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Check out the businesses making headlines after hours Wednesday:
Herman Miller — Shares of the workplace furnishings builder jumped more than 14% on the again of better-than-expected outcomes for the earlier quarter. Herman Miller reported adjusted earnings per share of $1.24. Analysts polled by FactSet anticipated a revenue of simply 26 cents per share. Revenue was additionally stronger than anticipated at $626.Eight million. The firm additionally reestablished its quarterly dividend.
iRobot — The Roomba-maker’s inventory climbed more than 3% after the corporate disclosed the resignation of Chief R&D Officer Tim Saeger. In an 8-Ok submitting, iRobot stated Sager will stay employed by the corporate till his successor is employed.
Moderna — Moderna gained almost 3% after the corporate introduced a collaboration with Vertex Pharmaceuticals to deal with cystic fibrosis utilizing gene enhancing. Vertex Pharmaceuticals rose barely in after-hours buying and selling.
First Solar — Shares of the photo voltaic panel maker slipped 2.7% after the corporate introduced a secondary inventory providing of 8.6 million shares. Those shares can be bought by billionaire Lukas Walton. First Solar is not going to obtain any of the proceeds from the sale. Instead, “Walton intends to use the proceeds from the sale of shares in the offering to provide funds for new impact investments across a variety of environmental and social causes,” First Solar stated.