Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Wednesday:
Yum Brands - The parent company of Pizza Hut and KFC posted earnings of 56 cents a share, excluding one-time items, on revenue of $2.9 billion against expectations for 54 cents a share on sales of $2.93 billion. Meanwhile, the company reaffirmed its earnings growth for year and said it expects same-store sales in China to be positive in the fourth quarter. Shares climbed in extended-hours trading.
Apollo Group - The for-profit education company said the University of Phoenix was notified by higher learning commission that its accreditation was reaffirmed through 2022 to 2023, in an SEC filing. Shares rallied in extended-hours trading.