U.S. Markets open in 3 mins

Xilinx shares soar on fiscal Q4 sales beat

Shares of Xilinx Inc. rose nearly 7% late Wednesday after the tech company reported fiscal 2018 fourth-quarter sales that surpassed Wall Street expectations, and per-share earnings that fell a penny short. Xilinx said it earned $166 million, or 64 cents a share, in the quarter, compared with $153 million, or 57 cents a share, in the year-ago period.