7. -- Johnson Controls ( JCI) said Wednesday it's exploring a sale of its automotive electronics business. But the company denied a Reuters report that it was looking to sell its auto interiors unit, saying it has no "current intention" to do so. 8. -- Costco Wholesale ( COST), the warehouse retailer, said Thursday that same-store sales in February rose 6%, higher than analysts' expectations. 9. -- Networking specialist Ciena ( CIEN) is forecast by analysts Thursday to post a fiscal first-quarter loss of 13 cents a share on revenue of $448.3 million. 10. -- Pandora ( P) is forecast by Wall Street to report a fourth-quarter loss on Thursday of 5 cents a share. -- Written by Joseph Woelfel >To contact the writer of this article, click here: Joseph Woelfel >To submit a news tip, send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.