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6 Stocks Moving After Hours: From Earnings To Government Contracts

U.S. stock markets edged higher on Tuesday trading, driven by gains in energy and tech shares, added to strong housing market data.

Intuit Inc. (NASDAQ: INTU) reported Q4 EPS of $0.08 on revenue of $754 million, beating the Street’s consensus by $0.10 and $21.26 million, respectively. Shares were down about 4 percent in after-hours trading, driven by a trimmed full year guidance.

Dycom Industries, Inc. (NYSE: DY) beat top and bottom line expectations with Q4 EPS of $1.64 and revenue of $789.16 million. Analysts were modeling EPS of $1.55 on revenue of $770.7 million. However, guidance and new unit figures disappointed investors, sending the stock down 4 percent.

OraSure Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: OSUR) gained almost 10 percent after the market closed, driven by the announcement of a new contract with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The company will receive up to $16.6 million to fund the advancement of its rapid Zika tests.

Back to earnings reports:

  • Nimble Storage Inc (NYSE:NMBL) was up almost 2.4 percent on a top and bottom line beat, and healthy growth figures.
  • Lannett Company, Inc. (NYSE: LCI) spiked up almost 15 percent on a large earnings and revenue beat.
  • La-Z-Boy Incorporated (NYSE: LZB) plummeted more than 15 percent after both earnings and sales disappointed investors.

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