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After-Hours Buzz: AIG, SBUX, CHK & More

Thursday, 1 Nov 2012 | 4:43 PM ET

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

AIG- The insurance company posted earnings of $1 a share on sales of $8.75 billion, topping expectations for 86 cents a share on revenue of $8.71 billion. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

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Starbucks- The coffeehouse chain posted earnings of 48 cents a share, edging past estimates by 3 cents, but revenue was slightly below expectations at $3.36 billion. Meanwhile, the company boosted its full-year 2013 earnings forecast and raised its quarterly dividend by 24 percent to 21 cents a share from 17 cents a share. Shares jumped in extended-hours trading. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

Chesapeake Energy- The energy company posted earnings of 10 cents a share, ex-items, matching forecasts, while revenue topped estimates. Shares rose in extended-hours trading. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

LinkedIn - The social-networking website posted earnings of 22 cents a share on revenue of $252 million, blowing past expectations for 11 cents a share on sales of $244 million. The company also handed in a fourth-quarter revenue outlook that was mostly in line with estimates and raised its 2012 revenue guidance. Shares jumped in extended-hours trading. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

Yelp- The user review website posted a narrower-than-expected loss of 3 cents a share against expectations for a loss of 4 cents a share. Revenue was mostly in line with estimates. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

Priceline - The travel website posted earnings of $12.40 a share, excluding one-time items, on revenue of $1.71 billion, easily beating expectations for $11.81 a share on sales of of $1.66 billion. Shares soared in extended-hours trading. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

Las Vegas Sands - The developer of luxury resorts posted earnings of 46 cents a share, ex-items, on revenue of $2.71 billion, missing estimates for a profit of 59 cents a share on sales of $2.88 billion. Shares declined in extended-hours trading. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

SunPower- The solar energy company posted earnings of 3 cents a share, excluding one-time items, missing estimates by 8 cents, but reported better-than-expected sales. Shares gained in extended-hours trading. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

Lincoln National- The insurance and asset management company posted earnings of $1.41 a share on revenue of $2.95 billion, beating estimates for $1.02 a share on sales of $2.83 billion. Shares edged higher in extended-hours trading. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

WebMD- The health information services website posted a loss of 2 cents a share on revenue of $118 million. Analysts expected the company to post a loss of 9 cents a share on revenue of $115 million. Shares were unchanged in extended-hours trading. (Click here for after-hours quote)

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