Twitter signage on the New York Stock Alternate.Scott Eells | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesHere are the businesses making headlines in noon buying and selling.Whirlpool – Shares jumped practically 8% after the corporate’s second quarter outcomes blew previous Street estimates. The equipment maker earned $2.15 per share on an adjusted foundation, which was greater than double the $1 analysts have been anticipating, in keeping with estimates from Refinitiv. Income additionally exceeded expectations, and the corporate raised its full-year income outlook.Twitter – Shares of Twitter rose 4.1% after the social media firm reported robust consumer progress within the second quarter. Monetizable each day lively customers jumped to 186 million, a 34% improve yr over yr, marking the very best price because the firm started reporting the metric. Twitter did, nonetheless, stated its advert income tumbled 23% because of the pandemic.Microsoft — Shares of the software program large fell 4.4% after the corporate’s ahead steering was weak relative to Wall Street’s expectations. Microsoft beat estimates on the highest and backside traces for its fiscal fourth quarter, however its projection of $35.61 billion in income for the fourth quarter was $300 million under expectations, in keeping with Refiniv. Oppenheimer additionally downgraded the stock to carry out from outperform. Las Vegas Sands, MGM Resorts — Shares of Las Vegas Sands dropped 4.2% after the corporate reported simply $98 million in income for the second quarter, greater than $400 million under Wall Street expectations, in keeping with Refinitiv. The loss per share was additionally wider than anticipated. Fellow on line casino stock MGM Resorts fell 2.7% following the information. PulteGroup — Shares of PulteGroup surged 4.7% after the house development firm reported better-than-expected quarterly end result. Pulte posted an EPS of $1.29 within the second quarter, topping analyst estimates of 89 cents per share, in keeping with FactSet. In the meantime, its income additionally got here in above expectations. The corporate stated it is inspired concerning the again half of 2020 given the power of second quarter gross sales.American Airways – Shares gained greater than 3% regardless of the corporate reporting a $2.1 billion internet loss for the second quarter as air journey remained depressed amid the pandemic. The airline has, nonetheless, restored extra capability than a few of its opponents. “The present surroundings is extra unpredictable and extra risky than something we ever might have imagined,” CEO Doug Parker stated in an announcement.Vacationers — Shares of the insurance coverage firm fell practically 3% following its weak earnings report. The corporate reported a lack of 20 cents per share, in step with estimates. Vacationers missed on income, making $7.35 billion, in comparison with the $7.37 billion forecast by analysts.Equifax — Shares of Equifax jumped 5.1% after the corporate beat Wall Street expectations for its second quarter. The corporate reported adjusted earnings of $1.60 per share and $982.2 million of income. Analysts surveyed by FactSet have been on the lookout for $1.30 per share and income of $922.5 million. The corporate stated that one among its Workforce Options segments had its finest quarter in additional than a decade. Allegion — Shares of the safety firm fell greater than 8% after second-quarter income missed Wall Street expectations. Revenues within the U.S. have been greater than $15 million what analysts surveyed by FactSet have been on the lookout for. Adjusted earnings per share did are available in eight cents greater than anticipated, in keeping with FactSet.— CNBC’s Yun Li, Pippa Stevens and Maggie Fitzgerald contributed to this story.