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  • RICHMOND, Va. _ Union Bankshares Corp. on Friday reported second-quarter earnings of $19.3 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 41 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • July 21- Boeing Co's second-quarter results will include more than $2 billion in charges related to the 787, 747 and KC-46 tanker aircraft programs, the aerospace and defense company said on Thursday. The combined charges of $2.05 billion address high-profile problems such as dwindling demand for very large planes like the 747 and a hangover of nearly $30...

  • MCLEAN, Va. _ Southern National Bancorp of Virginia Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter profit of $2.8 million. Southern National Bancorp shares have fallen roughly 6 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Southern National Bancorp, Earnings Report.

  • RESTON, Va. _ WashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $4.4 million. The Reston, Virginia- based bank said it had earnings of 35 cents per share. Keywords: WashingtonFirst Bankshares, Earnings Report.

  • DANVILLE, Va. _ American National Bankshares Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $4.1 million. American National Bankshares shares have risen almost 2 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: American National Bankshares, Earnings Report.

  • MCLEAN, Va. _ Capital One Financial Corp. on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $942 million. The average estimate of 12 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.86 per share. Capital One shares have dropped nearly 6 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has climbed roughly 6 percent.

  • RESTON, Va. _ NVR Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $91.7 million. On a per-share basis, the Reston, Virginia- based company said it had profit of $22.01. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • NEW YORK, July 21- Brewers Anheuser-Busch InBev and SABMiller received U.S. antitrust approval for their $107 billion merger on Wednesday, bringing the largest-ever consumer products deal a big step closer to completion. The deal has already been cleared by Australia, Europe and South Africa, and AB InBev said it still expects closure this year.

  • NEW YORK, July 20- Anheuser-Busch InBev and SABMiller received approval for their $107 billion merger from U.S. antitrust regulators on Wednesday after the companies agreed to unload beer assets and preserve competition from independent craft brewers. The Belgian brewer will make concessions beyond its publicly stated offer to sell it stake in...

  • July 20- A federal appeals court on Wednesday revived Ohio's lawsuit accusing Freddie Mac of defrauding the state's $87.3 billion public pension fund by hiding its exposure to subprime and other risky mortgages prior to the 2007-09 financial crisis. The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said a lower court judge erred in finding that the Ohio Public Employees...

  • MCLEAN, Va. _ Cardinal Financial Corp. on Wednesday reported second-quarter earnings of $14.1 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 36 cents per share. Cardinal Financial shares have increased roughly 1 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • NEW YORK— A record terrorism-related forfeiture order benefiting families of some Sept. 11 victims and others was reversed on appeal Wednesday, leaving in doubt what will happen to a $1 billion Manhattan office building at the center of the legal case. The 2nd Circuit decision written by Circuit Judge Richard C. Wesley said the buildings do not qualify as being...

  • The International Monetary Fund cut its global growth forecasts for the next two years, citing uncertainty over Britain's looming exit from the European Union. Even with the economic concerns triggered by Britain's recent vote, the S&P 500 and Dow have hit record highs in the past week. "There's enough uncertainty out there in a market that's done pretty well as...

  • The International Monetary Fund cut its global growth forecasts for the next two years, citing uncertainty over Britain's looming exit from the European Union. Even with the economic concerns triggered by Britain's recent vote, the S&P 500 and Dow have hit record highs in the past week. "There's enough uncertainty out there in a market that's done pretty well as...

  • *Oil steady above $47, latest Libya hitch supports. NEW YORK, July 19- Global equity prices ticked lower on Tuesday as investors took stock of some disappointing U.S. earnings reports and signs that Britain's decision to leave the EU could hurt other economies, while the U.S. dollar rallied to a four-month high. The U.S. dollar rose on a combination of economic news...

  • *Adds $200 million for 2016 Obamacare losses. *Optum unit revenue rises 51.5 percent to $20.6 billion. Next year, it will exit most of the two dozen states where it sells individual insurance on the exchanges but still has plans to sell in Nevada, New York and Virginia.

  • RALEIGH, N.C.— CSX Corp. will build an intermodal cargo hub near the Virginia border in Edgecombe County after landowner opposition blocked the railroad company's first option, officials said Tuesday. North Carolina will spend about $100 million for track improvements and other transportation infrastructure, plus tax breaks worth up to $4 million.

  • July 19- U.S. stocks dropped on Tuesday morning, led by a drop in technology and consumer discretionary stocks after Netflix's weak results. Also weighing on sentiment was the International Monetary Fund's move to cut its global growth forecasts for the next two years due to uncertainty over Britain's looming exit from the European Union.

  • July 19- The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq were set to open lower on Tuesday, following weak results from Netflix, while the Dow was likely to be little changed after J&J's upbeat earnings. J&J's stock gained 1.9 percent to $125.50 premarket, set to hit a record high, after the Dow component posted second-quarter earnings that handily beat expectations.

  • UnitedHealth's second-quarter earnings jumped 11 percent to beat investor expectations even though the nation's largest health insurer took a bigger hit than expected from coverage linked to the Affordable Care Act. But another strong gain from UnitedHealth's Optum segment helped push the company's total net income up to $1.75 billion from $1.59...