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  • MEDINA, Ohio _ RPM International Inc. on Thursday reported fiscal fourth-quarter net income of $152.9 million. RPM International expects full-year earnings to be $2.68 to $2.78 per share. RPM International shares have climbed 16 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • MEMPHIS, Tenn. _ International Paper Co. on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $40 million. The average estimate of 10 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 84 cents per share. International Paper shares have increased 21 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has increased 6...

  • TORONTO _ Lundin Mining Corp. on Wednesday reported a second-quarter loss of $791.2 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. On a per-share basis, the Toronto- based company said it had a loss of $1.10. Keywords: Lundin Mining, Earnings Report.

  • MIDLAND, Mich.— Dow Chemical's second-quarter profit surged, thanks mostly to a large gain related to the restructuring of its ownership in Dow Corning. Dow Chemical announced last month that it was now the sole owner of Dow Corning's silicones unit, which had previously been equally owned by Dow Chemical and Corning Inc.. Dow Chemical, a specialty chemicals...

  • *2nd- qtr profit C $0.01/ shr; est. Teck, the largest producer of steelmaking coal in North America, said on Thursday its operating costs fell 15 percent to C $691 million in the second quarter. "While the commodity cycle continues to be challenging, we are starting to see some positive changes in the direction of zinc and steelmaking coal prices," Chief Executive Don...

  • NEENAH, Wis. _ Bemis Co. on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $50.9 million. The average estimate of eight analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 66 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • MEG, whose key operations are in the Athabasca oil sands region of Alberta, said cash flow from operations fell about 93 percent to C $7 million, hurt by lower bitumen prices due to a decline in U.S. benchmark crude prices. MEG also reduced its non-energy operating costs in 2016 to a range of C $6.00 to C $7.00 per barrel from an earlier forecast of C $6.75 to C $7.75 per...

  • *Spot gold was little changed at $1,338.87 an ounce at 0112 GMT. Bullion on Wednesday touched a high of $1,342.18, its best since July 14. *Japan's prime minister unveiled a surprisingly large $265 billion stimulus package on Wednesday to reflate the world's third-largest economy, adding pressure on the central bank to match the measures with monetary stimulus...

  • MELBOURNE, July 28- BHP Billiton will book a charge of up to $1.3 billion to cover the costs of a dam disaster last November at the Samarco iron ore mine in Brazil, putting it on course to report its worst ever annual loss. BHP said on Thursday the provision of between $1.1 billion and $1.3 billion partly reflected uncertainty on when Samarco, its iron ore joint...

  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia _ New Gold Inc. on Wednesday reported a second-quarter loss of $8.8 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was breakeven on a per-share basis. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment...

  • Goldcorp, the world's third-biggest gold producer by market value, also said it would go ahead with plans to expand its Penasquito mine in Mexico and Musselwhite mine in Canada. Production at Vancouver- based Goldcorp, which operates only in the Americas, plunged to 613,400 ounces in the quarter from 908,000 ounces in the year-ago period. The exhaustion of...

  • TORONTO _ Barrick Gold Corp. on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $138 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. The average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 14 cents per share. Barrick Gold shares have nearly tripled since the beginning of the year.

  • The decision followed an assessment of the mine's plan in the context of the Toronto- based company's global capital priorities, it said. Chile's environmental regulator shut down the water system attached to the Maricunga mine in March, citing environmental damage which Kinross disputes. Kinross reported an adjusted net loss of $9.8 million, or 1 cent per...

  • CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. _ Quaker Chemical Corp. on Wednesday reported second-quarter earnings of $15 million. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.09 per share. Quaker Chemical shares have risen 26 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • TORONTO _ Kinross Gold Corp. on Wednesday reported a loss of $25 million in its second quarter. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 1 cent per share. Kinross Gold shares have more than doubled since the beginning of the year.

  • MELBOURNE, July 28- BHP Billiton said on Thursday it would book a provision of between $1.1 billion and $1.3 billion in its annual results to cover costs of the dam disaster in November at the Samarco iron ore mine in Brazil. It said the provision partly reflected uncertainty on when Samarco, its iron ore joint venture with Brazil's Vale, would resume operations.

  • MAYFIELD HEIGHTS, Ohio _ Ferro Corp. on Wednesday reported second-quarter profit of $19 million. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 27 cents per share. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $305.1 million.

  • HOUSTON _ Kraton Performance Polymers Inc. on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $7.4 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. The Houston- based company said it had profit of 24 cents per share. Keywords: Kraton Performance Polymers, Earnings Report.

  • NORTHBROOK, Ill. _ KapStone Paper and Packaging Corp. on Wednesday reported second-quarter earnings of $20.7 million. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 30 cents per share. Five analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $823.8 million.

  • TORONTO, July 27- Barrick Gold Corp, the world's largest gold producer, reported a rise in second-quarter profit on Wednesday and said it plans to sell its 50 percent stake in a western Australia mine to carve more from its debt. Toronto- based Barrick, which has been selling off non-core mining assets and using cash flow to pay down debt, said it will explore selling...

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