Cybersecurity Sector Performance Remained Below Average
The System Software segment of the PureFunds ISE Cyber Security ETF (HACK), which constitutes around 33% of the ETF’s total holdings, generated a profit of 2.24% for the week ending September 19.
How KEYW Holds Up against Exelis on the Markets
KEYW seems to be technically stronger than Exelis, although XLS has generated better long-term returns for its shareholders.
KEYW Holding in Review: 5 Years of Revenue Growth
KEYW Corporation delivers cybersecurity and geospatial intelligence solutions to US government and commercial customers.
UTC’s Current Financial Position and Valuation
Overall, UTC’s current financial position is strong. The only concern is UTC’s high debt levels.
A Look at UTC Aerospace Systems
UTC Aerospace Systems is a leading global provider of technologically advanced aerospace products and aftermarket service solutions for aircraft.
What Should Investors Know About Raytheon?
Raytheon is a leading technology company. It provides products and services in the defense, civil, and security markets globally.
Analyzing how General Dynamics’ Combat Systems segment performed
In 4Q14, the Combat Systems segment saw a 1.4% YoY growth in its revenue. Its revenue reached $1.6 billion. The operating earnings grew by 8.4% YoY.
Is LLL returning value to shareholders?
Is LLL returning value to shareholders? This article will explore that question.
A look at L-3’s largest business segment
In this article, we will see how Aerospace Systems, L-3’s largest business segment, performed in 3Q14.
Performance of BA’s business segments in 3Q14
In 3Q14, the revenues for the Boeing Commercial Airplanes segment increased by 15% year-over-year to reach a record $16.11 billion.
A look at General Dynamics’ stock movement over 2014
General Dynamics’ stock movement has seen steady positive growth throughout the year, supported by the company’s performance throughout 2014.
Defense modernization to spur growth
Most emerging economies are grappling with aging fleets and equipment. Modernization will drive growth in the short term as a result.
Northrop’s performance compared to industry standards
Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC) is one of the most important defense contractors for the US government. The government and its state and national intelligence agencies contributed to ~87% of NOC’s total revenues in FY13.
Republican views on defense spending
The United States is known for ensuring security by constantly preparing for war. Republicans have widely opposed these defense cuts and will most likely try to reduce the defense spending limit of the U.S. government.
Why Lockheed Martin’s share price fell after the results
The week before LMT announced its results, its stock gained ~1.5%. However, these gains were wiped out after the announcement of the company’s 3Q15 results.
Consider these key risks facing Lockheed Martin
The U.S. government is Lockheed Martin’s (LMT) major customer. With almost 82% of its revenues from the U.S. government, LMT highly depends on the government.
Do acquisitions support Lockheed Martin’s growth strategy?
Lockheed Martin on an acquisition spree As we saw in the previous article in this series, Lockheed Martin’s revenue has been negatively affected by U.S government spending cuts through sequestration and the Budget Control Act (or BCA) of 2011. Future revenue growth is also at risk, given Congress’s deadlock over the rollback of the BCA. As the largest defense contractor, […]
An overview of Lockheed Martin’s business segments
Lockheed Martin (LMT) operates in five business segments—Aeronautics, Information Systems & Global Solutions, Mission and Fire Controls, Mission Systems & Trainings, and Space Systems.