Boeing's Order Book Booms

Watch stocks you care about

The single, easiest way to keep track of all the stocks that matter...

Your own personalized stock watchlist!

It's a 100% FREE Motley Fool service...

Click Here Now

Boeing (NYSE: BA  ) released its latest report on airplane orders received -- and canceled -- through the first 10 months of 2013 on Thursday.

To date, the aerospace giant has booked:

  • 907 "gross" orders for various flavors of its 737 regional airliner
  • 133 orders for the 787 Dreamliner
  • 50 for the 777 airliner
  • 10 747 orders.

For context, that's twice as many 747s, a half-dozen more 777s, 65 more 737s, and a single Dreamliner more than what the company had on its order books just two weeks ago. According to the company, 20 of the new 737s will be going to Aerolineas Argentinas, two to Israel's El Al, one to a "Business Jet / VIP Customer," and 42 more to unidentified "customers(s)."

As for the rest, literally all of the other planes added to Boeing's order book will be going to Korean Air -- all five 747s, all six 777s, and the single new Dreamliner.

Net of orders lost to cancellation -- 131 737s, eight Triple-7s, five 747s, and one Dreamliner -- Boeing is left with a total of 955 commercial airplanes ordered year to date. 

Read/Post Comments (0) | Recommend This Article (2)

Comments from our Foolish Readers

Help us keep this a respectfully Foolish area! This is a place for our readers to discuss, debate, and learn more about the Foolish investing topic you read about above. Help us keep it clean and safe. If you believe a comment is abusive or otherwise violates our Fool's Rules, please report it via the Report this Comment Report this Comment icon found on every comment.

Be the first one to comment on this article.

Compare Brokers

Fool Disclosure

Sponsored Links

Leaked: Apple's Next Smart Device
(Warning, it may shock you)
The secret is out... experts are predicting 458 million of these types of devices will be sold per year. 1 hyper-growth company stands to rake in maximum profit - and it's NOT Apple. Show me Apple's new smart gizmo!

DocumentId: 2708395, ~/Articles/ArticleHandler.aspx, 9/28/2016 5:01:55 PM

Report This Comment

Use this area to report a comment that you believe is in violation of the community guidelines. Our team will review the entry and take any appropriate action.

Sending report...

Today's Market

updated Moments ago Sponsored by:
DOW 18,339.24 110.94 0.61%
S&P 500 2,171.37 11.44 0.53%
NASD 5,318.55 12.84 0.24%

Create My Watchlist

Go to My Watchlist

You don't seem to be following any stocks yet!

Better investing starts with a watchlist. Now you can create a personalized watchlist and get immediate access to the personalized information you need to make successful investing decisions.

Data delayed up to 5 minutes

Related Tickers

9/28/2016 4:04 PM
BA $132.23 Up +0.91 +0.69%
Boeing CAPS Rating: ****