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

New York Times - Internet company IAC/Interactivecorp submitted an offer of greater than $300 million to buy the About.com website from New York Times, according to sources. (Click here for extended-hours quotes.)

CVR Energy - Billionaire investor Carl Icahn retracted his previous offer to buy the oil refiner in a letter to the company's board. Shares tumbled in extended-hours trading. (Click here for extended-hours quote.)

Dell - The IT giant posted earnings of 50 cents a share, topping expectations for 45 cents a share, but revenue was lighter than expected at $14.48 billion, missing estimates for $14.64 billion.In addition, the company provided full-year earnings and current-quarter sales figures that fell short of expectations, sending shares lower in extended-hours trading. (Click here for extended-hours quote.)

Analog Devices - The semiconductor company posted earnings of 56 cents a share, in line with estimates. But revenue was lighter than expected at $683 million, missing estimates for $692 million. Shares edged lower in after-hours trading. (Click here for extended-hours quote.)

Williams-Sonoma- The high-end consumer retail company posted earnings of 43 cents a share on revenue of $874 million, beating expectations for 41 cents a share on sales of $864 million. In addition, the company raised its full-year 2012 outlook and provided current quarter earnings guidance that were above estimates, sending shares sharply higher in extended-hours trading. (Click here for extended-hours quote.)

Intuit - The tax-preparation software provider posted fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of 3 cents a shares, excluding one-time items, on sales of $651 million, missing estimates for 6 cents a share on revenue of $653 million. For the fiscal year 2013, the company said it expects non-GAAP diluted EPS of $3.32 to $3.38 a share, in-line with the $3.37 a share analysts expect, according to Thomson Reuters. ** See Correction Below.** (Click here for extended-hours quote.)

La-Z-Boy - The furniture manufacturer posted earnings of 8 cents a share, in line with estimates, on revenue of $302 million, topping projections for $291 million. (Click here for extended-hours quote.)

Lorillard - The tobacco company announced a share repurchase authorization for up to $500 million of its common stock. (Click here for extended-hours quote.)

Principal Financial - The financial services company boosted its quarterly dividend by 17 percent to 21 cents a share from 18 cents a share. (Click here for extended-hours quote.)

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

CORRECTION:
An earlier version of this story said Intuit provided a full-year 2013 outlook below expectations. In fact, the company's outlook was in-line with expectations: For the fiscal year 2013, the company said it expects non-GAAP diluted EPS of $3.32 to $3.38 a share, in-line with the $3.37 a share analysts expect, according to Thomson Reuters.

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