Boeing (BA -1.9%) shares finished lower as the company scrambles to iron out contract problems...

|About: The Boeing Company (BA)|By:, SA News Editor

Boeing (BA -1.9%) shares finished lower as the company scrambles to iron out contract problems that forced it to postpone the first delivery of its 747-8 jumbo jet. The aborted Cargolux delivery is embroiled in a wider dispute between Qatar Airways and Boeing over late-delivery penalties for the 787 Dreamliner, one aircraft analyst says, likely a "short-term hiccup."