Financial Results, New Orders, Successful Collaborations, and Scheduled Conference Calls - Research Report on AeroVironment,

   Financial Results, New Orders, Successful Collaborations, and Scheduled
   Conference Calls - Research Report on AeroVironment, Embraer, Esterline,
                          Exelis, and Smith & Wesson

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NEW YORK, December 2, 2013

NEW YORK, December 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting
AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV), Embraer SA (NYSE: ERJ), Esterline
Technologies Corp. (NYSE: ESL), Exelis Inc. (NYSE: XLS), and Smith & Wesson
Holding Corporation (NASDAQ: SWHC). Today's readers may access these reports
free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst
ratings - via the links below.

AeroVironment, Inc. Research Report

On November 26, 2013, AeroVironment, Inc. (AeroVironment) released its Q2 FY
2014 results (period ended October 26, 2013). AeroVironment registered total
revenues of $64.9 million for the quarter compared to $80.3 million in Q2 FY
2013. The Company posted net income of $1.7 million or 0.07 per diluted share
in Q2 FY 2014, compared to $8.7 million or $0.39 per diluted share in Q2 FY
2013. Commenting on the results, Tim Conver, AeroVironment's Chairman and CEO,
said, "Strong order flow produced our second highest quarterly funded backlog
of $134 million, an important metric that provides us with greater visibility
than in prior years and supports our guidance for fiscal 2014. This visibility
represents a solid foundation for multiple mid-and long-term growth
opportunities." The Company stated that for full-year FY 2014, it expects to
generate revenue of $230 million to $250 million, and diluted EPS to be within
$0.35 to $0.50, excluding any change in value of its CybAero convertible bond
investment. The Full Research Report on AeroVironment, Inc. - including full
detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to
download free of charge at:

http://www.AnalystsCorner.com/r/full_research_report/51a9_AVAV

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Embraer SA Research Report

On November 26, 2013, Embraer SA (Embraer) and BA CityFlyer, a wholly owned
regional subsidiary of British Airways, announced the acquisition of an
additional E190 jet. According to Embraer, this firm order will be included in
its Q4 2013 backlog. Paulo Cesar Silva, President and CEO, Embraer Commercial
Aviation, commented, "BA CityFlyer's follow-on order is a great endorsement of
the airline's confidence in the E-Jets family. This new acquisition
demonstrates the proven ability of the E190 to allow operators to grow their
route networks from restricted airports like London City." Adam Carson,
Managing director of BA CityFlyer, added, "The Embraer 190 is a very versatile
aircraft and well-suited to BA CityFlyer's network ambitions. Delivering
terrific performance, and with an excellent climb rate and superior
environmental qualities, the E190 is proving ideal for our London City
operations." The Full Research Report on Embraer SA - including full detailed
breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free
of charge at:

http://www.AnalystsCorner.com/r/full_research_report/9dc2_ERJ

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Esterline Technologies Corp. Research Report

On November 14, 2013, Esterline Technologies Corp. (Esterline) announced that
it will report its financial results for Q4 FY 2013 and full-year FY 2013 on
Thursday, December 5, 2013. The Company informed that it will also hold a
conference call on the same day at 5:00 p.m. ET (2:00 p.m. PT). The Company
informed that the call, which will last for approximately 45 minutes, will
feature remarks by Brad Lawrence, Executive Chairman, Curtis Reusser,
President and CEO, and Bob George, Vice President and CFO, and it will be
followed by a question and answer session. Esterline stated that the press
release for the Q4 FY 2013 and full-year FY 2013 results will be issued at
market close on the same day. The Company added that the live webcast and
replay of the call can be accessed through its website. The Full Research
Report on Esterline Technologies Corp. - including full detailed breakdown,
analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge
at:

http://www.AnalystsCorner.com/r/full_research_report/c80e_ESL

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Exelis Inc. Research Report

On November 25, 2013, Exelis Inc. (Exelis) and Innovative Technology Solutions
Inc. (doing business as NovaSol), a partner of the Company, announced that
they have successfully completed an extensive series of evaluations of the
jointly developed Tactical Line-of-Sight Optical Network (TALON) free-space
optical communications system. The Company stated that the exercises were
conducted in collaboration with the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, and
demonstrated the ruggedized system's capability to wirelessly transmit 100
megabits per second of high-resolution imagery and video over a distance of
more than 50 kilometers (31 miles). Joe Rambala, Vice President and General
Manager of the Exelis integrated electronic warfare systems business,
commented, "Free-space optical communications systems provide fighting forces
with a high-capacity data link that is not reliant on hardline connections,
such as fiber cables. As the battlefield becomes more data-driven, ensuring
warfighters are equipped with the information they need, whenever and wherever
they need it, is critical to mission success."

The Full Research Report on Exelis Inc. - including full detailed breakdown,
analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge
at:

http://www.AnalystsCorner.com/r/full_research_report/5a5d_XLS

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Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation Research Report

On November 22, 2013, Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (Smith & Wesson)
announced that it intends to release its Q2 FY 2014 financial results on
Tuesday, December 10, 2013 after the market closes. The Company reported that
it will hold its quarterly earnings conference call on the same day at 5:00
p.m. ET. The Company stated that the press release, live audio webcast, and
replay of the call can be accessed via its website. The Full Research Report
on Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation - including full detailed breakdown,
analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge
at:

http://www.AnalystsCorner.com/r/full_research_report/1bd7_SWHC

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