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Shares in Tilly’s Inc. fell in after-hours trading Wednesday after missing Wall Street expectations but rose again by midday Thursday on higher net sales.
DealerSocket Inc. in San Clemente said it will buy the Inventory+ suite of technology products from Lake Success, N.Y.-based Dealertrack Technologies Inc. for $55 million in cash.
Hyundai Motor America Inc. in Fountain Valley said it will shift its media-buying business to Canvas Worldwide, effective Jan. 1.
Costa Mesa-based El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc. shares fell more than 18% in midday trading after the company reported quarterly revenue yesterday that was below analyst expectations.
Raj Manufacturing LLC in Tustin has rebranded itself as Raj Swim to better showcase the company’s culture.
Irvine-based Habit Restaurants Inc. will debut in its seventh state with a restaurant opening this year in Meridian, Idaho, a news report said.
Evans Brewing Co. Inc. in Santa Ana said in a regulatory filing it plans to buy Bayhawk Ales Inc. in Irvine and to exchange shares in Evans, one-for-one, for those in Bayhawk.
Hyundai Motor America Inc. in Fountain Valley named Dean Evans its vice president and chief marketing officer.
The Wet Seal LLC in Foothill Ranch named Melanie Cox its new chief executive.
Shares in Autobytel Inc. in Irvine rose in midday trading as the company surpassed Wall Street’s expectations on revenue for the second quarter of fiscal 2015 ended June 30.
Lake Forest-based Del Taco Restaurants Inc. refinanced $164 million in debt under a new five-year, $250 million credit facility, cutting its borrowing costs by 3 percentage points and its annual interest payments by $5.4 million.
Scottsdale-based fast food and juice chain Grabbagreen said it signed an area developer agreement with Oceanside-based ConeHead Investments Inc. for 95 locations in Southern California, including 15 to 20 restaurants in Orange County.
Shares in Irvine-based Habit Restaurants Inc. fell about 7.5% in midday trading Thursday to a market cap of $750 million after a mixed quarterly report Wednesday.
Boot Barn Holdings Inc. on Tuesday after markets closed reported an increase in revenue but fell below Wall Street’s expectation on earnings for the June quarter.
Three of the four Orange County-based automakers beat the national sales pace for new vehicles in July, according to New Jersey-based market researcher Autodata Corp.