former American defense contractor and industrial corporation
Raytheon Company is an American defense contractor and industrial corporation. It makes military weapons and commercial electronics. It is the world's largest producer of guided missiles. Raytheon was set up in 1922.
|Traded as||NYSE: RTN|
S&P 500 Component
|Industry||Aerospace and defense|
|Founded||Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States (1922)|
Laurence K. Marshall
Charles G. Smith
|Headquarters||Waltham, Massachusetts, United States|
|William H. Swanson|
(Chairman) & (CEO)
|Revenue||$24.857 billion (2012)|
|$2.857 billion (2012)|
|$1.896 billion (2012)|
|Total assets||$25.854 billion (2012)|
|Total equity||$8.340 billion (2012)|
Number of employees
|Website||www.Raytheon.com (established 1999)|
- Raytheon Reports Solid Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2010 Results. PR Newswire. January 27, 2011
- Missile maker hopes to diversify, create technology for peacetime. Sazhightechconnect.com. Retrieved on 2012-02-04.
- "Raytheon Company: History". Raytheon. Retrieved 2012-06-10.