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  • Citi Trends posts 2Q profit Wednesday, 19 Aug 2015 | 6:51 AM ET

    SAVANNAH, Ga. _ Citi Trends Inc. on Wednesday reported fiscal second-quarter net income of $162,000, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. Citi Trends shares have declined nearly 10 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Citi Trends, Earnings Report.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 19- Brooklyn Brewery, the craft beer maker operating from New York City's most populous borough, resisted taking money from investment firms for almost three decades, according to co-founder and Chairman Steve Hindy. The $19.6 billion U.S. craft beer market grew by about 18 percent in barrel volume in 2014, according to the Brewers Association.

  • FORT WORTH, Texas— Federal safety officials are investigating an incident in which a US Airways jet struck runway lights, damaging the underside of the plane's tail, while attempting to land after the pilots reported wind shear. The Charlotte airport closed a runway after workers found debris and damage to the lights, but no other flights were affected, an FAA...

  • Iowa picks 4 vendors to take over $4.2 B Medicaid program. Iowa picks 4 companies to run $4.2 B Medicaid program, in major shift sought by GOP governor. IOWA CITY, Iowa— Four national companies will take over management of Iowa's $4.2 billion Medicaid program under an overhaul that will affect how nearly one in five Iowans receives health care, state officials...

  • NEW YORK, Aug 18- In July 2013, California urogynecologist Andrew Cassidenti received an email from an entrepreneur named Otto Fisher, who had a proposition. In a phone call, Fisher said he needed doctors to operate at outpatient centers in California and Las Vegas. Fisher said he could guarantee Cassidenti $2,500 for every surgery the doctor performed, "whether...

  • NEW YORK— AutoNation said Tuesday it will buy 16 dealerships in the Southeast and the Baltimore area, and said the new locations will add about $600 million to its annual revenue. The remaining three locations are in the Baltimore market and include Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Subaru and Volkswagen franchises. Shares of AutoNation Inc. rose $1.60, or 2.6 percent, to...

  • Blue Bird posts 2Q profit Tuesday, 18 Aug 2015 | 7:21 AM ET

    FORT VALLEY, Ga. _ Blue Bird Corp. on Tuesday reported second-quarter net income of $10.7 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. The Fort Valley, Georgia- based company said it had profit of 38 cents per share. Keywords: Blue Bird, Earnings Report.

  • Home Depot separates itself from retail crowd in 2Q Tuesday, 18 Aug 2015 | 6:09 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Homes are getting a lot of TLC from their owners of late, which means better sales for businesses like Home Depot. The world's largest home improvement retailer reported second-quarter results on Tuesday that surpassed Wall Street expectations, thanks largely to consumers opening their wallets. "When consumers believe their home is an investment...

  • Invesco Mortgage Capital posts 2Q profit Monday, 17 Aug 2015 | 5:21 PM ET

    ATLANTA _ Invesco Mortgage Capital Inc. on Monday reported second-quarter net income of $145.6 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. The average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 48 cents per share. Invesco Mortgage Capital shares have fallen nearly 10 percent since the...

  • UPDATE 1-Coca-Cola names Quincey COO, Bozer to leave Thursday, 13 Aug 2015 | 10:02 AM ET

    Aug 13- Coca-Cola Co named James Quincey chief operating officer, and said company veteran Ahmet Bozer, who had been seen as a possible successor to Muhtar Kent as CEO, would be leaving. Quincey was instrumental in leading the negotiations for the recently proposed merger of Coke's bottlers Coca-Cola Enterprises, Coca-Cola Iberian Partners and Coca-Cola...

  • LOS ANGELES, Aug 12- Shunfeng International Clean Energy Ltd said it will take a majority stake in U.S. solar panel manufacturer Suniva to gain a foothold in the fast-growing U.S. solar market. The deal will give the Hong Kong- based solar company 63 percent of Suniva, a privately held maker of solar cells and modules whose investors include Goldman Sachs Group Inc....

  • DUBAI, Aug 11- Emirates Airline said Tuesday that state-owned Gulf Arab airlines were not to blame for overcapacity on services between the United States and Dubai, rejecting criticism by U.S. carrier Delta Air Lines. Delta said Sunday it had reduced flights between Atlanta and Dubai this winter, blaming overcapacity on U.S. routes to the Middle East by...

  • DUBAI, Aug 11- Emirates Airline said on Tuesday that Gulf airlines were not to blame for overcapacity on services between the United States and Dubai, rejecting comments at the weekend by U.S. carrier Delta Air Lines. Delta said on Sunday that it was reducing flights between Atlanta and Dubai this winter, blaming overcapacity on U.S. routes to the Middle East by...

  • ATLANTA, Aug 10- Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank president Dennis Lockhart said on Monday he was "disposed" to begin raising rates in September, but expected there would be a gap of at least one policy meeting between any subsequent increases. "I remain very disposed to September being a possible date for a liftoff decision," Lockhart told journalists following a...

  • Trump: Treat me 'fairly' or I'll run 3rd party Sunday, 9 Aug 2015 | 2:47 PM ET
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    Donald J. Trump said he was singled out by the hosts of the Republican presidential debate, and threatened a third-party White House bid.

  • DIARY-Top Economic Events to Aug 20 Friday, 7 Aug 2015 | 8:01 PM ET

    ATLANTA, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta hosts the "Developing Qualified Workers: Pathways to Employability for High School Students and Graduates" forum and Atlanta Fed President Dennis Lockhart gives welcome remarks- 1300 GMT. ATLANTA, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Dennis Lockhart speaks before the Atlanta Press...

  • Aug 7- Coca-Cola Co is nearing a deal to buy a minority stake in U.S. organic juice company Suja Life LLC, people familiar with the matter said on Friday, as the soft drink giant tries to identify the next big hit with consumers. The deal, which gives Coca-Cola the option to buy the remainder of Suja in three years, would strengthen the Atlanta- based company's hold on the...

  • UPDATE 2-Three European Coca-Cola bottlers to merge Thursday, 6 Aug 2015 | 10:27 AM ET

    *New company called Coca-Cola European Partners. The transaction will give the new company-- Coca-Cola European Partners-- a value of 28 billion euros including debt, a source involved in the deal said, adding that was based on the core earnings of all three companies, the planned synergies and CCE's current valuation. CCEP will have annual revenue of $12.6 billion...

  • DIARY-Top Economic Events to Aug 19 Wednesday, 5 Aug 2015 | 8:01 PM ET

    LONDON- Bank of England announces interest rate decision- 1100 GMT. LONDON- Bank of England will release the minutes from its August policy meeting- 1100 GMT. ATLANTA, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Dennis Lockhart gives welcome remarks before the "Developing Qualified Workers: Pathways to Employability for High School Students and...

  • The SEC accused the defendants of steering pension funds to invest in alternative investments that they knew did not comply with Georgia law and collecting $1.7 million of extra fees. Since passage of the 2010 Dodd-Frank law, the SEC has relied on its own judges to handle more enforcement cases. In temporarily halting the Gray case, May adhered to her separate...