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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.
Netflix led the charge in FANG names. And why MRCY is now a hot stock in the defense sector.
Let's look at the top-five performing stocks in the Dow for the first quarter. They are incredibly illuminating.
Here are a host of stocks that will benefit from a deal, and why you should pick them up on a selloff.
Now that UTX has retraced half of its decline, the bears are on the defensive.
What stocks to buy and what to avoid on the continual leaks coming out of the Kudlow-Mnuchin camp and the Lighthizer-Navarro camp.
Selecting the creme de la creme of last year's top dividend dogs generated an average total return of 8.8%.
Honeywell could be a sweet stock ahead of Friday's earnings.
As a result the market roared.
Dollar strength is affecting the competitive advantage of U.S. companies around the globe, and it is a more insidious problem that most people recognize.
You buy the companies that have told you things have bottomed.
I really can not imagine my largest portfolio not having Intel as one of it's anchors.
Some traders may be waiting for a retest of the December low before buying, but the charts indicate they could miss out on strength ahead.
Replacing fear with pragmatism, that is our goal.
These themes are working despite the turmoil in Washington and slowing global growth.