Lockheed Martin Corp., the U.S. government’s top contractor, said its first-quarter profit jumped 23 percent, topping analysts’ estimates even as federal budget cuts sapped sales.
Lockheed Martin Corp., the U.S. government’s largest contractor, fell the most in more than two years after its fourth-quarter profit plunged 14 percent.
Poet T.S. Eliot called April the cruelest month. Defense contractors would pick January.
Lockheed Martin Corp., the world’s largest defense company, posted first-quarter profit that exceeded analysts’ estimates. The company trimmed its 2010 forecast on higher costs from a change in health-care laws.
Lockheed Martin Corp., the biggest U.S. government contractor, raised its full-year forecast as third-quarter profit jumped 16 percent, defying Pentagon budget cuts.
Lockheed Martin Corp., the world’s largest defense contractor, raised its full-year profit forecast as U.S. budget cuts ended up hurting less than executives had predicted.
Last week Warren Buffett dipped a toe in the Twitter-sphere, but don’t expect his friend David Rubenstein to follow suit.
The Carlyle Group managing director and co-founder David Rubenstein reflected on the differences between arts fundraising in Washington and New York.
After warnings that U.S. budget cuts would devastate the defense industry, three top weapons makers this week announced second-quarter profits that beat analysts’ estimates.
Lockheed Martin Corp.’s F-35 jet developed cracks in testing of the fighter’s durability and wasn’t sufficiently reliable in training flights last year, the Pentagon’s chief tester found.
"We can size our company for the environment that we work in."
- Bruce Tanner on Oct 22, 2013