Covid-19 Stats For Friday:
Reported Cases yesterday: 71,027 from 70,043
Tests 774,193 from 796,395
Positivity Rate: 9.17% from 8.80%
Deaths 1,039 from 1,126
Current Hospitalizations 59,363 from 59,628
source COVID tracking project
IPOs Priced: Inozyme Pharma (INZY) prices 7 million shares at $16 versus range of $14 to $16. Iteos Therapeutics (ITOS) priced at $19 with a range of $16 to $18.
Secondaries Priced: None of note.
Notes Priced of note: None of note.
Common Stock filings: VSAT of note.
Mixed Shelf Offerings: VNET CPRX of note.
Convertible Offering Files: None of note.
Senior Notes Filed: None of note.
Earnings After The Close:
SAM +2.46, SIVB +1.32, SCHL +1.16, BJRI +0.60, EIG +0.52, EHTH +0.22, SKX +0.20, LMAT +0.16, EW +0.15, FFBC +0.15, ETFC +0.12, FFIN +0.12, INTC +0.12, SWKS +0.11, IEX +0.10, MAT +0.08, ASB +0.06, MANH +0.06, VICR +0.05, AUY +0.04, RHI +0.04, FE +0.03, OZK +0.01, MXL +0.01, PBCT +0.01 of note.
SGMS (0.26), BOOM (0.15) of note.
Hourly Action This Past Week: Updated 7/20 Close
News After The Close:
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell notes Senate Republicans have agreement with White House on stimulus.
Walt Disney (DIS) to delay Mulan indefinitely with Star Wars and Avatar pushed back a year.
President Trump pull Jacksonville GOP Convention.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo delivers a rousing speech against China in Newport Beach, CA.
A major ratings agency lowers outlook on Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA).
Raises Guidance Raised: SWKS INTC
Raises Dividend: SWKS
Stock Split Announcement:
Stock Buyback: WABC
What’s Happening This Morning: Futures value reflects the change with fair value. We will still indicate the fair value direction. Futures were down, up, down, new low and now rebounding.
S&P 500 -9 Dow Jones Industrial Average -73 NASDAQ -108 Russell 2000 +1.6. Fair values are higher except for the Russell 2000 that is -7.26. Asia mixed and Europe higher. VIX is at 27.10 from 23.96 yesterday morning.
Gold higher, silver lower with copper lower. WTI Crude Oil and Brent Oil Futures higher. Natural Gas is lower. $ is lower vs Euro, lower vs Pound and lower vs Yen. US 10 year Treasury price is at $139.56 unchanged with yields at 0.595%.
Positive Sectors On Thursday: Consumer Defensive of note.
Negative Sectors On Thursday: All others of note.
One Month Winners: Materials, Consumer Cyclical and Technology of note.
Three Month Winners: Consumer Cyclical, Technology and Materials of note.
Six Month Winners: Technology,Consumer Cyclical and Healthcare of note.
Twelve Month Winners: Technology, Healthcare, Consumer Cyclical and Communication Services of note.
Year to Date: Technology, Consumer Cyclical, Healthcare and Communication Services of note.
Gap Up: THTX +40%, ABUS +38%, SWIR +16%, SCPL +15%, CLFD +14%, BJRI +12%, LMAT +10%, RDUS +9%, SKX +8%, SGMS +6%, AMD +6%, EW +5%, SAM +5%, ARCT +4%, SIVB +4%, MANH +4%, MAT +4%, VICR +4%
Gap Down: EHTH -19%, INTC -12%, MIST -7%, VOD -5%, MRNA -5%, BOOM -4%, AMAT -4%
Upcoming Earnings Of Note (sorted by market cap, highest to lowest)
Today After The Close: None of note.
Earnings This Morning Of Note
CRI +0.79, BLMN +0.43, AIMC +0.29, AXP +0.27, NEP +0.22, TPH +0.17, NEE +0.10, SLB +0.06, TRTN +0.05, VZ +0.03, HON +0.02 of note.
None of note.
Still to Report: FHB, GNTX, MOG.A, UBSI
Erlanger Research Advance/Decline Line Chart – We are no longer showing our proprietary advance/decline model as it is available on a subscription basis. Instead we are now showing a chart of the advance/decline. We hope you enjoy. Close 7/23. Stocks struggled yesterday.
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5 Things To Know To Start Your Day. (Bloomberg)
Dr. Scott Gottlieb notes that Covid-19 cases are slowing in Florida, Texas and Arizona but not California yet. (CNBC)
Stock Index Trading
Current through 7/23 close.
Bold means a change from prior day.
Algo/HFT Trading Levels:
The Erlanger Value Lines track the intraday range of resistance, pivot and support used by Algo/HFT Traders. Each day we show where we closed within the range. Updated through 7/22 close. EVL Ranges continues to expand again with the recent action. The Erlanger Value Line are available in Bloomberg for your review. Simply visit the Bloomberg App store at APP(GO).
June New Home Sales are due out at 10:00 a.m. EDT and are expected to rise to 680,000 from 676,000.
Geopolitical & Related
President Trump will present the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Jim Ryun at 11:00 a.m. EDT. Then at 3:00 p.m. EDT sign an executive order lowering drug prices. Finally, at 4:30 p.m. EDT the president heads to Trump National in Bedminster, NJ.
Meetings, Calls & Conferences
FERGY (Business Update).
Sellside Conferences: Sprott Natural Resources Symposium (7/22-7/25)
Industry Conferences: ASRS American Society of Retina Specialists Annual Meeting (7/24-7/26).
Amdocs (DOX) to buy Openet for $180 million in cash.
Upgrades & Downgrades –
Updated Through 8:45 a.m. EDT.