Raytheon Co. (RTN)

178.19
NYSE : Electronic Technology
Prev Close 178.52
Day Low/High 177.46 / 180.00
52 Wk Low/High 144.27 / 210.89
Avg Volume 2.00M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 278.53M
Market Cap 49.72B
EPS 10.20
P/E Ratio 16.42
Div & Yield 3.77 (2.03%)

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Industrials Performance Now

Obviously My references to oil prices in the Kibsgaard piece were written just ahead of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard seizing a British vessel in the Straight of Hormuz. This has put some pop in oil late on Friday. By the way... the Industrials ar...

U.S. Monetary Policy, Trading Lockheed, Netflix and United Rentals: Market Recon

U.S. Monetary Policy, Trading Lockheed, Netflix and United Rentals: Market Recon

Preventing the U.S. dollar from appreciating too aggressively while repairing credit conditions are 'job freaking one'.

That 'Giant Leap' Is Now Really Taking Off

That 'Giant Leap' Is Now Really Taking Off

What started as a 'small step' 50 years ago this weekend has launched a journey that's really now taking shape in ways never before believed -- for the military, potential civilian travel and coming investor opportunities.

Fed Driving This Market, U.S./China Talks, Trading Ingevity: Market Recon

Fed Driving This Market, U.S./China Talks, Trading Ingevity: Market Recon

After the week's Fed speak, CPI data for June arrives on Thursday.

As Iran Conflict Brews, Set Sights on Raytheon and Northrop Grumman

As Iran Conflict Brews, Set Sights on Raytheon and Northrop Grumman

While perhaps not good long-term holds at these prices, Raytheon and Northrop Grumman may be good trades.

Fed Steps Up to the Plate, Paris Air Show, Trading Airbus: Market Recon

Fed Steps Up to the Plate, Paris Air Show, Trading Airbus: Market Recon

My thesis all along has been that an attempt to normalize the yield curve must be made, therefore I would choose to be proactive.

Jim Cramer: Unpacking a Bottom's Tough Work

Jim Cramer: Unpacking a Bottom's Tough Work

FedEx's rise on bad news and Facebook's fall on the same are two examples of how it's hard to figure out when enough's enough.

Jim Cramer: Soggy Session Reminds Us That Market Needs a Recharge

Jim Cramer: Soggy Session Reminds Us That Market Needs a Recharge

The endless rally needs fuel, and without it, you end up with what you got Tuesday, a soggy session that was hit from the cloud, Beyond Meat's chill, and big merger uncertainties.

As a Defense Tech Play, I Like Mercury Systems

As a Defense Tech Play, I Like Mercury Systems

If the United Technologies/Raytheon deal makes any smaller defense name attractive, it might be this one.

Jim Cramer: There Are Clear Signs of Froth, but Is This Market Out of Control?

Jim Cramer: There Are Clear Signs of Froth, but Is This Market Out of Control?

The incredible trajectory of Beyond Meat is daunting to those of us who fear a toppy market and the run in the stock is a slap in the face of those who care about too much enthusiasm.

Wall Street is a Winner on Merger Monday

Pension Problems Come With Raytheon, United Technologies Deal

Pension Problems Come With Raytheon, United Technologies Deal

Pensions may not be the sexiest aspect of the merger but it doesn't make them any less important.

Trump Comments Highlight Regulatory Risk for Raytheon, United Technologies

Trump Comments Highlight Regulatory Risk for Raytheon, United Technologies

The President voiced concerns about industry consolidation in the defense sector and the prospects for competitively priced government contracts, adding a headache for shareholders on both ends of the deal.

Here's How I'm Playing Salesforce.com Stock Now

Here's How I'm Playing Salesforce.com Stock Now

I am no longer as eager to sell these shares as when I discussed this merger pre-opening.

Stay Long United Technologies in Midst of Raytheon Deal

Stay Long United Technologies in Midst of Raytheon Deal

United Technologies' plans to hook up with Raytheon could give UTX shares a nice technical boost.

United Technologies Stock Jumps After Defense Deal With Raytheon

United Technologies Stock Jumps After Defense Deal With Raytheon

United Technologies and Raytheon look to control the aerospace and defense industry with their mega-merger.

I'm Selling Raytheon, Labor Market, Trading Risks: Market Recon

I'm Selling Raytheon, Labor Market, Trading Risks: Market Recon

Our brewing Cold War over regional and global spheres of influence with China, has forced some merger activity across the aerospace and defense industry.

Battle Lines Are Drawn Between "Sell the News" and "Fear of Missing Out"

Battle Lines Are Drawn Between "Sell the News" and "Fear of Missing Out"

The question that market players have to ponder is how much the market can build on what was the best week of the year for the indices.

Jim Cramer: Why I Like the Proposed United Technologies/Raytheon Merger

Jim Cramer: Why I Like the Proposed United Technologies/Raytheon Merger

Whether it passes antitrust muster or not, it's a good move for UTX.

Mexico Tariffs, Thoughtless Investing, Trading Five Below: Market Recon

Mexico Tariffs, Thoughtless Investing, Trading Five Below: Market Recon

Here's the problem I see from 10,000 feet.

Sweating the Retailers, Repair the Yield Curve, Trading Lockheed: Market Recon

Sweating the Retailers, Repair the Yield Curve, Trading Lockheed: Market Recon

The economy will never function normally, or at least in a more sustainable, healthy way until repairing the yield curve is accomplished.

Back to School: My Trading Strategy for ServiceNow, Microsoft, Raytheon, Amazon

Back to School: My Trading Strategy for ServiceNow, Microsoft, Raytheon, Amazon

Pull up a chair in Sarge's classroom.

Earnings, Earnings and More Earnings, Facebook Results: Market Recon

Earnings, Earnings and More Earnings, Facebook Results: Market Recon

As we have seen so far, in terms of market reaction, there is great reward at the point of sale in beating expectations.

Why I'm Selling a Chunk of Twitter, but Hanging Onto Some Too

Why I'm Selling a Chunk of Twitter, but Hanging Onto Some Too

To say that TWTR absolutely crushed expectations might not do the firm's performance justice.

Raytheon Downgraded to Neutral at UBS

Defense Stocks May Have Bumpy Ride Amid Boeing News: Market Recon

Defense Stocks May Have Bumpy Ride Amid Boeing News: Market Recon

After the Ethiopian Airlines crash, watch your Aerospace and Defense stocks.

How Seriously Can One Take the Jobs Data?

How Seriously Can One Take the Jobs Data?

Yet again, growth is the bogey man. Yet again.

U.S., North Korea, China Talks, and Kratos, My Best Defense Stock: Market Recon

U.S., North Korea, China Talks, and Kratos, My Best Defense Stock: Market Recon

The least covered and perhaps most important of the Wednesday's three events was the appearance of U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer before the House Ways and Means Committee.