising concern by military planners and accelerating the development of new weapons systems.
CNBC contributor Mike Khouw breaks down bearish activity in Raytheon.
Sara Malik, TIAA Global Asset Management, shares her top stock picks amid market volatility.
Wall Street — and the stock market — may now be comfortable with the idea of a Hillary Clinton victory, but her policies could be negative for many companies.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Saira Malik, whose picks for CNBC PRO's "Platinum Portfolio" are up more than 20 percent this year, discusses her favorite stocks for the months ahead.
The outcome of the Presidential contest will determine whether defense spending rises and which major weapons programs get whacked
Saira Malik, whose stock picks for CNBC PRO's "Platinum Portfolio" competition are up more than 20 percent this year, shares her investment strategy.
The "Fast Money" traders found some opportunities as the major indexes gained more than 1 percent on Friday.