: Alteryx stock jumps 30% after new CEO, increased sales outlook

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Alteryx Inc. AYX shares rallied in the extended session Monday after the data-analytics software company said Mark Anderson is succeeding Dean Stoecker as chief executive effective immediately and raised its sales guidance. Alteryx shares soared 30% after hours, following a 0.7% gain to finish the regular session at $113.88. Anderson, who is already on the board, once served as president of Palo Alto Networks Inc. PANW Stoecker will continue to serve as Alteryx chairman, the company said. Alteryx also hiked its third-quarter revenue outlook to a range of $126 million to $128 million, up from a previous range of $111 million to $115 million. Analysts surveyed by FactSet had forecast $113.5 million.
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