BRIEF-Forestar Group enters into another amendment to merge with Starwood Capital Group affiliates
* Forestar Group Inc - on June 22, 2017, Forestar Group Inc entered into amendment no. 2 to merger agreement with Starwood Capital Group affiliates
Feb 8 Prudential Financial Inc, the second-largest U.S. life insurer, reported a 61 percent fall in quarterly profit, hurt by investment losses and charges.
Net profit attributable to the company fell to $284 million, or 65 cents per share, in the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31, from $735 million, or $1.60 per share, a year earlier.
The Newark, New Jersey-based company said its latest quarter's net income included $824 million of pre-tax net realized investment losses and related charges. (Reporting by Sruthi Shankar in Bengaluru; Editing by Maju Samuel)
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