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  • FAIRFAX, Va. _ ICF International Inc. on Thursday reported first-quarter net income of $9.7 million. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 60 cents per share. Six analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $278.8 million.

  • CHANTILLY, Va. _ Engility Holdings Inc. on Thursday reported a loss of $3.2 million in its first quarter. Engility Holdings expects full-year earnings in the range of $1 to $1.15 per share, with revenue in the range of $2 billion to $2.15 billion. Engility Holdings shares have fallen 41 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • *S&P 500 erases earlier gains. NEW YORK, May 5- U.S. shares erased earlier gains on Thursday after oil prices eased from their highs, removing some support from energy shares and risk appetite, while benchmark Treasury yields hit more than two-week lows ahead of the April U.S. employment report due Friday. U.S. crude prices jumped by more than 5 percent before paring...

  • May 5- Wall Street gave up early gains and slipped into the red in afternoon trading on Thursday, dragged down by consumer discretionary stocks and retreating oil prices. Oil prices had jumped on concerns that a huge wildfire in Canada's oil sands region and escalating tensions in Libya would hit supply, but later slipped well off their highs.

  • NEW YORK, May 5- Dozens of Verizon Communications Inc landline workers, on strike since mid-April after contract talks hit an impasse, marched on the company's annual shareholder meeting in Albuquerque, New Mexico, on Thursday, and blocked traffic. The Albuquerque Police Department said no arrests were made but 15 people were cited. The action was called by the...

  • MINNEAPOLIS— The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission says a technology services company working in Minnesota has agreed to pay $140,000 to settle a transgender discrimination complaint. Ellucian, headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia, was performing contracted informational technology work and was asked by the college to remove the employee from...

  • NEW YORK, May 5- Dozens of Verizon Communications Inc landline workers, on strike since mid-April after contract talks hit an impasse, marched on the company's annual shareholder meeting in Albuquerque, New Mexico, on Thursday and several people were arrested for blocking traffic, unions said. The unions for the strikers said they also planned hundreds of...

  • MCLEAN, Va. _ GTT Communications Inc. on Thursday reported first-quarter net income of $898,000. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 1 cent per share. GTT Communications shares have fallen 9 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • WAYNESBORO, Va. _ Lumos Networks Corp. on Thursday reported a first-quarter loss of $2.9 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. Lumos Networks expects full-year revenue in the range of $206 million to $210 million. Lumos Networks shares have increased 15 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • NEWPORT NEWS, Va. _ Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc. on Thursday reported first-quarter profit of $136 million. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $2.11 per share. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $1.59 billion.

  • RESTON, Va. _ Maximus Inc. on Thursday reported fiscal second-quarter net income of $48.8 million. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 63 cents per share. Four analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $597.2 million.

  • DULLES, Va. _ Orbital ATK Inc. on Thursday reported first-quarter profit of $70 million. Orbital ATK expects full-year earnings in the range of $5.25 to $5.50 per share, with revenue in the range of $4.58 billion to $4.65 billion. Orbital ATK shares have dropped 2.5 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • ARLINGTON, Va. _ Rosetta Stone Inc. on Wednesday reported a loss of $7.5 million in its first quarter. The Arlington, Virginia- based company said it had a loss of 34 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • Tribune Publishing Co. on Wednesday rejected Gannett's more than $388 million buyout offer, saying it's too little for the company that owns The Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune and other newspapers. USA Today owner Gannett wanted to buy Tribune Publishing so it could expand its USA Today Network, an effort to unite USA Today with its more than 100 local daily...

  • ARLINGTON, Va. _ Graham Holdings Co. on Wednesday reported first-quarter earnings of $37.8 million. Graham Holdings shares have fallen almost 1 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has climbed 1 percent. Keywords: Graham Holdings, Earnings Report.

  • RICHMOND, Va. _ Dominion Resources Inc. on Wednesday reported first-quarter earnings of $524 million. On a per-share basis, the Richmond, Virginia- based company said it had net income of 88 cents. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 96 cents per share.

  • RICHMOND, Va. _ Dominion Midstream Partners LP on Wednesday reported first-quarter earnings of $13.4 million. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 30 cents per share. Dominion Midstream shares have increased 3 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • HERNDON, Va. _ Strayer Education Inc. on Wednesday reported first-quarter net income of $12.4 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 98 cents per share. Strayer Education shares have declined 18 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • RICHMOND, Va. _ Performance Food Group Co. on Wednesday reported fiscal third-quarter profit of $9.4 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 15 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • CANBERRA, Australia— Australia's current government will never sell its largest cattle empire to foreigners, the treasurer said on Wednesday after blocking a takeover by a Chinese-led consortium. Chinese-based Dakang Australia Holdings on Tuesday withdrew its application to buy an 80 percent stake in Australia's largest private landholding, S. Kidman&...