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  • CatchMark posts 4Q profit Monday, 23 Feb 2015 | 5:36 PM ET

    ATLANTA _ CatchMark Timber Trust Inc. on Monday reported fourth-quarter net income of $2.2 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. On a per-share basis, the Atlanta- based company said it had profit of 5 cents. For the year, the company reported net income of $700,000, or 2 cents per share, swinging to a profit in the period.

  • Invesco Mortgage Capital posts 4Q loss Monday, 23 Feb 2015 | 5:13 PM ET

    ATLANTA _ Invesco Mortgage Capital Inc. on Monday reported a loss of $70.4 million in its fourth quarter. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 46 cents per share. Invesco Mortgage Capital shares have fallen slightly since the beginning of the year.

  • "That's the stick we'll use to measure every candidate," said AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka. As an example, he cited the success of Wisconsin Gov. Walker survived a subsequent recall attempt and then won re-election, and lawmakers in Wisconsin are now pushing to pass right-to-work legislation that would limit the organizing power of private-sector unions.

  • MIAMI, Feb 23- Catamaran builder Brian Hall is too young to remember when ferries plied the route between Florida and Cuba in the 1950 s, but he has plans to be among the first to revive the once-popular route. Boosted by President Barack Obama's policy of seeking to normalize relations with the Communist-ruled island after decades of U.S. isolation, Hall hopes to...

  • Crawford misses Street 4Q forecasts Monday, 23 Feb 2015 | 9:21 AM ET

    ATLANTA _ Crawford& Co. on Monday reported fourth-quarter net income of $3.3 million. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 24 cents per share. Analysts expected $294.7 million, according to Zacks.

  • Those are the results of an Associated Press-GfK poll that found that most people in the United States support President Barack Obama's proposal to raise investment taxes on high-income families. The findings echo the populist messages of two liberal senators— Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts and Bernie Sanders of Vermont— being courted by the...

  • DIARY-Top Economic Events to March 5 Friday, 20 Feb 2015 | 7:01 PM ET

    TOKYO- Bank of Japan will release the minutes of January policy meeting- 2350 GMT. LONDON- ECB Board member Yves Mersch takes part in a panel discussion on "The Benefits to Achieving a Capital Markets Union" at Dialogue on creating an EU Capital Markets Union organised by the London School of Economics and Political Science and Goldman Sachs- 1345 GMT.

  • Internap Network reports 4Q loss Thursday, 19 Feb 2015 | 7:07 PM ET

    ATLANTA _ Internap Network Services Corp. on Thursday reported a loss of $8.3 million in its fourth quarter. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for a loss of 10 cents per share. Analysts expected $84.5 million, according to Zacks.

  • Gray Financial Group Inc and its top two executives have been the targets of an SEC investigation since at least August 2013, according to a complaint they filed in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, but the agency has not yet filed a formal enforcement case. It said SEC officials have told Gray that it plans to file an administrative...

  • EarthLink reports 4Q loss Thursday, 19 Feb 2015 | 5:03 AM ET

    ATLANTA _ EarthLink Holdings Corp. on Thursday reported a loss of $22.5 million in its fourth quarter. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 14 cents per share. Analysts expected $283 million, according to Zacks.

  • ExamWorks posts 4Q profit Thursday, 19 Feb 2015 | 5:03 AM ET

    ATLANTA _ ExamWorks Group Inc. on Thursday reported fourth-quarter net income of $3.8 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. On a per-share basis, the Atlanta- based company said it had profit of 9 cents. ExamWorks shares have dropped 9 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Axiall reports 4Q loss Thursday, 19 Feb 2015 | 5:03 AM ET

    ATLANTA _ Axiall Corp. on Thursday reported a fourth-quarter loss of $13.8 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 24 cents per share. Axiall shares have risen 10 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Interface tops Street 4Q forecasts Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 7:03 PM ET

    ATLANTA _ Interface Inc. on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $8.1 million. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 17 cents per share. Analysts expected $260.9 million, according to Zacks.

  • DIARY-Top Economic Events to March 4 Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 7:01 PM ET

    FRANKFURT- Andreas Dombre, a board member of Germany's Bundesbank, to speak at International Bankers Forum- 1500 GMT. ROME- OECD Secretary General Angel Gurria will present the Economic Survey of Italy at a news conference with Economy Minister and Finance Minister Pier Carlo Padoan. LONDON- ECB Board member Yves Mersch takes part in a panel discussion on "The...

  • US STOCKS-Wall St ends nearly flat; Fed minutes support Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 4:31 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Feb 18- The Dow and S&P 500 ended barely lower on Wednesday after a drop in energy shares but declines were limited by minutes from the latest Federal Reserve meeting, which showed policymakers are concerned about raising interest rates too soon. Exxon Mobil, which fell 2.2 percent to $91.01, was the biggest drag on both the S&P 500 and Dow following an...

  • *Stocks in Europe at seven-year high. "The minutes reflect our view that while the economy is growing, an interest rate lift-off is not a slam dunk at this point," said Alan Gayle, senior investment strategist at Ridgeworth Investments in Atlanta, Georgia. In Europe, stocks closed at multi-year highs as investors brushed off uncertainty over Greece's negotiations...

  • NEW YORK, Feb 18- New York City and New York state sued United Parcel Service Inc. on Wednesday, seeking over $180 million in damages and penalties against the shipping company for allegedly delivering nearly 700,000 cartons of untaxed cigarettes across the state. The lawsuit, filed in U.S. District Court in Manhattan, accuses UPS of cheating the state and city of...

  • ALBANY, N.Y.— UPS deprived New York of millions of dollars in revenue by shipping nearly 700,000 cartons of untaxed cigarettes from Indian reservations to smokers statewide despite an earlier agreement to stop, according to a federal lawsuit filed Wednesday. Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and New York City Corporation Counsel Zachary Carter are...

  • DIARY-Top Economic Events to March 3 Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015 | 7:01 PM ET

    WASHINGTON- Federal Open Market Committee will release the minutes from its January policy meeting- 1900 GMT. NEW YORK- Federal Reserve Board Governor Jerome Powell gives a lecture, Financial Institutions, Financial Markets and Financial Stability, before the New York University Stern School of Business, Center for Global Economy and Business Lecture event-...

  • Premiere Global posts 4Q profit Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015 | 6:51 PM ET

    ATLANTA _ Premiere Global Services Inc. on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $3.3 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. The Atlanta- based company said it had net income of 7 cents per share. For the year, the company reported profit of $17.1 million, or 37 cents per share.