Intel

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was up 6% near the start of after-hours

Island

trading.

After the close, the company posted third-quarter earnings of 41 cents per share, ahead of the Street estimate of 38 cents. The estimate had been 41 cents until the company's recent earnings warning. Intel earned 28 cents per share in the year-ago quarter. The chipmaker giant said fourth-quarter revenue would rise 4% to 8% compared with the third quarter.