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Royal Dutch Shell shares fell after the oil company missed profit expectations and announced a $15 billion cut in spending.
Swedish banking group SEB reported fourth-quarter operating earnings just below forecasts and raised its dividend less than expected.
Samsung reported its first annual earnings decline in three years, as strong chip earnings failed to make up for weakness in the smartphone business.
Mobile daily active users came in at 745 million on average for December 2014, up 34% year-over-year.
Qualcomm stock fell more than 7 percent in after-hours trading after the company lowered its chip guidance for the second half of the year.
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Facebook's stock is on a tear, and Wednesday afternoon it will be under pressure to continue that growth as it reports earnings.
Boeing reported quarterly earnings and revenue that handily beat analysts' expectations on Wednesday.
International Paper on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $134 million.
Hess Corp. on Wednesday reported a fourth-quarter loss of $8 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.
General Dynamics reported a 42 percent jump in profit and said quarterly aircraft orders were at their highest in more than three years.
Japan's Canon reported a slight rise in profit thanks to a weaker yen, even as its camera business struggled to attract photographers.
Nintendo issued a profit warning, even as it sells fewer consoles, the sharp weakening of the yen means overseas sales will inflate its net income.
AmerisourceBergen on Wednesday reported a fiscal first-quarter loss of $199.9 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.
American Electric Power on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $191 million, falling short of estimates.
Hennes & Mauritz posted fiscal fourth-quarter pretax profits slightly below market expectations Wednesday.
The head of Nordea bank, which hiked its dividend Wednesday on the back of solid earnings, said the Nordic lender had nothing to fear from Russia.
The company blew past even the most optimistic of Wall Street estimates for both revenue and earnings.
Yahoo's remaining 384 million shares of Alibaba, valued at $40 billion, will be wrapped into a newly formed independent entity, SpinCo.
The telecom giant posted fourth-quarter earnings of 55 cents per share, up from 53 cents a share in the year-earlier period.