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Leidos 3Q Earnings Top Wall Street Forecasts, Revenue In Line; Roger Krone on M&A Market

Leidos Holdings (NYSE: LDOS) — one of 30 companies listed on Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index — has reported third quarter earnings of 71 cents per share to exceed the consensus Wall Street forecast by 5 cents and prior year figures by 6 cents. Profit climbed 44.12 percent from the same …

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General Dynamics 3Q Earnings, Revenue Above Wall Street Estimates; Phebe Novakovic on Acquisition Prospects

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) — one of 30 companies listed on Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index — has reported third quarter earnings of $2.28 per share, a figure 15 cents above Wall Street analyst forecasts and 23 cents higher than the prior year period. Third quarter profit rose 5.31 percent from the same period last …

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Textron 3Q Profit Up 9%, Revenue Down 7%

Textron (NYSE: TXT) — one of 30 companies listed on Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index — has reported third quarter earnings of 63 cents per share to beat Wall Street’s expectations by 2 cents. The Providence, R.I.-based conglomerate and owner of military aircraft makers Bell Helicopter and Beechcraft posted $176 million …

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October 21 Market Close: GovCon Index Down, US Stocks Tumble on Healthcare & Tech Declines

The GovCon Index struggled to show direction for most of Wednesday before a sharp drop in the afternoon session to close with a decline of 0.142 points to 73.099. Index company Boeing (NYSE: BA) led all gainers with a climb of 1.66 percent to $141.19 after the Chicago-based airplane maker posted third quarter earnings above Wall Street expectations and …

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Lockheed 3Q Earnings, Revenue Top Forecasts; Marillyn Hewson Updates IS&GS Review and Sikorsky Buy

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) — one of 30 companies listed on Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index — has reported third quarter earnings of $2.77 per share, five cents higher than the consensus Wall Street estimate and one cent above EPS figures reported for the prior year period. Profit declined 2.6 percent …

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UTC 3Q Earnings Beat Forecasts, Revenue Below Estimates as Company Unveils $12B Stock Repurchase Plan

United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) has reported third quarter earnings of $1.61 per share, six cents higher than the Wall Street consensus estimate and down 17 cents from the prior year quarter on a strong U.S. dollar. The company also unveiled a new $12 billion share repurchase plan that includes a $6 …

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Weekly Roundup Aug 10 – Aug 14 2015

Weekly Roundup Aug 10 – Aug 14 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Second quarter earnings season has concluded for many GovCon firms and all five of the industry’s most notable U.S.-based identities reported results that surpassed Wall Street analyst forecasts. …

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August 7 Market Close: GovCon Index Dips, Earnings News Lifts Engility, US Stocks Down

The GovCon Index failed to hold its gains from the week’s worth of trading as it closed Friday with a loss of 0.258 points to 76.239. Engility Corp. (NYSE: EGL) shares skyrocketed 37.92 percent to 30.44 Friday after the government services contractor reported second quarter earnings that surpassed Wall Street’s consensus forecasts. Continued …

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Harris Tops Wall Street’s 4Q Earnings, Revenue Forecasts

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has reported fiscal year 2015 fourth quarter earnings of $1.32 per share, a figure adjusted for one-time gains and costs and seven cents higher than the Wall Street forecast of $1.21 per share. The Melbourne, Fla.-based communications technology maker included in its fourth quarter results activity …

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Engility Beats Wall Street 2Q Earnings Estimate, Adjusts FY 2015 Guidance

Engility Corp. (NYSE: EGL) has reported fiscal year 2015 second quarter earnings of 51 cents per share,  a figure that exceeded Wall Street analysts’ forecasts by five cents. The Chantilly, Va.-based government services contractor also raised its FY 2015 earnings guidance to a range of between $2.05 and $2.50 per share from …

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