Steel Dynamics Inc. said its first-quarter earnings fell 20% as severe winter weather led to higher energy costs and lower shipments.
Telecom Italia's shareholders appointed Giuseppe Recchi as chairman Wednesday as part of a board reshuffling that also saw a doubling in the number of independent directors.
A federal judge said a lawsuit filed by a former MF Global futures customer against former CEO Jon Corzine and other top officials could move forward but dismissed all claims against independent directors and investment firm J.C. Flowers & Co.
Kinder Morgan Inc.'s first-quarter earnings fell 1.7% as its its Kinder Morgan Energy Partners L.P. affiliate and El Paso Pipeline Partners L.P. also posted declines.
Noble said earnings soared as the offshore oil driller saw fleet growth and higher revenue. Shares jumped in after-hours trading as the results surpassed Wall Street expectations.
Renewable Energy tempered its expectations for the first quarter, saying unseasonably cold winter weather reduced demand for diesel.
United Rentals Inc.'s first-quarter earnings more than doubled as the equipment-rental company reported a jump in revenue on Wednesday.
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