Players play the “Star Wars Battlefront II” video game developed by DICE, Criterion Games and Motive Studios and published by Electronics Arts on the Sony PlayStation PS4 Pro game console during “Paris Games Week” on October 31, 2017 in Paris, France.
Find out which companies are hitting the headlines after the bell:
Electronic Arts – Shares of the video game company jumped more than 2% in after-hours trading when the company announced that its highly anticipated game Battlefield 2041 is now slated for a global launch on November 19.
Moderna – The drugmaker’s shares edged up amid protracted talks after the company released more data on so-called breakthrough Covid cases, which is supporting the push for wider use of booster vaccines. In the study which showed an incidence of success, there were fewer cases of COVID in a group of trial participants who had been recently vaccinated, suggesting that immunity to the previous groups had started to decline .
Denimer Scientific – Shares of the biopolymer maker rebounded nearly 3% on Wednesday after selling around 15% during the regular trading session. The sharp drop came after short seller Muddy Waters issued a negative report on the company. The report said Danimer “has very poorly represented the position of his company” including “Tam for customer relationships, product development, scalability and PHA”.