SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — Among the companies whose shares are expected to see active trade in Thursday’s session are BlackBerry Ltd., Oracle Corp., and Kroger Co.
BlackBerry US:BBRY BB,
Rite-Aid Corp. RAD,
Smith & Wesson Holding Corp. US:SWHC is projected to post earnings of 39 cents a share in the fourth quarter.
Pier 1 Imports Inc. US:PIR is likely to post earnings of 20 cents a share in the fourth quarter.
After Wednesday’s closing bell, Jabil Circuit Inc. JBL,
Red Hat Inc. US:RHT shares gained 3.6% in after hours after the software company reported first-quarter earnings of $37.8 million, or 20 cents a share, compared with $40.4 million, or 21 cents a share, a year ago. Excluding charges, it earned 34 cents a share, slightly ahead of analysts’ forecast of 33 cents a share.