General Dynamics

Facebook, Amazon, Google, Twitter — What you need to know in markets this week

Earnings, earnings, earnings.<p>In the week ahead, second quarter earnings season will kick into high gear as three of the four members of FANG will …

Markets

Leela Hauser, Justin Bozonelis

Leela May Hauser and Justin Koutras Bozonelis were married July 21. The Rev. John Vlahos, performed the ceremony at the Greek Orthodox Archdiocesan Cathedral of the Holy Trinity in New York, where he is the dean, with the Rev. Alexander Karloutsos, another Greek Orthodox priest, among those taking …

Financial Services

Meet the New Army Machine Gun, So Powerful It’s Designed Similar to Tank Cannon

Tanks are pretty much the ultimate platform for heavy artillery, but they're not very much on mobility. You can't get an M1A1 to climb up a narrow …

Military

With New Strategic Plan, Baltimore Begins Comprehensive IT Modernization

Having received “unbelievably supportive” public comment earlier this year, the city of Baltimore has moved into the execution phase on its …

Project Management

Futures and options for the week of July 23

FUTURES & OPTIONS<p>Monday<p>Existing-home sales report<p>Alphabet, Halliburton, Whirlpool report earnings<p>Tuesday<p>3M, AT&T, CoStar Group, Eli Lilly, Harley-Davidson, JetBlue Airways, Kimberly-Clark, Lockheed Martin, Navient, SLM, T-Mobile, Texas Instruments report earnings<p>Wednesday<p>New-home sales …

Business

Gulfstream G500 Earns Both Type And Production Certificates From U.S. Federal Aviation Administration

SAVANNAH, Ga., July 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announced the Gulfstream G500 received both its type certification and production certificate from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). These certifications pave the way for the first completed G500 delivery to …

Gulf Stream

Did The DGI Newbie's 2014 Portfolio Fail Like High Yield Failed?

I have written a series of articles analyzing the performance of high-yield portfolios composed of CEFs, mREITs, MLPs and BDCs. Studied from multiple …

Investing

Navy's new $4.6 billion destroyer was accepted despite need for new engine

When the Navy accepted delivery of the newly-built $4.6 billion Zumwalt-class guided-missile destroyer Michael Monsoor (hull DDG 1001) in April, it …

Military

My Dividend Growth Portfolio - Q2 2018 Summary

Introduction<p>It's time to summarize another quarter. This quarter came after a mediocre quarter for me. The first month was a direct continuation of …

Investing

Army To Replace M249 SAWs With New Squad Automatic Rifles Only In 'Close-Combat' Units

As the service begins evaluating five different prototype designs, it says that secondary units will continue using existing guns for years to …

Military

For Sale: Defence vehicles sit idle waiting for a buyer

The Defence Force is struggling to sell 20 light armoured vehicles (LAVs) that have been sitting idle for seven years because they are surplus to …

New Zealand

General Dynamics: The Trough Is Overflowing

Shares of General Dynamics Corp. (GD) are down 14.20% since peaking on January 9, 2018, and in my opinion, the shares of this global aerospace and …

Investing

General Dynamics contracted for USS Higgins repair, modernization

General Dynamics has received a $72.5 million contract for work on the USS Higgins during a dry-docking selected restricted availability over the …

Military

Market Volatility Bulletin: Stocks Take A Breather, VIX Fails To Make Much Of It

<b>Market Intro</b><p><i>CNBC: 2:55PM EST</i><p>With the exception of the Russell 2000 (IWM), US stocks (SPY, DIA, QQQ) took to the back foot in Thursday's session. Spot …

Stock Markets

Sonnenfeld: Female CEOs Taking Control Of A Male-Dominated Industry

Kathy Warden, CEO of Northrup GrummanKathy Warden’s ascension to the CEO position at Northrup Grumman is as substantive as it is symbolic. With a …

CEOs

6 Stocks That Can Speed Past The Markets | Investopedia

As the broader stock market struggles in 2018, a half-dozen aerospace and defense stocks are poised to either take off or continue their spectacular …

Stock Markets

Soldier Systems Market Worth 14.14 Billion USD by 2023

PUNE, India, July 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --<p>According to the new market research report <b>"Soldier Systems Market by End User (Military, Homeland Security), Type (Personal Protection, Communication, Power and Transmission, Surveillance and Target Acquisition, Navigation and Health Monitoring, Vision),</b> …

Asia Pacific

General Dynamics (NYSE:GD) And Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT)

FAST Graphs Fundamental Valuation by the Numbers Analysis on General Dynamics (GD) and Lockheed Martin (LMT).<p><b>Disclosure:</b> I am/we are long GD.

Lockheed Martin

20 New Job Openings In Ashburn Area

Waiter/waitress, recruiter, business analyst, baseball coach, warehouse hand: Search thousands of area jobs at the Ashburn Patch Jobs Board.<p>ASHBURN, …

Employment

Up To 300 Workers To Benefit From Electric Boat Submarine Repair Contract

The U.S. Navy is creating work for 250 to 300 workers at the Electric Boat shipyard in Groton to test newly built submarines. But work distributed …

Military

LST Torpedoed and Sunk at RIMPAC 2018

Last week, American, Japanese and Australian forces launched a joint "attack" on the ex-<i>USS Racine</i>, a decomissioned tank landing ship, as part of the …

Military

Trudeau slams Putin, Trump reverses stand and says he now accepts that Russia meddled in 2016 election

<b>Good evening,</b><p><b>WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW</b><p><b>Trudeau slams Putin, steers clear of criticizing Trump in wake of Helsinki summit</b><p>Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was careful to duck questions about U.S. President Donald Trump’s warm embrace of President Vladimir Putin at a press conference in Nova Scotia on …

Canadian News

Northrop Grumman CEO to Step Down at Year's End

The company faces an important transition at a complicated moment in its history. Investors beware.<p><b>Northrop Grumman</b> (NYSE:NOC) CEO Wes Bush surprised …

Aviation

Pentagon Asks Congress to Shift $4.7 Billion for a More Lethal Army

The Pentagon is asking Congress to shift $4.7 billion in previously approved spending for this year, with some of the funds going to provide more …

Military

NYT Sees ‘Little Response’ to Russian Threat— Other Than $1 Trillion in New Nukes, of Course

For the <b>New York Times,</b> the US is always lagging behind the Russian menace. Previously, the <b>Times</b> has told us how America was losing the “scramble for …

Framing

The F-22 Might Have a Very Fatal Flaw

<i>The F-22’s basic challenge was to integrate stealth, supercruise, highly integrated avionics and agility into an aircraft with a longer range than</i> …

Aviation

Better Buy: General Dynamics Corporation vs. Northrop Grumman

These defense titans have each enjoyed a significant run-up over the last five years. Which is the better buy today?<p>Shares of <b>General Dynamics</b> …

Investing

John's May Dividend Income Tracker - Retirement Accounts

Investment Thesis<p>May marks the third month that I have tracked John's dividend income from his Traditional and Roth IRAs. Unlike the taxable account, …

Investing

Ammonopoly: General Dynamics’ sweet deal to supply our ammunition

A member of Joint Task Force 2 shot and killed an Islamic State insurgent using his McMillan TAC-50 sniper rifle, at a distance of more than 3.5 kilometres.<p>Two officers responded to a complaint of a male brandishing a knife in Burnaby, B.C.; after a failed attempt by one Mountie to Taser the …

Business

Does another woman in charge signal a cultural shift in the defense industry?

Kathy Warden will soon run one of the largest defense contractors in the world, a behemoth of a firm that is building the Pentagon’s new stealthy …

Military