What Boeing's Earnings Beat Means for Investors

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Industrials editor Brendan Byrnes discusses what to take away from Boeing's earnings report. Boeing rode the aerospace boom to beat projections in both earnings and revenue, and the company even raised full-year guidance. Boeing will beat Airbus on orders and deliveries, but the company could be hurt by future defense cuts. Still, Brendan has been impressed by the resiliency of Boeing's defense operations, and the sector in general.  

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Andrew Tonner has no positions in the stocks mentioned above. Brendan Byrnes has no positions in the stocks mentioned above. The Motley Fool owns shares of Lockheed Martin. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

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