New Trade for October 12th, 2023

Growing uncertainties are steering the market away from speculative ventures, but this doesn’t mean embracing dullness. There are solid opportunities out there that offer the best of both worlds: reliable income and potential for growth.

For those looking to recalibrate their holdings to mirror the times, our stock recommendation for today presents a compelling opportunity. 


RTX, a defense contractor with a history under the name Raytheon Technologies. It might raise eyebrows, but RTX plays a critical role in national security.

In terms of passive income, RTX boasts a 3.19% yield, outshining the sector average of 1.64%. The company has been steadily increasing its dividend since 2020, with a sustainable payout ratio of 45.65%.

When it comes to insider transactions, there have been some notable moves. The most recent was on July 26, when RTX Director James A. Winnefeld Jr. acquired 100 shares. He had previously added 200 shares in April last year.

 Analyst opinions are divided, but the consensus leans toward a moderate buy, with an average price target suggesting a 25% upside potential, reaching $90.