All Posts Tagged With: "FLIR"

(FLIR) FLIR Systems Earns Contracts

Recently, FLIR Systems Inc. (FLIR) was awarded a contract to support the U.S. Coast Guard for the Coast Guard’s Electro-Optical Sensor System configuration of FLIR’s commercially developed military qualified Talon 9-inch...

19May2013 | | Comments Off | Continued

(COL) Rockwell Collins Stays Neutral

We reaffirmed our long-term Neutral recommendation on Rockwell Collins, Inc. (COL) on Apr 11, 2013. We remain upbeat on the company’s balanced exposure to both types of customers, namely, commercial and military, as well as its strong...

27Apr2013 | | Comments Off | Continued

(ERJ) Embraer Posts Weak First Quarter Aircraft Deliveries

Embraer S.A. (ERJ) has delivered a total of 29 jets in the first quarter of 2013 ending Mar 31, 2013, which fell short of the 34 deliveries made in the same period last year. Of the total, 17 jets were delivered to the commercial...

23Apr2013 | | Comments Off | Continued

(RTN) Raytheon Clinches $35.9M DTRA Deal

Raytheon Company (RTN) wins a three-year Defense Threat Reduction Agency or DTRA border security agreement. The contract is valued at $35.9 million. Per the agreement, Raytheon is responsible for designing, developing and implementing...

21Apr2013 | | Comments Off | Continued

(BA) Boeing Provides First Quarter Delivery Report

International commercial airplane producer, The Boeing Company (BA) announced its deliveries across its commercial and defense operations for the first quarter of 2013. The company maintained its quarter delivery level on an annualized...

18Apr2013 | | Comments Off | Continued

(RTN) Raytheon Gets Missile Contracts

Raytheon Company (RTN) was awarded two missile contracts by the Department of Defense (DoD). The total value of the agreement is $70.5 million. The lion’s share of these contracts, worth $49.9 million, comprises of the modification...

18Apr2013 | | Comments Off | Continued

(LLL) L-3 Communications Holdings Hits New 52-Week High

On Apr 11, 2013, shares of L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. (LLL) hit a new 52-week high of $83.99. Earlier, in Jan 2012, the company had reported solid fourth-quarter results with a positive earnings surprise of 6.13%. L-3 Communications...

15Apr2013 | | Comments Off | Continued

(RTN) Raytheon in Restructuring Mode

Raytheon Company (RTN) has decided to reorganize its business through segment realignment, announcement of key executive roles and job cuts. The restructuring would aim to streamline operations, increase productivity and achieve stronger...

28Mar2013 | | Comments Off | Continued

(LMT) Lockheed Martin in Littoral Combat Deal

Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMT) was provided funding in the amount of $696,629,123 for construction of two Littoral Combat Ships. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting authority. A littoral combat...

6Mar2013 | | Comments Off | Continued

(FLIR) FLIR Systems Acquires Traficon

FLIR Systems, Inc. (FLIR) recently announced the acquisition of Traficon International NV, one of the leading players in video detection technologies for traffic applications, for about $46 million in cash. Based in Wevelgem,...

1Jan2013 | | Comments Off | Continued

(RTN) Raytheon Reports Mixed Third Quarter Earnings

Raytheon Company (RTN) reported third-quarter 2012 adjusted earnings of $1.60 per share, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $1.27. The result was also higher than the year-ago earnings of $1.39 per share.  The strong results...

7Nov2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(RTN) Raytheon Gets Air Force Contract

Raytheon Company (RTN) said that it has been awarded a contract for low-rate initial production (LRIP) of active electronically scanned array (AESA) radar systems for the U.S. Air Force. The radar systems would be used in The...

9Oct2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(LLL) L-3 Communications Holdings to Redeem $250 Million in Notes

L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. (LLL) announced that L-3 Communications Corporation, its wholly owned subsidiary, has initiated redemption of its outstanding $250 million of 6???% Senior Subordinated Notes due in 2015. The redemption...

8Oct2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(LLL) L-3 Communications Holdings to Acquire Danaher Unit

L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. (LLL) announced that it would acquire the Kollmorgen Electro-Optical unit of Danaher Corporation (DHR) for $210 million. Kollmorgen...

15Dec2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(LLL) L-3 Communications Holdings Raises Funds

L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. (LLL) announced that L-3 Communications Corporation, its wholly owned subsidiary, has made an public offering of 3.95% Senior Notes worth $500 million due November 15, 2016. L-3 Communications’...

