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After-hours buzz: Bank of America, Micron, Global Payments & more

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

Bank of America - The bank is in settlement talks of more than $800 million with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau over credit card practices, according to Dow Jones. Bank of America would be the fifth company to settle with CFPB over credit card add-on products. Shares were largely flat in extended-hours trading.

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Micron - The semiconductor company posted earnings of 85 cents a share, excluding one-time items, on revenue of $4.11 billion, topping expectations for 76 cents a share on sales of $3.99 billion. Shares climbed in extended-hours trading.

Global Payments - The electronic transaction processor posted earnings of 96 cents a share on sales of $616 million, versus estimates for 95 cents a share on revenue of $618 million. In addition, the company lifted its fiscal full-year 2014 earnings guidance to between $4.06 a share and $4.11 a share and reaffirmed revenue outlook to between $2.51 billion and $2.56 billion. But the low end of its range was still below the consensus Wall Street estimate for the year, according to Thomson Reuters data. Shares slipped in extended-hours trading.

Synnex - The IT products and electronics distributor reported earnings of $1.25 a share, ex-items, versus revenue of $3.03 billion, easily topping estimates for 94 cents a share on sales of $2.77 billion. Shares spiked higher in extended-hours trading.

Nimble Storage - The company was initiated with an "overweight" rating at Piper Jaffray. Shares rose in extended-hours trading.

Dyax - The biotechnology company received FDA approval to expand use of its Kalbitor drug to include patients 12 years of age and older. The drug provides treatment for acute attacks of hereditary angioedema (HAE). Shares jumped in extended-hours trading.

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