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25 min ago | Barron's

A Military Contractor With a Radar for Growth

Like the sonobuoys it manufactures, which can detect submerged objects underwater, Sparton has a knack for finding acquisitions that can help it rack up impressive growth in a tough economic environment.


Related Topix: Electronics, Semiconductors, Sparton Corporation

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Hispanic Business

United States : Eaton Quarterly Dividend Payable May 23, 2014

Additional information about the tax treatment of the dividend, including actual return of capital information for 2013, is available at the investor relations page of the Eaton website, .


Related Topix: Industrial Machines, Eaton

Business Journal

GE Aviation joint venture named Boeing Supplier of the Year

GE Aviation joint venture CFM International was recognized by aircraft manufacturer Boeing as its Propulsion Supplier of the year on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft, Aerospace-Defense, CFM International

Charleston Business Journal

Developers: Mixed-use helps growth, traffic

Beach Co. Vice President Dan Doyle and Brent Gibadlo, real estate development director for MWV Community Development and Land Management, talk about mixed-use developments in the Charleston region.


Related Topix: Charleston, SC, Mount Pleasant, SC, MeadWestvaco, Industrial Machines, Paper, Summerville, SC, Daniel Island, SC

Washington Examiner

Dow Chemical 1Q net income jumps

Dow Chemical said Wednesday its first-quarter net income jumped 75 percent, helped by easy comparisons to a prior-year period weighed down by hefty one-time charges.


Related Topix: Rubber-Plastics, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, Midland, MI

The Hartford Courant

Dow Chemical profit tops estimates on strong margins

Dow Chemical Co , the No. 1 U.S. chemical maker by sales, reported a better-than-expected rise in quarterly profit as cost controls helped to boost margins in businesses that make coatings, plastics and crop-protection products.


Related Topix: Rubber-Plastics, Dow Chemical, Chemicals, Agriculture, Science, Ansonia, CT

Daily Mail

Former Fortune 500 executive charged with murder after his failed...

A former Fortune 500 executive has been charged with murder after his failed attempt to kill himself in a New Hampshire car crash killed a couple expecting a baby.


Related Topix: PPG Industries, Chemicals

City Pages

Where are the free earplugs at Minneapolis clubs?

Last weekend, a new Minneapolis ordinance officially went into effect requiring clubs to provide free earplugs to all patrons and employees.


Related Topix: 3M, Chemicals

The Virginian-Pilot

Rep. Forbes: More cuts will undermine U.S. security

U.S. Representative Randy Forbes sits in an F-35 Lightning II Cockpit Demonstrator at the Lockheed Martin Center for Innovation in Suffolk Tuesday, April 22, 2014 as Tony Stutts, a retired Air Force F-16 pilot who works for Lockheed Martin, gives instructions.


Related Topix: US Politics, Randy Forbes, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Aerospace-Defense, Lockheed Martin, US Military, US Air Force, Boat Disaster

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

CVS opening Minute Clinics galore in Hampton Roads

CVS pharmacies have more than 800 clinics nationwide. The first ones in Hampton Roads open this week in Chesapeake and Virginia Beach as part of a nationwide expansion of 150.


Related Topix: Paper, Chesapeake, Strep Throat, Medicine, Health

KELO-TV Sioux Falls

Earth Day Volunteers Clean Up Big Sioux River

"It's a lot nicer to see green grass and clean river versus seeing stuff float down and garbage along the banks," volunteer Mike Hartwig said.


Related Topix: Vista Research, Rubber-Plastics, Industrial Machines, Raven Industries

The Hartford Courant

Lockheed lifts outlook as profit rises, but revenue falls

Lockheed Martin Corp , the Pentagon 's largest supplier, on Tuesday reported a 23 percent jump in net profit in the first quarter and raised its earnings per share outlook for the full year by 25 cents.


Related Topix: Aerospace-Defense, Lockheed Martin, Ansonia, CT


BTU brings its Thermal Processing Duo to NEPCON China

BTU International, Inc. announced that it will exhibit its DYNAMO and PYRAMAX in booth B-1C20 at NEPCON China 2014, scheduled to take place April 23-25, 2014, at the Shanghai World EXPO Exhibition & Convention Center, Shanghai, China.


Related Topix: Semiconductors, Industrial Machines, BTU International, Billerica, MA, World News, China

United Tech 1Q profit declines on restructuring

United Technologies Corp. reported Tuesday a 4 percent drop in first-quarter profit on a slight rise in revenue that felt an impact from restructuring costs, divestitures and foreign exchange rates for the U.S. dollar.


Related Topix: Industrial Machines, Security, United Technologies Corporation


Lockheed Martin boosts 2014 profit outlook

Visitors look at the Lockheed Martin's stand at the Eurosatory 2012 defence and security exhibition in Villepinte near Paris.


Related Topix: Aerospace-Defense, Lockheed Martin

Customer Interaction Solutions

INSIDE Secure Rolls Out French SESAM-Vitale Card Solution

INSIDE Secure , a leader in embedded security solutions for mobile and connected devices, today announced that it has started delivering its latest generation secure microcontroller for the Carte SESAM-Vitale 2 program, the French national health care insurance card.


Related Topix: NYX, Inc, Automakers

WJLA-TV Arlington

BAE Systems releases geospatial intelligence app

It's a revolutionary technology, but also a work in progress. The federal government wants to know if Google Glass can help tackle fraud, enhance the battlefield, and manage big data.


Related Topix: Aerospace-Defense, BAE Systems

Mon Apr 21, 2014


BAE Systems develops a flat lens that acts like it's curved

Anyone who's ever needed a pair of thick eyeglasses has a firm idea that lenses are the one thing where form follows function.


Related Topix: BAE Systems, Aerospace-Defense, Gadgets

ABC News

Caterpillar CEO's Compensation Cut to $12 Million

Caterpillar Inc. cut the value of its CEO's pay package by 32 percent to $12 million in 2013, a year when the heavy machinery maker saw its profits fall by a third, according to an Associated Press analysis.


Related Topix: Construction, Insurance, Caterpillar, US Securities and Exchange Commission, Financial Services

Business Wire

Teledyne Technologies Announces 2014 Annual Meeting of Stockholders Webcast Details

To access the live webcast, go to approximately ten minutes before the scheduled start time.


Related Topix: Aerospace-Defense, Teledyne Technologies


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