|Bid||66.50 x 1000|
|Ask||67.90 x 2900|
|Day's range||66.55 - 67.43|
|52-week range||45.00 - 69.36|
|PE ratio (TTM)||58.92|
|Earnings date||18 Jul 2018|
|Forward dividend & yield||0.08 (0.13%)|
|1y target est||71.17|
While Boeing's (BA) F/A-18 jets help the U.S. navy to perform virtually every mission in the tactical spectrum, EA-18 jets carry out conventional strike missions and suppress enemy air defenses.
Virginia-Class submarines are designed for a broad spectrum of open-ocean and littoral missions, jointly constructed by General Dynamics (GD) and Huntington Ingalls.
As of February 2018, General Dynamics (GD) secured construction contracts for six DDG-51s, scheduled for delivery through 2024.
Bell-Boeing's primary product, V-22 Osprey, is a multi-mission, tiltrotor military aircraft with both vertical as well as short takeoff and landing capabilities.
The number of analysts following Stanley Black & Decker (SWK) has fallen to 22 as compared to 23 at the beginning of 2018. At present, 22 analysts are actively tracking SWK. Among them, 64% of the analysts recommended the stock as a “buy,” 36% of the analysts recommended the stock as a “hold,” while none of the analysts have a “sell” recommendation for SWK. The analyst consensus target price on SWK is $182.90, implying a return potential of 27.0% over the closing price of $144.02 as of May 30.
Lockheed Martin and other defense giants are in a slump. Boeing and other aerospace-defense firms with sizable civilian-focused businesses, including Textron and Flir, are faring better.
Short interest data from April 30 show that Honeywell’s short interest has fallen to its lowest level in 2018, indicating the prevailing positive sentiments for the stock. As of April 30, its short interest as a percentage of outstanding shares was 0.9%, compared to 1.3% on January 12. The decline in HON’s short interest can be mainly attributed to its strong first-quarter earnings that beat analysts’ estimates.
Textron (TXT) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.
Light attack aircraft that are less expensive to buy and operate than Lockheed Martin's F-35 or Boeing's F-15 could help the U.S. attract new allies, a top Air Force officer said.
Raytheon's (RTN) first-quarter revenues of $6,267 million witnessed 4.5% year-over-year growth. The reported number also surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $6,173.2 million by 1.5%.
Over the last five trading sessions, a stellar performance of the major defense biggies as well as a generous flow of funds from the Pentagon helped the major indices of the Aerospace-Defense industry to end in the green.
The S&P 500’s top gainers on April 18, 2018, were: Intuitive Surgical (ISRG) gained 8.2%. CSX (CSX) gained 7.9%. Devon Energy (DVN) gained 7.2%. Textron (TXT) gained 6.8%. Newfield Exploration (NFX) gained 5.9%. Intuitive Surgical
The diversified industrial conglomerate continues to benefit from improving end markets. Here's what investors need to know.
Textron broke out Wednesday after the aerospace and defense company topped first-quarter earnings estimates and announced the sale of a business unit to Emerson Electric.
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EBays' early gains faded, Apple slipped and IBM held its early losses, but early breakouts held, while airlines, energy and Amazon jumped.
Textron's (TXT) total revenues in the quarter were $3,296 million, which surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $3,114 million by 5.8%
Shares of Textron Inc. soared 6.8% in premarket trade said Wednesday, after the industrial manufacturing company said it agreed to sell its tools and test business to Emerson Electric Co. for $810 million in cash, and reported a first-quarter profit and sales beat. Textron said as part of the business divestiture, which is expected to close during the third quarter, it has authorized the repurchase of 40 million shares, which replaces previous buyback program announced in January 2017. Separately, Textron reported first-quarter net income of $189 million, or 72 cents a share, compared with $101 million, or 37 cents a share, in the same period a year ago.