Company & Industry Overviews
KBR has an assorted mix of business portfolios, which helps it combat cyclicality associated with any single market.
Among the ratings listed in Thomson Reuters, ten analysts have a “hold” rating on Jacobs Engineering, five have a “buy” rating, and two have a “sell” rating.
After Donald Trump won the US presidential election, Jacobs Engineering (JEC) rose 9% on November 9. For now, the benefits are just speculation.
The First Trust ISE Global Construction and Engineering ETF (FLM) invests 2.9% of its holdings in Jacobs Engineering Group.
Fluor Corporation is way ahead of its ETFs based on PBV ratio. The PBV ratios of FLR, FLM, FXR, RPV, and RGI are 2.2x, 1.4x, 2.2x, 1.1x, and 3.0x, respectively.
After Fluor Corporation’s 3Q15 earnings report, which showed an 8.8% drop in revenue, FLR fell by 1.4% to close at $46.55 per share on October 29, 2015.
Greenlight Capital exited a position in Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC). The position accounted for 2.05% of the fund’s portfolio for the second quarter that ended in June.
Greenlight disclosed a new position in NSAM. The position accounted for 1.21% of the fund’s portfolio for the third quarter that ended in September.
Activist investor David Einhorn’s Greenlight Capital’s recent 13F filing revealed new positions and disposals during the third quarter that ended in September.
Barry Rosenstein’s hedge fund JANA Partners disclosed a new position in URS Corp. (URS) at the end of February 2014. URS is an international provider of engineering, construction, and technical services.