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Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday:
Aéropostale - The apparel and accessories retailer reported a first-quarter earnings per share loss of 52 cents on $395.9 million in revenue, versus expectations of an EPS loss of 72 cents on $410 million in sales. Its shares dropped in after-hours trading.
Compuware - The software and services provider tallied adjusted fourth-quarter earnings per share of 10 cents on $183.4 million in revenue, versus estimates of EPS of 8 cents on $211 million in sales. Its shares fell in extended-hours trading.
Fresh Market - The specialty grocer reported first-quarter earnings per share of 43 cents, excluding items, on $431 million in revenue, versus expectations of EPS of 43 cents on $420 million in sales. Its shares rose in after-hours trading.
GameStop - The videogame retailer posted first-quarter earnings per share of 59 cents on $2 billion in revenue, compared to estimates of EPS of 57 cents on $2.025 billion in sales. Its shares gained in after-hours trading.
Gap - The clothing retailer tallied first-quarter earnings per share of 58 cents on $3.77 billion in revenue. Expectations called for EPS of 57 cents on $3.71 billion in sales. Its shares edged higher in extended-hours trading.
Hewlett-Packard - The computer maker tallied second-quarter earnings per share of 88 cents, excluding items, on $27.31 billion in revenue, versus estimates of EPS of 88 cents on $27.41 billion in sales. Its shares fell in after-hours trading.
Ross Stores - The off-price apparel and home fashion chain posted first-quarter earnings per share of $1.15 on $2.68 billion in revenue, compared to expectations of EPS of $1.15 on $2.694 billion in sales. Its shares rose in after-hours trading.
Zumiez - The sports-related retailer tallied first-quarter earnings per share of 9 cents on $162.9 million in revenue, compared to estimates of EPS of 5 cents on $159 million in sales.
—By CNBC's Kate Gibson
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