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Stocks To Watch For August 29, 2014

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Stocks To Watch For August 29, 2014
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Some of the stocks that may grab investor focus today are:

Avago Technologies (NASDAQ: AVGO) reported stronger-than-expected third-quarter earnings. Avago shares climbed 2.20% to $78.04 in the after-hours trading session.

Splunk (NASDAQ: SPLK) reported upbeat results for the fiscal second quarter and lifted its forecast for the year. Splunk shares jumped 9.19% to $49.45 in the after-hours trading session.

Wall Street expects Big Lots (NYSE: BIG) to report its Q2 earnings at $0.30 per share on revenue of $1.20 billion. Big Lots shares fell 0.97% to $46.74 in after-hours trading.

Veeva Systems (NASDAQ: VEEV) reported better-than-expected second-quarter results and issued a strong third-quarter outlook. Veeva shares surged 13.38% to $28.30 in the after-hours trading session.

Net1 UEPS Technologies (NASDAQ: UEPS) reported adjusted earnings of $0.91 per share on revenue of $182.8 million for the fiscal fourth quarter. Analysts were expecting earnings of $0.33 per share on revenue of $142.3 million. Net1 shares jumped 20.85% to $14.14 in after-hours trading.

Pacific Sunwear of California (NASDAQ: PSUN) posted in-line results for the second quarter and issued a weak forecast. Pacific Sunwear shares fell 2.17% to $2.25 in after-hours trading.

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