S&P 500 finished Wednesday slightly lower, ending its four-session winning
streak with an uneventful, range-bound performance. The benchmark index lost
less than 0.1%, remaining within 0.5% of its January 26 record high. The Nasdaq
ticked higher, adding 0.1%, while the Dow shed 0.2%.
Today after the close the following companies were scheduled to report earnings: AZPN, NEU, AVT, ACTG, VNOM, AOSL, ATO, CXW, DOOR, EQIX, LOPE, MFC, MUR, OSUR, PDCE, RGLD, RPT, SRPT, XPER, ACAD, GBDC, IAG, KAMN, SD, SJI, AIMT, AMBC, APEI, CISN, ECPG, FANG, HPR, INSY, MNST, NTRA, OCLR, OXY, SEMG, SGMO, SLF, EVRG, ADT, AMPH, ANGI, AYX, BREW, COLL, CPA, CTL, CVNA, DAR, DNB, ELF, ETE, ETP, FG, FNV, FOXA, FSM, GDOT, IAC, IMMU, MBI, MELI, MRAM, NNBR, NUAN, NVAX, PAAS, QHC, ROKU, SAIL, SUN, TCX, TTGT, UPLD, WMGI, ZTO, FLS, NKTR, PEGA, SENS, TIVO, YELP, VRTU, ENS, FLO, JACK, NTES, ORIG, AINV, CDAY, LASR, UHAL, KIDS, BV, BEL.
Futures are lower after hours: S&P 500 futures are -4.75 from its fair value of 2,858 and Nasdaq100 futures are -14.25 from fair value of 7,477.
Tomorrow morning, economic reports scheduled to be released include: CPI (08:30am ET, Consensus 0.2%), Core CPI (08:30am ET, Consensus 0.2%).
Tomorrow before the open the following companies are scheduled to report earnings: VIAB, CCE, VSTO, NCLH, OGE, KOP, UNT, WIN, LNG, WBT, GCI, PRGO, DSKE, LOXO, MNTA, RDNT, SMI, TTI, VRTV, BKNG, CABO, FBM, HIMX, HPT, LAUR, NICE, PEGI, PLUG, PRTY, PTLA, SGRY, SND, BAM, BPMP, HL, IMOS, MMS, NOMD, PQG, SNR, SPH, TRCO, WP, DDS, WMS, MPAA, GOOS.
Looking over at the energy market:
EIA petroleum data for the week ended Aug 3 was released after the close today:
- Crude oil inventories had a draw of 1.4 mln barrels
- Gasoline Inventories has a build of 2.9 mln barrels
- Distillate Inventories has a build of 1.2 mln barrels
- U.S. crude oil production fell again week-over-week, declining another 100,000 barrels per day (bpd) to 10.8 mln (bpd), which is notable