Monday, February 19, 2018

Houston,TX-Based Refuse Systems Co Waste Management Generated 4Q 2017 Net Income of $903 Mil, Up a Very Robust 170% or Up $569 Mil From Its 4Q 2016 Net Income of $334 Mil ....................................................................................... Waste Management Received a US Federal Income Tax Benefit of $529 Mil in the 4Q 2017 From the Puzzling, Very Lucrative US Federal Income Tax Debt Forgiveness Feature in the Texas-Favored US Trump Tax Cuts Act ....................................................................................... This $529 Mil Income Tax Benefit Comprised 93% of Its 4Q 2017 Total Net Income Improvement of $569 Mil From the 4Q 2016

Calgary, Alberta Canada-Based Natural Gas Transmission Co TransCanada Generated 4Q 2017 Net Income of C$ 950 Mil, An Earnings Improvement of C$ 1,208 Mil From the 4Q 2016 Net Loss of C$ 258 Mil ....................................................................................... TransCanada Received a 4Q 2017 US Federal Income Tax Benefit of C$ 804 Mil From the Puzzling, Very Lucrative US Federal Income Tax Debt Forgiveness Feature in the Oil & Gas Co-Favored US Trump Tax Cuts Act ....................................................................................... This C$ 804 Mil US Federal Income Tax Benefit Comprised 85% of TransCanada's 4Q 2017 Total Net Income of C$ 950 Mil

Houston,TX-Based Oil & Gas Co Targa Resources Generated 4Q 2017 Net Income of $299 Mil, an Earnings Improvement of $440 Mil From the 4Q 2016 Net Loss of 141 Mil ....................................................................................... Targa Resources Received a 4Q 2017 US Federal Income Tax Benefit of $270 Mil From the Puzzling, Very Lucrative US Federal Income Tax Debt Forgiveness Feature in the Oil & Gas Co-Favored US Trump Tax Cuts Act ....................................................................................... This $270 Mil Income Tax Benefit Comprised 90% of Targa Resource's 4Q 2017 Total Net Income of $299 Mil

Windsor,CT-Based Technology Co SS&C Technologies Holdings Had a Very Strong 4Q 2017 With Revenues Up 9% Over the 4Q 2016, Operating Income Up 19%, Pretax Income Up 30% and After-Tax Net Income Up a Substantially Higher 189%, With the Latter Buoyed By a US Federal Income Tax Net Benefit of $88 Mil From the Trump Tax Cuts Act, With the Deferred Income Tax Liability Reduction Exceeding the Toll Tax By $88 Mil ....................................................................................... I've Taught Some of SS&C's Employees and All of Them Have Strong Financial Skills

London,UK-Based Relx plc Received a 4Q 2017 US Federal Income Tax Benefit of British Pound Sterling 346 Mil (US$ 484 Mil) From the Puzzling, Very Lucrative US Federal Income Tax Debt Forgiveness Feature in the US Trump Tax Cuts Act

Los Angeles,CA-Based Reliance Steel & Aluminum 4Q 2017 Net Income Was $304 Mil, Up a Very Robust 383% or Up $241 Mil From the 4Q 2016 Net Income of $63 Mil ....................................................................................... Reliance Received a 4Q 2017 US Federal Income Tax Benefit of $207 Mil From the Puzzling, Very Lucrative US Federal Income Tax Debt Forgiveness Feature in the US Trump Tax Cuts Act ....................................................................................... This $207 Mil Income Tax Benefit Comprised 86% of Reliance's 4Q 2017 Total Net Income Improvement of $241 Mil From the 4Q 2016

New York-Based Omnicom Group 4Q 2017 Earnings Burdened With a $106 Mil Income Tax Expense Earnings Charge Due To the Trump Tax CUTS Act