Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday:
American Express - The credit-card provider pre-announced earnings of $1.09 a share, excluding one-time items, on revenue of $8.1 billion. Analysts expected the company to report a profit of for $1.06 a share on sales of $8.1 billion.
Additionally, the company said it took a big restructuring charge in the fourth quarter. Part of the charge will cover the cost of the severance payments related to 5,400 jobs that are expected to be eliminated in the quarter. Shares dipped after initially trading higher in extended-hours trading.
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