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The Container Store reported fiscal third-quarter net income of $6.2 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.
Infosys shares rose after it reaffirmed its full-year sales target, thanks to healthy demand that helped offset the impact of a stronger dollar.
Helen of Troy reported fiscal third-quarter profit climbed by 48 percent to $55.4 million.
Shares of Bed Bath & Beyond slipped after the retailer's quarterly sales missed estimates.
Family Dollar Stores, the target of two rival U.S. dollar store chains, reported a 47 percent drop in profit as margins fell due to big discounting.
Constellation Brands raised its full-year earnings forecast after reporting higher-than-expected quarterly sales and profit.
For-profit education provider Apollo Education's profit plunged nearly 66 percent as student enrollments fell.
Lower gas prices and better employment numbers could have been factors in better guidance from retailers.
Shares in the once-beleaguered retailer soared after the company said fourth-quarter sales would come in at the upper end of expectations.
Monsanto reported a drop in profit, citing lower planted corn acreage in South America and a shift in timing of some sales.
Chipmaker Micron Technology posted stronger fiscal first-quarter results as a stabilizing personal computer industry supported demand for DRAM chips.
Global Payments on Thursday reported fiscal second-quarter earnings increased by 1 percent to $74.8 million.
Two researchers may have found a profitable anomaly for investors from when companies announce when they will announce earnings.
U.S. drugstore chain operator Walgreen reported a 16 percent rise in quarterly profit, helped by a record number of prescriptions filled.
BlackBerry reported revenue that fell short of analysts' expectations, but managed to post a small adjusted profit and positive cash flow.
CarMax on Friday reported profit of $130 million in its fiscal third quarter.
Red Hat reported quarterly revenue and profit above market expectations, boosted by strong growth in subscriptions.
Nike reported quarterly earnings of 74 cents a share on revenue of $7.38 billion, beating expectations.
Winnebago reported a lower-than-expected profit as a worker shortage in Iowa and trouble sourcing key components from suppliers stymied production.
Accenture raised its revenue forecast for fiscal 2015 after contract wins helped it post better-than-expected first-quarter earnings and revenue.