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"We do not seek conflict with Iran or any other country," Trump tells reporters in the Oval Office.Politicsread more
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An Air Canada passenger traveling to Toronto from a weekend in Quebec City found herself stranded alone on the tarmac and in the dark, in what she described as a "nightmare."Airlinesread more
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"I believe it would be wise to take additional time and allow events to unfold" before deciding on rates, the Dallas Fed official said in an essay.The Fedread more
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell:
Shares of Texas Instruments rose more than 1 percent after the bell Wednesday following their mixed earnings report. The chipmaker earned $3.72 billion in revenue, slightly lower than the $3.75 billion estimated by Wall Street. Earnings per share were $1.26, which beat forecasts by 2 cents.
Shares of Las Vegas Sands dropped more than 2 percent after the market close based on earnings released Wednesday. The casino stock missed on the top and bottom lines. The company earned $3.48 billion in revenue for its fourth quarter vs. the estimated $3.53 billion. Earnings per share were $0.77, lower than the $0.84 estimated by analysts. The so-called vice stock was in a tailspin to start the week, digging deeper into the red from the past year.
Shares of Citrix sank more than 6 percent after hours Wednesday despite their better-than-expected fourth quarter earnings. The software company posted $802 in quarterly revenue vs. the $792 million estimated by Wall Street. Earnings per share were $1.67, higher than the $1.59 estimated. The company posted weak first quarter and 2019 guidance, $1.15-1.20 vs. $1.37 estimated and $6.00 vs. $6.06 estimated, respectively.
Shares of Xilinx jumped more than 8 percent after hours. The company announced record revenues of $800 million for its third quarter, up 7 percent from last quarter and up 34 percent year over year.