28Nov2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(AAPL) A Busy Week Ahead – Earnings Preview

Earnings Preview 10/14/11 While the earnings season kicked off this past week, only 38 firms reported. The game really gets under way next week, when we will get reports from 336 firms, including 99 members of the S&P 500. Thus, by the end of the week we will have a very good idea...

17Oct2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(AAPL) 2011 Second Quarter Earnings Preview – Detailed

Earnings Preview 7/15/11 Second quarter earnings season is now under way, but things really start to move into high gear next week. There will be 348 firms reporting, and 108 of those are in the S&P 500. By next...

18Jul2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(RTN) Raytheon Awarded $177 Million FAA Air Traffic Control System Contract

Raytheon Company (RTN) has been awarded a $177 million contract modification by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to continue deployment of the Standard Terminal Automation Replacement System, or STARS, under the FAA’s...

8Apr2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(RTN) Raytheon Announces Acquisition of Applied Signal Technology

Defense player, Raytheon Company (RTN) has entered into an agreement to acquire a major provider of communications signals, Applied Signal Technology Inc. (APSG)....

25Dec2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(FLIR) FLIR Systems Beats Quarterly Earnings Estimates

FLIR Systems Inc. (FLIR) released its second quarter fiscal 2011 earnings results before the market opened today, reporting earnings from continuing operations of 39 cents, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 38 cents. The company...

17Nov2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(LLL) L-3 Communications Holdings Earns Another Contract

L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. (LLL) announced that its STRATIS division has been selected as one of the three prime contractors for the Intelligence Support Services-Afghanistan (ISS-A) contract. Under this contract, L-3...

14Nov2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(LLL) L-3 Communications Holdings Earns Air Force Contract

The U.S. Air Force has awarded a $29.4 million contract to L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. (LLL) for effecting modifications to four MC-130W aircrafts. Under the contract, L-3 Communications’ subsidiary TCS Inc. will install...

28Sep2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(LLL) L-3 Communications Holdings Gets $170 Million Contract

L-3 Communications Holdings Inc.’s (LLL) subsidiary L-3 GCS has been awarded a $170 million contract by the U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM). The five year contract is for supplying Panther Very Small Aperture Terminal (VSAT)...

12Sep2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(FLIR) FLIR Systems’ Second Quarter 2010 Earnings Beat – Raises Revenue Outlook

FLIR Systems Inc. (FLIR) reported a 5.7% increase in its earnings of 37 cents per share for the second quarter of 2010, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 35 cents per share. Revenue Total...

23Jul2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(RTN) Raytheon Earns Air Force Helmet Mounted Integrated Targeting System Contract

Raytheon Company (RTN) was awarded a $12.6 million U.S. Air Force contract to provide Helmet Mounted Integrated Targeting (HMIT) system for the Air Force and Air National Guard using the A-10C and F-16C Block 30/32 aircraft. The company...

20Jul2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(LLL) L-3 Communications Holdings Announces Plan to Buyback Shares

L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. (LLL) authorized a new share repurchase program to buy back up to $1 billion of the company’s common stock through Dec 31, 2012. This new share repurchase authorization is effective immediately. L-3...

16Jul2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(LLL) L-3 Communications Holdings Awarded Air Force Contract

L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. (LLL) has been awarded a five-year contract worth $152 million to provide information technology and cyber operations support to the U.S. Air Forces Central Command (USAFCENT). This firm-fixed-price,...

20Apr2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(LLL) L-3 Communications Holdings Acquires Insight Technology

L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. (LLL) has completed the acquisition of Insight Technology Incorporated. Insight develops and manufactures mission critical night vision and electro-optical equipment including laser aiming and illumination...

18Apr2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(FLIR) Flir Systems Earns $13.5 Million Order

FLIR Systems Inc. (FLIR) announced that it has obtained a $13.5 million order from Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC), Crane Division for its BRITE Star® II multi-sensor target designation systems. The units delivered under...

1Apr2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(LLL) L-3 Communications Holdings Wins U.S. Air Force Contract

L-3 Communications Holdings Inc.’s (LLL) Link Simulation & Training division has won a $20.9 million contract option for the F-16 Mission Training Center (MTC) program. This contract option, received from the Aeronautical Systems...

19Mar2010 | | 0 comments | Continued