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Focus on Key Markets, Backlog Reductions & Demand Fulfillment Building Steady Outlook- Research Report on Toll Brothers, M/I Homes, KBR, Meritage Homes and Fluor Corporation

NEW YORK, March 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Investors Alliance announced new research reports highlighting Toll Brothers Inc (NYSE: TOL), M/I Homes Inc (NYSE: MHO), KBR, Inc. (NYSE: KBR), Meritage Homes Corp (NYSE: MTH) and Fluor Corporation (NEW)(NYSE: FLR). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings - via the links below.

Toll Brothers Inc Research Report

Despite being widely known as a luxury residential home builder in suburban communities, Toll Brothers is going with the trend and is now starting to develop condominiums in big cities. One of its recent projects include a 40-story glass skyscraper located in lower Manhattan. Toll Brothers CEO Douglas Yearly describes New York City as its "best market by far," due to high demand and customers who are willing to pay a premium for a tiny condo unit. Earlier this year, Toll Brothers City Living bought two new prime sites in Manhattan and another in Downtown Bethesda, Maryland. Going forward, Toll Brothers expects to continue constructing homes in prime locations to take advantage of the housing demand and high prices. With this strategy, Toll Brothers may be on the way to another year of strong results. The Full Research Report on Toll Brothers Inc - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.investors-alliance.com/r/full_research_report/851d_TOL]

M/I Homes Inc Research Report

Analysts are generally bullish about M/I Homes, with analysts at Standard & Poor's Rating Services raising its rating on M/I Homes from "B-" to "B." S&P states that it expects M/I Homes to "improve its liquidity and make faster-than-expected return to profitability." Furthermore, S&P credit analyst Matthew Lynam asserted that the company's strategy to focus on lucrative markets, as well as the housing market improvement, should help the company's overall credit metrics in the long run. Separately, JMP Securities also upgraded M/I Homes to an "Outperform" rating from a "Market perform" rating. Last year, the company ended with nearly 300 units more in backlog, representing its highest year-end backlog since 2006. The company was also able to significantly reduce its debt, giving it a strong financial position going into 2013. The Full Research Report on M/I Homes Inc - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.investors-alliance.com/r/full_research_report/4ae1_MHO]

KBR, Inc. Research Report

KBR has been securing contracts with various customers. Recently, the company was awarded a task order by the US Army Rock Island Contracting Command. KBR will provide the support to the US forces in the Kingdom of Bahrain, including facilities maintenance, power generation, and food service among others. Moreover, KBR has also been selected to provide licensing, engineering services, and proprietary equipment for a grassroots ammonia plant in Indonesia. By focusing on its strong markets, KBR is confident in its ability to deliver in the coming year. The Full Research Report on KBR, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.investors-alliance.com/r/full_research_report/4855_KBR]

Meritage Homes Corp Research Report

Meritage Homes has begun construction of a 90-home project in Manteca, California. This new construction project would support Manteca's growing population. As the company continues building new homes in high demand areas, it can expect to capitalize on the housing demand. For the fourth quarter of 2012, the company experienced strong order growth of 46 percent and revenue growth of 48 percent. Looking ahead, the company cites its significant backlog as well as its total assets which may propel the company to further growth. Full Research Report on Meritage Homes Corp - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.investors-alliance.com/r/full_research_report/9c34_MTH]

Fluor Corporation (NEW) Research Report

Fluor Corporation was recently awarded a contract to provide front-end engineering and design services for Qatar Petroleum and Shell Global Solutions. The company is pleased to become the cornerstone of future petrochemical development projects for Qatar and cites that the Middle East is an extremely important region for the company's growth. Looking ahead, the company is excited about its strong oil, gas, petrochemical and infrastructure markets. By concentrating on key markets and profiting from a backlog of $38.2 billion, Fluor Corporation is confident in its outlook going forward. The Full Research Report on Fluor Corporation (NEW) - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.investors-alliance.com/r/full_research_report/192e_FLR]

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