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(PWR) Quanta Services Incorporated – Bull of the Day

We have upgraded our recommendation from Neutral to Outperform on Quanta Services, Inc. (PWR). The company’s third quarter 2012 results were encouraging, with earnings of 45 cents — 25% ahead of the Zacks Consensus Estimate...

15Nov2012 | | Comments Off on (PWR) Quanta Services Incorporated – Bull of the Day | Continued

(CBI) Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V. Earns Another Contract

Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V. (CBI) recently won a contract from Occidental Chemical Corporation, wherein it will provide technology license, basic engineering and front end engineering and design (FEED) services for a proposed...

23Oct2012 | | Comments Off on (CBI) Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V. Earns Another Contract | Continued

(CBI) New Contract for Chicago Bridge & Iron

ChicagoBridge & Iron(CBI) has recently announced that it has won an offshore engineering contract in Europe. The contract is worth more than $80 million and is expected to be completed in fiscal 2013.

As per the terms of the contract, Chicago...

9Oct2012 | | Comments Off on (CBI) New Contract for Chicago Bridge & Iron | Continued

(PWR) Quanta Services Underperforms

Quanta Services Inc. (PWR) reported first-quarter 2011 adjusted loss per share of 5 cents, below the Zacks Consensus Estimate of earnings per share of 3 cents and prior-year earnings per share of 15 cents.

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(CBI) Chicago Bridge & Iron Company Wins Engineering and Design Deal

Lummus Technology, a part of Chicago Bridge & Iron Company (CBI), has been awarded a contract by Kazakhstan Petrochemical Industries Inc. for the license and basic engineering design work of a propane dehydrogenation unit and a...

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(SPWRA) SunPower Earns Conditional Loan from U.S. Department of Energy

SunPower Corporation (SPWRA) announced that it received a conditional loan guarantee of $1.187 billion from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) for its 250 Megawatt (MW) California Valley Solar Ranch power plant. Once completed this...

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(CBI) Chicago Bridge & Iron Earns Abu Dhabi Contract

Chicago Bridge & Iron Company (CBI) announced today that it has bagged a contract, worth US$40 million, awarded by Daewoo Engineering and Construction Co. Ltd. for a storage tank project in Abu Dhabi.

CB&I will provide...

24Nov2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(CBI) Chicago Bridge & Iron Earnings Beat The Street

Chicago Bridge & Iron Company (CBI), a.k.a. CB&I, has reported its third quarter 2010 results. Net income was $51.8 million, or 52 cents per share, topping the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 48 cents per share....

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(CBI) BP & Chicago Bridge & Iron Company Enter Licensing Agreement

Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V. (CBI) through its business unit, Lummus Technology signed an agreement with BP plc (BP), a London-based oil and gas company, for...

12Oct2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(SPWRA) SunPower Selected by Several U.S. Government Agencies

SunPower Corporation (SPWRA) was selected by a number of U.S. government agencies to install solar projects. The government agencies include the Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Lab (NREL), the General Services...

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(SPWRA) SunPower Is Selected By Teams Participating In Decathlon Europe

SunPower Corporation (SPWRA) was selected by six of the 17 university teams participating in Solar Decathlon Europe, to be held at Madrid in June 2010. The Solar Decathlon is one of the world’s most prestigious solar home-building...

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(SPWRA) SunPower Wins Another Contract

SunPower Corporation (SPWRA) won a contract from the San Ramon Valley Unified School District (“SRVUSD”) board of education to install high efficiency solar power systems totaling more than 3 megawatts (MW) at six schools...

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(CAEI) China Architectural Engineering Records an Earnings Loss

China Architectural Engineering Inc. (CAEI) reported net loss of $3.5 million or loss per share of 6 cents for its fiscal first quarter ended March 31. Results were disappointing, considering the net income of $943,611 million or...

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(SPWRA) SunPower’s First Quarter Loss Widens

SunPower Corporation (SPWRA) reported a first-quarter loss per share of 4 cents, a penny more than the Zacks Consensus Estimate of a 3-cent loss. However, on a GAAP basis, the company reported a quarterly EPS of 13 cents, compared...

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(SPWRA) SunPower Corporation Raised $250 Million in Two Offerings

SunPower Corporation (SPWRA) raised $250 million to replenish its liquidity subsequent to its acquisition of European solar power plant developer SunRay Renewable Energy.

SunPower raised the amount in two separate offerings...

