IPOs on deck: Sunnova Energy (NOVA), Castle Biosciences (CSTL), Fellazo Unit Inc. (FLLCU), Health Catalyst (HCAT), Livongo Health (LVGO), ProSight Global (PROS),
Secondaries on deck: MPW, STXB and CARA
Notes Priced: BEDU
Common Stock filings: CARA
Mixed Shelf Offerings filed:
Convertible Offering Files: TPB CTBI
Earnings After The Close:
Beat: KRA +0.46, ALGN +0.44, MTH +0.28, ANIK +0.27, EIG +0.26, VAR +0.19, FB +0.12, CUBI +0.10, CMRE +0.09, KALU +0.09, ESS +0.07, AEM +0.07, NOW +0.07, UFPI +0.07, CLGX +0.06, HP +0.05, CHFC +0.05, SUI +0.05, SAVE +0.05, XLNX +0.05, FTI +0.04, MSA +0.04, PKG +0.04, FFIV +0.04, BHE +0.04, KRC +0.04, EFX +0.04, NTGR +0.03, PYPL +0.03, NGVT +0.03, FARO +0.03, KN +0.03, KNL +0.03, SEIC +0.03, LMAT +0.02, CVBF +0.02, CERN +0.02, TMK +0.02, BCOV +0.02, APY +0.02, PTC +0.02, SLM +0.01, ECHO +0.01, FR +0.01, EGP +0.01, ICLR +0.01, ARI +0.01, AMP +0.01 of note.
Flat: AXTI +0.00, CLS +0.00, ISBC +0.00, WPG +0.00, CLB +0.00, LSTR +0.00
Missed: TSLA (0.76), AGNC (0.65), ALGT (0.37), ORLY (0.16), CTXS (0.13), SU (0.10), ASGN (0.09), OII (0.08), LVS (0.07), CUZ (0.05), NXGN (0.05), HLX (0.04), HNI (0.04), GGG (0.03), F (0.03), TRN (0.03), ROIC (0.02), RJF (0.02), ESRT (0.01), STL (0.01), COR (0.01), MLNX (0.01) of note.
Still to Report:
News After The Close:
Best Buy (BBY) names Matt Bilunas as CFO.
Brighthouse Financial (BHF) names Edward Spehar as CFO.
Citrix (CTXS) names Mark Schmitz to EVP and COO effective Wednesday.
Altice USA (ATUS) may sell its Lightpath fiber unit for $3 billion.
Fiserv (FISV) and First Data (FDC) received final regulatory approval and deal should close next Monday.
Charter (CHTR) has a plan in place to buy Sprint (S) and T Mobile (TMUS) assets.
Stock Repurchase: ROK
Dividend Increase: OKE RF DKL AROC
What’s Happening This Morning: Going forward the futures value reflects the change with fair value. We will still indicate the fair value direction. Futures improved on the 8:30 economic data.
U.S. futures: S&P +5, Dow Jones +94, NDX +4 and Russell 2000 +5.68 with fair values mixed. Asia and Europe mixed, click through for details by country.
Gold higher, silver lower and copper higher. WTI Crude Oil and Brent Oil Futures higher. Natural Gas is lower. $ is lower vs Euro, Pound and Yen. US 10 year Treasury price is at $127.70 from $127.47 with yields at 2.022% from 2.053%. Prices as of 8:25 a.m. EDT.
Positive Sectors On Wednesday: Conglomerates, Technology and Financials.
Negative Sectors On Wednesday: Materials and Consumer Goods.
One Month Winners: Technology, Services and Consumer Goods.
Three Month Winners: Healthcare, Utilities and Consumer Goods.
Six Month Winners: Technology, Services and Consumer Goods.
Twelve Month Winners: Utilities, Services and Technology.
Year to Date: All higher led by Conglomerates, Services, Industrials, Technology and Consumer Goods.
Hourly Action This Week:
Updated through Wednesday close. The week got better thanks to action 12:00 onward for a second day.
Upcoming Earnings Of Note (sorted by market cap, highest to lowest)
Today After The Close: AMZN GOOGL INTC SBUX SYK TMUS CELG AFL FISV TEAM RSG FTV VRSN EIX EXPE RMD AJG PFG MGM LYV UHS of note.
Friday Before The Open: MCD ABBV CHTR CL ITW AON PSX TWTR ZBH VTR WY YNDX COG NLSN LEA PSXP GT B AVX CHSP of note.
