Among the earnings stories for Thursday, Feb. 21, from The Associated Press:
— TreeHouse Foods Inc. reported fourth-quarter net income that beat market expectations as the food manufacturer's sales improved. The company also said the challenges of rising food costs and grocery-industry issues that weighed on it in 2012 appear to moderating.
— Home shopping network operator HSN Inc. said its fourth-quarter profit jumped on an increase in revenue as consumers bought more of its goods.
— Marriott Vacations Worldwide lost money in its fourth quarter, partly weighed down by lawsuit settlements and some charges.
— Coeur d'Alene Mines Corp. said fourth-quarter net income more than tripled, as it reduced debt and precious metals prices rose.