12Apr2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(SPWRA) SunPower Expands into Europe and Middle East – Acquires SunRay

SunPower Corporation (SPWRA) is focused on gaining a firmer foothold in the rapidly expanding European and the Middle Eastern solar market. With this intent the company acquired leading European solar power plant developer – SunRay...

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(SPWRA) SunPower Earnings Significantly Beat Consensus

SunPower Corp. (SPWRA) reported fourth-quarter EPS of 47 cents (including 3 cents of accounting investigation expense), better than the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 34 cents. However, on a GAAP basis the company reported a quarterly...

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(CBI) Chicago Bridge & Iron Wins Peru Project

Chicago Bridge & Iron Co. (CBI) has secured a deal to supply a cryogenic natural gas processing plant in Malvinas, Peru, as part of an expansion of the Camisea gas project. CB&I’s deal, which is valued above US$45 million,...

18Mar2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(SPWRA) SunPower Corporation to Build Solar Project

SunPower Corporation (SPWRA) announced that it will design and construct a 1-megawatt solar power system at the Yolo County Justice Center in Woodland, California.

Yolo County, which will own the system and associated renewable...

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(CBI) Chicago Bridge & Iron Beats

Chicago Bridge & Iron (CBI), a.k.a. CB&I, has reported fourth quarter 2009 results. Net income was $41.2 million, or 41 cents per share, topping the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 39 cents per share. Quarterly revenue was $1.0...

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(CBI) Chicago Bridge & Iron Co Wins EPC Contract

Chicago Bridge & Iron Co. (CBI) announced the approval by Esso Highlands Limited of a contract with CB&I in its joint venture with Clough, for the engineering, procurement and construction of the PNG LNG Project’s gas conditioning...

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(CBI) Chicago Bridge & Iron Wins Refinery Project

Chicago Bridge & Iron Co. (CBI) has been awarded a project valued in excess of US$1.4 billion by Refinería de Cartagena S.A. (REFICAR) for the engineering, procurement services and construction of a new refinery, with processing...

23Nov2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(CAEI) China Architectural Engineering Posts Q3 Loss

China Architectural Engineering Inc. (CAEI) posted a net loss of 16 cents per share for the third quarter, compared to a net profit of 18 cents in the prior-year period. The net loss in the quarter can be attributed to lower contract...

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(CBI) Chicago Bridge & Iron Company NV Beats the Street

Chicago Bridge & Iron Company NV (CBI) reported net income of $40.8 million, or 42 cents per diluted share, for the third quarter of 2009, compared with $8.6 million, or 9 cents per diluted share, in the third quarter of 2008....

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(SPWRA) SunPower Corporation Surpasses, Trims Outlook

SunPower Corporation (SPWRA) has reported third quarter earnings of 28 cents per share, a penny above the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 27 cents. However, the company trimmed its outlook for fiscal 2009....

26Oct2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(PWR) Quanta Services Buys Price Gregory

Quanta Services Inc. (PWR) recently agreed to acquire privately held Price Gregory Services Inc., a leading natural gas and oil transmission pipeline infrastructure service provider in North America, in a cash and stock transaction valued at about $350 million.

According...

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(PWR) Quanta Services Prepares for Long-Term

Quanta Services, Inc. (PWR) signed an agreement to acquire privately-held Price Gregory Services, Inc., an energy infrastructure services provider in North America that specializes in the construction of large diameter transmission pipelines.

This transaction, which is expected...

3Sep2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(FIX) Comfort Systems USA – stock repurchase program to increase the shares authorized

Comfort Systems USA, Inc. ( FIX) traded ahead of the Dow Jones ($DJI), S&P 500 (SPX) and NASDAQ (COMP) during the past year. The company offers solid fundamentals Incorporatedluding very low levels of debt as evidenced by a debt-to-capital ratio of just 4%.

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In mid-November,...

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(FIX) – Comfort Systems USA – upward earnings estimate revisions from the analyst community

Comfort Systems USA, Inc. (FIX) has performed well against the broader market. Earnings for this Growth and Income pick are expected to grow by 14% over the next 3 – 5 years, which is in line with the industry average.

Company Description

Comfort Systems USA provides commercial...

25Oct2008 | | 0 comments | Continued

(FIX) – Comfort Systems USA – upward earnings estimate revisions from the analyst community

Comfort Systems USA, Inc. (FIX) has performed well against the broader market. Earnings for this Growth and Income pick are expected to grow by 14% over the next 3 – 5 years, which is in line with the industry average.

Company Description

Comfort Systems USA provides commercial...

24Oct2008 | | 0 comments | Continued