After-hours buzz: Metlife, Nike, Pier 1 Imports & more

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Scott Mlyn | CNBC

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

Metlife - The insurer was dubbed a systemically important financial institution by the Financial Stability Oversight Council. Metlife said it was disappointed by the designation, which brings with it heightened supervision by the Federal Reserve. Its shares fell in after-hours trading.

Nike - The seller of athletic apparel fell in after-hours trading after reporting quarterly earnings of 74 cents a share on $7.38 billion in revenue, versus expectations of EPS of 70 cents on $715 billion in revenue.

Pier 1 Imports - The specialty home furnishing company rose in after-hours trading after reporting fiscal third-quarter profit of $17.9 million.

Red Hat - The distributor of the Linux operating system rallied in after-hours trading after tallying a 15 percent gain in quarterly revenue.