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Defending The Bottom Line - Research Report on Lockheed Martin Corporation, The Boeing Company, Northrop Grumman Corporation, Raytheon Company and General Dynamics Corporation

NEW YORK, February 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Investors Alliance announced new research reports highlighting Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT), The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA), Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC), Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and General Dynamics Corporation (NYSE: GD). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings - via the links below.

Lockheed Martin Corporation Research Report

Lockheed Martin is delving into the private sector by collaborating with Fixmo, Inc. to provide a new level of security authentication for iOS and Android devices.  Furthermore, the company has been continuing to secure contracts. It was recently awarded a $6.9 billion F-22 contract to upgrade the Air Force's F-22 Raptor fighter jets. It also secured two production contracts totaling $161.7 million to continue upgrading the Apache attack helicopter. While the Department of Defense is curbing spending, Lockheed Martin continues to be one of its most preferred companies, and for this reason, the company continues to secure contracts and earn revenue. The Full Research Report on Lockheed Martin Corporation - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.Investors-Alliance.com/r/full_research_report/8f45_LMT]

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The Boeing Company Research Report

Boeing recently acquired CPU Tech's Microprocessor Business, a segment responsible for the production of Acalis microprocessors. These microprocessors help provide security for global aerospace and defense customers, and Boeing is delighted to provide these processors that will help warfighters complete their missions without being interrupted by malware, cloning, and other cyber threats. Cyber security remains as one of the opportunities for defense businesses to maintain revenue, as the Department of Defense reinforces its computer security. The company has also devised a plan to fix the 787 Dreamliner battery issues, which includes adding ceramic insulation between the cells of the battery to help keep cells cool and prevent overheating. In the coming months, Boeing will continue to address this issue, with Boeing spokesman commenting that good progress is being made towards returning the 787 to service. The Full Research Report on The Boeing Company - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.Investors-Alliance.com/r/full_research_report/c8cf_BA]

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Northrop Grumman Corporation Research Report

According to Northrop Grumman CEO and President Wes Bush, the company is confident with its ability to address challenges and continue to create value for stakeholders in the coming year. The company has been laying out sequestration contingency plans, including potential layoffs. Despite the looming budget cuts, analysts assert that Northrop still offers a healthy yield and is still an attractive investment. The company has also been securing contracts, recently winning a $160 million contract to procure hardware for the Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasures System (LAIRCM). It has also begun the next phase of modernizing the B-2 Stealth bomber under a recent contract. The Full Research Report on Northrop Grumman Corporation - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.Investors-Alliance.com/r/full_research_report/645f_NOC]

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Raytheon Company Research Report

ThalesRaytheonSystems, a company equally owned by Raytheon and Thales, recently announced full system acceptance of its enhanced command and control system by the Royal Malaysian Air Force. The company also recently announced that the Finnish Defense Forces have chosen to procure the PhantomIRxr thermal binocular systems. Raytheon has been supplying multi-role thermal devices for the Finnish Defense Forces since 2011. Many of its products continue to be favored by international buyers, including ones from the Middle East. In order to stay strong in the coming year, defense companies like Raytheon are looking for to sell to international customers in order to gain revenue. The Full Research Report on Raytheon Company - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.investors-alliance.com/r/full_research_report/55b1_RTN]

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General Dynamics Corporation Research Report

General Dynamics recently announced that two of its encryptors are now NSA certified. The two encryptors are now allowed to secure Top Secret level information, including videos, maps, and other classified information as they travel through government networks.  Information sharing security has become one of United States' top priorities, and with that, products like these become highly attractive and profitable for General Dynamics. Furthermore, according to analysts at UBS A.G., General Dynamics Corp is one of the defense companies that are likely to do well despite the possibility of sequestration. The Full Research Report on General Dynamics Corporation - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.investors-alliance.com/r/full_research_report/a073_GD]

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