Performance during supply chain disruptions

Virgin Orbit’s modified 747 jet “Cosmic Girl” releases the company’s LauncherOne rocket for a mission on January 13, 2022. Virgin Orbit Space companies reported results for the first quarter of the year over the past several weeks – with many CEOs complaining of supply chain disruptions pushing back hardware deliveries and launch schedules. “Everyone’s getting … Read more

NRO announces satellite imagery contracts to Maxar, Planet, BlackSky

Maxar collected new satellite imagery of the southern Ukrainian port city of Berdyansk that reveals a Russian Alligator-class landing ship that is burned and partially submerged near one of the ports loading / unloading quays. Maxar Technologies | Getty Images The National Reconnaissance Office on Wednesday announced contracts worth “billions of dollars” over the next … Read more

Bank of America downgrades space stock Maxar, sees 14% downside

Space stock Maxar Technologies is beating the market this year, but Bank of America sees downside ahead. BofA downgraded Maxar to underperform from neutral. The firm also cut its price target on the stock from $ 36 to $ 25, implying about 14% downside from Maxar’s closing price Monday. The firm said it expects Maxar … Read more

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U.S. space companies to benefit from Russia pullback: Quilty Analytics

A Falcon 9 rocket carries 49 Starlink satellites toward orbit on Feb. 3, 2022. SpaceX Russia is rapidly cutting itself off from much of the global space industry in response to Western sanctions due to the invasion of Ukraine, and US companies stand to benefit, according to an analyst report on Friday. “Russia and Ukraine … Read more

Satellite imagery shows Russian convoy regrouping near Kyiv

Maxar closeup satellite imagery of resupply trucks and probable multiple rocket launch deployment Berestyanka, northwest of Kyiv, on March 10, 2022. Satellite image © 2022 Maxar Technologies A large Russian military convoy northwest of Ukraine’s capital Kyiv appears to have been dispersed and redeployed, according to satellite images taken on Thursday by US firm Maxar … Read more

Huge convoy of Russian vehicles approaching Kyiv

Russia appears to be advancing in its invasion of Ukraine with satellite imagery indicating that a huge convoy – some 40 miles or 65 kilometers long – of Russian military vehicles is heading towards Ukraine’s capital Kyiv. The following satellite image was taken by US firm Maxar Technologies on Monday. It appears to show a … Read more

Conflict playbook: How investors can protect their portfolios if Russia were to invade Ukraine

CNBC Pro dug into the Wall Street research and found equities to avoid, and some that could get a lift, if Russia invades Ukraine.