Fluor publishes earnings for second quarter

Engineering and construction company Fluor has announced that, for its second quarter ended 30 June 2010, net earnings were $157m (£101m), or $0.87 per diluted share, compared with $169m, or $0.93 per diluted share, for the same period last year.

Segment profit for the quarter was $262m, compared with $309m in the second quarter of 2009, while revenue was $5.2bn, compared with last year’s $5.3bn.