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Theme park company Six Flags Entertainment Corp (SIX), Tuesday reported a lower third-quarter profit, hurt mainly by stock-based compensation expense, even as revenue climbed ahead of Wall Street estimates. The company raised its quarterly dividend by 11 percent to $0.52 per share. Six Flags shares...

Willbros Group, Inc. (WG) said Tuesday that Robert Harl has relinquished his CEO and Director positions ahead of his planned retirement from the company on January 2, 2015. Willbros said its Board of Directors has elected John McNabb, II Chief Executive Officer. McNabb, who joined the Willbros...

LPL Financial Holdings Inc (LPLA) said Tuesday its earnings for the third quarter would be hurt by steeper-than-expected charges related to regulatory matters. The company now expects regulatory matters-related charges of $23 million in the third quarter, $18 million more than anticipated and which...

Himax Technologies, Inc. (HIMX) said Tuesday that Google Inc. (GOOG, GOOGL) has decided not to exercise its previously issued purchase option to make an additional investment into Himax's subsidiary, Himax Display Inc. "Google continues to work closely with Himax as a strategic partner on future technologies...

German automaker Daimler AG said Tuesday that it has sold its 4% stake in U.S.-based electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc. (TSLA). Daimler said the stake sale will result in a cash inflow of around $780 million, which will be used to strengthen its operational business. The cooperation between...

American Campus Communities, Inc. (ACC) reported a third-quarter net loss to company of $5.85 million, compared to profit of $47.18 million, last year. Net loss per share to stockholders was $0.06, compared to profit of $0.45, a year ago. The company said the decrease in earnings as compared to the...

Mining giant BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP, BHP.AX, BBL, BLT.L) Tuesday said its iron ore production for the September quarter increased 17 percent to 57.1 million tons. Copper production for the quarter dropped 3 percent to 389.4 thousand tons, while total petroleum production rose 7 percent to 67.4 million...

Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (IBKR), an automated global electronic broker and market maker, reported third-quarter net income for stockholders of $3.2 million or $0.05 per share, compared to $16.5 million or $0.32 per share, last year. Loss per share on a comprehensive basis was $0.13 for the quarter...

Celestica Inc. (CLS.TO, CLS) reported net income for the third quarter of US$34.4 million or US$0.19 per share, compared to US$57.4 million or US$0.31 per share for the year-ago quarter. Excluding items, adjusted net income for the third quarter was US$47.2 million or US$0.26 per share, compared to...

Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (HA) Tuesday reported third-quarter net income of $35.6 million or $0.56 per share, up from $40.6 million or $0.76 per share last year. Operating revenues for the quarter rose to $639.5 million from $599.3 million last year. Adjusted earnings for the quarter were $0.79...

Canadian National Railway Company (CNI, CNR.TO) Tuesday reported third-quarter net income of C$853 million or C$1.04 per share, up from C$705 million or C$0.84 per share last year. Revenues for the quarter rose to C$3.12 billion from C$2.70 billion last year. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters...

iRobot Corp. (IRBT reported third-quarter net income of $14.6 million, compared to $7.8 million in the third quarter of 2013. Earnings per share were $0.48, compared to $0.26. Adjusted EBITDA was $29.7 million, compared to $17.2 million in the third quarter of 2013. On average, eight analysts polled...

Ace Limited (ACE) Tuesday reported third-quarter net income of $785 million or $2.32 per share, down from $916 million or $2.66 per share last year. Operating income was $2.64 per share, compared with $2.49 per share for the same quarter last year. Net premiums written rose to $4.73 billion from...

Abaxis Inc. (ABAX) Tuesday reported second-quarter net income of $5.4 million or $0.24 per share, up from $4.0 million or $0.18 per share last year. Revenues for the second quarter rose to $53.9 million from $45.9 million last year. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected earnings of $0.23...

Six Flags Entertainment Corp. (SIX) Tuesday reported third-quarter net income of $105.0 million or $1.08 per share, down from $120.4 million or $1.22 per share last year. Total revenues for the quarter rose to $541.8 million from $504.5 million last year. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected...