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    SAN FRANCISCO-- Among the companies whose shares are expected to see active trade in Wednesday's session are Abercrombie& Fitch Co., PetSmart Inc. (PETM), and H&R Block Inc. (HRB). Abercrombie& Fitch is projected to report fourth-quarter earnings of $1.14 a share, according to a consensus survey by FactSet. PetSmart (PETM) is forecast to post fourth-quarter earnings of $1.36 a share.

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    Brent dipped on Wednesday but held above $60 a barrel, supported by a rise in Saudi crude prices and air strikes on oil facilities in Libya. In a move widely seen as showing Saudi Arabia's confidence about a recovery in demand, the OPEC kingpin raised the official selling prices for its oil deliveries to Asia and the United States on Tuesday.

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    - U.S. retailer Target Corp (TGT) on Tuesday said it planned to cut several thousand jobs, mainly from headquarters locations, as part of a restructuring that will cut $2 billion in costs over two years.

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    United Airlines expects to dip into its cash pile to help fund the purchase of new aircraft this year and rely less on debt financing, reflecting the U.S. airline industry's dramatic financial turnaround, the carrier's Chief Financial Officer John Rainey said in an interview.

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    Bob Evans Farms Inc (BOBE) said it was not currently looking at selling or spinning off its food-products business and was evaluating strategic options for all or a portion of its real-estate assets. Shares of the restaurant and packaged food company fell 18 percent to $48.80 in after-hours trading on Tuesday.

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    TiVo (TIVO) says subscriptions are on the rise. Shares of TiVo Inc. (TIVO) increased nearly 5% in after-hours trade Tuesday after the company reported stronger-than- expected fourth-quarter earnings. Net income was $7 million, or 7 cents a share, compared with $710,000, or a penny a share, in the year-earlier period.

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    By Wallace Witkowski and Sue Chang, MarketWatch. TiVo (TIVO) shares also rally on subscription growth. SAN FRANCISCO-- Shares of Smith& Wesson Holding Co. rallied in the extended session Tuesday after the gun maker's quarterly earnings and outlook topped Wall Street estimates.

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    Career Education (CECO) shares are up 11.11% to $5.70 in after hours trading on Tuesday after the education provider released its fourth quarter earnings results after the closing bell today.The company reported a fourth quarter net loss of 38 cents per diluted share which, adjusted for one time losses, came to a quarterly EPS loss of 12 cents per share, ahead of analysts' 30 cent loss per share expec...

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    Investors yanked another $8.6 billion from the Pimco Total Return Fund last month, Pimco said on Tuesday in the latest indication the firm's flagship fund is still reeling from the sudden departure of co-founder Bill Gross last September. February's outflow, the 22nd straight month of withdrawals, compared with $11.6 billion the previous month.

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    Shares of Smith & Wesson  were gaining 9.3% to $14.26 after-hours Tuesday after the gun manufacturer beat analysts' estimates for earnings and revenue in the fiscal third quarter, and guided above estimates for the fiscal fourth quarter. Smith & Wesson (SWHC) reported earnings of 20 cents a share for the third quarter, above analysts' estimates of 11 cents a share.

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    Shares of TiVo Inc. (TIVO) increased nearly 5% in after-hours trade Tuesday after the company reported stronger- than-expected fourth-quarter earnings. Net income was $7 million, or 7 cents a share, compared with $710,000, or a penny a share, in the year-earlier period. Revenue for the three-month period increased to $114.1 million from $106.3 million the year before.

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    Shares of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles are down 3.47% to $15.28 after the automaker missed estimates for February sales. Total sales for last month rose 5.6%, compared with the average analyst estimate for an 8.9% gain, according to Bloomberg.

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    Shares of oil company Whiting Petroleum (WLL) were gaining 2.7% to $33.77 Tuesday as oil prices rallied after Monday's losses due to fighting in Libya. WTI crude oil for April delivery was gaining 1.8% to $50.47 a barrel Tuesday afternoon, and Brent crude oil for April delivery was gaining 2.6% to $61.08 a barrel.

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    Shares of Blackberry  are down 0.27% to $11.02 in late afternoon trading Tuesday, despite the company's unveiling of its five inch touch-screen smartphone, the Leap. The device, which will replace the Z3 device that was introduced last year, is aimed toward mid-level buyers in emerging markets as the company attempts to regain customers.

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    Berkshire Hathaway Chief Executive Warren Buffett, one of the largest shareholders in General Motors Co , said on Monday he would be wary of putting former U.S. autos task force member Harry Wilson or anyone else on the company's board if the focus was on the short-term performance of the automaker.