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Why the Boeing Stock Price Is Higher Today (NYSE: BA)

Boeing stock price

The Boeing stock price traded up 2.4% to $142.15 today (Wednesday) after the company reported better than expected fiscal Q3 results and an optimistic full-year outlook.

Amid record deliveries of commercial planes, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) earned $1.11 billion, or $1.59 per share, in the quarter. Revenue jumped 9% to $25.8 billion.

But those earnings figures aren't the only reasons the Boeing stock price is climbing today...

Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL) and Pentagon in a $171 Million Wearable Tech Venture

Wearable Tech

The Pentagon has partnered with Apple Inc. (Nasdaq: AAPL), Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA), Hewlett-Packard Co. (NYSE: HPQ), and 159 other private companies and universities to develop wearable tech for military use.

U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced the creation of a new institute in San Jose called "Flexible Hybrid Electronic Institute" on Friday. The institute will work to develop manufacturing techniques and new applications for flexible electronics.

Apple has become a tour de force in the wearables market this year alone, according to fresh IDC data...

Boeing Gearing Up for Huge Boeing 767 Order with FedEx


FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) announced a big Boeing 767 purchase from Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) between 2018 and 2023.

This is a big order from a large corporate customer. It's an endorsement of Boeing's superior fleet.

And while bears are quick to sell Boeing on any overhyped bad news, this good news is a great buying opportunity...

One Stock to Play the $5.6 Trillion Aerospace Boom


The 51st Bi-Annual Paris Air Show was the event of the year for the Aerospace industry.

Held in Le Bourget Airport in Paris, France, this prestigious air show has brought together industry leaders from across the globe to hunt for new commercial opportunities - and over 2115 exhibitors marketing their latest and greatest projects.

As the largest and longest-running aerospace trade show in the world, the Paris Air Show features companies from over 44 different countries, 285 official delegations, 3,100 international journalists, and nearly 139,000 professionals year after year.

But you don't have to be perusing the Parisian halls of Le Bourget to be a part of the action.

But that is just the tip of the iceberg...

Why the Boeing Stock Price Has 36% Upside

Boeing stock price

The Boeing stock price has fallen considerably from its record highs earlier in the year.

But this fall in price should be looked on as a buying opportunity if nothing else.

Here's why Boeing stock is poised to soar in the long-term...

Our Profit Time Machine Leads to a Big Boeing (NYSE: BA) Win

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Let's pretend we run a time machine service that can take us to market "events" of the near - or distant - past.

Today's jaunt will take us back to January 2013 - during the whole Boeing "Dreamliner battery" media frenzy.

I'm sure you remember it...

2015 Stock Picks: One of Our Favorite Mega-Caps Has Entered the Fray

2015 stock picks

Our 2015 stock picks have seen some impressive returns on gold miners and biotech.

But our most impressive 2015 stocks to buy have generally been subject to more volatility. Either they're mid-caps, or they've been in sectors that are subject to big gains (and possible big losses).

But this week there was an exciting development in our 2015 stock picks: the entrance of an established mega-cap...

Dow Jones Today Falls 195 Points After Fed Statement

Dow Jones today

The Dow Jones today shed 195 points. The cause? A U.S. Federal Reserve statement about interest rates issued at the conclusion of the FOMC meeting.

The energy sector also dragged down the markets today. Both Barclays Plc. and Goldman Sachs Group Inc.issued negative research notes on the price of oil.

Here are the other top market stories - plus today's new profit tip for investors...

Will There Finally Be a Chance to Invest in SpaceX Stock in 2015?


Will there finally be a chance to invest in SpaceX stock in 2015?

Here’s the latest on Elon Musk’s forward-thinking commercial space transportation brainchild…

Investing in Space Stocks: The Final Money-Making Frontier

space stocks

The commercialization of space is estimated to be worth more than $300 billion a year.

Over the past two decades, the role of private industry has grown as that of the government has shrunk, opening up new investing opportunities in the "final frontier."

Here’s what’s behind the rise of private space, and two space stocks to buy to tap into this futuristic cash cow…

Stock Market Today – Banks Behave Badly, U.S. Energy Boom

Top stock market news today, March 28, 2014: The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 4.76 points to finish at 16,264.23. The Nasdaq dropped 22.35 points finish at 4,151.23, while the S&P 500 slid 3.52 to close at 1,849.04.

Meanwhile, gold prices fell $8.70 to close at $1,294.70 - below the $1,300 threshold for the first time in six weeks.

Friday's data will center on consumer income in February, an examination of February consumer spending, and a much anticipated look at March consumer sentiment.

General Electric's (NYSE: GE) Earnings Report: Here's the Most Important Number for Investors

GE plane engine

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) will report earnings Friday morning, and analysts are projecting earnings per share of $0.53 on revenue of $40.2 billion.

The $0.53 EPS estimate is a 20% increase from General Electric's 2012 Q4 earnings. Likewise, the revenue estimate is 2% higher than the $39.3 billion revenue GE reported in the previous year.

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Why The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) Stock Will Soar to New Heights

boeing dreamliner

Boeing stock is up 78% this year. And that's despite getting hit by a lot of widely reported problems with its 787 Dreamliner commercial aircraft as well as the ever-looming threat of defense spending cuts. Not many companies can bull their way through such setbacks and emerge a strong buy.

Here's why investors have so much confidence in Boeing...

The Next Microsoft CEO Will Look a Lot Like This

Businessman back

Microsoft shareholders suffered through a lost decade of near stagnation under the leadership of CEO Steve Ballmer. Now that Ballmer is set to retire, Microsoft has an opportunity to choose a CEO who can do a much better job of converting the tech titan's potential into shareholder value. The company has at least five names on its list, but

this is the person with the most realistic shot at turning Microsoft around...

Don't Be Fooled by the Media, Boeing is a Buy

I was at work here at the office last Monday night when I heard about the Boeing 737 crash at New York's LaGuardia Airport. A nose wheel on the jetliner had apparently given way after a hard touch-down just after 5:30 p.m. (EDT), leading to a crash that injured about eight of the 150 folks on board.
"Uh-oh," I thought to myself. "Here comes another feeding frenzy."
The media have had a feeding frenzy at Boeing's expense ever since the tragedy in San Francisco, then the Dreamliner fire and the 737 crash. All it can talk about is the "continuing woes at Boeing." But don't be fooled, appearances can be deceiving.
I've been bullish on this aerospace giant for a while and even in difficult times, I doubled down. Its recent troubles are a thin veil over some great long-term fundamentals.
And its shares are set to soar...