Marc Benioff, chairman and chief executive officer of Salesforce.com speaks during the grand opening ceremonies for the Salesforce Tower in San Francisco on May 22, 2018.
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Salesforce shares rose as much as 14% in extended trading Tuesday after the enterprise-software company reported fiscal second-quarter earnings that surpassed analysts’ expectations, the day after S&P Dow Jones Indices said Salesforce will replace Exxon Mobil in the 30-stock Dow Jones Industrial Average on Aug. 31.
Here’s how the company did:
- Earnings: $1.44 per share, adjusted, vs. 67 cents per share as expected by analysts, according to Refinitiv.
- Revenue: $5.15 billion, vs….