BRIEF-Virco reports third quarter EPS of $1.57
* in Q3, reversed accrual for potentially un-recoverable deferred tax benefits, resulting in non-op, non-cash income tax benefit of about $18 million
GAZA Nov 16 Rockets fired from Gaza hit several sites in southern Israel on Friday shortly after Egyptian Prime Minister Hisham Kandil arrived in the Palestinian enclave.
The Israeli air force responded with an attack on the house of Hamas's commander for southern Gaza, a Hamas source said.
Israel had announced it would suspend military operations in Gaza during Kandil's three-hour visit so long as Hamas also halted all fire.
Dec 9 American Airlines Group Inc said higher average fares per mile have boosted its revenue and profit expectations for the fourth quarter, a day after rival United Continental Holdings Inc also raised forecasts.
* First venture for Sibanye outside South Africa (Adds M&A data, updates shares)