Photographer: Matt Cardy/Getty Images

Lockheed Tops Analysts’ Estimates as F-35 Deliveries Climb

  • Company warns that fighter jet contract talks aren’t concluded
  • Largest defense contractor raises forecast for this year

Lockheed Martin Corp.’s profit easily beat Wall Street projections even though the world’s biggest defense contractor had to foot some F-35 fighter-jet production costs as Pentagon contract talks dragged on.

To continue reading this article you must be a Bloomberg Professional Service Subscriber.