Earnings This Morning Of Note
Beat: FCN +0.76, AXE +0.49, ASPS +0.36, FAF +0.27, RTN +0.26, DBD +0.21, ALKS +0.21, WST +0.17, SAH +0.15, IP +0.15, RS +0.15, HSY +0.14, CRI +0.14, MMM +0.13, AZN +0.13, TPX +0.12, BMY +0.12, ROK +0.11, AXTA +0.09, GPI +0.08, BAX +0.08, BUD +0.07, HEES +0.07, MAS +0.07, IVZ +0.06, AAN +0.06, BANC +0.06, ABB +0.06, NVCR +0.05, EQT +0.05, KKR +0.05, LAZ +0.05, BC +0.04, ODFL +0.04, APD +0.04, PDS +0.04, PTEN +0.04, TRTN +0.04, CMCSA +0.03, AEP +0.03, AAL +0.03, TPH +0.03, WH +0.03, LNTH +0.02, MNRO +0.02, DOW +0.02, WM +0.02, GRA +0.02, LUV +0.02, ROP +0.02, NOK +0.02, LH +0.01, HBAN +0.01, FDC +0.01, ARD +0.01, LKQ +0.01, PRLB +0.01, POL +0.01, HZO +0.01, STM +0.01.
Flat: CCJ +0.00, CPG +0.00, KIM +0.00, BWA +0.00, VLO +0.00.
Missed: WRLD (0.90), TREE (0.22), TAL (0.12), NEM (0.11), GWB (0.10), VC (0.09), AIMC (0.08), CRR (0.07), ALLE (0.06), AUO (0.05), CVE (0.05), THRM (0.04), CMS (0.04), ENTG (0.04), TECK (0.04), GLOP (0.03), KEX (0.01)
Yet To Report: AB, AMCR, BGCP, COLB, CTS, CFR, DLX, MTRN, OAK, ORI, PATK, RCL, SILC, SMP, TCF, TMUS, TSCO, UBSI, VLY, VMC, WWE.
Rags & Mags: Highlighted Stories may be clicked through to the original story.
Top News Story: European Central Bank (ECB) leaves interest rates unchanged but signals rate cut ahead. (CNBC)
Five Things You Need To Know To Start Your Day (Bloomberg)
Southwest (LUV) will not fly the Boeing (BA) 737 Max before January of 2020. (earnings conference call)
All indexes are now above their various moving averages.
Bold means a change from prior day.
The advance/decline line improved dramatically and moved to a buy on 6/13. Updated through 7/19/19 close. The buy remains intact but is starting to fade. Year to date model up 13.52% on the S&P 500. 3 buy signals and 3 cash signals in 2019.
The QPI10 Day Moving Average of Breadth (10DMA) is no longer in cash and moved to invested on 6/13/19.
YTD 71% (+2% week over week) of stocks are higher and 29% are lower. Updated 7/5/19 close with next update on 7/12/19 close.
Algo/HFT Trading Levels:
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Economic & Related:
Weekly Jobless Claims are due out at 8:30 a.m. EDT.
June Durable Goods is due out at 8:30 a.m. EDT and is expected to rise to 1.0% from -1.30%.
Weekly Natural Gas Inventories are due out at 10:30 a.m. EDT.
$32 Billion of 7 Year Notes to be priced at 1:00 p.m EDT.
The latest NYSE and NASDAQ Short Interest is out and in the latest reporting period, the S&P 500 rose 2.96%.
The European Central Bank (ECB) is out with its latest monetary policy announcement at 7:45 a.m. EDT and a press conference at 8:30 with ECB Head Mario Draghi.
President Trump will welcome in the Secretary of Defense at the Pentagon and then celebrates the one year anniversary of the Pledge To America’s Workers at 3:30 p.m. EDT.
The House is expected to vote on the two year budget deal today.
Conferences & Analyst Meetings:
Company Analyst Meetings and Conference Calls: SLGL (analyst meeting)
Sellside Conferences: None of note.
Verisk Analytics (VRSK) to buy Keystone Aerial Surveys, Inc. – no terms.
Banner (BANR) to buy AltaPacific Bancorp (ABNK) in a stock dead.
Upgrades & Downgrades:
Early Morning Gap Up/Down:
ANIK +10%, NTGR +10%, MTH +8%, NOK +7%, TRN +6%, BUD +6%, AXTI +6%, WPG +6%, AZN +5%,CYOU +5%, AGLE +5%, KN +5%
ALGN -21%, PTC -16%, SAVE -15%, TSLA -12%, CARA -10%, OII -9%, TAL -9%, QGEN -7%, ASGN -6%, SLM -6%, CTXS -6%, XLNX -5%, ICLR -5%, PKG -5%, F -5%,