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Their return is more than double the spot rate of the 20-year high-quality market corporate bonds

In order to come across value opportunities, investors may want to consider stocks whose earnings returns have outperformed that of the 20-year high-quality market corporate bonds.

These bonds represent corporate loans that have been issued by triple-A, double-A and single-A rated companies, which have a high capacity to repay their loans. As a result, the U.S.-listed equities that represent these issuers of investment-grade bonds imply a very low investment risk for their shareholders.

Thus, investors may want to have a look at the following stocks, as their earnings returns have recently more than doubled the monthly spot rate that the

97 Views    Alberto Abaterusso    2020-04-08 16:08
Guru stock highlight

KBR, Inc. (KBR - $30.50 - NYSE) (KBR) has transitioned from an engineering and construction (E&C) business to a government service business under new CEO, Stuart Bradie, which led to its recent reclassification from the Industrial to the Technology sector. KBR had a strong year in its Government Services segment securing more business than expected under the LOGCAP V military base contract. With the reclassification and Government Services a larger mix of the total company, the company has received a higher valuation versus the core E&C peers. In addition, the company was able to complete the work on the

46 Views    Sydnee Gatewood    2020-01-23 17:57
Discussion of markets and holdings

To Our Shareholders:

For the quarter ended December 31, 2019, the KEELEY Small-Mid Cap Value Fund’s net asset value (“NAV”) per Class A share increased 9.64% versus a gain of 7.07% for the Russell 2500 Value Index. During the full-year 2019, the Fund gained 31.65% versus 23.57% for the Russell 2500 Value Index.

Commentary

The old adage, “Don’t fight the Fed” remains true. With the Fed on hold given the dovish bias for 2020, plus the outlook for renewed growth in trade/capital spending as the uncertainty is lifted with Phase I of the China/US trade agreement, the market posted another

52 Views    Sydnee Gatewood    2020-01-23 17:56
Guru stock highlight

KBR, Inc. (KBR - $30.50 – NYSE) (KBR) operates two similar but unrelated businesses; Government Solutions which provides outsourcing services to government entities (mostly the US Government), and Energy Solutions which provides engineering, construction, and maintenance services to global energy and utility companies. Shares performed well during the fourth quarter due to solid third quarter results, strong bookings in both businesses, and continued progress in completing and resolving a troubled Energy Solutions project.

From Keeley Asset Management's Small Cap Dividend Value Fund fourth-quarter shareholder commentary.

21 Views    Sydnee Gatewood    2020-01-23 17:37
Discussion of markets and holdings

To Our Shareholders:

For the quarter ended December 31, 2019, the KEELEY Small Cap Dividend Value Fund’s net asset value (“NAV”) per Class A share rose 5.55% versus an 8.49% gain for the Russell 2000 Value Index. During the full-year 2019, the Fund gained 22.36% compared with a 22.39% gain for the benchmark.

Commentary

After limping into the end of 2018, the market bounced back in the first quarter and never looked back. As measured by the S&P 500 (or any other Index for that matter), the market rose in all four quarters, historically the market has had this outcome

54 Views    Sydnee Gatewood    2020-01-23 17:36
SRC Energy, Toll Brothers make the list

According to the GuruFocus All-in-One Screener, the following companies with market caps over $5 billion look cheap since they are trading with low price-sales ratios.

SRC Energy Inc. (SRCI) shares are trading around $5.24 with a price-sales ratio of 2.26 and a price-earnings ratio of 5.46. The company which operates in the exploration and production of oil and natural gas properties, has a market cap of $1.27 billion. The stock has risen at an annualized rate of 6.6% over the last 10 years.

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The discounted cash flow calculator gives the

64 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2018-12-10 17:43

Recent correction in oil prices have taken a toll on Chicago

1622 Views    Ashish Sharma    2015-03-18 19:36

In this article, let's take a look at Fluor Corporation (FLR), a $9.31 billion market cap company, which is one of the world's largest engineering, procurement and construction companies, with more than 65% of its backlog derived from outside the U.S.

Other Segments

The company operates in different segments: Oil and Gas 42% of 2013 revenues, Industrial and Infrastructure, 41%; Global Services, 2%; Government, 10% and Power, 5%. Obviously, more than 80% is concentrated in the O&G and I&I businesses, the other three business segments should become more important in the future. For example, new gas-fired plants or alternative energy

878 Views    Omar Venerio    2014-12-19 20:02

According to GuruFocus list of 3-year lows, Talisman Energy Inc, KBR Inc, Quality Systems Inc, and Arch Coal Inc. have all reached their 3-year lows.

Talisman Energy Inc (TLM) Reached $9.69

The prices of Talisman Energy Inc (TLM) shares have declined to $9.69, which is 38.5% off the 3-year high of $15.39.

Talisman Energy Inc, is incorporated under the Canada Business Corporations Act. Talisman Energy Inc has a market cap of $9.91 billion; its shares were traded at around $9.69 with and P/S ratio of 2.15. The dividend yield of Talisman Energy Inc stocks is 2.82%.

Talisman Energy Inc.

1363 Views    Jimmy Xiao    2014-09-13 23:49

About the Business

KBR Inc. was incorporated in Delaware as an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Halliburton Company. The company is a global engineering, construction and services company supporting the energy, hydrocarbon, government services, minerals, civil infrastructure, power and industrial sectors. KBR offers a range of services through six business units: Government and Infrastructure, Upstream, Services, Downstream and Technology and ventures.

