Technicians work on machinery at the Applied Materials facility in Santa Clara, California.
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Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Thursday:
Applied Materials — Shares of Applied Materials rose 1.2% in after-hours trading on the back of fiscal third-quarter results that beat analyst expectations. The company reported earnings per share of $1.06 on revenue of $4.4 billion. Analysts polled by Refinitiv expected a profit of 95 cents per share on revenue of $4.18 billion. “By addressing our customers’ highest value problems, Applied is outperforming today and is positioned to grow faster than our markets over the next several…