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Check out which companies are making headlines after-the-bell Wednesday:

Limited Brands - The parent company of Victoria's Secret posted a profit of 41 cents, edging past expectations for 40 cents a share. Revenue came in line at $2.15 billion. However, the company handed in a second-quarter and full-year guidance that disappointed, pushing shares lower in extended-hours trading. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

Jack in the Box - The fast-food chain posted earnings of 48 cents a share, beating expectations for 38 cents a share. Revenue was in line at $507 million. In addition, the firm handed in a full-year guidance that was modestly better than expectations. Shares were higher in thin volume after being briefly halted in extended-hours trading. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

SemGroup and Noble Energy - The two energy companies agreed to build a new crude oil gathering system in Colorado. (Click here for after-hours quotes.)

Boyd Gaming - The company said it has entered talks to buy Peninsula Gaming in a deal worth nearly $1.45 billion. Shares of Boyd slipped in extended-hours trading. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

Primerica - The financial services company increased its quarterly dividend to 5 cents from 3 cents. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

HollyFrontier - The petroleum refiner boosted its quarterly dividend by 15 cents a share from 10 cents a share and announces special dividend of 50 cents a share. (Click here for after-hours quote.)

Piper Jaffray initiates coverage of ArthroCare , Alphatec and CareFusion with an "overweight" rating. (Click here for after-hours quotes.)

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

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