Fluor Reaches New 52-Week High (FLR)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) hit a new 52-week high Monday as it is currently trading at $66.90, above its previous 52-week high of $66.83 with 1.5 million shares traded as of 11:56 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 2.1 million shares over the past 30 days.

Fluor has a market cap of $10.1 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 9.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Fluor Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides engineering, procurement, construction, maintenance, and project management services worldwide. The company operates in five segments: Oil & Gas, Industrial & Infrastructure, Government, Global Services, and Power. The company has a P/E ratio of 22, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Fluor as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in net income, good cash flow from operations, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. You can view the full Fluor Ratings Report.

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