The stock market began the week on a broadly higher note as diminished political uncertainty boosted risk appetite ahead of tomorrow's US presidential race. The Nasdaq Composite (+2.4%) finished slightly ahead of both the S&P 500 (+2.2%) and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (+2.1%).
Today after the close the following companies are scheduled to report earnings: MAR, PCLN, LYV, HTZ, CST, CZR, NWSA, KND, ANDE, SCSC, MCHP, OMF, IFF, AMC, ALB, PKI, MATX, SITE, CTLT, JKHY, RRR, OPK, PINC, FN, APLE, ALGN, IAG, PRAA, BIOS, FICO, ACXM, CKEC, DTLK, PACD, OAS, FRGI, FTD, SNCR, ORA, FNV, TDW, ENV, FANG, FSTR, FARM, DEPO, JPEP, NCMI, LSCC, EBS, CBPX, TREX, ADUS, SGY, MXL, CRAY, APEI, HCKT, REN, CHGG, FOGO, FSM, NEWR, RTEC, NVRO, NVGS, RNET, TCX, TSLX, SNHY, DTSI, RST, RWT, HALO, CUTR, MODN, DMD, CNXR, ARNA, RMTI, AKAO, NVTA, EPM, PTLA, ZGNX, ACAD, EDIT, BLCM, RARE.
Futures are modestly higher after hours: S&P 500 futures are +3.25 from the fair value of 2,126 and Nasdaq100 futures are +7.88 8 from fair value of 4,769.
Tomorrow morning, economic reports scheduled to be released include: JOLTS - Job Openings (10:00 ET).
Tomorrow before the open the following companies are scheduled to report earnings: CVS, JCI, USFD, DHI, VRX, EXPD, TA, WLK, AER, ENDP, W, CNK, SATS, PRIM, SEAS, HGG, HRI, UAM, WLKP, NXST, GLPI, GTN, LGIH, HL, LCUT, ATRO, LIOX, MYE, TGH, NSAM, CECE, ICON, PERI, AINV, HWCC, USAC, VPG, CRK, NYRT, DEA, MZOR, SSH, IMN.Hertz Global (HTZ) is down 29% in extended trading after the company reported light Q3 results and significantly lowered its fiscal year outlook. Conversely, Fabrinet (FN) is +8.6% after reporting strong fiscal Q1 results, and offering upside Q2 projections.