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May 31, 2013 at 12:10 PM EDT
Wall Street Fundamentals Releases New In-Depth Stock Reports on LLL, LMT, NOC and RTN

Defense contractors received a boost Thursday after Goldman Sachs upgraded the industry as a whole. Lockheed Martin Corp.,L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. and Northrop Grumman Corp. ratings were upgraded to a “buy”, while Raytheon Co. was upgraded to “neutral”.“While defense stocks have outperformed the market over the past three months from their February lows, the group has cumulatively underperformed the market by a very significant amount from the 2008 total investment spending peak,” Goldman’s Noah Poponak wrote in a note to clients. “Most known defense spending pressures are now largely priced in.”

L-3 Communications Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: LLL) shares traded in the range of $85.07 to $87.23 Thursday before settling to close at $86.60. The stock appears to be facing resistance at $87.34 with some support at $85.85. The company pays an annual dividend of $2.20 per share, $0.55 quarterly, for a dividend yield of roughly 2.55 percent. L-3 Communicationsshares are up approximately 13 percent in 2013.

More information on L-3 Communicationsand access to the free equity report can be found at: www.WallStreetFundamentals.com/LLL

Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT) shares traded in the range of $107.02 to $108.55 Thursday before settling to close at $107.03. The stock appears to be facing resistance at $107.13 with some support at $105.83. The company pays an annual dividend of $4.60 per share, $1.15 quarterly, for a dividend yield ofroughly 4.3 percent. Lockheed Martinshares are up approximately 16 percent in 2013.

More information onLockheed Martinand access to the free equity report can be found at: www.WallStreetFundamentals.com/LMT

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) shares traded in the range of $82.69 to $83.99 Thursday before settling to close at $83.49. The stock appears to be facing some resistance at $84.07 with strong support at $81.57. The company pays an annual dividend of $2.44 per share, $0.61 quarterly, for a dividend yield of roughly 2.9 percent. Northrop Grummanshares are up approximately 23.5 percent in 2013.

More information onNorthrop Grummanand access to the free equity report can be found at: www.WallStreetFundamentals.com/NOC

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) shares traded in the range of $67.30 to $68.62 Thursday beforesettling to close at $67.33. The stock appears to be facing some resistance at $68.60 with support at $67.03. The company pays an annual dividend of $2.20 per share, $0.55 quarterly, for a dividend yield of roughly 3.25 percent. Raytheon shares are up approximately 17 percent in 2013.

More information onRaytheonand access to the free equity report can be found at: www.WallStreetFundamentals.com/RTN

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