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Stocks making the biggest moves after hours: Pinterest, Beigene, Arista Networks and more

Stocks making the biggest moves after hours: Pinterest, Beigene, Arista Networks and more

Finance
A Pinterest banner hangs on the facade of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, September 22, 2017Brendan McDermid | ReutersCheck out the companies making headlines after the bell:Shares of Pinterest plummeted 20% after the bell following the company's third-quarter revenue miss. The company pulled in revenue of $ 279.7 million, while analysts had forecast $ 280.6 million. Pinterest posted earnings of 1 cent per share, topping the 4 cent loss per share expected, according to Refinitiv.Pinterest reported 322 million monthly active users, exceeding the 312 million investors projected. Average revenue per user fell just shy of estimates, however, coming in at 90 cents compared to the 91 cents per user expected.Shares of Beigene skyrocketed more than 30% after Amgen announced it...
Jason Momoa and Alfre Woodard: See will create more roles for blind actors

Jason Momoa and Alfre Woodard: See will create more roles for blind actors

Entertainment
Jason Momoa and Alfre Woodard have told Sky News they believe their new series See will pave the way for more roles for blind actors on screen.The drama is set hundreds of years in the future, after a deadly virus has decimated Earth and left those who survived without sight - until Baba Voss, played by Momoa, becomes the father of twins who can see. While Game Of Thrones and Aquaman star Momoa and mooted 2020 Oscar contender Woodard lead the cast, the ensemble also features several actors who are visually impaired. Image: Jason Momoa and Alfre Woodard star in See. Pic: Apple TV+ Due for release on Friday as one of the flagship shows for the launch of Apple's new TV+ streaming service, the show has already opened up the conversation a...
Space collisions a growing concern as Earth orbit gets more crowded

Space collisions a growing concern as Earth orbit gets more crowded

Science
Oct. 23 (UPI) -- Elon Musk sent a tweet Monday via the burgeoning Starlink satellite constellation. The constellation, Musk says, will eventually include up to 12,000 satellites to provide more reliable, widespread internet service around the world. The constellation might prove to be useful, but it also could be aggravating a bigger potential issue -- space junk, and how to keep the tens of thousands of satellites and debris in orbit around the Earth from colliding and potentially causing a larger problem. The issue was brought into clear focus last month when Bigelow Aerospace's Genesis II experimental habitat and Russia's defunct Cosmos 1300 satellite nearly collided. Cosmos 1300 is one of roughly 3,000 inoperative satellites that orbit Earth. They're joined in low Earth orbit by more...
South Korea to buy 20 more F-35 fighter planes

South Korea to buy 20 more F-35 fighter planes

Business
Oct. 11 (UPI) -- South Korea plans to purchase 20 more F-35 fighter planes from the United States, its arms procurement agency announced. Forty of the fifth-generation stealth jets were ordered from builder Lockheed Martin in 2014 in a deal valued at about $ 6.4 billion. The first group of planes arrived in South Korea in recent months and three were displayed for the first time last week on the country's Armed Forces Day, Oct. 1. "The government is preparing to launch the second phase of the F-X III [the code name for South Korea's purchased] in 2021 for the five years to come," the Defense Acquisition Program Administration said in an Oct. 7 report to the country's National Assembly. It is undetermined if the sale will involve the F-35A or F-35B variant of the plane. The latter has a s...