S&P Capital IQ Picks Flowserve Focus Stock of the Week

            S&P Capital IQ Picks Flowserve Focus Stock of the Week

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NEW YORK, June 10, 2013

NEW YORK, June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Flowserve Corp. (NYSE: FLS: $168) has
been picked by S&P Capital IQ as its Focus Stock of the Week. FLS carries S&P
Capital IQ's highest investment recommendation of 5-STARS, or Strong Buy.

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"We believe Flowserve is well positioned to maintain its strong organic growth
in its core end markets, while supplementing that growth with strategic
'bolt-on' acquisitions. With oil prices remaining high, major oil companies
should continue to ramp up larger projects, while deferred maintenance
projects at refineries should pick up later this year, in our view, as
companies have postponed these projects due to strong demand for fuel," said
Stewart Scharf, equity analyst at S&P Capital IQ.

"We see the company continuing to win new business via its diversified
geographic mix and aftermarket strategy, and its ability, in our opinion, to
execute on its contracts. We believe Flowserve will also continue operational
improvements and shifting manufacturing and engineering to low-cost regions,
while monitoring customers and suppliers. We expect additional global
opportunities for aftermarket services, as the company maintains response
centers close to its customers, and develops long-term relationships." 

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