Search for United Technologies Corp and
    1. August 13, 2015

      China economy: down in the data mine

      It may just have been bad timing. China’s announcement of a looser renminbi peg came only a few days after a downbeat...

    2. July 30, 2015

      Corporate giants sound profits alarm over China slowdown

      Some of the world’s largest companies have sounded the alarm about the slowdown in the Chinese economy, warning that...

    Special Reports

    1. Aerospace

      The global fleet of passenger and cargo aircraft is forecast to double over the next 2...
    2. High Flying

    Search more Special Reports on this topic.

    1. July 28, 2015

      China: unintended consequences

      This was not supposed to happen. Everything was supposed to be calmer by now. After a hairy week or two earlier this...

    2. July 24, 2015

      Lockheed Martin cements leadership with $9bn Sikorsky buy

      Lockheed Martin, the world’s biggest military contractor by sales, cemented its pre-eminent position on Monday by...

    3. July 22, 2015

      Apple’s fall sparks wider equity retreat

      Wednesday 21:00 BST. A bruising session for Apple set the tone on Wall Street as a thin calendar of US data releases...

    4. July 21, 2015

      Miners claw back losses on gold bounce

      US mining companies clawed back some of their losses on Tuesday after suffering substantial slides the previous day,...

    5. July 21, 2015

      Slowing economy send Otis elevators on the way down in China

      United Technologies was forced to push the down button on its expectations for this year’s profits after its soaring...

    6. July 20, 2015

      Lockheed: vertical lift

      Announcing the $9bn cash sale of its Sikorsky helicopter unit to Lockheed Martin, United Technologies said on Monday...

    7. July 20, 2015

      Lockheed agrees to buy helicopter maker Sikorsky for $9bn

      Lockheed Martin on Monday cemented its position as the world’s leading supplier of military hardware when it agreed to...

    8. June 15, 2015

      Target rallies on deal to sell pharmacy chain

      Target shares advanced on Monday after pharmacy chain, CVS Health agreed to buy the retailer’s chemist and clinics...

    9. June 15, 2015

      UTC plans Sikorsky helicopter business sale or spin-off

      United Technologies has confirmed that it plans to exit the helicopter business, selling or spinning off its Sikorsky...

    10. June 10, 2015

      Johnson Controls considers sale of car seat unit

      Johnson Controls has joined a steady stream of general industrial companies seeking to demerge businesses by...

    11. June 10, 2015

      Stock-split plan pushes Netflix shares to record level

      Netflix shares closed at $671.10 on Wednesday after soaring to a record high of $692.79 at midday on the news that...

    12. May 18, 2015

      US blue-chips sell euro-denominated corporate bonds

      McDonald’s and United Technologies were the latest big US companies to take advantage of lower borrowing costs in the...

    13. May 8, 2015

      Rolls-Royce seeks a partner for engines on small passenger jets

      Rolls-Royce is looking for a partner to develop an engine that will take the UK aerospace group into the booming market...

    14. April 21, 2015

      Harley-Davidson brakes on lower shipment forecasts

      Harley-Davidson shares were on of the biggest decliners on the S&P 500, after the company lowered its 2015 motorcycle...

    15. April 19, 2015

      Dollar’s rise casts shadow on US earnings

      A surging dollar is expected to hit some of the largest US multinationals this week, as more than a fifth of S&P 500...

    16. March 12, 2015

      UTC chief wants lift in group’s returns

      The chief executive of United Technologies on Thursday showed his determination to drive up the conglomerate’s returns...

    17. March 12, 2015

      Weak demand sends Sikorsky spinning

      In the skies over Florida five years ago, a remarkable-looking Sikorsky helicopter marked an aviation milestone. Fitted...

    18. March 12, 2015

      United Technologies: helicopter parent

      Just why are the businesses of United Technologies, well, united? The industrial company (market value $110bn) focuses...

    19. March 12, 2015

      UTC plans spin-off for Black Hawk unit

      United Technologies plans to dispose of its business that builds the Black Hawk military helicopter, in a move that...

    20. January 27, 2015

      US corporate earnings: hard currency

      So where are the retailers with their cheery results? Tumbling oil prices were supposed to be a net boon for the US...

    21. January 27, 2015

      Strong dollar weighs on US results

      Blue-chip Wall Street stocks saw sharp falls on Tuesday after a string of weak results showed the pressure US...

    22. January 27, 2015

      Stronger dollar forces UTC to cut earnings guidance

      United Technologies on Monday was forced to cut 2 per cent from projections it made as recently as December 11 as it...

    23. January 26, 2015

      Travel chaos expected as US east coast braced for blizzard

      US storm Large swaths of the US northeast faced virtual transport shutdowns on Monday as several states declared...

    24. beyondbrics

      January 15, 2015

      Oil price slump cleaves divisions between EM winners and losers

      The skidding prices of oil and other commodities are starting to cleave sharp divisions between those emerging market...

    25. December 12, 2014

      New United Tech chief delivers 2015 warning

      United Technologies, the maker of Pratt & Whitney aero engines and Otis elevators, issued lower-than-expected...

    26. November 24, 2014

      United Technologies chief executive steps down without any explanation

      The chief executive of United Technologies – the US manufacturer of Pratt & Whitney jet engines and Sikorsky...

    27. November 7, 2014

      US earnings boost masks revenue fears

      Beating earnings expectations has long been the game played by companies and Wall Street. And the latest results season...

    28. August 5, 2014

      Meggitt shares hit bottom of FTSE 100

      Shares in Meggitt were the biggest fallers on the FTSE 100 on Tuesday after the aerospace engineer reported a 20 per...

    29. July 16, 2014

      Meggitt tops FTSE on bid talk

      UK aerospace manufacturer Meggitt jumped to the top of the FTSE 100 on Wednesday on talk of a possible bid from a US...

    30. July 14, 2014

      Test site highlights engine battle

      At the top of a hill near the village of Peebles, Ohio, stands an extraordinary apparatus, its face made up of pipes...

    31. July 10, 2014

      Jet engine makers take tech fight to the skies

      There is little obvious to distinguish the jet engine waiting at site 3B of General Electric’s Peebles engine-testing...

    32. July 8, 2014

      S&P warns of ExIm Bank risk for Boeing

      Dissolution of the US’s Export-Import Bank could have a “significant” long-term impact on Boeing, the commercial...

    33. June 27, 2014

      Sikorsky wins vital work with USAF rescue helicopter contract

      United Technologies’ Sikorsky helicopters took a key step towards securing long-term military orders when the US Air...

    34. June 2, 2014

      US companies warn on foreign tax threat

      US multinationals face a threat of “unprecedented taxes on trade and investment” from efforts to close gaps in the...

    35. May 16, 2014

      Satellite pinpoints US’s Russian space dependence

      Battle over rocket technology When a US National Reconnaisance Office satellite lifted off into the sky above Cape...

    36. January 22, 2014

      US aerospace groups cite mixed demand

      Two of the biggest suppliers in the US aerospace industry on Wednesday announced a mixture of strong demand from...

    37. October 22, 2013

      UTC lifts profit forecast as sales weaken

      United Technologies on Tuesday became the second big industrial company in a week to lift its current-year profit...

    38. October 7, 2013

      US defence contractors recall staff

      Many of the tens of thousands of staff at military contractors who faced being sent home this week are to stay at work...

    Search for United Technologies Corp and