Fluor The project management services company reported last week fourth-quarter earnings of $153 million, or 90 cents a share, up from year-ago earnings of $117 million, or 65 cents. "As we expected, FLR maintained its conservative '12 EPS outlook of $3.40-3.80," Bank of America Merrill Lynch analysts wrote in a Feb. 23 report. "The mid-point of the range was below consensus of $3.76 and our high-on-the- Street forecast of $4.25. We think that FLR has an earnings cushion early in the year, and maintain our estimates." Forward Annual Dividend Yield: 1% Rated "B (Buy)" by TheStreet Ratings: The company's fourth-quarter gross profit margin decreased from the prior year. Fluor has weak liquidity. Its Quick Ratio is 0.91, which demonstrates a lack of ability to meet its short-term cash needs. In the fourth quarter, stockholders' net worth decreased 2.90% from the previous year. TheStreet Ratings' price target is $73.91. The stock closed Tuesday at $62.00 and has risen 23.38% year to date.