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  • SIMPSONVILLE, S.C. _ Kemet Corp. on Tuesday reported a loss of $15.2 million in its fiscal fourth quarter. On a per-share basis, the Simpsonville, South Carolina- based company said it had a loss of 33 cents. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • Net income attributable to Duke fell to $694 million, or $1.01 per share, in the first quarter ended March 31, from $864 million, or $1.22 per share, a year earlier. Total operating revenue fell 7.3 percent to $5.62 billion. Duke sells power to 7.3 million customers in North Carolina, South Carolina, Florida, Indiana, Ohio and Kentucky.

  • SPARTANBURG, S.C. _ Denny's Corp. on Monday reported first-quarter earnings of $10 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 11 cents per share. Denny's shares have increased almost 1 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • The 2015 annual incentive pay of Chief Operations Officer Greg Hart was reduced by $1 million in connection with a probe into the No.3 U.S. airline's relationship with the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. The internal probe focused on whether United added flights to Columbia, South Carolina to curry favor with then- Port Authority Chairman David...

  • GREENVILLE, S.C. _ Regional Management Corp. on Thursday reported first-quarter profit of $5.2 million. Regional Management shares have climbed 16 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Regional Management, Earnings Report.

  • FORT MILL, S.C. _ Domtar Corp. on Thursday reported first-quarter earnings of $4 million. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 25 cents per share. Domtar shares have increased 13 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • CAYCE, S.C. _ Scana Corp. on Thursday reported first-quarter earnings of $176 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.39 per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • CHARLESTON, S.C. _ Blackbaud Inc. on Wednesday reported first-quarter earnings of $5 million. Blackbaud expects full-year earnings in the range of $1.90 to $1.98 per share. Blackbaud shares have dropped almost 3 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • BOSTON, April 27- Individual investors are angry about CEO pay, and they want their mutual fund firms to do something about it. The survey was conducted between March 22 and March 31. The poll results underscore a growing angst over large-company CEO pay, which now runs more than 300 times that of U.S. rank-and-file workers, according to a study by the AFL-CIO, the...

  • In February, South Carolina accused the federal government of acting unconstitutionally in failing to complete the mixed-oxide facility by Jan. 1, 2016. The project at the Savannah River Site along the South Carolina- Georgia border is billions of dollars over budget. Since the plant isn't operating, by law the federal government was supposed to remove 1...

  • FOUNTAIN INN, S.C. _ AVX Corp. on Tuesday reported fiscal fourth-quarter profit of $32.7 million. On a per-share basis, the Fountain Inn, South Carolina- based company said it had profit of 19 cents. For the year, the company reported profit of $101.5 million, or 60 cents per share.

  • Democratic presidential candidate former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton

    Hillary Clinton’s advisers and allies have begun extensive discussions about who should be her running mate, the NYT reports.

  • CHARLESTON, S.C. _ Carolina Financial Corp. on Friday reported first-quarter profit of $3.6 million. Carolina Financial shares have fallen slightly since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Carolina Financial, Earnings Report.

  • COLUMBIA, S.C. _ South State Corp. on Friday reported first-quarter profit of $24.5 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.03 per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • WASHINGTON— It's not just Wall Street banks. The AP's review of federal records, regulatory filings and correspondence showed that almost all the 82 corporations, trade associations and other groups that paid for or sponsored Clinton's speeches have actively sought to sway the government— lobbying, bidding for contracts, commenting on federal policy and in...

  • HARTSVILLE, S.C. _ Sonoco Products Co. on Thursday reported first-quarter earnings of $59.9 million. The average estimate of eight analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 60 cents per share. Six analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $1.21 billion.

  • NEW YORK, April 18- Turkey has slapped anti-dumping duties on U.S. cotton imports, a U.S. industry trade association said on Monday, fraying relations between one of the world's top fiber growers and one of its biggest customers amid weak global prices and demand. Turkey is the second-biggest buyer of U.S. cotton, with shipments ranging between 1.5 million and 2...

  • WASHINGTON, April 15- An aggressive advertising and lobbying campaign by conservative activists and financial interests this week stalled a plan in the U.S. Congress to rescue Puerto Rico from crippling debt, while lawmakers adjourned on Friday with no clear path forward. Puerto Rico is staring down a May 1 deadline for paying about $422 million to Government...

  • NEW YORK, April 15- Out of sight, out of mind? Unlike most other countries, Uncle Sam requires its estimated 7 million expatriates, whether citizens or resident aliens, to file an income tax return with the Internal Revenue Service. "The U.S. has limited power, but the power they do have is significant," said Greg Dewald, an entrepreneur in Salta, Argentina who runs Bright!

  • WASHINGTON, April 13- Legislation to help Puerto Rico climb out of a debilitating debt crisis hit new resistance in the U.S. Congress on Wednesday, prompting Republicans to cancel a planned work session that was set for Thursday on the measure. Treasury official told the committee that the U.S. Congress must allow Puerto Rico to erase a share of its debt or...