All Posts Tagged With: "URS"

(URS) URS Corporation Analyst Stays Neutral on Shares

On May 20, 2013, we retained URS Corporation (URS) at Neutral, following its first-quarter 2013 results. Strong performance in the oil & gas business has been fully offset by weak performance in the Federal and Construction business. Why...

19Aug2013 | | Comments Off | Continued

(URS) URS Awarded U.S. Army Contract

URS Corporation (URS) recently received an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity, multiple award contract from the U.S. Army Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville, AL. The scope of the contract includes providing design-build...

10Aug2013 | | Comments Off | Continued

(WSM) Williams-Sonoma – Growth And Income – Zacks Rank Buy

Williams-Sonoma Inc. (WSM) has been consistently delivering positive earnings surprises for the past four years. Keeping with this trend, this specialty retailer of home products reported solid fiscal first-quarter 2012 earnings that...

21Aug2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(WSM) Williams-Sonoma – Growth And Income – Zacks Rank Buy

Williams-Sonoma Inc. (WSM) has been consistently delivering positive earnings surprises for the past four years. Keeping with this trend, this specialty retailer of home products reported solid fiscal first-quarter 2012 earnings that...

23Jul2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(WSM) Williams-Sonoma – Growth And Income – Zacks Rank Buy

Williams-Sonoma Inc. (WSM) has been consistently delivering positive earnings surprises for the past four years. Keeping with this trend, this specialty retailer of home products reported solid fiscal first-quarter 2012 earnings that...

23Jul2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(URS) URS Corporation Wins Contract

URS Corporation (URS) received an order from the Department of Defense to provide the US Army aviation maintenance services. The task order is for a period of two years and has been granted under URS’ Contract Field Teams’ (CFT)...

24Sep2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(TTEK) Tetra Tech Excels in Thrd Quarter Earnings Report

Tetra Tech Inc. (TTEK) reported its third-quarter fiscal 2011 earnings per share of 38 cents, above the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 35 cents and the prior-year earnings of 33 cents. The company witnessed a strong demand for...

4Aug2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(AEP) American Electric Power Investing in Competitive Renewable Energy Zone Projects

Electric Transmission Texas, LLC (‘’ETT’’) – a joint venture between the subsidiaries of American Electric Power Company (AEP) and MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company – has entered into master agreements with three construction...

3Jul2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(TTEK) Tetra Tech and Science Applications International Joint Venture Wins Contract

A joint venture of Tetra Tech Inc. (TTEK) and Science Applications International Corporation (SAI), called Integrated Justice Systems International, LLC (IJSI) has...

1Jul2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(URS) URS Wins Indiana Contract

URS Corporation (URS) received a contract for its engineering, procurement, and construction services from Hoosier Energy Rural Electric Cooperative Inc. The services are to upgrade the present flue gas desulfurization systems at Hoosier...

22Jun2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(URS) URS Led Team Wins US DOE Contract

A team consisting of URS Corporation’s (URS) Energy & Construction group and CH2M HILL Constructors Inc. has entered into a contract with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to supply remediation and cleanup services to the East...

3May2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(LMT) U.S. Aerospace & Defense Overview – April 2011 – Industry Outlook

OVERVIEW The growth of the Aerospace and Defense industry depends largely on the spending outlook of government departments, with the U.S. defense budget being the primary driver. The U.S. is the world’s largest aerospace and defense market, and also home to the world’s...

27Apr2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(URS) URS Corporation Gets BP Order

URS Corporation (URS) has won a contract from BP Products North America, a group company of  BP Plc (BP) to provide construction and maintenance service to the Whiting...

13Apr2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(LMT) Lockheed Martin Teams with URS Corporation for LISC

Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMT) has teamed up with URS Corporation (URS) and InDyne to pursue the Launch & Test Range System Integrated Support Contract (LISC),...

13Apr2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(URS) URS Corporation Quarterly Report Falls Short

URS Corporation (URS) reported fourth-quarter 2010 earnings per share from continuing operations of 75 cents, underperforming the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 90 cents. Earnings for the quarter were above the prior-year earnings per...

