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Crown Media Holdings, Inc. (CRWN) Friday reported second-quarter net income of $15.96 million or $0.04 per share, down from $16.52 million or $0.05 per share in the prior year. The operator of pay television networks posted revenues of $97.35 million, up 9% from $89.48 million a year ago. Advertising...

Global payment services provider MoneyGram International, Inc. (MGI) reported Friday a profit for the second quarter that increased from last year, reflecting revenue growth and a gain from securities settlements. However, adjusted earnings per share missed analysts' expectations, while quarterly...

Detroit-based automaker General Motors Co. (GM) said its dealers have delivered 256,160 vehicles in the U.S. in the month of July, with total sales up 9 percent year-over-year. Monthly retail sales, ie. vehicles sold to individual buyers, grew by 4 percent. Commercial deliveries advanced by 69 percent,...

Nissan Group (NSANF.PK, NSANY.PK) said that total U.S. sales for July 2014 were 121,452 vehicles, an increase of 11.4 percent over the prior year's 109,041 vehicles. Total car sales for the month grew 18.1% to 80,586 units, from 68,240 units in the same month last year. Total truck sales edged down...

Audi of America (AUDVF.PK) reported that its July sales increased 11.9% to 14,616 vehicles. Audi U.S. sales year-to-date increased 13.3% to 98,965 vehicles. Audi said it has maintained steady momentum throughout 2014, with the best-ever July results following record sales for the first half of the...

Burger King Worldwide, Inc. (BKW) Friday reported higher second-quarter profit, helped mainly by lower operating expenses. The operator of fast food hamburger restaurants said its results also reflected comparable sales growth across all four regions and increased restaurant openings. Adjusted earnings...

Ford Motor Company (F) reported July U.S. sales of 212,236 vehicles; an increase of 9.6 percent over a year ago. Retail sales were 162,028 vehicles; an increase of 7 percent. John Felice, Ford vice president, U.S. Marketing, Sales and Service, said: "July proved to be a very good month for Ford and...

Food retailer Weis Markets, Inc. (WMK) Friday said second-quarter net income declined to $12.8 million from $24.2 million in the prior year. Earnings per share were $0.48 compared to $0.90 per share in 2013. Sales increased 4.5 percent to $691.9 million from last year's $662.07 million. Comparable...

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (HOT) Friday said its Board of Directors has approved a new $1.1 billion share repurchase authorization. Including around $400 million remaining under the prior authorization, Starwood's total share repurchase authorization is now approximately $1.5 billion. Starwood...

FCB Financial Holdings, Inc. (FCB) Friday announced an initial public offering of 7.52 million shares of Class A common stock for $22.00 per share. Among the total shares sold, 4.55 million shares are being sold by the company and 2.96 million shares by certain selling stockholders. The group has...

Berry Plastics Group Inc (BERY) reported lower third-quarter fiscal 2014 net income attributable to the company of $15 million or $0.12 a share, compared with $40 million or $0.33 a share, in the prior-year quarter. On the other hand, the firm increased its net sales by 6 percent to $1.30 billion...

Canadian oil and gas pipelines operator Enbridge, Inc. (ENB, ENB.TO) Friday reported a sharp increase in second-quarter profit, on higher revenues. Earnings per share beat analysts' expectations. The company said it remains on track to achieve its full-year 2014 earnings outlook. Commenting on the...

Consumer products company Clorox Co. (CLX) Friday said fourth-quarter net earnings declined to $170 million from $183 million in the prior year. Earnings per share fell to $1.29 from $1.37. Earnings per share from continuing operations were $1.30, in comparison with $1.38 last year. On average,...

ALLETE, Inc. (ALE) reported that its second-quarter net income to company increased to $16.8 million or $0.40 per share, from $14.0 million or $0.35 per share, last year. On average, four analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected the company to report profit per share of $0.45 for the quarter....

Chevron Corp. (CVX) reported that its net income attributable to the company for the second quarter 2014 increased to $5.67 billion or $2.98 per share from $5.37 billion or $2.77 per share in the 2013 second quarter. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected the company to report earnings of $2.66...