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  • July 30- Oil and gas producer Penn Virginia Corp had put itself on the block but received no "credible bids," Chairman Edward Cloues said on Thursday, a day after the company cut its 2015 production forecast. Penn Virginia's shares plunged 35 percent to an all-time low of $1.33, valuing the company at about $96 million. Radnor, Pennsylvania- based Penn Virginia is an...

  • West Pharmaceutical posts 2Q profit Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 | 10:40 AM ET

    EXTON, Pa. _ West Pharmaceutical Services Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $27.8 million. West Pharmaceutical expects full-year earnings in the range of $1.74 to $1.84 per share, with revenue in the range of $1.4 billion to $1.43 billion. Keywords: West Pharmaceutical Services, Earnings Report.

  • President Barack Obama's healthcare reform law has helped fuel adoption of these arrangements. Baltimore- based CareFirst said growth in overall medical spending slowed to a rate of 2 percent, compared with annual increases averaging 7.5 percent before the program began in 2011.. CareFirst's medical home program covers just under 1.1 million people,...

  • RAIT Financial reports 2Q results Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 | 9:51 AM ET

    PHILADELPHIA _ RAIT Financial Trust on Thursday reported a key measure of profitability in its second quarter, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. The real estate investment trust, based in Philadelphia, said it had funds from operations of $11.9 million, or 15 cents per share, in the period. The company said it had net income of $19 million, or 21...

  • Carpenter beats 4Q profit forecasts Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 | 9:30 AM ET

    WYOMISSING, Pa. _ Carpenter Technology Corp. on Thursday reported fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of $22.5 million. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 41 cents per share. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $591.3 million.

  • GNC misses Street 2Q forecasts Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 | 9:07 AM ET

    PITTSBURGH _ GNC Holdings Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $67.4 million. The average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 81 cents per share. Six analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $686.4 million.

  • Kennametal beats Street 4Q forecasts Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 | 9:03 AM ET

    LATROBE, Pa. _ Kennametal Inc. on Thursday reported fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of $21.1 million. The average estimate of eight analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 44 cents per share. Kennametal shares have fallen roughly 9 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Teleflex misses Street 2Q forecasts Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 | 8:30 AM ET

    WAYNE, Pa. _ Teleflex Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $44.6 million. Teleflex expects full-year earnings in the range of $6.10 to $6.35 per share. Teleflex shares have increased 22 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Armstrong World Industries posts 2Q profit Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 | 8:25 AM ET

    LANCASTER, Pa. _ Armstrong World Industries Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $29.6 million. Armstrong World Industries expects full-year earnings in the range of $2.05 to $2.35 per share, with revenue in the range of $2.4 billion to $2.5 billion. Armstrong World Industries shares have risen 9 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Gaming and Leisure Properties reports 2Q results Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 | 8:07 AM ET

    WYOMISSING, Pa. _ Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc. on Thursday reported a key measure of profitability in its second quarter. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for funds from operations of 69 cents per share. For the current quarter ending in September, Gaming and Leisure Properties said it expects revenue in the...

  • Dentsply beats 2Q profit forecasts Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 | 7:21 AM ET

    YORK, Pa. _ Dentsply International Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $44.1 million. Dentsply expects full-year earnings to be $2.50 to $2.60 per share. Dentsply shares have increased nearly 1 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has climbed slightly more than 2 percent.

  • Air Products and Chemicals posts 3Q profit Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 | 6:18 AM ET

    ALLENTOWN, Pa. _ Air Products and Chemicals Inc. on Thursday reported fiscal third-quarter earnings of $318.8 million. Air Products and Chemicals expects full-year earnings to be $6.50 to $6.60 per share. Air Products and Chemicals shares have decreased 7 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has increased slightly more...

  • *Second-quarter GDP forecast to rise at 2.6 percent rate. WASHINGTON, July 30- U.S. economic growth likely accelerated in the second quarter as a pick-up in consumer spending and housing offset the drag from trade and the energy sector, suggesting a steady momentum that could bring the Federal Reserve closer to hiking interest rates this year.

  • Penn Virginia reports 2Q loss Wednesday, 29 Jul 2015 | 7:03 PM ET

    RADNOR, Pa. _ Penn Virginia Corp. on Wednesday reported a loss of $80.1 million in its second quarter. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 48 cents per share. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $104.5 million.

  • Nutrisystem beats Street 2Q forecasts Wednesday, 29 Jul 2015 | 6:45 PM ET

    FORT WASHINGTON, Pa. _ Nutrisystem Inc. on Wednesday reported second-quarter earnings of $12.1 million. For the current quarter ending in September, Nutrisystem said it expects revenue in the range of $102 million to $107 million. Nutrisystem shares have increased 29 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • MIDDLETOWN, Pa.— A truck driver who purchased a Mega Millions ticket at a truck stop claimed his $92 million prize Wednesday at Pennsylvania Lottery headquarters. Steven Peloquin, 52, of Mechanicsville, Virginia, turned in the sole winning ticket from a Mega Millions drawing last week and chose the cash value payout rather than a $153 million annuity, the...

  • Lincoln National misses 2Q profit forecasts Wednesday, 29 Jul 2015 | 4:31 PM ET

    RADNOR, Pa. _ Lincoln National Corp. on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $344 million. The average estimate of 11 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.54 per share. Lincoln National shares have risen almost 2 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has risen slightly more than...

  • WASHINGTON, July 29- Daniel Hawke, a 16- year veteran at the Securities and Exchange Commission who helped lead major high-profile enforcement cases against stock exchanges and brokerages, is planning to leave the agency in August, the SEC announced on Wednesday. Hawke, who heads the SEC enforcement division's market abuse unit, is a well-known figure among...

  • Ohio requires front license plates, but some states don't Wednesday, 29 Jul 2015 | 12:19 PM ET

    But it's different in Ohio, where a motorist was fatally shot in Cincinnati during a traffic stop prompted by his failure to display a front plate. Ohio legislators raised the issue again as recently as this year, though it didn't go anywhere. According to a database maintained by the group, 19 states— including Ohio neighbors Indiana, Michigan, Pennsylvania, West...

  • Cost-cutting, gambling rise boost Mohegan Sun 3Q profit Wednesday, 29 Jul 2015 | 11:16 AM ET

    UNCASVILLE, Conn.— A spike in slot machine and table game use and cost-cutting helped significantly boost third-quarter profit at the Mohegan Sun casinos in Connecticut and Pennsylvania, the parent company reported Wednesday. Slot machine revenue of $142.2 million at the Mohegan Sun in Connecticut was up about 3 percent from the third quarter of 2014. Table...