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Lannett Co. Inc. (LCI) Tuesday reported fourth-quarter net income attributable to the company of $23.5 million or $0.64 per share, compared to $3.6 million or $0.12 per share in the comparable quarter last year. On average, five analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected the company to earn $0.58...

Williams-Sonoma Inc. (WSM) Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $50.7 million or $0.53 per share, compared to $48.9 million or $0.49 per share in the year-ago period. On average, 27 analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected the company to earn $0.53 per share for the quarter. Analysts'...

Workday, Inc. (WDAY) Wednesday said second-quarter net loss widened to $69.2 million or $0.38 per share from $36.0 million or $0.21 per share in the same period last year. Adjusted loss for the latest second quarter was $20.6 million $0.11 per share, narrower than $22.6 million or $0.13 per share...

Guess? Inc (GES) Wednesday reported second-quarter net earnings of $22 million or $0.26 per share, compared with $39.9 million or $0.47 per share last year. On average, 12 analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected earnings of $0.29 per share for the quarter. Analysts' estimates typically exclude...

Chinese IT services provider 21Vianet Group. Inc (VNET) posted second-quarter net loss to shareholders of RMB 62.2 million or $10.0 million, wider than RMB 42.6 million in the prior year. Loss per American Depositary Share, or ADS, for the quarter was RMB 0.96 or $0.15, compared with earnings per...

Harris Williams & Co., a member of The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (PNC) announced the sale of IPA, LLC, the manufacturer of automated scrub suit and linen dispensing equipment for acute care hospitals, to Roper Industries (ROP). Commenting on IPA, Harris Williams said it is a portfolio company...

Tyson Foods Inc (TSN) and Hillshire Brands Co (HSH) Wednesday announced that, in connection with the review of Tyson's proposed acquisition of Hillshire by the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice, Tyson and Hillshire have agreed with the DOJ upon a proposed settlement which has been...

U.S. bookstore chain and online bookseller, Books-A-Million, Inc. (BAMM) announced the appointment of James Phelps to the Books-A-Million team as Vice President of eCommerce. The company said Phelps will lead Books-A-Million in achieving world-class marketing and merchandising excellence. As Vice...

LiveDeal, Inc. (LIVE), a provider of online marketing and mobile technology solutions, Wednesday announced that it has acquired online retailer, ModernEveryday.com. The acquisition, which was completed using a combination of cash, a note, and LiveDeal restricted stock valued at $8 per share, marks...

Banana producer Chiquita Brands International Inc. (CQB) said Wednesday that its board unanimously recommended that shareholders vote "FOR" proposed merger with Fyffes plc. (FFY.L, FYFFF.PK). Chiquita stated that the Special Meeting of shareholders will be held September 17, 2014. Meanwhile, Chiquita...

Dow Chemical Co. (DOW) Wednesday said Jack Broodo, president of Dow Chemical Canada ULC and director of feedstocks for the company's North and Latin America regions has been named vice president of Investor Relations for the company. Broodo succeeds Doug May, who will become business president of...

Cameco (CCO.TO, CCJ) announced that, in response to receiving strike notice from the United Steelworkers Local 8914, the company initiated a shutdown of McArthur River mine and Key Lake mill operations and will cease production at these sites. The union intends to commence strike on August 30, 2014....

North Atlantic Drilling Ltd. (NADL) Wednesday reported second-quarter net income attributable to shareholders of $57 million or $0.24 per share, down from $63.9 million or $0.28 per share in the prior year. Total operating revenues for the quarter declined to $342.6 million from $374.8 million a...

Western Asset Middle Market Income Fund Inc. Wednesday said pricing has been completed for its initial public offering, and it raised gross proceeds of about $327 million in its common stock offering. The Fund is a newly organized non-diversified, non-traded limited term closed-end investment management...

Diversified conglomerate United Technologies Corp. (UTX), in advance of a meeting today with investors, reaffirmed 2014 earnings per share expectations of $6.75 to $6.85, up 9% - 10% from the prior year, on sales of about $65 billion. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expect the company to report earnings...