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  • MOUNT LAUREL, N.J. _ Sun Bancorp Inc. on Tuesday reported second-quarter profit of $3 million. Sun Bancorp shares have climbed roughly 5 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Sun Bancorp, Earnings Report.

  • TINTON FALLS, N.J. _ CommVault Systems Inc. on Tuesday reported a loss of $2 million in its fiscal first quarter. The average estimate of 10 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 17 cents per share. CommVault shares have climbed 25 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • NEW YORK/ SAN FRANCISCO, July 26- The 1923 middle school building in Oregon's Corbett School District is so old that horses and trailers were used to dig the basement. The amount of debt sold so far this year in the $3.7 trillion market for U.S. municipal and state debt is less than in 2015 despite record-low borrowing rates. The yield on top-rated municipal 30- year...

  • NEW YORK/ SAN FRANCISCO, July 26- The 1923 middle school building in Oregon's Corbett School District is so old that horses and trailers were used to dig the basement. The amount of debt sold so far this year in the $3.7 trillion market for U.S. municipal and state debt is less than in 2015 despite record-low borrowing rates. The yield on top-rated municipal 30- year...

  • PORTLAND, Maine— American fishermen are digging in for a fight over a congressional proposal to send a message to the rest of the world by shutting down the vestiges of the U.S. harvest of shark fins, prized for soup and traditional medicine in Asia. Cory Booker, a New Jersey Democrat, and others promises to ban the sale and possession of shark fins to ensure U.S....

  • TRENTON, N.J.— A new Democratic plan to raise the state's gas tax by 23 cents a gallon while cutting other taxes is "dead on arrival," Gov. Christie, a Republican, shot down a proposal unveiled Friday by Senate President Steve Sweeney and Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto. "I reviewed this weekend the Democrats' latest plan to fund the Transportation Trust Fund through a...

  • PENNSAUKEN, N.J. _ J&J Snack Foods Corp. on Monday reported fiscal third-quarter profit of $26.8 million. J&J Snack Foods shares have risen almost 4 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: J&J Snack Foods, Earnings Report.

  • BAYONNE, N.J. _ BCB Bancorp Inc. on Monday reported second-quarter net income of $1.6 million. BCB Bancorp shares have risen almost 2 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: BCB Bancorp, Earnings Report.

  • CLINTON, N.J. _ Unity Bancorp Inc. on Monday reported second-quarter earnings of $2.8 million. Unity Bancorp shares have increased slightly more than 2 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Unity Bancorp, Earnings Report.

  • Solar energy ordinarily wins praise from groups that want to cut greenhouse gases, but a proposed solar project at a defunct Long Island nuclear power plant has stirred outrage because it requires demolishing 350 acres of woodlands. Alex Hobson, a spokeswoman for a Solar Energy industry group in Washington, D.C., declined to comment on the Long Island proposal,...

  • *AT&T, Verizon lead telecoms higher. July 22- Wall Street rose on Friday, clinching the fourth straight positive week for the stock market, boosted by strength in telecom stalwarts AT&T and Verizon. "Below it all is just an ongoing trend of better economic reports," said Jim Paulsen, chief investment strategist at Wells Capital Management in Minneapolis.

  • *Sterling tumbles as poor U.K. data stoke recession worries. NEW YORK, July 22- U.S. stock prices rose on Friday, marking four straight weeks of gains, while sterling dropped on bleak data that raised fears about a possible British recession following the country's June 23 vote to leave the European Union. You have a strong package of data that have been constructive...

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  • Senate President Steve Sweeney and Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto, both Democrats, announced a deal Friday that also would phase out the estate tax and make other tax cuts. New Jersey's Senate president says he's confident a new proposal that boosts the state gas tax by 23 cents a gallon to fund transportation projects can get a veto-proof majority in both...

  • Limited details of the plan were made public last week at a regional dealer meeting in Newark, New Jersey, by Volkswagen of America Chief Operating Officer Mark McNabb, said the dealers, who asked not to be identified because the plan hasn't been made public. Both dealers said they were told that more testing was needed and that the plans still had to be approved by...

  • *GE, Honeywell fall on disappointing results. July 22- The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq were higher Friday, led by technology and telecom stocks, while the Dow's gains were limited by industrials after GE's disappointing results. "The markets are biding time to see what the next set of earnings bring," said Andre Bakhos, managing director at Janlyn Capital in Bernardsville,...

  • *GE falls on disappointing results. July 22- The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq inched higher on Friday, led by telecom stocks, while the Dow was held back by industrials after GE's disappointing results. "The markets are biding time to see what the next set of earnings bring," said Andre Bakhos, managing director at Janlyn Capital in Bernardsville, New Jersey.

  • OAK RIDGE, N.J. _ Lakeland Bancorp Inc. on Friday reported second-quarter earnings of $10.1 million. Lakeland Bancorp shares have declined 1 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Lakeland Bancorp, Earnings Report.

  • CRANBURY, N.J. _ 1st Constitution Bancorp on Friday reported second-quarter earnings of $2.3 million. 1st Constitution Bancorp shares have climbed slightly more than 2 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: 1st Constitution Bancorp, Earnings Report.

  • ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J. _ ConnectOne Bancorp Inc. on Friday reported second-quarter net income of $10.9 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 31 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.