The stock market ended the midweek affair on a lower note as US election jitters overshadowed a largely in-line policy directive from the Federal Reserve. The Nasdaq Composite (-0.9%) finished behind the S&P 500 (-0.7%) and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (-0.4%).
Today after the close the following companies are scheduled to report earnings: MET, AIG, PRU, ALL, FB, QCOM, PAGP, PAA, CTL, XPO, DVA, WFM, LNC, MUSA, RRD, CAR, FNF, TPC, MDU, DPLO, MRO, LPLA, FSLR, AWK, BGC, EQIX, KGC, RIG, NGHC, FMC, CF, IAC, HOLX, G, MHLD, SF, VVC, TROX, CLR, AEL, FIT, RXN, RRTS, REGI, ITRI, CXW, GDDY, BW, BKH, MANT, TTWO, BRKR, PRAH, PEIX, DPM, ADSW, WTS, XEC, QGEN, MWA, TTEC, NPO, CHEF, RLJ, RRGB, NLY, FOE, HBM, MYRG, LQ, WPX, BKFS, CGI, COHR, IOSP, CDI, LHCG, NNBR, CODI, RICE, PRA, WPG, LOPE, SWM, CABO, CCRN, FRT, CSGS, PEGA, ZNGA, SRC, GPOR, PGRE, MASI, KTOS, WMGI, RYN, ROG, TEP, JRVR, LPI, AWR, PE, EQC, LSI, INN, IRG, RGLD, ESRT, FOXF, OME, WTI, HR, TWO, INOV, PEI, ARC, NOVT, LGCY, EVTC, BBRG, CBPO, EPAY, AVD, FTK, IL, KEYW, HABT, HUBS, ACLS, RUBI, SBRA, BREW, CPE, HSTM, KTWO, ALSK, BEAT, HOS, RMP, JONE, CWEI, HIVE, QTWO, VNDA, XOXO, BCOV, AMRS, SBY, OSUR, FRSH, REXR, MCHX, TCAP, FMI, BKCC, MTGE, EXAR, CTRE, PACB, CSLT, AREX, NSTG, TNDM, NVDQ, WMC, PTCT, OESX, XENT, ANH, WSTL, EGAN, MGNX, ERII, ALIM, ALNY, TVIA, DMRC, QUIK, EYES, IXYS, NBIX, OTTR
Futures are mixed after hours: S&P 500 futures are -1.75 from the fair value of 2,092 and Nasdaq100 futures are +1.12 from fair value of 4,719.
Tomorrow morning, economic reports scheduled to be released include: Challenger Job Cuts (07:30 ET), Initial Claims (08:30 ET, Consensus 256K), Continuing Claims (08:30 ET), Productivity-Prel (08:30 ET, Consensus 1.8%), Unit Labor Costs (08:30 ET, Consensus 1.2%), Factory Orders (10:00 ET, Consensus 0.2%), ISM Services (10:00 ET, Consensus 55.8), & Natural Gas Inventories (10:30 ET)
Tomorrow before the open the following companies are scheduled to report earnings: CHTR, CI, MGA, ENB, ARW, BCE, BDX, BLL, HFC, AGU, PWR, LVLT, LDOS, TX, HII, HAR, THS, AVP, SPGI, APA, COMM, AFSI, PNW, VWR, H, SFM, CHK, TGI, CHD, TIME, GIL, GTS, ECA, HRC, ARCB, MPG, AMCX, TVPT, HMHC, GEO, TDY, TK, GEL, AAWW, VGR, DW, LAMR, KOP, HSC, SMG, USCR, STFC, IPCC, TWI, ZEUS, MITL, LFUS, TOO, AKRX, ANSS, ACIW, FIG, DNR, IBP, LNG, WPC, PBH, LBY, CNSL, PDCE, ORN, DDD, ROLL, UNT, MSGN, ENOC, SPAR, GOGO, AMAG, FMSA, NNN, WRLD, CCC, CRZO, MPW, PGTI, PRFT, GLOG, EVA, CCOI, FI, AAON, LXP, CPK, TNK, STOR, IQNT, USPH, NXTM, CLDT, SHLX, SNOW, ONDK, AAC, IRWD, INSY, CYBR, SGM, LINC, ACTA, SQBG, ANIP, AMRN, FCPT, WILN, RGEN, NGS, TICC, ACRE, MITK, AGIO, CRIS, ONCE, RWLK, SNSS, RFP, NERV, OGE, RDUS
Fitbit (FIT) shares are under significant pressure in extended trading after the company reported in-line Q3 results, but offered noticeably light fourth quarter guidance. Elsewhere, Facebook (FB) shares are down 7% after the company reported better than expected quarterly results but offered cautious commentary on its conference call regarding its outlook, and expected investments for 2017.