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  • WASHINGTON, Feb 10- The White House vowed Wednesday that the United States would still meet international commitments to cut carbon emissions, seeking to allay concerns that the Supreme Court might take away one of its main weapons against climate change. And White House spokesman Eric Schultz said the administration has an array of tools available to reduce...

  • OLD GREENWICH, Conn. _ Ellington Residential Mortgage REIT on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $980,000, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. The Old Greenwich, Connecticut- based company said it had net income of 11 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • THOMASVILLE, Ga. _ Flowers Foods Inc. on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $32.2 million. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 22 cents per share. Flowers Foods expects full-year earnings in the range of 98 cents to $1.04 per share, with revenue in the range of $3.99 billion to $4.08 billion.

  • HNI posts 4Q profit 40 Mins Ago

    MUSCATINE, Iowa _ HNI Corp. on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $32.2 million. The Muscatine, Iowa-based company said it had profit of 71 cents per share. For the year, the company reported profit of $105.4 million, or $2.32 per share.

  • FBR reports 4Q loss 42 Mins Ago

    ARLINGTON, Va. _ FBR& Co on Wednesday reported a loss of $4.4 million in its fourth quarter. The Arlington, Virginia- based company said it had a loss of 59 cents per share. Keywords: FBR& Co, Earnings Report.

  • HOUSTON _ Ion Geophysical Corp. on Wednesday reported a loss of $5.5 million in its fourth quarter. The Houston- based company said it had a loss of 51 cents per share. Keywords: Ion Geophysical, Earnings Report.

  • West Texas Intermediate crude futures were trading at $27.37 per barrel at 0022 GMT, down 8 cents from their previous close and more than 20 percent below a peak reached in late January following a brief rally. Inventories at the Cushing, Oklahoma delivery point for U.S. crude futures rose to an all-time high just shy of 65 million barrels, data from the...

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 10- The U.S. power sector's shift toward burning less coal and using more natural gas and renewable energy will not be derailed by the Supreme Court ruling against the Obama administration's limits on carbon emissions, state regulators and utilities said on Wednesday. The U.S. Supreme Court decided 5-4 on Tuesday to block the Environmental...

  • "Our work will take time" before the company can create long-term shareholder value, said Executive Chairman Omid Kordestani on a call with analysts. The company's share price has declined more than 50 percent since Jack Dorsey, one of the founders, returned to Twitter in July. "They have plateaued and can't look to India or China as those markets are dominated by...

  • CHICAGO _ Coeur Mining Inc. on Wednesday reported a loss of $303 million in its fourth quarter. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 18 cents per share. Four analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $158.4 million.

  • *Japan on holiday, South Korea stocks resume with sharp loss. SYDNEY, Feb 11- Asian shares sputtered on Thursday as U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's tone of guarded optimism led to an indecisive finish for Wall Street and further weakness for the dollar.

  • TORONTO _ Sun Life Financial Inc. on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $419.6 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 63 cents per share. Sun Life shares have dropped 13 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • TORONTO _ Kinross Gold Corp. on Wednesday reported a loss of $841.9 million in its fourth quarter. The Toronto- based company said it had a loss of 73 cents per share. The average estimate of eight analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 5 cents per share.

  • Feb 10- Activist investor William Ackman's Pershing Square Holdings portfolio tumbled 18.6 percent so far this year, according to an investor with knowledge of the numbers. The comes after Pershing Square ended 2015 with its largest ever annual loss. Ackman said in a recent letter that many big investors who had followed him into stocks were now selling out as...

  • Andrew Cuomo is calling for an investigation of NRG Energy's handling of its Dunkirk power plant. In a letter to the Public Service Commission Wednesday, Cuomo describes what he calls grave concerns about the New Jersey company's behavior in the wholesale market and impact on the state. NRG announced plans to mothball the coal-fired plant in 2012 but kept it...

  • TORONTO _ Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd. on Wednesday reported a loss of $15.5 million in its fourth quarter. On a per-share basis, the Toronto- based company said it had a loss of 7 cents. The average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 1 cent per share.

  • OMAHA, Neb. _ Green Plains Renewable Energy Inc. on Wednesday reported a fourth-quarter loss of $3.6 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 23 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks...

  • OMAHA, Neb. _ Green Plains Partners LP on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $12.1 million. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 38 cents per share. Green Plains Partners shares have dropped 19 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • LONDON- Bank of England deputy governors, Jon Cunliffe and Andrew Bailey, to appear at Lords committee on euro zone financial system- 1130 GMT. SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia Governor Glenn Stevens appears before the House of Representatives' Standing Committee on Economics in his twice yearly parliamentary testimony- 2230 GMT. WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve...

  • The challengers say the EPA has no authority under the 1970 Clean Air Act to expand its regulation of power plants outside the facilities themselves. Jeff Holmstead, a lawyer representing the coal industry in the legal challenge, said that the provision of the Clean Air Act the EPA is focusing on has only been used previously to set air pollution standards for...