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  • WAKEFIELD, Mass. _ Edgewater Technology Inc. on Wednesday reported a loss of $763,000 in its first quarter. The Wakefield, Massachusetts- based company said it had a loss of 6 cents per share. Keywords: Edgewater Technology, Earnings Report.

  • CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa _ United Fire Group Inc. on Wednesday reported first-quarter profit of $22.4 million. United Fire shares have risen 19 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: United Fire Group, Earnings Report.

  • DETROIT— Honda says two people in Malaysia have died after crashes in which Takata air bag inflators exploded with too much force. The first crash happened April 16. The car was part of recall announced on May 21.

  • NEW YORK _ MFA Financial Inc. on Wednesday reported first-quarter net income of $78.1 million. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 18 cents per share. MFA Financial shares have climbed roughly 3 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • HAMILTON, Bermuda _ Ardmore Shipping Corp. on Wednesday reported first-quarter earnings of $6.7 million. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 25 cents per share. Ardmore Shipping shares have dropped 30 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • SECURITY EXPERT SAYS TENS OF MILLIONS EACH OF YAHOO, MICROSOFT AND GOOGLE EMAIL ACCOUNTS EXPOSED.

  • SECURITY EXPERT SAYS HARDEST-HIT APPEARS TO BE RUSSIA'S MAIL.RU WITH 57 MLN EMAIL ACCOUNTS APPARENTLY BREACHED.

  • ALEX HOLDEN, WHO UNCOVERED PREVIOUS ADOBE AND JPMORGAN HACKS, SAYS MAIN TARGETS ARE RUSSIAN AND SOME U.S.-BASED EMAIL PROVIDERS.

  • SECURITY EXPERT SAYS HE FINDS USERNAMES/PASSWORDS FOR 272 MLN ONLINE ACCOUNTS CIRCULATING IN RUSSIAN CRIMINAL UNDERGROUND.

  • OTTAWA, May 4- Canada's trade deficit in March unexpectedly widened to a record C $3.41 billion as exports sank for a second month on widespread weakness, Statistics Canada data indicated on Wednesday. Exports to the United States, which accounted for 74.2 percent of Canada's global total in March, fell by 6.3 percent while imports dropped by 4.8 percent.

  • TULSA, Okla. _ Magellan Midstream Partners L.P. on Wednesday reported first-quarter earnings of $207.1 million. For the current quarter ending in July, Magellan Midstream expects its per-share earnings to be 72 cents. Magellan Midstream shares have climbed 5 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • LONDON, May 4- Denmark's A.P. The recently-streamlined conglomerate still considers Maersk Oil as core to its business and for years the expectation was that the Qatar field would be part of this as Maersk would renew a 25- year production agreement when its licence ran out in 2017.. "On Qatar, yes, we are in a tender process.

  • PHILADELPHIA _ Spark Therapeutics Inc. on Wednesday reported a loss of $25.6 million in its first quarter. Spark Therapeutics shares have declined 22 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Spark Therapeutics, Earnings Report.

  • WARREN, Ohio _ Stoneridge Inc. on Wednesday reported first-quarter profit of $7.2 million. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 25 cents per share. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $174 million.

  • BIRMINGHAM, Ala. _ Medical Properties Trust Inc. on Wednesday reported a key measure of profitability in its first quarter. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for funds from operations of 34 cents per share. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $131.9 million.

  • LONG ISLAND CITY, N.Y. _ Standard Motor Products Inc. on Wednesday reported first-quarter earnings of $12.2 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 48 cents per share. Standard Motor Products shares have dropped 8 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • NEW YORK _ MSG Networks Inc. on Wednesday reported fiscal third-quarter earnings of $44.7 million. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 51 cents per share. MSG Networks shares have declined 19 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • ARLINGTON, Va. _ Graham Holdings Co. on Wednesday reported first-quarter earnings of $37.8 million. Graham Holdings shares have fallen almost 1 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has climbed 1 percent. Keywords: Graham Holdings, Earnings Report.

  • WESTBOROUGH, Mass. _ Kopin Corp. on Wednesday reported a loss of $6.9 million in its first quarter. The Westborough, Massachusetts- based company said it had a loss of 11 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.