JEC : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Quanta Wins Solar Power Contract - Analyst Blog

    February 12, 2013
    Quanta Services, Inc. (PWR) through its subsidiary, Quanta Power Generation, Inc., received an engineering, procurement and ...
  2. Fluor Receives Williams Contract - Analyst Blog

    February 4, 2013
    Fluor Corporation (FLR) announced that it has received a contract from Williams Companies Inc. (WMB) to provide groundwork ...
  3. Another Contract for Jacobs - Analyst Blog

    January 23, 2013
    Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (JEC), a technical professional services company, received a program management contract from ...
  4. Deere and More Big Movers in Capital Goods on December 27, 2 ...

    December 27, 2012
    This morning's trading has marked a bad day for the market so far. The Nasdaq has fallen 0.7%; the S&P 500 has slipped 0.8%; ...
  5. The Re-building of America - Analyst Blog

    December 26, 2012
    Experts warn that the infrastructure deficit in the U.S. is stifling national competitiveness. At the same time, some of ...
  6. CBI Shareholders Favor Shaw Buyout - Analyst Blog

    December 20, 2012
    Chicago Bridge & Iron Co. N.V. (CBI) announced that its shareholders have approved the proposed acquisition of The Shaw Group ...
  7. Yet Another Contract for FWLT - Analyst Blog

    October 16, 2012
    Foster Wheeler AG (FWLT) received an engineering and procurement contract from Sadara Chemical Company (Sadara) for its Global ...
  8. Foster Wheeler Gets New Contract - Analyst Blog

    August 24, 2012
    The Global Engineering and Construction Group of Foster Wheeler AG (FWLT) received a contract from Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. ...
  9. CB&I's Acquisition Of Shaw Is Shocking And Awesome

    July 30, 2012
    CB&I makes a bold bid for an underperforming E&C peer in what's a transformative but risky deal for the company.
  10. Regulation Likely To Always Weigh On Shaw

    July 11, 2012
    Shaw looks undervalued, but there's a lot of uncertainty to the model.
  11. Shaw Group Looks To Rebuild In 2012

    November 2, 2011
    Shaw suffered a blow in the fourth quarter, but is optimistic about 2012 projections.
  12. Shaw Group Stumbles

    July 5, 2011
    Shaw Group posted a disappointing third quarter, which the market disliked along with its guidance.
  13. 3 Stocks Building the Future

    June 21, 2011
    From earthquakes to tornadoes to floods, all illustrate that some companies thrive when disaster strikes, observes Hilary ...
  14. Fastenal's Stock Has More Than Recovered

    April 14, 2011
    Fastenal's results should continue improving throughout 2011.
  15. Shaw Group Falters

    April 14, 2011
    Shaw Group posted a disappointing second quarterm and the stock has been slammed on concerns of its exposure to the nuclear ...
  16. Four Small Caps From The Perkins Portfolio

    November 4, 2010
    Perkins' small-cap value fund's three- and five-year performance is excellent, and investors should take note.
  17. Shaw Group Cleaning Up

    July 15, 2010
    So far this year, Shaw has outperformed the S&P 500 by 18%, reflecting stable revenue and upside potential.
  18. Long Live The Oil Sands

    February 8, 2010
    Capital investment in the Canadian Oil sands has started to flow again as the recession winds down.
  19. Best Mid Caps In 2010

    January 6, 2010
    A look at four mid caps that should outperform the market in 2010.
  20. Worst Five Mid-Cap Stocks In November

    December 8, 2009
    Some mid-cap stocks lagged the index in November as they proved that earnings are still everything in the investment world.
  21. Not So Fast On Fastenal

    October 14, 2009
    Challenging industry conditions are wreaking havoc on Fastenal's share price valuation.
  22. Fluor Engineered For Gains

    May 18, 2009
    Engineering giant Fluor had a terrific first quarter earnings report. Does this mean that heavy infrastructure projects are ...
  23. Time To Nail Down Construction Stocks?

    May 13, 2009
    Although the construction industry is slow, insider buying trends show companies that may be on the rise.
  24. Picking Up Fluor Off The Floor

    March 18, 2009
    Large infrastructure engineering companies have seen their stock prices hammered. But will the future for this sector be ...
  25. Industrial Construction: Hard Hat Required

    May 30, 2007
    A look three industrial builders (SGR, JEC, FLR) who are thriving in a highly volatile industry
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