Aerospace & Defense ETFs Flying High On Strong Sector Earnings (ITA)

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From Zacks: The earnings season is off to a flying start with equity markets scaling record highs owing to a slew of upbeat economic data, strong corporate performance and President Donald Trump's tax reform proposal.
NYSE:ITA October 27, 2017 7:39am

As Geopolitical Tensions Rise, Defense ETFs Make A Lot Of Sense (ITA)

From Tony Sagami: A momentous change happened last week. One that's set to significantly change the balance of global power.
NYSE:ITA July 27, 2017 6:20am

Aerospace & Defense ETFs Rise As Trump Inks Arms Deal With Saudis (ITA)

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The iShares Dow Jones US Aerospace & Defense ETF (NYSE:ITA) was on the rise Monday morning, amid President Trump's new arms deal with Saudi Arabia.
NYSE:ITA May 22, 2017 10:30am

Defense ETFs In Focus As Trump Pledges To Boost Defense Spending

From Tyler Durden: As part of his proposed budget, President Trump will instruct federal agencies on Monday to assemble a spending plan for the coming fiscal year that includes sharp increases in Defense Department spending and "drastic cuts" to domestic agencies such as the State Department, the EPA and other non-defense programs.
NYSE:ITA February 27, 2017 8:06am

National Defense: Is Another Spending Boom on the Horizon?

From Joseph G. Carson: If President Trump’s promise to increase defense spending comes to fruition, it would sharply reverse the trend of the past five years—and have important implications for the outlook on US growth and inflation.
NYSE:ITA February 9, 2017 11:56am

Trump’s Tweets Present Great Buying Opportunities

Analyst Brad Hoppmann examines Donald's Trump's latest tweetstorm that sharply affected several equities, and concludes that the pullback he created is actually a buying opportunity.
NYSE:ITA December 13, 2016 7:36am

The Best ETF For Trump’s Presidency

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From Brad Hoppmann: In his 2007 book, "The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable," Nassim Nicholas Taleb gave the world a unique term to describe extreme outlier events.
NYSE:ITA December 9, 2016 7:41am

This Defense-Focused ETF is Getting a Lot of Attention

Unfortunately, today’s news headlines are rife with “Terrorist Bombing in New York City” and “Airstrikes in Syria and Afghanistan” topics, which brings to mind a segment of ETFs that are directly linked to the so-called War on Terror.
NYSE:ITA September 19, 2016 1:37pm

JP Morgan Gets Bullish on Defense Names — Time to Buy This ETF?

Analysts at JP Morgan recently upped their view on several defense sector names, which could in turn benefit defense-focused ETFs as well.
NYSE:ITA August 26, 2016 10:26am

Defense, Energy & Semiconductors ETFs Leading the Market

winnersThere are three areas of the market bucking the early selling we have seen today. Particular investor interest thus far in the three areas of the market that continue to outperform: energy, semiconductors, and defense contractor-related companies.
NASDAQ:ADI July 26, 2016 12:50pm

Lockheed Martin Corporation, Raytheon Company, General Dynamics Corporation: Defense Stocks To Buy Now

defense stocksMarshall Hargrave:  The dividends being paid by defense stocks aren’t eye-popping. But given the long-term return potential of these stocks, investors should be buying defense dividends.
NYSE:ITA January 13, 2015 3:25pm

Pentagon Contractors Rev Their Engines [Lockheed Martin Corporation, The Boeing Company, General Dynamics Corporation]

defense stocksJon Markman: Now that there is a hint of war in the air again, with rumors that the U.S. may intervene directly in the Syrian civil war to battle the Sunni extremist group known as ISIS, the Pentagon contractors in the iShares Aerospace/Defense (NYSEARCA:ITA)
NYSE:ITA October 1, 2014 2:50pm

Defense Stocks That Will Defend Your Long Term Portfolio [Raytheon Company, Lockheed Martin Corporation]

defense stocksLawrence Meyers:  Does anyone even remember “The Sequester”?  That Congressional budget deal where everyone was afraid the defense industry would get clobbered?  All it did was slow the rate of growth of defense spending. 
NYSE:ITA September 3, 2014 10:45am

Aerospace and Defense ETFs to Buy On Solid Industry Oulook [The Boeing Company, Lockheed Martin Corporation]

defense stocksThough Q1 earnings season has seen a comparatively weak start, the aerospace and defense space has come out with a series of estimate beating results.
NYSE:ITA May 9, 2014 3:59pm

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