Ukraine’s top negotiator calls for more weapons

Ukrainian police officers document the destruction at one of Europe’s largest clothing market “Barabashovo” (more than 75 hectares) in Kharkiv on May 16, 2022, which was destroed as aresult of shelling, amid Russian invasion of Ukraine. Sergey Bobok | AFP | Getty Images WASHINGTON – The Ukrainian negotiator leading the now-stalled talks with Russian officials … Read more

GM, Lockheed take lunar rover project to the commercial space market

MILFORD, Mich. – General Motors and Lockheed Martin said Thursday they plan to produce an array of moon-roving vehicles for commercial space missions and services powered by the automaker’s electric vehicle battery technology. The companies said they plan to test the batteries in space later this year, with the goal of having their first vehicle … Read more

The stocks in this elite group, including Target, consistently hike dividend payouts and beat the market

Target boosted its dividend by 20% on Thursday, as the retailer sought to keep income investors interested in the recently struggling stock by keeping its steady track record of raising payouts. Like Target, there are other elite stocks out there that consistently and easily hike their dividends and also beat the market over the long … Read more

Hedge funds bought into these outperforming industrial stocks, including Lockheed Martin

Hedge funds recently rotated into winning industrial stocks as their favorite growth darlings underperformed the market, according to RBC. The Wall Street firm analyzed stock-level holdings of 310 hedge funds based on the recently released regulatory filings, and it found that hedge funds’ overweight to the industrial sector hit a new high at the end … Read more

Jim Cramer’s list of four investable defense stocks

CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Thursday that he’s bullish on the defense industry and has four stocks in mind that he believes are investable. “There’s at least one industry that’s booming right now, and it will keep booming regardless of what happens with the [Federal Reserve] in particular or US economy in general. “I’m talking about … Read more

Your new ‘retirement’ home could be a cruise ship

Jeff Farschman, 72, is a serial cruiser from Delaware who spends months at sea in retirement. Jeff Farschman For nearly two decades, Jeff Farschman, 72, has spent his golden years like many other adventurous retirees – enjoying leisure cruises to exotic ports of call. But unlike many of his fellow cruise passengers, Farschman basically lives … Read more

Biden to tour Lockheed Martin Javelin facility in Alabama

A serviceman of Ukrainian military forces holds a FGM-148 Javelin, an American-made portable anti-tank missile, at a checkpoint, where they hold a position near Kharkiv, on March 23, 2022. Sergey Bobok | AFP | Getty Images TROY, Alabama – One of the most effective US weapons in Ukraine’s fight against Russia comes from an unlikely … Read more

Amazon takes on SpaceX in the satellite internet with Project Kuiper

Amazon has a plan to deliver internet from space using 3,236 small satellites in low Earth orbit. It’s called Project Kuiper. In April, the company signed a multibillion-dollar contract – the largest rocket deal in the history of the commercial space industry – for launches of its Kuiper satellites with three different entities: Jeff Bezos’s … Read more

How this small-cap fund is beating the market in 2022 with eclectic value investing

The fund is up more than 10% this year, compared to the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index’s roughly 8% decline.

Here’s a look at weapons the U.S. is sending Ukraine

A Soldier conducts registration and calibration for the M777A2 howitzer weapon system in Syria, Sept. 30, 2021. US Army Spc. Isaiah Scott | US Army WASHINGTON – From heavy artillery to tactical drones to armored vehicles, the US has provided $ 3.4 billion in weapons to Ukraine since Russia’s invasion two months ago. The latest … Read more