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  • PLYMOUTH, Minn. _ Arctic Cat Inc. on Friday reported a loss of $10.6 million in its fiscal first quarter. Arctic Cat expects a full-year loss of $1 to 70 cents per share, with revenue in the range of $635 million to $655 million. Arctic Cat shares have risen 12 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • ATLANTA— United Parcel Service Inc. on Friday reported second-quarter profit of $1.27 billion. The average estimate of 13 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of $1.43 per share. Six analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $14.6 billion.

  • July 29- Enbridge Inc, Canada's largest pipeline company, reported a slightly lower-than-expected profit as the company's liquids pipeline business was hit by a massive wildfire in Fort McMurray, Alberta. Chief Executive Al Monaco said on Friday the company and its partners remained committed to its plan to build the Northern Gateway pipeline, which would...

  • NORTH CHICAGO, Ill.— AbbVie Inc. on Friday reported second-quarter profit of $1.61 billion. AbbVie expects full-year earnings in the range of $4.73 to $4.83 per share. AbbVie shares have climbed slightly more than 9 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has climbed 6 percent.

  • Political and economic problems have combined to derail the group's plans to sell text books and mark exams in the United States, and the group blamed a drop in revenue from exam marking in the U.S. and Britain, its top two markets, for its disappointing first-half performance. Analysts, however, were skeptical and Pearson's shares were the biggest losers on...

  • *China approval conditional on joint venture stake sale. *Brazil beer volume down 4.5 pct after 10 pct drop in Q1. BRUSSELS/ BEIJING, July 29- Brewer Anheuser-Busch InBev cleared a major hurdle towards its takeover of SABMiller with regulatory approval from China on Friday, leaving the acquisition's future in the hands of the British company's board.

  • NEWARK, N.J. _ Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. on Friday reported second-quarter net income of $187 million. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 57 cents per share. The parent company of PSEG Power and Public Service Electric& Gas Co. posted revenue of $1.91 billion in the period.

  • CHICAGO _ CBOE Holdings Inc. on Friday reported second-quarter earnings of $50.7 million. The average estimate of eight analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 61 cents per share. CBOE shares have increased slightly more than 5 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • HARTFORD, Conn. _ Virtus Investment Partners Inc. on Friday reported second-quarter net income of $8.1 million. On a per-share basis, the Hartford, Connecticut- based company said it had profit of 97 cents. Keywords: Virtus Investment Partners, Earnings Report.

  • July 29- CBOE Holdings Inc, the operator of the largest U.S. options exchange, reported a 13.6 percent rise in quarterly profit as market volatility boosted transaction fees. Net income allocated to CBOE's common shareholders rose to $50.7 million, or 62 cents per share, for the quarter ended June 30, compared with $44.6 million, or 54 cents per share, a year earlier.

  • LAKE FOREST, Ill. _ Tenneco Inc. on Friday reported second-quarter earnings of $86 million. The average estimate of 12 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.60 per share. Tenneco shares have increased 16 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • LANCASTER, Pa. _ Armstrong World Industries Inc. on Friday reported second-quarter net income of $16.9 million. Armstrong World Industries expects full-year earnings in the range of $2.05 to $2.25 per share, with revenue in the range of $1.23 billion to $1.28 billion. Armstrong World Industries shares have declined 8.5 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • *Execs are most senior to be jailed in Ireland. Former Irish Life and Permanent Chief Executive Denis Casey was sentenced to two years and nine months following the 74- day criminal trial, Ireland's longest ever. Willie McAteer, former finance director at the failed Anglo Irish Bank, and John Bowe, its ex-head of capital markets, were given sentences of 42 months...

  • BURLINGTON, Mass. _ Circor International Inc. on Friday reported second-quarter net income of $3.8 million. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 48 cents per share. Circor shares have increased 39 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • NEW YORK _ Revlon Inc. on Friday reported second-quarter profit of $8.3 million. On a per-share basis, the New York- based company said it had net income of 16 cents. Revlon shares have climbed 19 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • The Johns Creek, Georgia- based company said it had net income of 52 cents per share. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 56 cents per share. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $310.7 million.

  • Earnings from Phillips 66' s refining business plunged 75.3 percent to $149 million in the second quarter. Phillips 66' s consolidated earnings fell to $496 million, or 93 cents per share, in the second quarter from $1.01 billion, or $1.84 per share, a year earlier. Adjusted earnings of 94 cents per share edged past analysts' estimate of 93 cents, according to Thomson...

  • MOSCOW, July 29- Russia's largest bank Sberbank said on Friday it had completed the sale of 99.5 percent of its Slovak subsidiary Sberbank Slovensko to Penta Investments.

  • FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.— AutoNation Inc. on Friday reported second-quarter profit of $112 million. The average estimate of 11 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.05 per share. AutoNation shares have declined 13 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has risen 6 percent.

  • MOSCOW, July 29- Russia's largest bank Sberbank said on Friday it had completed the sale of 99.5 percent of its Slovak subsidiary Sberbank Slovensko to Penta Investments.