6Mar2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(URS) URS Matches Analyst Forecasts on Lower Sales

URS Corp. (URS) reported third quarter 2010 earnings per share of 87 cents, which was in line with the Zacks Consensus Estimate. Earnings in the quarter increased 10.1% from 79 cents in the year-ago quarter. Revenue URS...

25Nov2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(URS) URS Corporation Marine Corps Contract

URS Corporation (URS) has won a contract to provide consultancy and fabrication services for communications and electrical distribution systems at Marine Corps base Camp Pendleton in California. The order has several embedded options...

15Nov2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(URS) URS Wins Scott Wilson Bid

URS Corporation (URS) has won a bidding war for Scott Wilson Group after privately held CH2M Hill withdrew its offer. URS Corporation had increased its offer to acquire Scott Wilson Group Plc from £161 million or $242 million to £223...

18Jul2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(URS) URS Corp Gets U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Contract

URS Corp. (URS) announced that it received a Multiple Award Task Order Contract (MATOC) for comprehensive technical design-build and construction services for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS). The contract vehicle can be...

9Apr2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(URS) URS Beats Earnings Estimates

URS Corp. (URS) reported fourth-quarter earnings per share from continuing operations of 65 cents, which was ahead of the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 58 cents. The company reported revenues of $2.11 billion, compared to revenues of...

3Mar2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(TTEK) Tetra Tech Incorporated Gets Wind Farm Deal

Tetra Tech, Inc. (TTEK) announced that it has been awarded a $40 million contract to design and build a 152-megawatt (MW) wind farm outside of Woodward, Oklahoma. Tech will provide engineering-procurement-construction (EPC)...

17Feb2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(TTEK) Tetra Tech Gets Federal Aviation Administration Contract

Tetra Tech Inc. (TTEK) announced that it has been awarded the $200 million Navigation Technical Assistance Contract (NAVTAC) with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The initial contract is for $70 million, but would grow...

8Jan2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(URS) URS Corporation Integrates Divisions – Takes Accounting Charge

URS Corporation (URS) will rebrand and integrate its EG&G and Washington divisions under the URS Corporation brand. Following the change, which will take effect on Jan 1, 2010, URS will present a single brand to clients and the...

27Dec2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(URS) URS Corporation Joint Venture Bags Tennessee Valley Authority Order

URS Corp. (URS) announced that G.UB.MK Constructors, a joint venture between URS, WorleyParsons and Williams Plant Services, has been selected by the Tennessee Valley Authority Board for award of a contract to perform maintenance and...

8Dec2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(TTEK) Tetra Tech Gets USAID Order

Tetra Tech, Inc. (TTEK) announced the award of a $63 million task order to provide architect/engineering (A/E) services for the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) in support of sustainable infrastructure development...

29Nov2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(TTEK) Tetra Tech Matches Earnings Estimates

Tetra Tech Inc. (TTEK) reported earnings per share of 33 cents for the fourth quarter of 2009, matching the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 32 cents. Revenue in the quarter was $575.1 million, down 11.4% from $649.2 million. Revenue,...

14Nov2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(URS) URS Corporation Joint Venture Gets FEMA Orders

URS Corporation (URS) announced that an alliance between URS and PBS&J has been awarded a contract by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to assist the agency in providing temporary housing and mass care solutions for the survivors of the disaster. The five-year...

14Oct2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(TTEK) Tetra Tech Gets Government Orders

Tetra Tech Inc. (TTEK) recently won a $25 million contract for providing technical support to several programs run by the US Environmental Protection Agency in the Pacific Southwest Region Water Division. During the five-year term of the agreement, Tetra Tech...

22Sep2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(URS) URS Corporation Bags Navy Contract

URS Corp. (URS) announced that it is one of four firms that have been awarded an indefinite delivery and indefinite quantity contract by the U.S. Navy for construction projects at Department of Defense installations worldwide. The contract has a maximum potential value to all four...

3Sep2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(URS) URS Corp. – Aggressive Growth – Zacks Rank Buy

URS Corp. (URS) Company Description URS Corp provides a wide range of construction management and technical services for several industries including manufacturing, chemical, pharmaceutical, mining and others. The services...

1Jun2009 | | 0 comments | Continued