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  • HOLLISTON, Mass. _ Harvard Bioscience Inc. on Friday reported a loss of $17.1 million in its fourth quarter. On a per-share basis, the Holliston, Massachusetts- based company said it had a loss of 51 cents. Harvard Bioscience expects full-year earnings in the range of 17 cents to 19 cents per share, with revenue in the range of $109 million to $111 million.

  • BOSTON— An Uber driver accused of making strong sexual advances toward a reporter last month is "no longer active" on the popular ride-hailing car service, Uber said Friday. "The driver is not an active driver-partner on the Uber platform," spokeswoman Carlie Waibel said in a statement. Pohle said Uber officials assured her she wouldn't be paired with the driver for...

  • Olsen Cruise Lines ship docked at Norfolk, Virginia, U.S. health officials and the company said on Friday. The norovirus outbreak took place aboard the Britain- based line's Balmoral during a transatlantic cruise, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said in a statement. Most of the passengers were from Britain, it said.

  • The complaint targets some of T. Rowe Price's most popular funds, including its $31 billion Blue Chip Growth Fund, according to documents filed in U.S. District Court in Oakland, California. The company, for example, is accused of charging up to 69 percent more in management fees on its Blue Chip Growth Fund than what it charges as a subadviser on similar funds for...

  • BURLINGTON, Mass. _ Circor International Inc. on Friday reported first-quarter net income of $3.9 million. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 42 cents per share. Circor shares have increased 15 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • WOBURN, Mass. _ Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. on Friday reported first-quarter profit of $5.4 million. The Woburn, Massachusetts- based company said it had net income of 13 cents per share. Monotype expects full-year earnings in the range of $1.08 to $1.16 per share, with revenue ranging from $202 million to $208 million.

  • BRAINTREE, Mass. _ Altra Industrial Motion Corp. on Friday reported first-quarter net income of $8.8 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 32 cents per share. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $177 million.

  • BOSTON _ American Tower Corp. on Friday reported a key measure of profitability in its first quarter. The real estate investment trust, based in Boston, said it had funds from operations of $602.5 million, or $1.41 per share, in the period. The average estimate of nine analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for funds from operations of $1.30 per share.

  • WALTHAM, Mass. _ ImmunoGen Inc. on Friday reported a loss of $31.9 million in its fiscal third quarter. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 30 cents per share. Five analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $25 million.

  • BOSTON _ Brightcove Inc. on Thursday reported a loss of $1.6 million in its first quarter. For the current quarter ending in July, Brightcove said it expects revenue in the range of $35.8 million to $36.3 million. Brightcove shares have risen 5.5 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • BOSTON _ LPL Financial Holdings Inc. on Thursday reported first-quarter earnings of $50.4 million. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 44 cents per share. LPL Financial shares have decreased 39 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • CHELMSFORD, Mass. _ Brooks Automation Inc. on Thursday reported a fiscal second-quarter loss of $83.9 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. The Chelmsford, Massachusetts- based company said it had a loss of $1.22 per share. For the current quarter ending in July, Brooks expects its per-share earnings to range from 10 cents to 14 cents.

  • WATERTOWN, Mass. _ Athenahealth Inc. on Thursday reported a loss of $833,000 in its first quarter. The average estimate of 17 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 26 cents per share. Athenahealth expects full-year earnings in the range of $1.65 to $1.85 per share, with revenue in the range of $1.09 billion to $1.12 billion.

  • BILLERICA, Mass. _ Insulet Corp. on Thursday reported a loss of $12.5 million in its first quarter. For the current quarter ending in July, Insulet said it expects revenue in the range of $81 million to $84 million. Insulet shares have dropped 12 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • WOBURN, Mass. _ Skyworks Solutions Inc. on Thursday reported fiscal second-quarter profit of $208.1 million. Nine analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $776.6 million. Analysts surveyed by Zacks had forecast adjusted earnings per share of $1.31.

  • BOSTON— Two major resort casinos won't duke it out in Massachusetts' southeastern corner after all. Mass Gaming& Entertainment lost its bid to build a resort in Brockton on Thursday after the state Gaming Commission voted 4-1 to deny it a gambling license. Joe Baerlein, a spokesman for Mass Gaming& Entertainment, said the company was disappointed but thanked the...

  • BOSTON _ LogMein Inc. on Thursday reported a first-quarter loss of $1.1 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. Six analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $77.7 million. For the current quarter ending in July, LogMein expects its per-share earnings to range from 45 cents to 46 cents.

  • BEDFORD, Mass. _ Aspen Technology Inc. on Thursday reported fiscal third-quarter net income of $33.2 million. Aspen Technology shares have risen roughly 1 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Aspen Technology, Earnings Report.

  • ALBANY, N.Y.— KeyCorp and First Niagara Financial Group have agreed to sell 18 of First Niagara's western New York branches to satisfy antitrust issues arising from the planned combination of the banks. The U.S. Justice Department says Thursday it required the divestitures as part of Cleveland- based KeyCorp's proposed $4.1 billion acquisition of First...

  • Southwest Airlines generally keeps to its schedule but American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines make many changes during that time. Let's say a family is flying from Orlando home to Boston. But that flight is $60 more per person than the 9 a.m. flight.