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Super Micro Computer, Inc. (SMCI) Tuesday reported first-quarter results that topped estimates, sending the stock by over 5 percent in after-hours trading. The company's second-quarter outlook also cheered investors. Net income increased to $20.9 million or $0.42 per share from $7.7 million or $0.17...

Sonic Corp. (SONC), the largest chain of drive-in restaurants in the U.S., on Tuesday reported a 54 percent increase in profit for the fourth quarter from last year, reflecting higher same-store sales and improved margins. Adjusted earnings per share for the quarter matched analysts' expectations,...

Himax Technologies, Inc. (HIMX), a supplier and fabless manufacturer of display drivers and other semiconductor products, Tuesday said Google Inc. (GOOG, GOOGL) has decided not to exercise its previously issued purchase option to make an additional investment into Himax's subsidiary, Himax Display Inc....

Canada-based electronics manufacturer Celestica Inc. (CLS.TO, CLS) on Tuesday reported a 40 percent decline in profit for the third quarter from last year, reflecting lower revenues primarily due to weakness in the company's Communications end market. However, adjusted earnings per share for the quarter...

Canadian railroad operator Canadian National Railway Co. (CNI, CNR.TO) reported Tuesday a profit for the third quarter that increased 21 percent from last year, reflecting revenue growth amid higher freight volumes and freight rate increases. However, both earnings per share and quarterly revenue missed...

Oil drilling and rig services provider Nabors Industries Ltd. (NBR) reported Tuesday a profit for the third quarter compared to a loss last year, reflecting increased margins and double-digit revenue growth amid improved results in both drilling and completions operations. Both adjusted earnings per...

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration urged owners of certain Toyota, Honda, Mazda, BMW (BAMXY.PK, BAMXF.PK, BMW.L), Nissan, Mitsubishi, Subaru, Chrysler, Ford (F) and General Motors (GM) vehicles to act immediately on recall notices to replace defective Takata airbags. Over six million...

Intuitive Surgical Inc (ISRG) Tuesday reported a 21 percent decline in profit for the third quarter from last year, as higher expenses more than offset a double-digit increase in revenues. However, revenues for the quarter beat analysts' estimates. Dr. Gary Guthart, President and CEO of Intuitive...

Amgen (AMGN) issued statement with respect to media inquiries concerning Third Point LLC's equity position in the company. The company noted that it maintains an active, engaged dialogue with all shareholders. It has always appreciated the perspectives of all of its shareholders, including Third Point,...

Online brokerage E*Trade Financial Corp. (ETFC) on Tuesday reported an 83 percent surge in profit for the third quarter from last year, reflecting higher revenues and a lower provision for loan losses in addition to a one-time benefit. The company recorded 6 percent growth in daily average revenue...

Energy industry technology solutions provider FMC Technologies, Inc. (FTI) reported Tuesday a profit for the third quarter that surged from last year, reflecting double-digit revenue growth amid strong performance of subsea technologies and surface technologies segments. Both adjusted earnings per share...

Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc. (CBST) on Tuesday reported a turnaround to profit in the third quarter, reflecting double-digit revenue growth and lower expenses. Both revenue and adjusted earnings per share for the quarter beat analysts' estimates. Mike Bonney, CEO of Cubist said, "This was a strong...

First Midwest Bancorp Inc. (FMBI), the holding company of First Midwest Bank, reported that its net income for the third quarter of 2014 dropped to $18.5 million, or $0.25 per share from $29.3 million, or $0.39 per share in the third quarter of 2013. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected the company...

Shares of iRobot Corp. (IRBT) soared more than 14 percent in extended trading on Tuesday after the robotics technology company raised its full-year 2014 outlook as results for the third quarter topped analysts' expectations. The company also reported a profit that nearly doubled from last year, reflecting...

LED and lighting products maker Cree, Inc. (CREE) on Tuesday reported a 64 percent decline in profit for the first quarter from last year, reflecting lower sales of LED products due to weaker than expected global demand. Both revenue and adjusted earnings per share for the quarter missed analysts'...