Income

KBE has seen declining revenues over the past five years (five-year revenue trend of -11.5%); however, amid falling revenues, gross margin has increased. KBR is making a larger percentage of gross profit from its revenues despite seeing falling revenues.

1030 Views    Brendon    2014-06-05 14:24

This morning we will take a look some of the most widely held guru stocks that are near their 52-week lows.

Coca-Cola (KO) closed at $38.33 on Wednesday near its 52-week low of $36.83. The company manufactures, markets and sells nonalcoholic beverages worldwide. It is held by 27 gurus we follow.

Market Cap: $168.88 billion, P/E: 20.30

Business Predictability: 5/5, Financial Strength: 7/10, Profitability & Growth: 8/10

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Zoetis (ZTS) closed at $29.62 on Wednesday near its 52-week low of $28.66. The company engages in the discovery, development, manufacturing and commercialization of animal health medicines

720 Views    Chris Mydlo    2014-04-03 15:26
When Guru [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=David+Tepper]David Tepper[/url] says his hedge fund bets on the country’s revival, nothing demonstrates it better than his investment in ‘bricks and mortar’ engineering and construction companies and their projects. Tepper’s updated portfolio lists 72 stocks, 12 of them new, with a total value of $6.9 billion, and a quarter over quarter turnover of 37%. The hedge fund portfolio is currently weighted with top three sectors: ETF, options, preferred at 27.9%, financial services at 17% and industrials at 15.6%. [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=David+Tepper]David Tepper[/url], founder of Appaloosa Management, personally earned $2.2 billion in 2012, and is the highest-earning among the top 40
1441 Views    Sally Jones    2013-09-14 15:43
[url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=Westport+Asset+Management]Westport Asset Management[/url] just reported their fourth quarter portfolio. The firm likes to invest in undervalued companies with market cap between $2 and $10 billion. The firm’s flagship fund Westport Fund has achieved impressive performance since 1999. The fund outperformed the market every year except for 2006, when the fund underperformed by 2.5%. As of 12/31/2010, [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=Westport+Asset+Management]Westport Asset Management[/url] owns 64 stocks with a total value of $1.2 billion. These are the details of the buys and sells. This is the portfolio chart of [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=Westport+Asset+Management]Westport Asset Management[/url]. You can click on the legend of the chart to show/hide buys, sells,
3395 Views    gurufocus    2011-02-04 00:41
Chicago Bridge & Iron (CBI) is yet another Magic Formula engineering and construction (E&C) company, joining the likes of similar firms like Fluor (FLR), Jacobs Engineering (JEC), and KBR (KBR). CBI's closest cousin amongst the Magic Formula E&C stocks is probably Foster Wheeler (FWLT), as both companies focus primarily on energy related projects for oil and gas.I thought it was interesting that Chicago Bridge & Iron is not located in Chicago (in fact, headquarters is in the Netherlands!), and does not construct bridges. The "iron" part might make some sense, as about a third of sales come from the steel
4041 Views    guruek    2010-03-26 17:12
Rick Aster's funds were down about 30% last year. During the past 10 years, his value fund gained about 9.8% a year, and his growth fund gained 7% a year. These numbers are outstanding compared with the S&P500, which lost 1.38% a year during the past 10 years. Rick Aster is having high turnovers these days, too. These are his buys and sells during the 4th quarter. [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=Richard+Aster+Jr]Richard Aster Jr[/url] buys Republic Services Inc., Wells Fargo & Company, Copart Inc., Kohl's Corp., Commercial Metals Company, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Continental Resources Inc., Johnson Controls Inc., The Home Depot Inc., Nordstrom
7488 Views    gurufocus    2009-02-11 14:44
If you want to invest in energy stocks, you should certainly see what billionaire oilman Boone Pickens is doing. He bought a lot of energy stocks again. These are his buys and sells during the third quarter. T Boone Pickens buys Exxon Mobil Corp., Chevron Corp., Foster Wheeler Ltd., sells Valero Energy Corp., Tesoro Corp. during the 3-months ended 09/30/2007, according to the most recent filings of his investment company, BP Capital. T Boone Pickens owns 21 stocks with a total value of $1.3 billion. These are the details of the buys and sells. New Purchases: CVX, FWLT, XOM, Added
12617 Views    gurufocus    2007-11-16 00:08
T Boone Pickens buys Anadarko Petroleum Corp., Weatherford International Ltd., KBR Inc, sells Peabody Energy Corp., Mariner Energy, Inc. Common Stock, Consol Energy Inc., Encana Corporation, Eog Resources Inc., Halliburton Co. during the 3-months ended 06/30/2007, according to the most recent filings of his investment company, BP Capital. T Boone Pickens owns 20 stocks with a total value of $856 million. These are the details of the buys and sells. New Purchases: APC, KBR, WFT, Added Positions: TLM, Reduced Positions: GSF, TSO, VLO, Sold Out: BTU, CNX, ECA, EOG, HAL, ME, Added: Talisman Energy Inc. (TLM) T Boone Pickens added
9181 Views    gurufocus    2007-08-16 12:21

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