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What Is General Electric Company Stock Worth in a Breakup? | InvestorPlace

2018-05-22 investorplace
As shares of General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) have plunged, the calls for a breakup have grown louder. Bulls see the true value of GE stock as clouded by issues at GE Capital and weakness in divisions such as Lighting and Transportation. With two still-growing businesses — Aviation and Healthcare — plus a 62.5% stake in Baker Hughes a GE Co (NYSE:BHGE), optimists argue there has to be some value in General Electric stock, particularly after a 50%-plus decline from 2016 highs.

 
The Key Players in Global Aircraft Full Authority Digital Electronic Control (FADEC) Market 2018-2022

2018-05-22 asdnews
The report, now available on ASDReports, recognizes the following companies as the key players in the global aircraft full authority digital electronic control (FADEC) market: FADEC International, GE Aviation, Honeywell International, Rockwell Collins, and UNITED TECHNOLOGIES.

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Tracking John Paulson's Paulson & Co. Portfolio - Q1 2018 Update

2018-05-18 seekingalpha
This article is part of a series that provides an ongoing analysis of the changes made to John Paulson's 13F stock portfolio on a quarterly basis. It is based on Paulson's regulatory 13F Form filed on 05/15/2018. Please visit our Tracking John Paulson's Paulson & Co. Portfolio series to get an idea of his investment philosophy and our previous update for the fund's moves during Q4 2017.

 
Ackman Has a Point About United Technologies Corporation Stock

2018-05-18 investorplace
Here we go again. Activist investor Bill Ackman is calling for another company breakup as a means of “unlocking value.” The target this time? Government contractor United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX). Owners of UTX stock have a right to be worried, not so much because Ackman is wrong (he may well be right), but because the activist investor and hedge fund manager can cause more than a little chaos when he gets involved.

 
KAI and Rockwell Collins team up for Korean Chinook upgrade

2018-05-18 janes
Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) and Rockwell Collins have signed an agreement to collaborate on upgrading the Republic of Korea Armed Forces’ Boeing CH-47D Chinook heavy-lift helicopters.

 
Bill Ackman calls for a breakup of United Technologies - MarketWatch

2018-05-17 marketwatch
Billionaire hedge-fund manager Bill Ackman on Thursday called for a breakup of United Technologies Corp. saying the individual businesses are more likely to trade at fair value as independent companies.

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Tracking George Soros' Portfolio - Q1 2018 Update

2018-05-17 seekingalpha
Soros' 13F portfolio value increased from $4.37B to $6.16B this quarter. The number of positions increased from 196 to 219.

 
The Key Players in Global Aircraft Flight Control Systems Market 2018-2022

2018-05-17 asdnews
The report, now available on ASDReports, recognizes the following companies as the key players in the global aircraft flight control systems market: Honeywell International, UNITED TECHNOLOGIES, MOOG, Rockwell Collins, BAE Systems, and Safran.

 
The Airline Seat of the Future Will Clean Itself - Bloomberg

2018-05-16 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.

 
Appointments

2018-05-12 aviationweek
Jim Rankin has been named CEO of West Star Aviation. Robert Rasberry, the former CEO, has been named Chairman of the Board. Rodger Renaud will remain President and Chief Operating Officer. Most recently, Rankin served as president and CEO of Columbia Helicopters in Oregon. John Spellmeyer has joined Duncan Aviation as Regional Avionics Sales Manager. Spellmeyer comes to Duncan from Rockwell Collins.

 
ACI Jet Installs First FANS 1/A Compliance Package On Challenger 604

2018-05-12 aviationweek
ACI Jet in California has installed its first FANS 1/A compliance package on a Challenger 604 as an authorized dealer for Rockwell Collins.

 
Crossover Jets Gain Advantage From New Avionics

2018-05-10 aviationweek
l“Beauty is only skin deep” goes the phrase. And while the manufacturers of crossover narrowbody jets will claim that their aircraft lives up to Geoffrey de Havilland’s maxim of “If it looks right, it is right,” they know that what is under the skin makes a huge difference to performance.

 
Defense Stock Roundup: LLL Tops, SPR & HII Lag Q1 Estimates, BA to Buy KLX

2018-05-09 zacks
With more than 409 S&P 500 companies having released their quarterly results, the Q1 earnings season is set to enter its last leg. As of May 4, of these 409 index members which revealed their earnings numbers, 78% delivered an earnings beat, while 75.6% surpassed revenue estimates.

 
Boeing, Airbus to lose $39 billion in contracts because of Trump sanctions on Iran

2018-05-09 nzherald.co.nz
Boeing and Airbus will lose contracts worth roughly $39 billion to replenish Iran's ageing fleet of commercial planes as part of the Trump administration's reimposition of sanctions.

 
Manufacturer says its developing a self-disinfecting seat for business class flyers

2018-05-09 thestar
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