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Lowest Projected Earnings Growth in the Aerospace & Defense Industry Detected in Shares of United Tech Corp (UTX, DCO, TDY, GD, AVAV)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Aerospace & Defense industry with the lowest projected earnings growth. The growth of earnings per share (current fiscal year estimated vs. last year actual) is important to gauge future profitability and relative value. Higher EPS growth generally justifies higher earnings multiples.

United Tech Corp ranks lowest with a projected earnings growth of 7.3%. Ducommun Inc is next with a projected earnings growth of 10.5%. Teledyne Tech ranks third lowest with a projected earnings growth of 11.7%.

General Dynamics follows with a projected earnings growth of 12.4%, and Aerovironment In rounds out the bottom five with a projected earnings growth of 12.6%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of United Tech Corp on January 18th, 2019 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $113.80. Since that recommendation, shares of United Tech Corp have risen 18.9%. We continue to monitor United Tech Corp for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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