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  • VIENNA, July 28- Mobile firm Hutchison Drei Austria is buying landline-focused Tele2 from its Swedish owner for 95 million euros to create a rival to Mexican tycoon Carlos Slim's Telekom Austria. Drei, also known as Three, said on Friday the merged group, led by Hong Kong- based Hutchison, would have around 1 billion euros in annual sales and four million mobile,...

  • WASHINGTON— Congressional Republicans and Democrats have reached agreement on a $3.9 billion emergency spending package to fill a shortfall in the Department of Veterans Affairs' program of private-sector care, seeking to avert a disruption to medical care for thousands of veterans. The compromise plan sets aside $2.1 billion over six months to continue...

  • MADRID _ Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A. on Friday reported second-quarter net income of $1.22 billion. The bank, based in Madrid, said it had earnings of 18 cents per share. Access a Zacks stock report on BBVA at https://www.zacks.com/ap/BBVA.

  • LONDON, July 28- British finance minister Philip Hammond said on Friday there should be no immediate change to immigration or trading rules when Britain leaves the EU in March 2019, and that a shift to new arrangements could last until mid-2022. "We've been clear that it will be some time before we are able to introduce full migration controls between the UK and the...

  • LONDON, July 28- Emerging equities fell almost 1 percent on Friday amid a sharp selloff in technology shares especially in Asia, but were set to end the week flat. Investors worldwide were spooked by the previous day's sudden drop in technology and transportation shares on Wall Street that filtered though to Asian markets, pushing down South Korean, Taiwanese,...

  • ZURICH _ Credit Suisse Group AG on Friday reported second-quarter profit of $307.6 million. Credit Suisse shares have risen almost 7 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Credit Suisse, Earnings Report.

  • WILMINGTON, Del. _ WSFS Financial Corp. on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $20.6 million. On a per-share basis, the Wilmington, Delaware- based company said it had net income of 64 cents. Keywords: WSFS Financial, Earnings Report.

  • MENLO PARK, Calif. _ Versartis Inc. on Thursday reported a loss of $36.6 million in its second quarter. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 84 cents per share. Versartis shares have climbed 24 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • CHICO, Calif. _ TriCo Bancshares on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $13.6 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 51 cents per share. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $55.8 million.

  • ZURICH _ UBS AG on Friday reported second-quarter profit of $1.19 billion. The Zurich- based bank said it had earnings of 31 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill. _ Vasco Data Security International Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter profit of $110,000. The Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois- based company said it had profit of less than 1 cent on a per-share basis. Keywords: Vasco Data Security, Earnings Report.

  • WASHINGTON _ Washington Real Estate Investment Trust on Thursday reported a key measure of profitability in its second quarter. The average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for funds from operations of 46 cents per share. Six analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $80.8 million.

  • SEATTLE _ Weyerhaeuser Co. on Friday reported second-quarter net income of $24 million. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 27 cents per share. Weyerhaeuser shares have climbed 14 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has risen 11 percent.

  • HOUSTON _ Green Bancorp Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $12.9 million. Green Bancorp shares have climbed 38 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Green Bancorp, Earnings Report.

  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia _ Mercer International Inc. on Thursday reported a loss of $2.1 million in its second quarter. Mercer International shares have risen 12 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Mercer International, Earnings Report.

  • HOUSTON _ Cabot Oil& Gas Corp. on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $21.5 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. The average estimate of 13 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 15 cents per share. Eight analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $459.2 million.

  • WALLA WALLA, Wash. _ Key Technology Inc. on Thursday reported fiscal third-quarter profit of $3 million. Key Technology shares have risen 10 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Key Technology, Earnings Report.

  • LEWISTON, Maine _ Northeast Bancorp on Thursday reported fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of $4 million. The holding company for Northeast Bank posted revenue of $19.3 million in the period. Northeast Bancorp shares have risen 59 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • IRVING, Texas _ Flowserve Corp. on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $41.9 million. Flowserve expects full-year earnings in the range of $1.30 to $1.50 per share. Flowserve shares have decreased 3.5 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has risen 11 percent.

  • BURLINGTON, Mass. _ LeMaitre Vascular Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $4.6 million. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 17 cents per share. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $25.4 million.