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Property and casualty insurance company Old Republic International Corp. (ORI) Thursday reported lower profit for the third quarter, reflecting higher expenses and reduced net premiums and fee income. The company's profit dropped to $85.8 million or $0.30 per share from $102.9 million or $0.36...

Akers Biosciences, Inc. (AKER, AKR.L) has signed a Joint Venture Agreement with Hainan Savy Investment Management Ltd and Thomas Knox, the company's Non-executive Co-Chairman, to research, develop, produce and sell certain Akers' rapid diagnostic screening and testing products in China. The Joint...

Deluxe Corp. (DLX) reported that its net income for the third quarter ended September 30, 2014 declined to $44.4 million from $46.9 million in the same quarter last year. Earnings per share were $0.88 down from $0.92 in the previous year. Adjusted earnings per share grew to $1.03 from $0.96 last year. Total...

Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co. (RS) reported third-quarter earnings which were nearly flat with last year, hurt by higher operating costs. The company expects fourth-quarter earnings below analysts' expectations. Net income remained nearly flat at $95.5 million, compared with last year's $95.1 million....

Nucor Corp. (NUE) reported third-quarter of 2014 net earnings attributable to stockholders of $245.4 million, or $0.76 per share, up from $147.6 million, or $0.46 per share, in the third quarter of 2013. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected the company to report earnings of $0.73 per share for...

Chevron Corp. (CVX) announced a new oil discovery at the Guadalupe prospect in the deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexico. The Keathley Canyon Block 10 Well No. 1 encountered significant oil pay in the Lower Tertiary Wilcox Sands. The well is located around 180 miles off the Louisiana coast in 3,992 feet of water...

USG Corp. (USG) Thursday reported a net loss for the third quarter, compared with profit last year, as legal costs and asset impairment charges overshadowed revenue growth. For the three months to September, the company reported a net loss of $11 million or $0.09 per share, compared with profit of...

GATX Corp. (GMT) Thursday reported third-quarter net earnings which declined slightly, despite revenue growth, and missed analysts' estimates. The company, however, raised its annual earnings guidance. Net earnings were $51.3 million or $1.14 per share, down from $53.8 million or $1.15 per share a...

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCL) reported that its net income for the third quarter 2014 was $490.2 million or $2.19 per share, up from $365.7 million or $1.65 per share in 2013. Adjusted net income for the third quarter of 2014 was $492.9 million, or $2.20 per share, compared to Adjusted net income...

Irish specialty pharmaceutical company Actavis plc (ACT) Thursday confirmed that the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has upheld a lower court ruling on its birth control pill Lo Loestrin Fe. Earlier in January, US District court of New Jersey has found United States Patent No....

Monro Muffler Brake, Inc. (MNRO), a provider of automotive undercar repair and tire services, Thursday said second-quarter net income increased to $16.3 million from $13.65 million in the prior year period. Earnings per share advanced to $0.50 from $0.42. On average, 8 analysts polled by Thomson...

Magazine publisher Meredith Corp. (MDP) Thursday reported first-quarter earnings of $29.36 million or $0.65 per share, higher than $24.04 million or $0.53 per share in the year-ago period. On average, 4 analysts polled by Thomson-Reuters estimated the company's earnings to be $0.64 for the quarter....

Brunswick Corp. (BC) posted third-quarter net earnings from continuing operations of $61.0 million, or $0.64 per share, up from $57.2 million, or $0.61 per share, last year. On an adjusted basis, earnings from continuing operations for the quarter were $0.63 per share, compared to $0.58 in the year-ago...

KKR & Co. L.P. (KKR) reported third-quarter net income attributable to company of $89.9 million, down from $204.7 million in the quarter ended September 30, 2013. Net income per unit was $0.20, compared to $0.66. Distribution per common unit was $0.45, up from $0.23, prior year. Economic net income...

BankUnited Inc. (BKU) reported third-quarter ended September 30, 2014 net income of $53.6 million or $0.51 per share, down from $54.3 million or $0.52 per share in the quarter ended September 30, 2013. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected the company to report earnings of $0.45 per share for the...