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  • WEST POINT, Ga. _ Charter Financial Corp. on Friday reported fiscal third-quarter earnings of $1.3 million. The West Point, Georgia- based company said it had profit of 9 cents per share. Keywords: Charter Financial, Earnings Report.

  • Analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research expected $14.6 billion in revenue. The package and delivery industry is a competitive field, with UPS doing battle with rivals such as FedEx and the U.S. Postal Service. The company says it doesn't plan to build its own delivery service and is just looking to work more closely with package-delivery services like...

  • The Johns Creek, Georgia- based company said it had net income of 52 cents per share. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 56 cents per share. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $310.7 million.

  • ATLANTA _ Aaron's Inc. on Friday reported second-quarter profit of $38.5 million. Aaron's expects full-year earnings in the range of $2.13 to $2.33 per share, with revenue in the range of $3.15 billion to $3.35 billion. Aaron's shares have fallen 2 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • NEW YORK— Consumer products maker Newell Brands climbed to its highest price in 18 years Friday after it reported strong results following its purchases of the makers of Elmer's Glue and Yankee Candle. The Atlanta company bought Elmer's for $600 million in October, and then bought Jarden Corp., the maker of Ball glassware, Rawlings sporting goods, Mr.

  • ATLANTA _ Columbia Property Trust Inc. on Thursday reported a key measure of profitability in its second quarter. The real estate investment trust, based in Atlanta, said it had funds from operations of $58.8 million, or 48 cents per share, in the period. The company said it had net income of $13.3 million, or 11 cents per share.

  • COLUMBUS, Ga. _ Aflac Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $548 million. Aflac expects full-year earnings in the range of $6.17 to $6.41 per share. Aflac shares have increased 22 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has risen 6 percent.

  • SUWANEE, Ga. _ Digirad Corp. on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $998,000. Digirad expects full-year earnings in the range of 30 cents to 35 cents per share, with revenue in the range of $125 million to $130 million. Digirad shares have climbed 5 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • July 28- Duracell said it plans to close a battery-making plant in South Carolina that employs 430 people, making the announcement fewer than five months after being acquired by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc.. Duracell said the move will lead to "some" job growth in LaGrange, which is about 330 miles southwest of Lancaster, and that Lancaster workers...

  • ATLANTA _ Atlantic Capital Bancshares Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $5.1 million. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 16 cents per share. Atlantic Capital Bancshares shares have dropped 1.5 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • ATLANTA _ State Bank Financial Corp. on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $13.8 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 31 cents per share. State Bank Financial shares have risen almost 6 percent since the beginning of the...

  • ATLANTA _ Invesco PLC on Thursday reported second-quarter profit of $225.5 million. The average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 55 cents per share. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $1.2 billion.

  • ATLANTA _ Global Payments Inc. on Thursday reported fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of $37.2 million. The average estimate of 16 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 73 cents per share. Global Payments expects full-year earnings in the range of $3.50 to $3.60 per share, with revenue in the range of $3.25 billion to $3.35...

  • ATLANTA— Beazer Homes USA Inc. on Thursday reported fiscal third-quarter earnings of $5.8 million. The Atlanta- based company said it had net income of 18 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • SUWANEE, Ga. _ Arris Group Inc. on Wednesday reported second-quarter earnings of $84.2 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 65 cents per share. For the current quarter ending in October, Arris Group expects its per-share earnings to range from 72 cents to 77 cents.

  • ATLANTA _ Interface Inc. on Wednesday reported second-quarter profit of $20.7 million. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 28 cents per share. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $247.7 million.

  • July 27- Sharecare Inc, a U.S. health and wellness online platform co-founded by TV personality Dr. "We did not have the time or the appetite to undertake the large amount of investment needed to restore competitiveness to the population health space," Healthways Chief Executive Donato Tramuto told Reuters in an interview. Atlanta- based Sharecare agreed to pay...

  • July 27- ShareCare Inc, a U.S. health and wellness online platform co-founded by TV personality Dr. "We did not have the time or the appetite to undertake the large amount of investment needed to bring up back to competitiveness in the population health space," Healthways Chief Executive Donato Tramuto told Reuters in an interview. Atlanta- based ShareCare agreed...

  • ATLANTA _ Equifax Inc. on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $130.9 million. Eight analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $804 million. For the current quarter ending in October, Equifax expects its per-share earnings to range from $1.33 to $1.36.

  • July 27- ShareCare Inc, a U.S. digital health and wellness online platform co-founded by TV personality Dr. Atlanta- based ShareCare agreed to pay $30 million of its shares for the business, which generates about $250 million in revenue, the people said. In addition, Nashville, Tennessee- based Healthways is paying ShareCare $25 million upfront to cover expected...