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  • LOS ANGELES _ CytRx Corp. on Friday reported a loss of $18.3 million in its second quarter. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 20 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • DETROIT— Combi USA is recalling more than 39,000 car seats because they can transmit too much force to a child's chest in a crash. They were manufactured from Jan. 1, 2009 to June 29, 2016. Distribution of the covers started on July 11.

  • HOUSTON, July 29- Chevron Corp, the second largest U.S.-based oil producer, posted a second-quarter loss on Friday, its largest since 2001, due to the slump in crude prices and refining income. The company lost $1.47 billion, or $1.07 per share, in the quarter, compared with a net profit of $571 million, or 30 cents per share, in the year-ago period.

  • PARIS _ CGG SA on Friday reported a loss of $77.8 million in its second quarter. On a per-share basis, the Paris- based company said it had a loss of $3.52. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • CHARLESTON, S.C. _ Carolina Financial Corp. on Friday reported second-quarter net income of $2.8 million. Carolina Financial shares have climbed 11 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Carolina Financial, Earnings Report.

  • July 29- Wall Street was set to open lower on Friday following weak economic data and disappointing earnings from oil majors Exxon and Chevron. The U.S. Commerce Department reported that GDP grew at a 1.2 percent rate, missing economists' estimates of a 2.6 percent growth. "There is nothing in the markets to be excited about and we are at all-time highs, which is not...

  • RIO DE JANEIRO, July 29- Brazil's unemployment rate rose to 11.3 percent in the second quarter, statistics agency IBGE said on Friday, hitting a four-year high as Latin America's largest economy struggles with a crippling recession. In a sign that Brazil's labor market faces even tougher times, most economists surveyed in a separate Reuters poll expect the...

  • *UK government to review plan by early autumn. Fall in UK power price makes project more expensive. LONDON, July 29- Britain has cast doubt on a $24 billion project with French utility EDF to build the UK's first new nuclear plant in decades, delaying a final decision on the plan just weeks after the Brexit vote ushered in a new prime minister.

  • July 29- Jeff Ubben- run activist investor ValueAct Capital Management LP has reported a 6.8 percent stake in U.S. railcar maker Trinity Industries Inc, becoming its second-biggest shareholder. ValueAct Capital Master Fund LP, a fund of ValueAct Capital Management, said it purchased Trinity's securities, as of July 18, based on the belief that they were "...

  • WEST BEND, Wis. _ Westbury Bancorp Inc. on Friday reported net income of $906,000 in its fiscal third quarter. The bank, based in West Bend, Wisconsin, said it had earnings of 25 cents per share. Keywords: Westbury Bancorp, Earnings Report.

  • JAPANESE YEN EXTENDS GAINS AGAINST US DOLLAR TO 102.82.

  • MADRID _ Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A. on Friday reported second-quarter profit of $1.27 billion. The Madrid- based bank said it had earnings of 19 cents per share. Access a Zacks stock report on BBVA at http://www.zacks.com/ap/BBVA.

  • LAGOS, July 29- Breaking the central bankers' taboo on use of the' p-word', Nigeria's Godwin Emefiele is urging people not to panic about the banking system, saying he is on top of any trouble resulting from the worst crisis in Africa's biggest economy for decades. Non-performing loans are expected to jump to 12.5 percent of total loans this year, up from the central...

  • It said it now expected to earn $7.75 to $8.10 per share, compared with its earlier forecast of $8.95 to $9.35. Cigna said shareholders' income fell to $510 million, or $1.97 per share in the second quarter ended June 30 from $588 million, or $2.26 per share, a year earlier. Total revenue rose to $9.96 billion from $9.49 billion, missing the average estimate of $9.97...

  • July 29- Imperial Oil Ltd, Canada's No.2 integrated oil producer and refiner, reported a quarterly loss due to the impact of wildfires in Fort McMurray, Alberta. The Alberta wildfires reduced output by about 60,000 barrels per day and net income by an estimated $170 million, Imperial said on Friday. The company reported net loss of C $181 million, or 21 Canadian...

  • ASHEVILLE, N.C. _ HomeTrust Bancshares Inc. on Friday reported fiscal fourth-quarter net income of $3.3 million. The holding company for HomeTrust Bank posted revenue of $24.5 million in the period. HomeTrust Bancshares shares have fallen 8.5 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • SAN RAMON, Calif.— Chevron Corp. on Friday reported a second-quarter loss of $1.47 billion, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. The average estimate of 10 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 31 cents per share. Four analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $29.8 billion.

  • LONDON _ Barclays PLC on Friday reported second-quarter earnings of $971.3 million. The London- based bank said it had earnings of 24 cents per share. Barclays shares have declined 40 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • *Net inflows of $2.4 bln in wealth management Americas. ZURICH, July 29- UBS, Switzerland's biggest bank, has scrapped short-term guidance on profitability due to an increasingly murky outlook for financial markets, even though its second-quarter net profit fell much less than analysts had feared. Like many rivals, UBS is battling negative interest rates, a drop...

  • OTTAWA, July 29- Canadian economic growth fell in May in its biggest monthly decline since March 2009 as wildfires in northern Alberta caused a sharp drop in oil extraction, data from Statistics Canada showed on Friday. Monthly gross domestic product fell 0.6 percent in May, topping economists' expectations for a decline of 0.4 percent. The wildfires that...