BRIEF-United Bancorp quarterly earnings per share $0.17
* United Bancorp, Inc. Reports diluted earnings per share of $0.17 and a ttm cash dividend yield of 3.98%
March 3 Xbiotech Inc
* Xbiotech announces registered direct offering of common shares
* Xbiotech - entered into definitive agreements to sell an aggregate of approximately US$31 million of common shares in a registered direct offering
* Xbiotech - net proceeds of offering will be used primarily for continued development of Xbiotech's clinical programs, among others
* Xbiotech - transaction was completed from company's shelf registration at $13 per share Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
NEW YORK, April 27 Comcast Corp's quarterly profit topped estimates on strong growth in cable and internet subscribers and hits such as "Fifty Shades Darker" and "Get Out" boosted movie revenue, the No. 1 U.S. cable operator said on Thursday.