Pre-Market Movers | April 8

Inside this article you can find the pre-market movement of the main US stock indices (S&P 500, Nasdaq 100 and Dow Jones), most active, winners and losers companies, FAANGs components (Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix and Google) and the reaction of the stock price of the most important companies to the earnings reports just released.

In addition, financial highlights will be provided for each of the best companies that have just released the earnings report, directly from the company’s official website.

The purpose of this analysis is purely informative.


PRE-market movers

Pre-market performance of FAANGs stocks and the following indices (and components):

  • S&P 500:
    • index of the 500 largest U.S. publicly traded companies.
  • NASDAQ 100:
    • index of the largest non-financial companies listed on the NASDAQ.
  • Dow Jones Industrial Average:
    • index of 30 United States bluechip companies.

The S&P 500 index currently in the pre-market is in positive territory ( 0,25% ).

The NASDAQ 100 index in the pre-market has a positive change ( 0,58% ) and The Dow Jones Industrial Average index has a positive change ( 0,40% ).

Carnival Corp. ( 2,21% ) and American Airlines Group Inc. ( 5,09% ) the most active stocks at the moment. Annaly Capital Management Inc. ( 22,47% ) and MFA Financial Inc. ( 16,80% ) the best stocks and Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc. ( -7,81% ) and Gaming & Leisure Properties Inc. ( -6,07% ) the worst.

Finally, in the pre-market the FAANGs stocks are moving in the following way: Facebook ( 1,56% ), Amazon ( 0,27% ), Apple ( 1,02% ), Netflix ( 0,73% ) and Google ( 0,11% ).


Today’s Earnings Reports – Financial Highlights

Reactions of the most important companies to the earnings reports just released and financial highlights directly from the company’s official website.


RPM International Inc. (RPM)

RPM International Inc. owns subsidiaries that manufacture and market high-performance coatings, sealants and specialty chemicals, primarily for maintenance and improvement applications.

Pre-Market: +2.48%

link: https://www.rpminc.com/news-releases/news-release/?reqid=12346


MSC Industrial Direct Company, Inc. (MSM)

MSC Industrial Supply is one of the nation’s largest direct marketers and distributors of a broad range of metalworking and maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) products to customers throughout North America.

Pre-Market: -1.72%

link: file:///Users/lollo/Desktop/MSC%20FY20%20Q2%20Earnings%20Release.pdf


Levi Strauss & Co (LEVI)

Levi Strauss & Co. is one of the world’s largest brand-name apparel companies and a global leader in jeanswear. The company designs and markets jeans, casual wear and related accessories for men, women and children under the Levi’s®, Dockers®, Signature by Levi Strauss & Co.™, and Denizen® from Levi’s® brands. Its products are sold in more than 110 countries worldwide through a combination of chain retailers, department stores, online sites, and a global footprint of approximately 3,000 retail stores and shop-in-shops.

Pre-Market: -+1.58%

Link: https://s23.q4cdn.com/172692177/files/doc_news/2020/04/Exhibit-99.1-1Q-2020-Press-Release-FINAL-V3.pdf


SMART Global Holdings (SGH)

SMART Global Holdings, Inc. (“SMART” or “SGH”) is a global leader in specialty memory, storage and hybrid solutions serving the electronics industry for over 25 years. SMART delivers components, modules and solutions to a broad OEM customer base, in computing, networking, communications, storage, mobile and industrial markets.

Pre-Market: +5.38%

Link: http://www.smartgh.com/node/7811/pdf


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*data from marketwatch.com and yahoo.finance.com


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