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Alteryx, Iovance Biotherapeutics and more

A child wearing a face mask sits on the statue of the Charging Bull, also known as the Wall Street Bull, following the outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in New York on August 19, 2020.

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Here are the companies making headlines in after hours trading.

Alteryx – Shares in the analytics firm rose more than 25% after Alteryx raised its revenue forecast for the quarter ended last month. The company also announced that board member Mark Anderson would take over as CEO, replacing founder Dean Stoecker. Stoecker will be the executive chairman of the company.

Iovance Biotherapeutics ̵

1; The biotech stock fell sharply in extended trading after Iovance announced it likely won’t require a biological license application for a cancer therapy it is developing until 2021. The company said in a statement that it is Food and Drug Administration “have not been able to agree” on the potency dosages required for the application. The shares fell 21%.

Spartan Energy Acquisition Corp. – Shares in the special purpose acquisition company rose 4.7% after the company announced a meeting on Oct. 28 to approve a combination with Fiskers, an electric car company.

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