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Hunter's vows to forgo any foreign work follow a slew of unsubstantiated attacks by President Donald Trump accusing him of corruption.Politicsread more
Apple, the company that created the modern-day smartphone, is relying on technology customers are already extremely familiar with, like cameras, and taking a backseat when it...Technologyread more
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Shares of entertainment and restaurant company Dave & Buster's fell 17.6% during extended trading after missing earnings and revenues estimates and lowering guidance for the fiscal year. The company reported earnings of $1.13 per share on $364 million in revenue for its first quarter, falling short of the earnings of $1.14 per share on $372 million in revenue expected by analysts polled by Refinitiv.
Dave & Buster's also lowered full-year revenue guidance, saying it now expects revenue between $1.365 billion and $1.39 billion. It previously forecast revenue between $1.37 billion and $1.4 billion. The Refinitiv consensus estimate for full-year revenue was $1.399 billion.
French company Dassault Systèmes is nearing a deal to buy Medidata Solutions, a software company focused on clinical trials, people familiar with the matter confirmed to CNBC. Shares of Medidata rose about 5.5%.
Shares of Raytheon and United Technologies held mostly steady after activist investor Bill Ackman came out against the proposed merger between the two companies. United gained about 0.8%, while Raytheon was unchanged.