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A Boeing 737 Max gives a display during the opening day of the Farnborough International Airshow in Hampshire. (Photo by Andrew Matthews/PA Images via Getty Images)
Boeing reported third-quarter earnings before the bell Wednesday which topped Wall Street forecasts.
landed billions in military contracts this summer, with new programs for the MQ-25 unmanned aircraft system and T-X trainer aircraft, as well as landing a contract to build the MH-139 helicopter.
Boeing shares slipped 2.3 percent over the last three months but the stock is still up 18.7 percent for the year as of Tuesday’s close of $350.05 a share.