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  • July 27- Mexico's Cemex, one of the world's largest cement producers, reported a jump in second-quarter profit, boosted by sales in the United States and Mexico. Mexico's peso lost almost 6 percent of its value against the dollar during the quarter, amid worries over Britain's vote to exit the European Union. Net sales rose 3 percent to $1.04 billion in the United...

  • Copper also declined due to supply concerns as mines ramp up in Peru, drifting close to one-week lows. Three month aluminum on the LME was up 0.1 percent at $1,593 a tonne by 1030 GMT, rebounding from $1,588, the weakest since June 13. "The consumption side in aluminum will be underpinned in the second half, but on the other hand the supply of Chinese aluminum has also...

  • WASHINGTON _ The Carlyle Group LP on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $6.1 million. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 25 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • MONTREAL _ CGI Group Inc. on Wednesday reported fiscal third-quarter earnings of $212.4 million. The average estimate of nine analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 70 cents per share. Four analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $2.14 billion.

  • *Net profit Y2.6 bln vs Y5.3 bln loss year prior. TOKYO, July 27- Japan's Line Corp on Wednesday said soaring advertising revenue helped it swing into profit in the first half of the year, in the messaging app maker's first public earnings report since its billion-dollar stock market listing. Line enjoyed a stellar debut on both the Tokyo and New York exchanges this...

  • PARSIPPANY, N.J. _ Wyndham Worldwide Corp. on Wednesday reported second-quarter profit of $156 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.36 per share. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $1.45 billion.

  • DUBLIN _ Ingersoll-Rand PLC on Wednesday reported second-quarter earnings of $747.6 million. Ingersoll-Rand expects full-year earnings in the range of $4 to $4.10 per share. Ingersoll-Rand shares have increased 23 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has risen 6 percent.

  • CONCORD, N.C. _ Speedway Motorsports Inc. on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $24.7 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. The Concord, North Carolina- based company said it had net income of 60 cents per share. Keywords: Speedway Motorsports, Earnings Report.

  • EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. _ SuperValu Inc. on Wednesday reported fiscal first-quarter net income of $46 million. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 21 cents per share. SuperValu shares have decreased 22 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • HERNDON, Va. _ Strayer Education Inc. on Wednesday reported second-quarter earnings of $7.8 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.04 per share. Strayer Education shares have fallen 18 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • The U.S. weapons maker said on Wednesday it now expected earnings of $10.75- $11.00 per share in 2016, up from $10.40- $10.70 it estimated in April. The U.S. Defense Department expects to spend $379 billion to develop the plane and buy 2,457 of the supersonic, stealthy new warplanes, in the coming decades. However, the company's net income fell to $517 million, or $2.85...

  • Hilton, the world's largest hotel operator by market value, gets more than three quarters of its revenue from the United States. Net income attributable to shareholders rose to $239 million, or 24 cents per share, in the quarter ended June 30 from $161 million, or 16 cents per share, a year earlier. Analysts on average had expected earnings of 26 cents per share on...

  • July 27- U.S. health insurer Anthem Inc reported a better-than-expected profit as enrolments rose in its Medicaid plans, which cater to low-income Americans. Anthem's memberships have been rising in the past couple of years as more Americans sign up for its Medicaid plans expanded under President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act. Memberships in its...

  • Lumber Liquidators has been facing heat not just from regulators but also from consumers and shareholders after CBS's "60 Minutes" report alleged in March last year that the company had sold flooring with dangerously high levels of formaldehyde. However, net loss narrowed to $12.2 million, or 45 cents per share, in the second quarter from $20.3 million, or 75...

  • HOUSTON _ Prosperity Bancshares Inc. on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $68.1 million. The average estimate of 10 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 99 cents per share. Prosperity Bancshares shares have increased 13 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • FALLS CHURCH, Va. _ Northrop Grumman Corp. on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $517 million. Northrop Grumman expects full-year earnings to be $10.75 to $11 per share, with revenue in the range of $23.5 billion to $24 billion. Northrop Grumman shares have climbed 16 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has...

  • DALTON, Ga. _ The Dixie Group Inc. on Tuesday reported second-quarter profit of $1.7 million. The Dalton, Georgia- based company said it had profit of 10 cents per share. Keywords: Dixie Group, Earnings Report.

  • BURNABY, British Columbia _ Ballard Power Systems Inc. on Tuesday reported a loss of $5.8 million in its second quarter. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for a loss of 4 cents per share. Four analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $18.2 million.

  • HOQUIAM, Wash. _ Timberland Bancorp Inc. on Tuesday reported fiscal third-quarter profit of $2.5 million. Timberland Bancorp shares have risen 22 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Timberland Bancorp, Earnings Report.

  • CALGARY, Alberta _ Western Energy Services Corp. on Tuesday reported a loss of $18.8 million in its second quarter. The Calgary, Alberta- based company said it had a loss of 26 cents per share. Keywords: Western Energy Services, Earnings Report.