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There is no denying that markets got ugly over the last 30 minutes or so of the Thursday session.
Positive headlines aren't turning into sustained gains, making traders think twice.
Also, defense industry names can breathe easier with word of debt ceiling and federal spending deal.
Here's the short course on United Technologies EPS: beat Revenue: beat, +17.5% y/y Highlights: Colllins Aerospace +66% Outlook: Fiscal year EPS $7.90 to $8.05, up from $7.80 to $8.00 Fiscal year organic sales growth 4% to 5%, up from ...
UTX's indicators look mixed and Tuesday's earnings could tip the scales.
Here are defense companies to watch as the U.S. responds to offensive threats posed by China and Russia.
Preventing the U.S. dollar from appreciating too aggressively while repairing credit conditions are 'job freaking one'.
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.
After the week's Fed speak, CPI data for June arrives on Thursday.
Talks between Washington and Beijing unlikely to end tariffs, but what would be worse? If the Fed chief dropped his guard on a single tweet.
My thesis all along has been that an attempt to normalize the yield curve must be made, therefore I would choose to be proactive.
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.
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.
If the United Technologies/Raytheon deal makes any smaller defense name attractive, it might be this one.
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.
Pensions may not be the sexiest aspect of the merger but it doesn't make them any less important.
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.
I am no longer as eager to sell these shares as when I discussed this merger pre-opening.
I'm not looking for this market to suddenly reverse to the downside unless it is hit with some surprise news.
United Technologies' plans to hook up with Raytheon could give UTX shares a nice technical boost.
United Technologies and Raytheon look to control the aerospace and defense industry with their mega-merger.
Our brewing Cold War over regional and global spheres of influence with China, has forced some merger activity across the aerospace and defense industry.
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.
Whether it passes antitrust muster or not, it's a good move for UTX.
There are ways to invest in the basket of companies that have increased their dividends for years on end that go beyond ETFs; here are a couple of them.
Only economists and pundits seem to be worried about a pending crash that might never occur.
As usual, the stocks that bounce back first are the tech stocks with little Chinese exposure and the consumer packaged goods that just demonstrated good numbers.
First-quarter expectations were set when the market still felt the world was going to come to an end.