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  • SEATTLE _ Redfin Corp. on Thursday reported a loss of $1.8 million in its fourth quarter. The average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 5 cents per share. Five analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $91.5 million.

  • HPE, known for its computer servers, also forecast an adjusted profit of 29 cents to 33 cents per share for the second quarter. HPE's newly appointed chief executive, Antonio Neri, said the company plans to return $7 billion to shareholders in the form of share repurchases and dividends by the end of fiscal 2019 due to the recent U.S. tax reform.

  • This professor says that the 'states are going to be unsuccessful' in the fight for net neutrality

    Nicholas Economides of the NYU Stern School of Business says tech companies have better odds of success by taking the fight to the U.S. federal court.

  • AGOURA HILLS, Calif. _ American Homes 4 Rent on Thursday reported a key measure of profitability in its fourth quarter. The real estate investment trust, based in Agoura Hills, California, said it had funds from operations of $89.4 million, or 26 cents per share, in the period. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for funds...

  • MENLO PARK, Calif. _ Corcept Therapeutics Inc. on Thursday reported fourth-quarter net income of $98.3 million. On a per-share basis, the Menlo Park, California- based company said it had net income of 77 cents. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 19 cents per share.

  • Feb 22- First Solar Inc said on Thursday it would restart some production at its Ohio factory that was stopped late last year and hire new employees due to robust demand for its solar panels both in the United States and overseas. The Ohio facility currently has about 800 workers, according to spokesman Steve Krum. The company has also enjoyed increased demand for...

  • FRANKLIN, Tenn. _ Community Healthcare Trust Inc. on Thursday reported a key measure of profitability in its fourth quarter. The real estate investment trust, based in Franklin, Tennessee, said it had funds from operations of $6.6 million, or 37 cents per share, in the period. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for...

  • The real estate investment trust, based in Richmond, Virginia, said it had funds from operations of $81 million, or 36 cents per share, in the period. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for funds from operations of 36 cents per share. Four analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $288.1 million.

  • BETHESDA, Md. _ Pebblebrook Hotel Trust on Thursday reported a key measure of profitability in its fourth quarter. The average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for funds from operations of 43 cents per share. Six analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $178.1 million.

  • NEW YORK— A judge gave the green light Thursday to a Minnesota company that wants to put advertising in vehicles driven for companies like Uber and Lyft in New York City. District Judge Ronnie Abrams released her written ruling in the First Amendment case brought by a company that was blocked from putting ads in vehicles affiliated with companies summoned by...

  • BOSTON/ NEW YORK, Feb 22- The world's largest asset manager put U.S. gunmakers on notice on Thursday that it is no longer business as usual in the wake of a shooting that killed 17 at a Florida high school. Underlining how the Valentines Day massacre at the Florida high school has rattled the finance industrys relationship with gunmakers, First National Bank of...

  • SAN FRANCISCO _ Marin Software Inc. on Thursday reported a loss of $7.3 million in its fourth quarter. Marin Software expects full-year results to range from a loss of $1.36 per share to a loss of $1.28 per share. Marin Software shares have fallen 17 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • The Republican-led FCC in December voted 3-2 to overturn 2015 rules barring service providers from blocking, slowing access to or charging more for certain content on the internet. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai is confident the order will be upheld, his office said in a statement. The White House Office of Management and Budget still must sign off on some aspects of the...

  • The Fed has its eye on inflation: Strategist

    Talley Leger of OppenheimerFunds says "we're not on the leading edge of a structural wave of runaway inflation."

  • REDMOND, Wash. _ MicroVision Inc. on Thursday reported a loss of $7.9 million in its fourth quarter. The Redmond, Washington- based company said it had a loss of 10 cents per share. For the year, the company reported that its loss widened to $24.2 million, or 33 cents per share.

  • SAN JOSE, Calif. _ Immersion Corp. on Thursday reported a loss of $12.3 million in its fourth quarter. On a per-share basis, the San Jose, California- based company said it had a loss of 42 cents. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 18 cents per share.

  • NEW YORK, Feb 22- A Florida lawyer was sentenced to two years and three months in prison on Thursday for engaging in insider trading based on information that he improperly obtained from his law firm's databases and also passed on to a friend. District Judge Katherine Polk Failla in Manhattan. Little was charged with conspiracy and securities fraud in a criminal...

  • BOSTON _ Brightcove Inc. on Thursday reported a loss of $1.4 million in its fourth quarter. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 3 cents per share. For the current quarter ending in April, Brightcove expects its results to range from a loss of 8 cents per share to a loss of 6 cents per share.

  • WARREN, Mich. _ Universal Truckload Services Inc. on Thursday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $24.4 million. On a per-share basis, the Warren, Michigan- based company said it had net income of 86 cents. For the year, the company reported profit of $28.2 million, or 99 cents per share.

  • HPE, known for its computer servers, also forecast an adjusted profit of 29 cents to 33 cents per share for the second quarter. HPE's newly appointed chief executive, Antonio Neri, said the company plans to return $7 billion to shareholders in the form of share repurchases and dividends by the end of fiscal 2019 due to the recent U.S. tax reform.