posted first-quarter earnings of 39 cents a share, in line with the three-analyst
estimate and ahead of the year-ago 32 cents.
In other postclose news (earnings estimates from First Call; earnings reported on a diluted basis unless otherwise specified):
Earnings/revenue reports and previews
said it sees second-quarter earnings of 45 cents to 47 cents a share before a charge to write off patent litigation costs. The two-analyst estimate calls for 47 cents. In the year-ago quarter, the company made 38 cents.
recorded second-quarter earnings of 48 cents a share, 2 cents higher than the three-analyst prediction and above the year-earlier 32 cents. The company also said it will buy back up to $50 million in stock.
reported second-quarter earnings of 39 cents a share, excluding a tax gain, topping the single-analyst estimate of 32 cents and moving ahead of the year-ago 29 cents.
Mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures
said it might lose the rights to run games in 15 grocery stores being sold by