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52-Week High Companies: FLR, APD, MOT, CEO, EMC

January 01, 2011 | About:
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According to GuruFocus updates, these Guru stocks have reached their 52-Week Highs: Fluor Corp. (FLR), Air Products and Chemicals Inc. (APD), Motorola Inc. (MOT), CNOOC Ltd. (CEO), and EMC Corp. (EMC).

Fluor Corp. (FLR) Reached the 52-Week High of $66.26



Fluor is a FORTUNE 500 company that delivers engineering, procurement, construction, maintenance (EPCM), and project management to governments and clients in diverse industries around the world. Fluor Corp. has a market cap of $11.85 billion; its shares were traded at around $66.26 with a P/E ratio of 30.9 and P/S ratio of 0.5. The dividend yield of Fluor Corp. stocks is 0.8%. Fluor Corp. had an annual average earning growth of 22% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated Fluor Corp. the business predictability rank of 2-star.



On November 4, Fluor Corporation announced financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2010. Revenue rose 2 percent to $5.5 billion, compared with $5.4 billion in the third quarter of 2009. The company reported a net loss attributable to Fluor of $54 million, compared with net earnings attributable to Fluor of $162 million a year ago. Segment profit for the quarter was $38 million, including the impact of the charges mentioned above, down from $300 million a year ago.



Fluor Corp. is in the portfolios of T Boone Pickens, Diamond Hill Capital, Pioneer Investments, David Dreman, Chuck Royce, Steven Cohen, Dodge & Cox, and Kenneth Fisher.

Last month, Sell: Senior Vice President Glenn C Gilkey sold shares of FLR stock. In November, Sell: Chairman and CEO Alan L Boeckmann, Sell: Senior V.P. & CFO D Michael Steuert, Sell: Senior V.P. & CFO D Michael Steuert, Sell: Group President Kirk D Grimes, Sell: Group President David R Dunning, Sell: COO David Thomas Seaton , and Sell: Group President John L Hopkins sold shares.



Air Products and Chemicals Inc. (APD) Reached the 52-Week High of $90.95

Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. has established an internationally recognized industrial gas and related industrial process equipment business, and developed strong positions as a producer of certain chemicals. Air Products And Chemicals Inc. has a market cap of $19.5 billion; its shares were traded at around $90.95 with a P/E ratio of 18.1 and P/S ratio of 2.2. The dividend yield of Air Products And Chemicals Inc. stocks is 2.2%. Air Products And Chemicals Inc. had an annual average earning growth of 9.3% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated Air Products And Chemicals Inc. the business predictability rank of 3-star.

On October 21, Air Products reported income from continuing operations of $294 million, or diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.35, for its fiscal 2010 fourth quarter versus $246 million and $1.14, respectively, for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2009. Fourth quarter revenues of $2,351 million increased 10 percent versus prior year and four percent sequentially. Underlying revenues were up eight percent and three percent respectively. Operating income of $402 million rose 22 percent versus prior year and seven percent sequentially on higher volumes across all segments.

Air Products and Chemicals Inc. is in the portfolios of Chris Shumway, Diamond Hill Capital, Westport Asset Management, Pioneer Investments, Larry Robbins, Jean-Marie Eveillard, Tom Gayner, Chris Davis, Mario Gabelli, Bruce Koyner, Steven Cohen, and Dodge & Cox.

Motorola Inc. (MOT) Reached the 52-Week High of $9.07

Motorola, Inc. is a global leader in providing integrated communications solutions and embedded electronic solutions. Motorola Inc. has a market cap of $21.31 billion; its shares were traded at around $9.07 with a P/E ratio of 26.6 and P/S ratio of 1.

On October 28, Motorola Inc. reported sales of $4.9 billion in the third quarter of 2010, up 13 percent from the third quarter a year ago. GAAP net earnings in the third quarter of 2010 were $109 million, or .05 per share, compared to $12 million, or .01 per share, in the third quarter 2009. GAAP earnings from continuing operations in the third quarter of 2010, which excludes the portion of the Networks business expected to be acquired by NSN, were $7 million, compared to a loss from continuing operations of $90 million in the third quarter of 2009. Non-GAAP earnings from continuing operations in the third quarter of 2010 were $278 million, or .12 per share, up from .01 per share in the third quarter of 2009.

Motorola Inc. is in the portfolios of Carl Icahn, NWQ Managers, Dodge & Cox, Private Capital, Charles Brandes, Richard Perry, PRIMECAP Management, Jeff Auxier, Bruce Koyner, Louis Moore Bacon, Steven Cohen, Irving Kahn, George Soros, Mario Gabelli, Bill Frels, and Jeremy Grantham.

Last month, Buy: 10% Owner Carl C Icahn bought 2,456,862 shares of MOT stock. Sell: EVP, Pres, Ent Mobility Solut Eugene A Delaney sold 12,700 shares in August.

CNOOC Ltd. (CEO) Reached the 52-Week High of $238.37

CNOOC Limited is a company that engages primarily in the exploration, development and production of crude oil and natural gas offshore China. CNOOC Ltd. has a market cap of $106.48 billion; its shares were traded at around $238.37 with and P/S ratio of 8.7. The dividend yield of CNOOC Ltd. stocks is 2%.



CNOOC Ltd. is in the portfolios of Murray Stahl, Sarah Ketterer, Jim Simons, Kenneth Fisher, Bruce Koyner, and Jeremy Grantham.

EMC Corp. (EMC) Reached the 52-Week High of $22.9

EMC Corporation and its subsidiaries design, manufacture, market and support a wide range of hardware and software products and provide services for the storage, management, protection and sharing of electronic information. EMC Corp. has a market cap of $47.18 billion; its shares were traded at around $22.9 with a P/E ratio of 24.6 and P/S ratio of 3.4. EMC Corp. had an annual average earning growth of 8.2% over the past 5 years.

On Oct. 19, EMC Corporation reported record financial results for the company's third fiscal quarter of 2010. For the third quarter, consolidated revenue was $4.21 billion, an increase of 20% compared with the year-ago quarter; GAAP net income attributable to EMC increased 58% year over year to $472.5 million; and GAAP diluted earnings per share were $0.22, up 57% year over year. Non-GAAP1 net income attributable to EMC for the third quarter was $649.4 million, an increase of 35% compared with the year-ago quarter, and non-GAAP1 earnings per diluted share were $0.30, an increase of 30% year over year.



EMC is in the portfolios of Julian Robertson of Tiger Management, Andreas Halvorsen of Viking Global Investors LP, PRIMECAP Management, Kenneth Fisher of Fisher Asset Management, LLC, Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc, Eric Mindich of Eton Park Capital Management, L.P., Pioneer Investments, John Buckingham of Al Frank Asset Management, Inc., Whitney Tilson of T2 Partners Management, LP, Larry Robbins of Glenview Capital, RS Investment Management, Steven Cohen of SAC Capital Advisors, Mario Gabelli of GAMCO Investors, Chris Shumway of Shumway Capital Partners LLC, Louis Moore Bacon of Moore Capital Management, LP, Jeremy Grantham of GMO LLC, George Soros of Soros Fund Management LLC.



Last month, Sell: EVP & CFO David I Goulden, Sell: Pres & COO II & Cloud Services Howard D Elias, and Sell: EVP, Customer Experience Frank Hauck sold shares of EMC stock. Sell: Vice Chairman William J Jr Teuber sold 284,204 shares in November and Sell: Chairman, President and CEO Joseph M Tucci sold shares in October.


Rating: 3.7/5 (3 votes)

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