Thursday was another good day for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index(SNPINDEX:^GSPC) joining the Dow Jones Industrial Average(DJINDICES:^DJI) in setting new records. Investors were pleased at President Joe Biden's rapid signing into law of the latest stimulus bill, and they seem hopeful that the impact on the economy will be favorable.

The Nasdaq Composite(NASDAQINDEX:^IXIC), meanwhile, played catch-up with an outsized gain that still wasn't enough to reach its own record levels.

Data source: Yahoo! Finance.

Earnings are still critically important to the bull market in stocks, and three high-profile companies released their latest financial results after the closing bell on Thursday afternoon. Two of them saw big declines, but one managed to perk up. Below, we'll run through all three.

Shares of DocuSign(NASDAQ:DOCU) were down more than 4% after hours, giving back a portion of the stock's 6% gain in the regular trading session. The electronic signature specialist had solid financial results for the fourth quarter, but some still worry that growth could slow as 2021 continues.

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