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  • WASHINGTON, Feb 10- The U.S. power sector's shift toward burning less coal and using more natural gas and renewable energy will not be derailed by the Supreme Court ruling against the Obama administration's limits on carbon emissions, state regulators and utilities said on Wednesday. The U.S. Supreme Court decided 5-4 on Tuesday to block the Environmental...

  • MAUMEE, Ohio _ The Andersons Inc. on Wednesday reported a fourth-quarter loss of $47 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. On a per-share basis, the Maumee, Ohio- based company said it had a loss of $1.68. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 60 cents per share.

  • NEW YORK, Feb 10- New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday urged federal regulators to block KeyCorp's plan to acquire First Niagara Financial Group Inc, saying the merger would impede retail banking competition and cost thousands of jobs upstate. The request, unusual for a sitting governor, came 3-1/ 2 months after Cleveland- based KeyCorp announced plans to...

  • WASHINGTON— A Senate panel voted on Wednesday to hold the classified advertising website Backpage.com in civil contempt for failing to comply with a congressional subpoena into how it screens ads for possible sex trafficking. The full Senate must vote on the resolution. Senate approval would mark the first time in two decades the chamber has voted to hold...

  • Andrew Cuomo is urging federal regulators to reject KeyCorp's $4.1 billion deal to buy First Niagara Financial Group and create the 13th largest commercial bank in the United States. The New York Democrat says the proposed acquisition of Buffalo- based First Niagara by Cleveland- based KeyCorp would reduce retail banking competition in upstate New York,...

  • TOLEDO, Ohio _ Owens Corning on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $109 million. The average estimate of 10 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 44 cents per share. Owens Corning shares have declined 11 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Multi-Color posts 3Q profit Tuesday, 9 Feb 2016 | 8:39 AM ET

    BATAVIA, Ohio _ Multi-Color Corp. on Tuesday reported fiscal third-quarter earnings of $9.6 million. The Batavia, Ohio- based company said it had net income of 57 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • Goodyear reports 4Q loss on hefty charge Tuesday, 9 Feb 2016 | 7:57 AM ET

    NEW YORK— The Goodyear Tire& Rubber Co. on Tuesday swung to a fourth-quarter loss on charges and tire sales fell, but the results still topped Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 74 cents per share. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $4.02 billion.

  • TransDigm misses 1Q profit forecasts Tuesday, 9 Feb 2016 | 7:33 AM ET

    CLEVELAND _ TransDigm Group Inc. on Tuesday reported fiscal first-quarter earnings of $114.9 million. TransDigm expects full-year earnings in the range of $10.65 to $10.89 per share, with revenue in the range of $3.14 billion to $3.19 billion. TransDigm shares have decreased 6 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Steris tops 3Q profit forecasts Tuesday, 9 Feb 2016 | 6:15 AM ET

    MENTOR, Ohio _ Steris Corp. on Tuesday reported fiscal third-quarter earnings of $20 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 92 cents per share. Steris expects full-year earnings in the range of $3.48 to $3.55 per share.

  • Wendy's tops 4Q profit forecasts Tuesday, 9 Feb 2016 | 6:11 AM ET

    DUBLIN, Ohio— Wendy's reported a 4.8 percent fourth- quarter sales increase at established locations in North America as the burger chain pursues a makeover of its restaurants. Wendy's believes that the appearance of its stores will improve perceptions of its food. Wendy's earned $85.9 million, or 31 cents per share.

  • Owens-Illinois reports 4Q loss Monday, 8 Feb 2016 | 4:49 PM ET

    PERRYSBURG, Ohio _ Owens-Illinois Inc. on Monday reported a loss of $202 million in its fourth quarter. The average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 40 cents per share. Owens-Illinois expects full-year earnings in the range of $2.10 to $2.25 per share.

  • MANCHESTER, N.H., Feb 7- Republican contender Marco Rubio struggled at a presidential debate on Saturday at the worst possible time, potentially confounding his bid to emerge as Donald Trump's chief rival in New Hampshire and giving hope to three rivals desperate for a strong showing. While Rubio recovered later in the debate, the timing of his performance was...

  • In a contentious debate three days ahead of Tuesday's New Hampshire primary, billionaire real estate mogul Donald Trump also battled with rival Jeb Bush over the use of eminent domain to seize private property and called for a compassionate approach to those who might lose their health insurance if Republicans repealed Obamacare. Polls show Trump leading...

  • MANCHESTER, N.H., Feb 6- Republican presidential contenders led by New Jersey Governor Chris Christie went on the attack against fast-rising rival Marco Rubio in Saturday's presidential debate, accusing the first-term U.S. senator from Florida of being too inexperienced for the White House and walking away from comprehensive immigration reform.

  • MANCHESTER, N.H., Feb 6- Republican presidential contenders led by New Jersey Governor Chris Christie went on the attack against fast-rising rival Marco Rubio in Saturday's presidential debate, accusing the first-term U.S. senator from Florida of being too inexperienced for the White House and walking away from comprehensive immigration reform.

  • HOUSTON— Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. declined by 48 this week to 571.. Among major oil- and gas-producing states, Texas declined by 19 rigs, Oklahoma dropped eight, Louisiana dropped five, Pennsylvania lost three, North Dakota, Utah and Wyoming each declined by two and Ohio dropped...

  • Gorman-Rupp posts 4Q profit Friday, 5 Feb 2016 | 6:59 AM ET

    MANSFIELD, Ohio _ Gorman-Rupp Co. on Friday reported fourth-quarter profit of $5.3 million. On a per-share basis, the Mansfield, Ohio- based company said it had profit of 21 cents. Gorman-Rupp shares have decreased 10 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Feb 5- Activist investors are putting the U.S. banking sector in their crosshairs, betting that headwinds whipping through the industry will accelerate consolidation among lenders. Hedge funds such as Ancora Advisors, Clover Partners and Seidman& Associates are buying up stakes in lenders across the U.S., from community banks to large regional lenders.

  • Mettler-Toledo beats Street 4Q forecasts Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 5:39 PM ET

    COLUMBUS, Ohio _ Mettler-Toledo International Inc. on Thursday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $123.4 million. The average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $4.61 per share. For the current quarter ending in April, Mettler-Toledo expects its per-share earnings to range from $2.40 to $2.45.