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After-hours buzz: FOXA, YELP, GPS & more

Media giant 21st Century Fox saw shares dip after the closing bell Monday when an earnings call with executives revealed challenges to the company’s future growth. The Murdoch-run production company behind Fox Sports and Searchlight films reported quarterly earnings that met analyst expectations and revenue that fell slightly short of estimates. But in a conference call, the company’s leadership listed ... Read More »

After-hours buzz: DATA, LNKD, LGF & more

Shares of Tableau Software plummeted after the bell Thursday despite posting better-than-expected earnings and revenue in the fourth quarter of 2015. The software company, which makes programs that quickly analyze, visualize and share information, warned it was unlikely to benefit from certain tax allowances it had expected. Shares of competitor Splunk also notched double-digit declines in extended trade. Fellow technology ... Read More »

Sony’s new Xperia X series injects more intelligence into smartphones

Sony wants to put the “smart” in smartphones with its new Xperia X series handsets, which come packing new “intelligent” predictive features, better battery management, and a greater focus on design. The company introduced the first three phones revolving around that vision—the Xperia X Series featuring the Xperia X, Xperia X Performance, and the Xperia XA—during Mobile World Congress in ... Read More »

London garage seen selling for $261,000 or more

A garage in the upmarket London district of Chelsea is set to be auctioned for £180,000 ($261,567) or more, as the escalation in real estate prices in the already expensive city continues. The garage – set to be auctioned later this month – offers secure off street parking and has an internal area of approximately 146 square feet. It is ... Read More »

Lenovo to launch a ‘more innovative, more attractive’ phone in US in Q3

Lenovo has plans to launch what it is calling a “more innovative, more attractive” smartphone in the United Sates later this year. This was revealed Chief Executive Yuanqing Yang in a recent interview with the Wall Street Journal. © ChinaFotoPress The said device will be from the Chinese company’s Motorola division, Yang revealed. If you recall, Lenovo recently said that ... Read More »

After-hours buzz: YHOO, CMG, MTCH & more

Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Tuesday: Shares of troubled technology giant Yahoo dropped after the bell when a slew of news accompanied its quarterly earnings report. Yahoo on Tuesday announced the latest in a long-standing tug-of-war with a vocal group of core investors: It will now consider a reverse spinoff, or the sale of its assets ... Read More »

London garage seen selling for $261,000 or more

A garage in the upmarket London district of Chelsea is set to be auctioned for £180,000 ($261,567) or more, as the escalation in real estate prices in the already expensive city continues. The garage – set to be auctioned later this month – offers secure off street parking and has an internal area of approximately 146 square feet. It is ... Read More »

After-hours buzz: AAPL, T, VMW, COF & more

Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Tuesday: Shares of Apple whipsawed after the closing bell Tuesday, landing lower after the company reported fiscal-first-quarter earnings that beat analyst estimates but came in below expectations on revenue, iPhone sales and more. The tech giant posted quarterly earnings of $3.28 per share on $75.9 billion in revenue. Apple suppliers like ... Read More »

Early movers: DD, PG, TYC, JNJ, AIG, MMM, COH, LULU, SWFT & more

Check out which companies are making headlines before the bell: DuPont — The chemical giant reported adjusted quarterly profit of 27 cents per share, 1 cent above estimates, but revenue came in on the light side due in part to the impact of a strong dollar. DuPont is in the process of merging with Dow Chemical, a deal the companies ... Read More »

After-hours buzz: LULU, AGN, SWFT & more

Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Monday: Shares of Lululemon Athletica gained in extended trading after Lone Pine Capital disclosed a stake in the company, according to SEC filings. The hedge fund, run by industry insider Stephen Mandel, now beneficially owns 6,446,607 common stock of the retailer, known for its yoga apparel. Drugmaker Allergan saw shares slide ... Read More »