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Ever heard of an Exoatmospheric Kill Vehicle? If not, read this article. A must read for true RTN 'investors' who are not looking to make a few small trades for parking or lunch money. Did you know RTN was founded in 1922 and first made tubes for radios in the consumer market?

Did you know RTN once sold 'Amana' ovens and 'Speed Queen' washers? Did you know RTN beat out NOC when it bought GMH (Hughes)? RTN bought Texas Instruments in the 1990s?

"Raytheon on Target [-] Bill Swanson transformed a former also-ran into America's top high-tech arms supplier -- and saved his career in the process. Now he must complete the mission." . . . "Today the company's $14.5 billion defense business, which makes up 85 percent of its total revenue, has the highest profit margins in the industry."

http://www.investorguide.com/igwnews.html?content=http://www.business2.com/articles/mag/0,1640,46293,00.html
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