The designer of the 'Iron Man' suit is among those working on high-tech body armor for elite troops.
The company is gaining momentum from foreign-contract wins, a stabilized US defense budget and falling pension costs.
The US Navy can't function without this company, and that should mean impressive returns for shareholders.
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More activity may erupt in the next few days, however, if Congress and the Obama administration want to avoid closing the federal government next week.
Even though this sector was expected to be hit hard, these funds have proven resilient.
Don't wait to sell as more defense spending cuts are coming next week.
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