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Stocks to Watch: ORCL, NWSA, TXN & More

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

McDonald's - The fast-food chain increased its quarterly dividend by 10 percent to 77 cents a share from 70 cents a share. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

Oracle - The computer hardware company posted earnings of 53 cents a share, excluding one-time items, matching expectations. However, revenue was lighter than expectedat $8.21 billion versus estimates for $8.42 billion. Meanwhile, the company handed in current-quarter earnings guidance that was mostly in line with estimates. Shares were largely unchange in extended-hours trading. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

NewsCorp - James Murdoch is being considered to run the company's U.S. television business, according to the Financial Times. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

Texas Instruments - The chipmaker boosted its quarterly dividend by 23.5 percent to 21 cents a share from 17 cents a share. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

Halliburton - The oilfield-services company appointed Jeff Miller as its COO. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

Michael Kors - The high-end fashion retailer lifted its current quarter and full-year 2012 guidance, sending shares higher in extended-hours trading. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

Cintas - The uniform manufacturer reported earnings of 60 cents a share on revenue of $1.05 billion. Analysts expected the company to post earnings of 59 cents a share on revenue of $1.06 billion. In addition, the company handed in full-year 2013 guidance that were in line with expectations. Shares were largely unchanged in extended-hours trading. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

Deutsche Bank initiates coverage of Ebay, TripAdvisor and Facebook with a "hold" rating and AOL with a "buy" rating. (Click here for after-hours quotes.)

Jefferies initiated coverage of IBM and NetApp with "hold" a rating and EMC with a "buy" rating. (Click here for after-hours quotes.)

Tibco Software - The computer software company posted earnings of 27 cents a share, excluding one-time items, in line with estimates, but revenue missed expectations. Shares tumbled in extended-hours trading. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

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

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