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  • JUNO BEACH, Fla. _ NextEra Energy Partners LP on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $8 million. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 34 cents per share. NextEra Energy Partners shares have increased slightly more than 6 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • NEW YORK, July 27- Comcast Corp reported a 5 percent drop in quarterly profit on Wednesday, hurt by lower film division sales, but managed to beat Wall Street expectations due to growth in its business services and high-speed internet units. Second-quarter revenue rose 2.8 percent to $19.27 billion from a year earlier and slightly exceeded the analysts' average...

  • MIAMI _ Ryder System Inc. (R) on Wednesday reported second-quarter profit of $73.8 million. Five analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $1.69 billion. Analysts surveyed by Zacks had forecast adjusted earnings per share of $1.74.

  • JUNO BEACH, Fla. _ NextEra Energy Inc. on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $540 million. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.58 per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • ALACHUA, Fla. _ RTI Surgical Inc. on Wednesday reported a second-quarter loss of $2.3 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. On a per-share basis, the Alachua, Florida- based company said it had a loss of 5 cents. Keywords: RTI Surgical, Earnings Report.

  • NEW YORK, July 27- Comcast Corp reported a 5 percent drop in quarterly profit on Wednesday, hurt by lower film division sales, but managed to beat Wall Street expectations due to growth in its business services and high-speed internet units. The largest U.S. cable operator posted total revenue of $19.27 billion in the quarter ended June 30, up 2.8 percent from a year...

  • BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. _ WCI Communities Inc. on Wednesday reported second-quarter earnings of $9.4 million. On a per-share basis, the Bonita Springs, Florida- based company said it had net income of 35 cents. Keywords: WCI Communities, Earnings Report.

  • PANAMA CITY— Panama Canal authorities say a Chinese container ship's damaging scrape with the canal's new wider locks was caused by bad weather and the vessel not lining up correctly. Canal administrator Jorge Quijano said Tuesday there was intense rain, poor visibility and winds between 30 and 40 knots when the ship carrying 9,000 containers was using the...

  • WASHINGTON, July 26- A driver killed in the May 7 crash of a Tesla Motors Inc car while using Autopilot driving-assist software was exceeding the speed limit, U.S. highway safety investigators said on Tuesday in a preliminary report that did not state a probable cause. The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board said its preliminary findings showed the Model S...

  • FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. _ Stonegate Bank on Tuesday reported second-quarter earnings of $6.7 million. Stonegate Bank shares have decreased 2 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Stonegate Bank, Earnings Report.

  • "It just breaks your heart," said Janette Fennell, founder and president of KidsAndCars.org, a national child safety nonprofit based in Philadelphia. In Dallas, 2- year-old Boi Lei Sang died after being left in a hot car in a parking lot Sunday while his family was in church. The worst was 2010, with 49, according to both a count by Fennell and Jan Null, a research...

  • FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. _ Citrix Systems Inc. on Tuesday reported second-quarter earnings of $120.9 million. Eleven analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $816.5 million. For the current quarter ending in October, Citrix expects its per-share earnings to range from $1.18 to $1.20.

  • WESTON, Fla. _ The Ultimate Software Group Inc. on Tuesday reported second-quarter net income of $1.7 million. Ten analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $187.1 million. For the current quarter ending in October, Ultimate Software said it expects revenue in the range of $197 million.

  • WASHINGTON, July 26- A driver killed in the May 7 crash of a Tesla Motors Inc car while using Autopilot driving-assist software was speeding, U.S. highway safety investigators said on Tuesday in a preliminary report that did not state a probable cause. The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board said its preliminary findings showed the Model S was traveling at...

  • Since January, jobless workers have been limited to 13 weeks of benefits as a result of a measure that links the duration to Missouri's statewide unemployment rate, providing less aid when fewer people are searching for work. The result is that Missouri's jobless benefits will return to a maximum of 20 weeks, which is still shorter than the longtime national...

  • *Hyundai reliant on sedans as U.S. consumers pivot to SUVs. SEOUL, July 27- At last February's Super Bowl, Hyundai Motor hired' X-Men' movie star Ryan Reynolds for an ad plugging the new version of its Elantra sedan. At the Elantra's peak, more than one car in every 20 sold in America was a Hyundai, cementing the firm's place as the world's fifth-biggest automaker...

  • Data downloaded from the Tesla Model S shows the vehicle was traveling at 74 mph in a 65- mph zone on a divided highway in Williston, Florida, near Gainesville, the National Transportation Safety Board said in a preliminary report. The driver, Joshua Brown, 40, a tech company owner from Canton, Ohio, was using the sedan's cruise control and lane-keeping features at...

  • WASHINGTON, July 26- A driver killed on May 7 in a crash in a Tesla using the car's Autopilot software was speeding, the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board said on Tuesday in its preliminary findings. The preliminary report said the Model S was traveling at 74 miles per hour in a 65 mph zone at the time it struck a semi-truck hauling blueberries near Williston,...

  • PANAMA CITY _ Banco Latinoamericano de Comercio Exterior SA on Tuesday reported second-quarter earnings of $22.3 million. The bank, based in Panama City, said it had earnings of 57 cents per share. The bank created in South and Central America to provide trade financing posted revenue of $44.4 million in the period.

  • FORT MYERS, Fla. _ NeoGenomics Inc. on Tuesday reported a loss of $5.2 million in its second quarter. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 3 cents per share. NeoGenomics shares have increased 18 percent since the beginning of the year.