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  • Stericycle misses Street 1Q forecasts Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 4:39 PM ET

    LAKE FOREST, Ill. _ Stericycle Inc. on Thursday reported first-quarter net income of $75.5 million. The average estimate of 10 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.10 per share. Stericycle shares have risen 7 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has climbed roughly 3 percent.

  • April 23- E-commerce company Amazon.com Inc reported higher-than-expected quarterly revenue as sales rose from North America, its biggest market, and its fast-growing cloud-computing services unit. Amazon's sales from North America rose 24 percent to $13.4 billion in the first quarter ended March 31, the company said on Thursday. Amazon reported a loss of...

  • WASHINGTON/ CHICAGO, April 23- The British traded blamed for his role in the May 2010 Wall Street flash crash went through a rapid series of brokers and moved his assets around the world, court documents showed. Navinder Singh Sarao, 36, was arrested in the United Kingdom this week on U.S. criminal charges, and authorities are linking his trades to the flash crash,...

  • COLUMBUS, Ohio— Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams is recalling all its products from retailers and closing ice cream shops in six states over concerns about possible listeria contamination. Columbus, Ohio- based Jeni's says contamination was found in a random sample by the Nebraska Department of Agriculture. Others are listed in Atlanta; Chicago; Charleston, South...

  • WASHINGTON/ CHICAGO, April 23- The UK futures trader blamed for his role in the May 2010 Wall Street flash crash went through a rapid succession of brokerages that cleared his trades on the CME, documents filed in court showed. Navinder Singh Sarao, who was arrested in the UK this week on U.S. charges he manipulated futures markets, did business with now defunct MF...

  • CHICAGO, April 23- Caterpillar Inc on Thursday gave a somber outlook for the rest of 2015, facing stiffening competition thanks to the strong U.S. dollar, weak oil prices bringing a tough energy equipment market and geopolitical tensions posing risks to growth. Peoria, Illinois- based Caterpillar said the strong dollar lowered the cost of imported goods in the...

  • CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y.— A Delta Air Lines flight bound for Atlanta has returned to Buffalo, New York, after the crew received an indication of a possible issue with one of its two engines. The airline says Flight 1672 landed safely at Buffalo Niagara International Airport on Thursday morning and maintenance technicians are evaluating the aircraft.

  • CHICAGO, April 23- Caterpillar Inc on Thursday gave a somber outlook for the rest of 2015, facing the strong U.S. dollar stiffening competition, weak oil prices bringing a tough energy equipment market and geopolitical tensions posing risks to growth. Caterpillar shares were down 1 percent in midday trading. Peoria, Illinois- based Caterpillar said the strong...

  • April 23- United Continental Holdings Inc on Thursday reported first-quarter profit that topped analysts' expectations and cut its capacity forecast for 2015, noting the strong U.S. dollar has weakened demand abroad. The Chicago- based airline earned $508 million last quarter. Excluding special items, it earned $582 million, or $1.52 per diluted share,...

  • Grain mixed, livestock higher Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 10:54 AM ET

    CHICAGO— Grain futures were Higher Thursday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for July delivery was 3.50 cents higher at $5.0250 a bushel; July corn was 3 cents higher at $3.8250 a bushel; July oats were unchanged at $2.6225 a bushel; while July soybeans was 7.25 cents higher at 9.79 a bushel. June live cattle was 1.43 cents higher at $1.4745 a pound;...

  • Gatx beats 1Q profit forecasts Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 9:48 AM ET

    CHICAGO _ Gatx Corp. on Thursday reported first-quarter profit of $62.2 million. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.08 per share. Gatx shares have climbed 4 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Old Republic posts 1Q profit Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 9:15 AM ET

    CHICAGO _ Old Republic International Corp. on Thursday reported first-quarter profit of $103.4 million. The Chicago- based company said it had net income of 36 cents per share. Keywords: Old Republic International, Earnings Report.

  • April 23- Procter& Gamble Co sales fell for the fifth straight quarter as a stronger dollar took its toll, with curreny fluctuations likely to hurt 2015 sales by 6-7 percent. The world's largest household products maker, which gets roughly two-thirds of sales from outside the United States, reported a steeper-than-expected 8.3 percent fall in quarterly sales...

  • CHICAGO, April 23- Caterpillar Inc on Thursday reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit despite lower sales and gave a somber outlook for the rest of 2015 based on the strong U.S. dollar, weak oil prices and geopolitical tensions. Caterpillar said the strength of the dollar lowered the cost of imported goods in the first quarter, especially from Japan,...

  • United beats Street 1Q forecasts Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 8:27 AM ET

    CHICAGO _ United Continental Holdings Inc. on Thursday reported first-quarter net income of $508 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. The average estimate of 11 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.41 per share. Four analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $8.59 billion.

  • SunCoke reports 1Q loss Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 8:24 AM ET

    LISLE, Ill. _ SunCoke Energy Inc. on Thursday reported a loss of $4 million in its first quarter. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 8 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • AbbVie tops Street 1Q forecasts Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 8:21 AM ET

    NORTH CHICAGO, Ill. _ AbbVie Inc. on Thursday reported first-quarter net income of $1.02 billion. AbbVie expects full-year earnings in the range of $4.10 to $4.30 per share. AbbVie shares have decreased slightly more than 1 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has increased slightly more than 2 percent.

  • Inteliquent beats 1Q profit forecasts Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 8:21 AM ET

    CHICAGO _ Inteliquent Inc. on Thursday reported first-quarter net income of $11.2 million. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 28 cents per share. Inteliquent shares have dropped 8 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • USG tops Street 1Q forecasts Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 8:18 AM ET

    CHICAGO _ USG Corp. on Thursday reported first-quarter earnings of $24 million. The average estimate of 13 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 27 cents per share. Eight analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $891.2 million.

  • DALLAS— Lower fuel prices helped United Airlines earn a record first-quarter profit despite a dip in revenue. United Continental Holdings Inc. said Thursday that first-quarter net income was a record $508 million, compared with a year-ago loss of $609 million. Revenue fell 1 percent to $8.61 billion, close to analysts' forecast of $8.60 billion.