Salesforce signage outside the New York office building.
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Check out the companies that are making headlines after the bell:
Salesforce – Salesforce shares rose 3% in expanded trading on Wednesday after the enterprise software maker announced second-quarter results and forward guidance that beat analysts’ estimates. Revenue rose 23% year over year for the quarter that ended July 31, the company said in a statement. In the previous quarter, sales rose by 23%.
Ulta Beauty – Cosmetics retail stocks rose 3% in after-hours trading after posting earnings of $ 4.56 per share. According to Refinitiv, the company had sales of $ 1.97 billion last quarter, beating estimates of $ 1.76 billion. Ulta has also raised its profit and revenue guidance for the full year.
Snowflake – The data cloud company’s shares fell more than 2% in after-hours trading following the release of quarterly results. Snowflake posted $ 272.2 million in revenue in the second quarter, a loss of 64 cents per share, falling short of Wall Street’s expectations. According to Refinitiv, analysts expected a loss of 15 cents and sales of 256.5 million US dollars. The stock is flat year over year.
Williams-Sonoma – The retailer’s shares rose more than 14% in after-hours trading after reporting better-than-expected earnings and sales. Williams-Sonoma made $ 3.24 per share, according to Refinitiv, beating estimates of $ 2.61 per share. The company had sales of $ 1.95 billion, more than the forecast $ 1.81 billion.
Box – Box shares fell 4% after the bell on Wednesday after surpassing the top and bottom lines of quarterly results. The company made 21 cents per share on sales of $ 214.5 million. Wall Street expected earnings of 19 cents per share on sales of $ 212.5 million, according to Refinitiv.
– with reports from Yun Li of CNBC.