Many of the seats aboard a United Airlines flight sit empty on May 11, 2020 in flight to Houston, Texas from San Francisco.Justin Sullivan | Getty ImagesCheck out the companies making headlines after hours on Wednesday:United Airlines — Shares of United Airlines fell more than 1% after the company reported a bigger-than-expected loss for the third quarter. The airline lost $8.16 per share while analysts had forecast a loss of $7.53 per share, according to Refinitiv. United's third-quarter revenue also missed analyst expectations. "Even though the negative impact of COVID-19 will persist in the near term, we are now focused on positioning the airline for a strong recovery," CEO Scott Kirby said in a statement.Alcoa — Alcoa shares dipped 4.2% even after the aluminum company posted better-than-expected third-quarter results. Alcoa ...read more...