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After-hours buzz: CMG, CTL, PLCE & more

A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) shortly after the opening bell in New York, U.S., March 22, 2017.
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Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell:

Shares of Chipotle Mexican Grill dropped more than 2 percent in after-hours trading after the restaurant chain said it may post slightly higher operating costs as a percentage of sales in the second quarter.

Children's Place stock slipped nearly 1 percent after Reuters reported that the company announced an agreement with Gill Capital to open stores in Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand and the Philippines.

CenturyLink shares dipped more than 1 percent during after-hours following reports that the communications and data services provider engaged in an alleged fraudulent billing scam. According to a lawsuit filed by a former employee, Heidi Heiser, alleged that unauthorized fees by employees "who had a personal incentive to add services or lines to customer accounts" amounted to "many millions" of dollars.

Shares of Rice Energy climbed more than 1 percent during extended trading following a report that EQT has agreed to buy the natural gas and oil company for $6.7 billion. During normal trading hours, Rice Energy shares skyrocketed nearly 25 percent.

Tesla shares rose 1.6 percent in extended trading following a media report that said Elon Musk's electric-vehicle company is close to agreeing to a deal to build vehicles in China.