United Airlines Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner lands at London Heathrow International Airport in England, UK.
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Check out the companies that are making headlines after the bell:
United Airlines – The airline’s shares fell more than 2% in expanded trading on Wednesday after missing the upper and lower end of their quarterly results. United lost $ 7.00 per share, according to Refinitiv, below its expected loss of $ 6.60 per share. United had sales of $ 3.41 billion, missing estimates of $ 3.44 billion.
Discover Financial – The financial services firm’s shares fell nearly 1% after close of trading on Wednesday, despite beating analysts’ expectations for quarterly results. According to Refinitiv, discover earnings of $ 2.59 per share, up over estimates of $ 2.42 per share. Sales were in line with expectations of $ 2.82 billion.
Plexus – The supply chain solutions company’s shares rose more than 3% after the bell after posting earnings of $ 1.23 per share, up 13 cents according to FactSet. However, sales were slightly below estimates at $ 830.3 million.
Alcoa – The aluminum company’s shares fell more than 3% in expanded trading following the release of quarterly results. Alcoa reported adjusted earnings of 26 cents per share on sales of $ 2.39 billion. According to FactSet, analysts expected earnings of 11 cents per share on sales of $ 2.38 billion.
Kinder Morgan – The energy infrastructure company’s shares rose 2% after close of trading after earnings report turned out better than expected. Kinder Morgan made 27 cents per share, beating estimates of 24 cents per share, according to FactSet. The revenue also exceeded estimates.