Higher taxes led Leidos [LDOS] to report a slight dip in its fourth quarter earnings, but sales were strong and adjusted earnings easily topped analysts’ estimates. Net income in the quarter fell nearly 4 percent to $181 million, $1.26 earnings per share (EPS), from $188 million ($1.25 EPS) a ...

Engineering and procurement giant Fluor [FLR] reversed course and decided not sell its government contracting business, which has contracts with Department of Energy’s nuclear weapons complex, and Department of Defense, the company said Tuesday. The Irving, Texas-based company announced the ...

The Department of Energy plans to issue the MITRE Corp.-funded JASON group of civilian scientists more nuclear security work by the end of April, according to a procurement note published last week. The civilian agency in February announced that its semiautonomous National Nuclear Security ...