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Why United Technologies' Diversification Is Good News

Navjot Kaur
May 1, 2012

First-quarter numbers from diversified manufacturer United Technologies (NYSE: UTX  ) might send mixed signals to some investors. This was the first earnings release after the company decided to acquire aircraft component manufacturer Goodrich (NYSE: GR  ) in a whopping $16.5 billion deal. United Tech plans to sell off three of its non-c