The Daily Briefing For February 26th: Will This Dead Cat Bounce Hold?
IPOs on deck: None of note.
IPOs Filed: None of note.
Secondaries Priced: None of note.
Notes Priced: BAND of note.
Common Stock filings: FRPT of note.
Mixed Shelf Offerings: PCG MEDP of note.
Convertible Offering Files: None of note.
Senior Notes Filed: None of note.
Courtesy of IPO Financial
Earnings After The Close:
DAR +1.22, JAZZ +0.74, AKCA +0.41, SPCE +0.21, CSGP +0.20, HURN +0.15, MGRC +0.13, NVRO +0.12, HEI +0.12, ALRM +0.10, CRM +0.10, MTDR +0.09, PEN +0.08, AMRN +0.06, INFN +0.06, EXEL +0.05, SYX +0.05, WW +0.04, PLNT +0.03, SUPN +0.03, RLJ +0.03, INSP +0.02, TROX +0.02, REAL +0.02, RVLV +0.01 of note.
ENLC (1.97), BHVN (0.94), HY (0.78), CZR (0.37), LDL (0.34), RRGB (0.24), ORA (0.21), INGN (0.15), DK (0.14), SDC (0.14), UIS (0.11), OUT (0.10), VICR (0.09), PBPB (0.07), TOL (0.05), GWPH (0.04), PODD (0.04), JBGS (0.03), AGR (0.02), PSA (0.02), RRD (0.02), ALC (0.01), EVTC (0.01) of note.
BGS +0.00, MATX +0.00, INN +0.00, CGBD +0.00, WRI +0.00 of note.
Hourly Action This Week: Updated 2/24 Close
News After The Close (In Order of Time)
Salesforce (CRM) Co-CEO Keith Block to step down as c0-CEO.
Walt Disney (DIS) names Bob Chapek as CEO, immediately.
Vanda Pharma (VNDA) fails to meet primary endpoint on Phase III EPIONE study.
Uber (UBER) Eats Head Jason Droege will be leaving.
Dividend Increases: WSBF (Special) OUT VMI VST TPB SWX DK TMO WH SRE HRC
Gap Higher: PBPB +10%, INSP +8%, WW +6%, ALRM +6%, APT +5%, MTDR +5%, PEI +5%, NVAX +4%, ENDP +4%, BGS +4%,
Gap Lower: SDC -26%, RVLV -20%, SUPN -17%, PODD -12%, WB -10%, VICR -9%, PLNT -8%, TOL -8%, SINA -8%, REAL -8%, VNDA -8%, PEN -7%, UIS -6%, AMRN -5%, KBH -5%, GWPH -5%, UTHR -5%, SPCE -4%, EXEL -4%, RYAM -4%.
What’s Happening This Morning: Futures value reflects the change with fair value. We will still indicate the fair value direction.
S&P 500 +18 Dow Jones Industrial Average +149 NASDAQ +70 Russell 2000 +10.1 . Fair values are lower. Asia and Europe lower.
Gold, silver higher and copper lower. WTI Crude Oil and Brent Oil Futures lower. Natural Gas is higher. $ is higher vs Euro, higher vs Pound and higher vs Yen. US 10 year Treasury price is at $132,81 from $132.69 with yields at 1.369% from 1.394%. Prices as of 8:30 a.m. EDT.
Positive Sectors On Tuesday: None of note.
Negative Sectors On Tuesday: All lower.
One Month Winners: Conglomerates and Utilities.
Three Month Winners: Conglomerates, Utilities, Technology and Consumer Goods.
Six Month Winners: Technology, Consumer Goods, Healthcare and Utilities.
Twelve Month Winners: Consumer Goods,Technology, Utilities, Services and Industrials.
Year to Date: Conglomerates, Utilities and Technology.
