Boeing Stock Rises as Strike Temporarily Averted, 787 Cleared for Deliveries

Text size The Federal Aviation Administration gave clearance to Boeing to begin deliveries of the 787 Dreamliner after approving the company’s plan to correct production problems with the aircraft. Dreamstime Boeing investors got two bits of good news Monday that was sending the higher. One item was a far bigger deal than the other. The … Read more

CEO reportedly laments red ink incurred from Air Force One deal as Boeing posts $1.2 billion first-quarter loss

Boeing said Wednesday that it lost $1.2 billion in the first quarter as it took large write-downs and lost money in both its civilian-airplane and defense businesses. The loss was bigger than Wall Street had forecast, and the company’s quarterly revenue also fell short of expectations. Boeing burned through $3.2 billion in cash. “Messier quarter … Read more

Lockheed Martin Stock Drops After Report U.S. Is Buying Fewer F-35 Jets

Text size Lockheed Martin F-35C Lightning II planes. Support Element West / Lockheed Martin Shares of the defense giant Lockheed Martin were falling Wednesday after a Bloomberg report that the U.S. government will buy fewer F-35 jet fighters in fiscal 2023. The size of the cut looks small, but investors are selling anyway, perhaps due … Read more