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Stocks recovered from session lows to close higher Tuesday, with the S&P 500 hitting a new high above 1,750, after the tepid September jobs report gave further evidence to investors that the Federal Reserve will continue to support the economy at the current pace.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Tuesday:
*Netflix shares extend gains on strong earnings, more subscribers. NEW YORK, Oct 22- U.S. stocks were set to open higher on Tuesday after weaker-than-expected job creation last month raised expectations that the Federal Reserve will continue to stimulate the economy at the current pace into 2014..
U.S. stock index futures tread water on Tuesday, ahead of the publication of the government's delayed non-farm payrolls data for September.
*Netflix shares extend gains on strong earnings, more subscribers. NEW YORK, Oct 22- U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Tuesday amid caution before the government's September payrolls report, which was delayed by the government shutdown.
*Netflix shares rally premarket a day after earnings. *Netflix shares rose 11.3 percent in premarket trading a day after it said it added 1.3 million U.S. streaming customers in September. Netflix's third quarter net income reached $32 million, up from $8 million a year earlier.
Corporate America's third quarter report card is not great, but it's good enough to keep stocks moving higher.
NEW YORK, Oct 14- Emulex Corp has held talks with a few private equity firms, including Francisco Partners LP, Thoma Bravo LLC and Thomas H. Lee Partners LP about selling itself, but a deal remains uncertain for the struggling chip maker, according to several people familiar with the matter.
Users may find something lacking in the new iPhone compared with last year's model: They could break more easily.
Sept 20- Thousands of iPhone enthusiasts queued up at Apple Inc stores around the world on Friday as two new models of the smartphone went on sale, but Apple's shares ended slightly lower as investors wait for initial sales figures, due as early as next week.
As many as 6.5 million units could sell during the weekend, one analyst said, but others wonder whether the phones can compete with Google's Android.
Sept 20- Shares in Apple Inc and key chip suppliers for its new iPhones rose on Friday, as the first day of sales at Apple stores drew long queues and an analyst said the first weekend would likely top the initial sales figures of last year's model.
Following are some of the key components for the iPhone 5S and their makers that have been identified so far.
MELBOURNE/ SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 19- Apple Inc's newest smartphone models hit stores on Friday in many countries across the world, including Australia and China. --Chips from Avago, Skyworks Solutions are featured in the new iPhone. --There is no single M7 motion co-processor, a new chip that Apple said was part of the iPhone 5 S when it unveiled the device last week.
**MICROSOFT CORP, Monday close $32.80, up 2 pct premarket. The new share repurchase program, which has no expiration date, replaces a $40 billion buyback program that was set to expire on Sept. 30. **KYTHERA BIOPHARMACEUTICALS INC, Monday close $33.53, up 19.4 pct after market.
**KYTHERA BIOPHARMACEUTICALS INC, Monday close $33.53, up 19.4 pct after market. Over 1,000 patients from the United States and Canada were enrolled in two late-stage studies for evaluating the drug against a placebo, Kythera said. **AGENUS INC Monday close $2.74, up 24 pct premarket.
**KYTHERA BIOPHARMACEUTICALS INC, Monday close $33.53, up 19.4 pct after market. **NOKIA, Monday close $6.24, down 1 pct premarket. Nokia has delayed the launch of a large-screen "phablet" device, originally planned for late September, following a deal to sell its handset business and license patents to Microsoft, a source said on Monday.
A victory for Apple at Friday's International Trade Commission ruling is likely to have little impact on Samsung Electronics' market share and stock performance, according to industry experts.
In a note to clients, Goldman Sachs strategist David J. Kostin on Wednesday identified what he thinks are the top 40 most undervalued stocks.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.