While the U.S. gave Huawei a 90-day reprieve, allowing American businesses to keep selling specific products to the Chinese firm, it also added more affiliates of the...Technologyread more
The attacks come after state and local ransomware attacks in New York, Louisiana, Maryland and Florida resulted in the loss of significant sums.Technologyread more
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While Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam painted a bleak picture of the city's economy, she expressed hope that dialogue with protesters could provide "a way out."China Politicsread more
China's pursuit of the Middle East may spur growth in the Islamic finance sector.World Economyread more
Twitter and Facebook have suspended accounts believed to be tied to a state-backed disinformation campaign originating from inside China.Technologyread more
U.S. President Donald Trump and his former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci have had a public falling out recently.Politicsread more
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Beijing will lower borrowing costs for companies, but that may not boost the economy as much as some hope.China Economyread more
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Check out the companies making headlines after the bell:
Veeva Systems shares jumped over 7 percent during after-hours trading Wednesday as the company beat expectations for its third-quarter earnings. The cloud-computing company reported earnings of 45 cents a share on revenue of $225 million. Analysts expected earnings of 38 cents a share on $216 million, according to a consensus estimate from Refinitiv.
Veeva's fourth-quarter guidance came in above estimates. The company expects earnings per share of 40 cents versus 37 cents analysts expected. Revenue is expected to be between $226 million to $227 million.
Tribune Media jumped 6 percent in the extended session after Reuters reported that Apollo Management and Northwest Broadcasting are partnering to make a bid for the media company.
Shares of Guess plummeted over 10 percent after the retailer reported earnings of 13 cents a share, 3 cents below analysts' expectations. The company reported $605 million in revenue, beating expectations of $603 million. The company's fourth-quarter guidance was in line with expectations.
La-Z-Boy shares climbed more than 8 percent as the company beat expectations in second-quarter earnings. It reported earnings of 48 cents per share. Analysts expected 43 cents per share. The furniture manufacturer reported $439 million in revenue versus $434 million expected.
Box shares rose over 3.5 percent after the company reported narrower-than-expected losses of 6 cents per share. Wall Street predicted losses of 7 cents a share. The cloud content management company also beat revenue expectations, reporting $155.9 million versus $154.6 million expected. Box's fourth-quarter guidance was roughly in line with estimates.
Altria shares rose 1 percent after the Wall Street Journal reported the tobacco company is in talks to take a significant minority stake in e-cigarette company Juul. A deal is unlikely for several weeks, the Journal reported.