The N&SS segment engages in the research , development, production, and modification of products and services that assist in the transformation of operations to be network - centric, though integration , intelligence and surveillance systems, communications architecture and space exploration.
The BCC segment facilitates, arranges, structures and provides selective financing solutions in the commercial aircraft market, and the space and defense markets .This segment portfolio consists of financial leases, notes and other receivables, equipment under operating leases, and investments and assets held for sale or re-lease.
Operating margins for Boeing are lower than the competition. This is because Boeing is primarily into the highly competitive civil aviation sector, while its competitors are mostly in defense related products, where pricing is not that big an issue.
The price earning ratio indicates that relative to the competition, Boeing has been valued at a higher price by the market. Overall, the industry P/E indicates that defense/aviation sector prices are still reasonable , and there is upside potential still remaining.
situation where demand for its product is high, and global supply is low, the cash flow will keep coming. So, in this volatile market, I am buying stocksBoeing's backlog 's worth approximately 263 Billion U.S.D. This demand is not just from the U.S.