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The S&P 500 Aerospace & Defense (Industry) index inches up 1.7%, while the Dow Jones U.S. Aerospace & Defense index rises 2% in the trailing five trading sessions.
In the defense industry, it pays to stick to the big names. And this giant has long been the dominant force in the sector.