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|Day's Range||27.83 - 28.60|
|52 Week Range||22.36 - 29.64|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.23|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||22.80|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.91 (3.16%)|
|1y Target Est||28.44|
Italy Defence Minister Lorenzo Guerini said on Wednesday that the government intends to confirm its F-35 fighter jet investment programme. "Renewing our fleet is a need that cannot be postponed," Guerini, a member of the ruling Democratic Party (PD), said in an interview with Italian newspaper Il Corriere della Sera. "I can assure you that Italy's participation in the F-35 programme meets the objectives of effectiveness and efficiency of the military instrument," he said.
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Anti-corruption campaigners have accused the UK’s top law officer of invoking national security to block a long-running bribery probe into an Airbus subsidiary involved in a sensitive UK defence contract with Saudi Arabia. The letter claimed the UK’s anti-fraud watchdog asked the government for permission to prosecute the company more than 18 months ago.
FRANKFURT/BERLIN, Sept 5 (Reuters) - Private equity firm KKR is preparing for a stock market flotation or sale of German defence supplier Hensoldt in a potential 2 billion euro ($2.2 billion) deal, people close to the matter said. The buyout group has in recent weeks listened to bankers present options for exiting its investment, including a listing of 20-30% on the stock exchange or a sale to a defence group or private equity business next year, they said, adding KKR was expected to hire an adviser soon to help arrange a deal. KKR declined to comment.
FRANKFURT/BERLIN, Sept 5 (Reuters) - Private equity firm KKR is initiating preparations for a stock market flotation or sale of German defence supplier Hensoldt in a potential 2 billion euro ($2.2 billion) deal, people close to the matter said. The buyout group has in recent weeks listened to bankers present exit options, including a listing of 20-30% on the stock exchange or a sale to a defence group or private equity investor next year, they said, adding that KKR is expected to soon mandate an advisor to help organise the deal. KKR declined to comment.
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Boeing and Lockheed Martin are competing for a $15 billion order. Defense spending is expected to increase as India's armed forces modernize.
Eric Lindblad, the head of Boeing's 737 programme is retiring, as the company works to restore confidence in the 737 Max aircraft, which has been grounded following two crashes that killed nearly 350 people in the span of five months. Accenture named its current North America boss Julie Sweet as the next chief executive of the consulting and outsourcing services provider. The Bank of England said that the "perceived likelihood" of a no-deal Brexit had increased and that it would bring along with it "material risks of economic disruption".
America is set to supply 108 M1A2T Abrams tanks, 250 Stinger missiles and four Stinger Fly-to-Buy missiles to Taiwan. The U.S. Aerospace-Defense industry's major indices gain following the news.