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Stocks to Watch: C, GOOG, MSFT & More

Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday:

Yahoo - The Internet company's new CEO Marissa Mayer will receive a base salary of $1 million, according to a filing, and will get $15 million if she stays as the firm's chief for five years. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

Citigroup - The financial giant may have "significant non-cash" third-quarter charges from Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, according to the filing, but the potential charge will not affect the company's Basel III capital. Citigroup shares were largely unchanged in extended-hours trading, though volume was heavier than usual. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

Google - The search-engine giant posted earnings of $10.12 a share, topping expectationsfor $10.04 a share. Meanwhile, the company posted revenue of $8.36 billion, which missed estimates for $8.41 billion. Shares jumped in extended-hours trading. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

Microsoft - The software giant posted earnings of 67 cents a share, excluding one-time items, beating expectationsfor 62 cents a share. But the Dow component posted sales of $18.06 billion, an increase from $17.37 billion a year ago but short of expectations for $18.13 billion. Shares fluctuated in a narrow range in extended-hours trading. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

AMD - The chipmaker posted earnings of 6 cents a share, excluding one-time items, slightly missing estimates for 7 cents a share. Meanwhile, revenue was in line with expectations at $1.41 billion. Shares slumped in extended-hours trading. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

Sandisk - The semiconductor company posted earnings of 5 cents a share on revenue of $1.03 billion. Analysts expected the company to post a profit of 18 cents a share on sales of $1.02 billion. Shares rallied in extended-hours trading. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

Pfizer - A U.S. judge upheld the validity of patents covering the pharmaceutical giant's Lyrica drug, adding that generic manufacturers will have to wait until 2018 when the patents expire. Shares advanced in extended-hours trading. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

Chipotle Mexican Grill - The fast-casual restaurant chain posted earnings of $2.56, easily topping estimates of $2.30 a share. But the company posted sales of $691 million, missing expectations for $707 million, pushing shares sharply lower in extended-hours trading. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

E-Trade - The financial services company posted earnings of 14 cents a share, edging past expectations for 11 cents a share. But revenue was on the lighter side, sending shares slightly lower in extended-hours trading. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

Freescale Semi - The chipmaker posted earnings 7 cents a share on sales of $1.03 billion, beating Wall Street estimates for 2 cents a share on revenue of $1 billion. But shares plunged in extended-hours trading after the company handed in a disappointing current quarter revenue guidance. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

Intuitive Surgical - The medical equipment maker posted earnings of $3.75 on revenue of $537 million, beating expectations for $3.56 a share on sales of $522 million. Still, shares were flat in extended-hours trading. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

Johnson Controls was downgraded to "neutral" from "overweight" at Piper Jaffray. Shares edged lower in extended-hours trading. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

Nomura initiated coverage of Equinix with a "buy" rating and a $210 price target. The brokerage started coverage of Rackspace with a "neutral" rating and a $47 price target. (Click here for after-hours quotes.)

—By CNBC’s JeeYeon Park (Follow JeeYeon on Twitter: @JeeYeonParkCNBC)

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