Upcoming Earnings Of Note (sorted by market cap, highest to lowest)
Today After The Close: BKNG CCI NTES MAR SQ ANSS TCOM BMRN EQH UHS WTRG APA TDOC SRPT CLR FTI LB BILI CHDN of note.
Thursday Before The Open: BUD TD SRE KDP BBY CBRE CNP NRG OGE PRGO NVCR PLAN FLIR NLSN TSG CCC SPR SRCL PWR SERV EME of note.
Earnings This Morning Of Note
SINA +0.53, IONS +0.34, MIDD +0.29, CARS +0.26, CM +0.24, OCN +0.18, ENDP +0.17, HZNP +0.14, SJM +0.11, EYE +0.10, AVA +0.07, FTDR +0.07, AEE +0.07, TILE +0.05, MGPI +0.05, WB +0.05, MRNA +0.05, PZZA +0.05, AMRX +0.03, ODP +0.03, LOW +0.03, GCP +0.02, PEG +0.02, LIVN +0.02, WYND +0.02, ESI +0.02, NOVT +0.01, SBGI +0.01 of note.
UTHR (1.43), FOSL (0.83), SEAS (0.36), DAKT (0.20), DY (0.19), MDGL (0.13), AMCX (0.10), TPB (0.05), CLH (0.03), SSYS (0.02), NXST (0.01), WEN (0.01) of note.
Still To Report:
Rags & Mags: Highlighted Stories may be clicked through to the original story.
Top News Story:
5 Things To Know Before The Market Opens. (CNBC)
5 Things To Know To Start Your Day. (Bloomberg)
Stocks Moving This Morning. (CNBC)
Coronavirus update: France sees second death and Greece first. (CNBC)
Coronavirus Map. (Bloomberg)
Democratic Debate Summary. (Bloomberg)
President Trump and India Prime Minister Modi are working towards a full trade deal between two countries.
EU Trade Chief hopes to create a “mini” trade deal to lower tensions with the U.S. (FT)
U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer to meet with U.K. trade representatives to prepare for post Brexit trade talks. (Reuters)
President Trump is “furious” over falling stock market. (CNBC)
CDC says no “community spread of COVID19 in the U.S.”
Starbucks (SBUX) to sell a Beyond Meat (BYND) breakfast sandwich next week. (WSJ)
Stock Index Tracking
Current through 2/25 close. A real struggle now.
Bold means a change from prior day.
Courtesy of Phil Erlanger Research, Inc.
Economic & Related:
Weekly API Petroleum Data came out at 4:30 p.m. EDT yesterday and had a build of 1.3 million crude oil barrels .
Weekly MBA Mortgage Applications rose 1.5%.
January New Home Sales are due out at 10:00 a.m. EDT and are expected to rise to 720,000 from 694,000.
The latest NYSE and NASDAQ Short Interest from January 13th through February 14th is due out after the close.
President Trump will have a press conference at the White House on Coronavirus at 6:00 p.m. EDT.
Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Richard Clarida to speak at 3;00 p.m. EDT.
$41 billion of 5 Year Notes at 1:00 p.m. EDT.
Meetings, Calls & Conferences
Investor/Analyst Days & Conference Calls of Note: LBRDA (Conference Call) GWRE QLYS FLNG CNO (Investor Day)
Sellside Conferences: BMO Capital Markets Annual Global Metals & Mining Conference (2/24-2/26). Wolfe Research Global Auto Tech & Mobility Conference (2/24-2/26). JP Morgan High Yield & Leveraged Finance Conference 2020 (2/24-2/26). D.A. Davidson NDR Portland & Midwest Conference (2/24-2/26). JSVB Leerink Global Healthcare Conference (2/25-2/27). Credit Suisse Annual Financials Services Forum 2020 (2/26-2/28).
Industry Conferences: RSA Security Conference (2/24-2/28).
Salesforce (CRM) buys Vlocity for $1.33 billion.
Upgrades & Downgrades through 8:30 a.m. EDT 2/25