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  • MECHANICSVILLE, Va. _ Owens& Minor Inc. on Monday reported fourth-quarter net income of $32.1 million. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 49 cents per share. Owens& Minor expects full-year earnings in the range of $2 to $2.05 per share.

  • MCLEAN, Va. _ Gladstone Capital Corp. on Monday reported a fiscal first-quarter loss of $8.7 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. Gladstone Capital shares have declined 15 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Gladstone Capital, Earnings Report.

  • FREEPORT, N.Y.— When this Long Island village switched on its "ring of steel" last fall, it knew it was getting a potent policing tool. Police weren't prepared, though, for the firehose of less-valuable intelligence generated by the $750,000 system. "It is a tremendous amount of workload that has been increased due to this new technology," said Miguel Bermudez, police...

  • EDEN, N.C.— Giant earthmoving machines beep and grind as they drop 17- ton scoops of coal ash and dirt into dozens of railroad cars lined up for two-thirds of a mile at a site along the Virginia- North Carolina border, where the country's largest electricity company was responsible for one of the worst spills of the toxic, liquefied waste in U.S. history.

  • Beacon Roofing tops Street 1Q forecasts Friday, 5 Feb 2016 | 8:04 AM ET

    HERNDON, Va. _ Beacon Roofing Supply Inc. on Friday reported fiscal first-quarter net income of $7.1 million. The average estimate of eight analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 36 cents per share. Six analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $937.6 million.

  • Feb 4- The chief executive officer of LAN Airlines will pay a $75,000 fine to settle charges that he authorized improper payments to Argentina union officials to persuade them to ease their demands in a labor dispute, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said on Thursday. According to the SEC, Cueto authorized wiring $1.15 million to a Virginia brokerage...

  • NeuStar beats Street 4Q forecasts Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 6:09 PM ET

    STERLING, Va. _ NeuStar Inc. on Thursday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $33.9 million. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.22 per share. NeuStar expects full-year earnings in the range of $5.03 to $5.39 per share, with revenue in the range of $1.22 billion to $1.26 billion.

  • EPlus posts 3Q profit Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 5:39 PM ET

    HERNDON, Va. _ EPlus Inc. on Thursday reported fiscal third-quarter net income of $10.3 million. On a per-share basis, the Herndon, Virginia- based company said it had net income of $1.40. EPlus shares have fallen slightly more than 2 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Genworth Financial reports 4Q loss Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 5:19 PM ET

    RICHMOND, Va. _ Genworth Financial Inc. on Thursday reported a loss of $292 million in its fourth quarter. The Richmond, Virginia- based company said it had a loss of 59 cents per share. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 21 cents per share.

  • Brink's reports 4Q loss Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 9:07 AM ET

    RICHMOND, Va. _ Brink's Co. on Thursday reported a loss of $3.6 million in its fourth quarter. Brink's expects full-year earnings in the range of $2 to $2.20 per share. Brink's shares have climbed slightly since the beginning of the year.

  • Maximus misses Street 1Q forecasts Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 7:07 AM ET

    RESTON, Va. _ Maximus Inc. on Thursday reported fiscal first-quarter earnings of $26.6 million. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 46 cents per share. Four analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $581.8 million.

  • Strayer Education beats 4Q profit forecasts Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 6:53 AM ET

    HERNDON, Va. _ Strayer Education Inc. on Thursday reported fourth-quarter net income of $13 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.17 per share. Strayer Education shares have declined almost 10 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Gladstone Investment reports 3Q loss Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016 | 6:01 PM ET

    MCLEAN, Va. _ Gladstone Investment Corp. on Wednesday reported a fiscal third-quarter loss of $6.2 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. Gladstone Investment shares have fallen nearly 6 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Gladstone Investment, Earnings Report.

  • CEB tops 4Q profit forecasts Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016 | 5:41 PM ET

    ARLINGTON, Va. _ CEB Inc. on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $18.3 million. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.06 per share. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $247.6 million.

  • CACI International beats Street 2Q forecasts Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016 | 5:31 PM ET

    ARLINGTON, Va. _ CACI International Inc. on Wednesday reported fiscal second-quarter profit of $30.3 million. CACI International expects full-year earnings to be $5.37 to $5.77 per share, with revenue in the range of $3.7 billion to $3.9 billion. CACI International shares have dropped 13 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • AvalonBay reports 4Q results Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016 | 5:17 PM ET

    ARLINGTON, Va. _ AvalonBay Communities Inc. on Wednesday reported a key measure of profitability in its fourth quarter. The average estimate of 13 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for funds from operations of $1.96 per share. Nine analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $476.7 million.

  • Universal Corp. posts 3Q profit Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016 | 5:17 PM ET

    RICHMOND, Va. _ Universal Corp. on Wednesday reported fiscal third-quarter profit of $44.5 million. Universal Corp. shares have fallen 3 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Universal Corp., Earnings Report.

  • ATLANTA— Kik Messenger, a smartphone app popular among younger teens, is on the defensive following the stabbing death of a 13- year-old girl in Virginia who told friends she was using Kik to connect with an 18- year-old man. Kik made an updated guide for parents available on its website following the arrests of two Virginia Tech students in the slaying of Nicole...

  • *S&P financial index flat after hitting more than 2- year low. Feb 3- The Dow and S&P 500 turned higher late Wednesday afternoon, with the Dow rallying 1 percent as energy shares jumped with oil prices and financial shares cut losses to trade flat. Of course it's bringing a lot of the energy stocks that are pretty beaten down with it, "said Peter Tuz, president of Chase...