Holders of U.S. defense stocks expressed relief that the budget spares most big arms firms. But not everybody wins.» Read More
NEW YORK, Sept 30- U.S. stocks fell on Monday as the chance of a last-minute deal to resolve a budget impasse in Washington appeared dim, moving the government closer to a partial shutdown.
WASHINGTON, Sept 28- The United States said on Saturday it had expressed serious concerns to Turkey over its decision to co-produce a long-range air and missile defense system with a Chinese firm under U.S. sanctions.
ISTANBUL, Sept 27- NATO member Turkey announced on Thursday it had agreed a $4 billion co-production deal for a long-range air and missile defence system with a Chinese firm hit by U.S. sanctions, rejecting rival bids from Russian, U.S. and European firms.
ISTANBUL, Sept 27- NATO member Turkey has chosen a Chinese defence firm hit by U.S. sanctions to co-produce a $4 billion long-range air and missile defence system, rejecting rival bids from Russian, U.S. and European firms.
ISTANBUL, Sept 26- NATO member Turkey has chosen a Chinese defence firm that has been hit by U.S. sanctions to co-produce a $4 billion long-range air and missile defence system, rejecting rival bids from Russian, U.S. and European firms.
ISTANBUL, Sept 26- NATO member Turkey has chosen a Chinese defence firm that has been sanctioned by Washington to co-produce a $4 billion long-range air and missile defence system, rejecting rival bids from Russian, U.S. and European firms. In 2003, Washington said it was extending sanctions on the firm for arms sales to Iran.
Deputy Defense Secretary Ashton Carter this week proposed ways to deepen defense ties between the United States and India, including co-development of the next version of the Javelin anti-tank missile now built by Raytheon Co and Lockheed Martin Corp..
WASHINGTON, Sept 17- The largest 100 U.S. metropolitan areas accounted for 64 percent of the country's exports in 2012, with Los Angeles in the top position after it exported $93.87 billion worth of goods and services, according to a new study released on Tuesday.
Big spending cuts by the Pentagon may not be enough to meet the reductions mandated by the sequestration.
One of the few things defense experts agree on about Syria is that any military strike will involve Tomahawk cruise missiles made by Raytheon.
$1.6 million per missile. That's the cost of the Tomahawks the U.S. Navy may fire into Syria. But will that be a boon for Raytheon, which makes them?
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Ten-year yields are resuming their rise. That is likely to remain a problem today — especially if housing stocks come under more pressure.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Wary of rising rates, stock traders will keep an eye on the bond market Thursday as another wave of earnings reports roll in.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday:
GDP expanded at 1.8 percent; Russia’s 15 percent defense budget share to grow, China’s, too; McKesson CEO John Hammergren gets record $159 million pension.
The United States remains the largest player in global defense, but that dominance is expected to wane over the next eight years, according to analysis by IHS Jane's Defence.