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  • 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...

  • Mohawk Industries beats 4Q profit forecasts Thursday, 19 Feb 2015 | 4:21 PM ET

    CALHOUN, Ga. _ Mohawk Industries Inc. on Thursday reported fourth-quarter net income of $146.9 million. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $2.22 per share. Mohawk Industries shares have climbed 11 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has risen almost 2 percent.

  • GEORGIA'S C.BANK SAYS SOLD $40 MLN AT CURRENCY AUCTION ON THURSDAY.

  • 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...

  • Arris Group beats 4Q profit forecasts Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 6:51 PM ET

    SUWANEE, Ga. _ Arris Group Inc. on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $192.8 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 61 cents per share. For the current quarter ending in March, Arris Group expects its per-share earnings to range from...

  • 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...

  • MedAssets reports 4Q loss Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 5:03 AM ET

    ALPHARETTA, Ga. _ MedAssets Inc. on Wednesday reported a fourth-quarter loss of $42.4 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. MedAssets expects full-year earnings in the range of $1.13 to $1.23 per share, with revenue in the range of $753 million to $767 million. MedAssets shares have risen slightly since the beginning of the year.

  • Neenah posts 4Q profit Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015 | 7:27 PM ET

    ALPHARETTA, Ga. _ Neenah Paper Inc. on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $26.9 million. The Alpharetta, Georgia- based company said it had profit of $1.57 per share. For the year, the company reported profit of $68.7 million, or $4.03 per share.

  • 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.

  • NEWARK, New Jersey— A Wal-Mart driver involved in a highway crash that killed a comic and severely injured actor-comedian Tracy Morgan has asked a judge to reconsider her decision not to delay Morgan's lawsuit against the company. Truck driver Kevin Roper isn't a defendant in Morgan's lawsuit against Bentonville, Arkansas- based Wal-Mart Stores Inc., but he...

  • Authorities say Drinkman, 34, of Moscow and Syktyvkar, Russia, and four co-conspirators from Russia and Ukraine stole and sold 100 million to 200 million credit and debit card numbers from payment processing companies, retailers and financial institutions between 2005 and 2012. The U.S. attorney's office estimated the total loss to just three of the...

  • Genuine Parts meets 4Q profit forecasts Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015 | 8:48 AM ET

    ATLANTA _ Genuine Parts Co. on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $165.6 million. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of $1.07 per share. Genuine Parts shares have dropped 9 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has increased roughly 2 percent.