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  • MEXICO CITY, Feb 22- Mexican broadcaster Grupo Televisa on Wednesday reported a 59 percent fall in fourth-quarter net profit compared to the year-earlier period, hit by higher financial costs. In the quarter ending Dec. 31, the company had a net profit of 643 million pesos, it said in a statement, down from 1.571 billion pesos in the year earlier quarter.

  • TORONTO _ HudBay Minerals Inc. on Wednesday reported a loss of $47.3 million in its fourth quarter. The Toronto- based company said it had a loss of 20 cents per share. HudBay Minerals shares have risen 46 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Mar 14 Japan Auction of 20- year government bonds. Mar 14 Spain Auction of 3- and 9- month Treasury Bills. Mar 14 Netherlands DSL Auction.

  • Mar 14 Japan Auction of 20- year government bonds. Mar 14 Spain Auction of 3- and 9- month Treasury Bills. Mar 14 Netherlands DSL Auction.

  • TAMPA, Fla. _ Masonite International Corp. on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $15.4 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 58 cents per share. Five analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $481.7 million.

  • LONDON, Feb 23- Bond trading revenue at the world's top banks rose last year for the first time since 2012, thanks to increased activity after Britons' voted to leave the European Union and Donald Trump won the U.S. presidential election, a survey showed on Thursday. Overall FICC trading revenue at 12 of the world's biggest banks rose to $75.9 billion from $69.9...

  • FORT WORTH, United States- Dallas Fed President Robert Kaplan participates in a moderated Q&A session hosted by the Tarrant County Bankers Association- 1800 GMT. LONDON- ECB Board Member Peter Praet to deliver a keynote speech at the "Brexit and the implications for financial services" conference- 0855 GMT. LONDON- ECB Board Member Peter Praet to give...

  • FORT WORTH, United States- Dallas Fed President Robert Kaplan participates in a moderated Q&A session hosted by the Tarrant County Bankers Association- 1800 GMT. LONDON- ECB Board Member Peter Praet to deliver a keynote speech at the "Brexit and the implications for financial services" conference- 0855 GMT. LONDON- ECB Board Member Peter Praet to give...

  • THE WOODLANDS, Texas _ Western Gas Equity Partners L.P. on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $83.7 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 36 cents per share. Western Gas Equity shares have climbed roughly 10 percent since the...

  • ATHENS, Greece _ Star Bulk Carriers Corp. on Wednesday reported a loss of $32.7 million in its fourth quarter. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 21 cents per share. Star Bulk Carriers shares have increased 88 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • NEW YORK, Feb 22- Jeffrey Ubben, the chief executive of ValueAct Capital, told Reuters on Wednesday that his firm has been disinvesting in the capital markets as valuations have become overextended, leaving it with $3 billion in cash. ValueAct, based in San Francisco, manages around $16 billion. The fund's largest holding is a $2.4 billion stake in Microsoft Corp,...

  • RICHMOND, Va. _ Tredegar Corp. on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $1.7 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. On a per-share basis, the Richmond, Virginia- based company said it had net income of 5 cents. Tredegar shares have fallen roughly 6 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • NICOSIA, Cyprus _ Ocean Rig UDW Inc. on Wednesday reported a loss of $3.71 billion in its fourth quarter. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 33 cents per share. For the year, the company reported a loss of $3.23 billion, or $33.30 per share, swinging to a loss in the period.

  • HAMILTON, Bermuda _ Nabors Industries Ltd. on Wednesday reported a loss of $335.6 million in its fourth quarter. The average estimate of 13 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 32 cents per share. Nine analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $536 million.

  • CANONSBURG, Pa. _ Ansys Inc. on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $70 million. The average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 96 cents per share. Six analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $267.5 million.

  • The United States should expect a "strong slap in the face" if it underestimates Iran's defensive capabilities, a commander of the elite Revolutionary Guards says, as Tehran concludes war games. The White House has pushed back the release of a new executive order to replace the directive suspending travel to the United States by citizens of seven mostly Muslim...

  • NEW YORK _ Empire State Realty Trust Inc. on Wednesday reported a key measure of profitability in its fourth quarter. The New York- based real estate investment trust said it had funds from operations of $74.2 million, or 25 cents per share, in the period. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for funds from operations of...

  • STAMFORD, Conn. _ Cenveo Inc. on Wednesday reported a loss of $241,000 in its fourth quarter. The Stamford, Connecticut- based company said it had a loss of 3 cents per share. Cenveo shares have dropped 9 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Feb 22- Nissan Motor Co Ltd said on Wednesday it has appointed the company's co-chief executive officer, Hiroto Saikawa, as Nissan's chief executive, effective April 1. Carlos Ghosn, chairman of the board and CEO, will continue to serve as chairman, the company said in a statement. Ghosn will seek a renewal of his mandate at the companys general shareholders meeting...

  • MEXICO'S GRUPO TELEVISA REPORTS 4 TH-QTR NET PROFIT OF 643 MILLION PESOS.