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  • Texas Instruments forecast a profit of 81- 91 cents per share and revenue of $3.34 billion- $3.62 billion for the third quarter ending September. Analysts on average were expecting a profit of 81 cents per share and revenue of $3.38 billion, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. The Dallas- based chipmaker's net income rose to $779 million, or 76 cents per share, in...

  • LITTLE ROCK, Ark.— An execution drug obtained by the Arkansas prison system earlier this month appears to have been made by a subsidiary of Pfizer, even though the pharmaceutical giant has said it doesn't want its drugs to be used in executions. It matches labels submitted to the National Institutes of Health by Hospira, Inc., which Pfizer bought last year.

  • SAN JOSE, Calif. _ Monolithic Power Systems Inc. on Monday reported second-quarter earnings of $11.2 million. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 54 cents per share. Seven analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $93 million.

  • WESTERLY, R.I. _ Washington Trust Bancorp Inc. on Monday reported second-quarter profit of $11 million. The holding company for The Washington Trust Co. posted revenue of $42.7 million in the period. Keywords: Washington Trust Bancorp, Earnings Report.

  • 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.

  • WASHINGTON— Figures on government spending and debt in millions of dollars.

  • MCLEAN, Va. _ Gladstone Commercial Corp. on Monday reported a key measure of profitability in its second quarter. The real estate investment trust, based in McLean, Virginia, said it had funds from operations of $9.3 million, or 39 cents per share, in the period. The company said it had a loss of $631,000, or 3 cents per share.

  • Trade Representative Michael Froman told his new British counterpart on Monday that the two countries cannot launch negotiations on bilateral trade and investment deals until more is known about Britain's future relationship with the European Union. Trade Representative's office said in a statement that Froman told UK Trade Secretary Liam Fox in a...

  • PITTSFIELD, Mass. _ Berkshire Hills Bancorp Inc. on Monday reported second-quarter profit of $16 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 54 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • IRVINE, Calif. _ CoreLogic Inc. on Monday reported second-quarter profit of $40.4 million. CoreLogic expects full-year earnings in the range of $2.20 to $2.30 per share, with revenue in the range of $1.89 billion to $1.92 billion. CoreLogic shares have climbed 20 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • IRVING, Texas _ Celanese Corp. on Monday reported second-quarter profit of $221 million. The average estimate of eight analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.55 per share. Five analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $1.42 billion.

  • AUBURN, Ala. _ Auburn National Bancorporation Inc. on Monday reported second-quarter earnings of $1.9 million. The Auburn, Alabama-based bank said it had earnings of 53 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • SAN JOSE, Calif. _ Sanmina Corp. on Monday reported fiscal third-quarter earnings of $29.5 million. For the current quarter ending in September, Sanmina expects its per-share earnings to range from 64 cents to 68 cents. Sanmina shares have risen 42 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • LAS VEGAS _ Las Vegas Sands Corp. on Monday reported second-quarter profit of $328 million. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 56 cents per share. Las Vegas Sands shares have increased 9 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • DALLAS _ Texas Instruments Inc. on Monday reported second-quarter net income of $779 million. Eleven analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $3.2 billion. For the current quarter ending in October, Texas Instruments said it expects revenue in the range of $3.34 billion to $3.62 billion.

  • NEWARK, Ohio _ Park National Corp. on Monday reported second-quarter net income of $20 million. Park National shares have increased 5 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Park National, Earnings Report.

  • NASHVILLE, Tenn. _ HealthStream Inc. on Monday reported second-quarter net income of $1.4 million. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 8 cents per share. HealthStream shares have climbed 18 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • NEW YORK— Verizon's deal for Yahoo could give the phone company a stronger foothold in digital advertising as it takes what it knows about its customers' whereabouts and combines that with Yahoo's popular destinations and AOL's advertising expertise. To boost traffic and revenue even more, Verizon could also ship some phones with Yahoo apps already...

  • July 25- Texas Instruments Inc reported a 12 percent rise in second-quarter profit, helped by strong demand for its chips used in the automotive, industrial and communications equipment markets. The Dallas- based chipmaker's net income rose to $779 million, or 76 cents per share, in the quarter ended June 30 from $696 million, or 65 cents per share, a year earlier.

  • MINNEAPOLIS _ Vascular Solutions Inc. on Monday reported second-quarter profit of $5.4 million. For the current quarter ending in October, Vascular Solutions expects its per-share earnings to range from 29 cents to 31 cents. Vascular Solutions shares have increased 23 percent since the beginning of the year.