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China's Vice President Liu is planning to travel to the United States next week in what could be another step forward in trade negotiations. Financial reports have also been posted due to the fact that it could affect trade now, as the impact of public decommissioning has survived. Retail sales come out on April 1, with expectations of a steady 0.3% month-over-month gain after auto sales have been removed. When the March job report arrives on April 5, economists are looking for 1
Notable Earnings Reports: Cal-Maine Foods (NASDAQ: CALM) on April 1; GameStop (NYSE: GME) and Walgreen Boots Alliance (NASDAQ: WBA) on April 2; Signet Jewelers (NYSE: SIG) and Acuity Brands (NYSE: AYI) on April 3; Constellation Brands (NYSE: STZ), Duluth Holdings (NASDAQ: DLTH) and RPM International (NYSE: RPM) on April 4; Greenbrier (NYSE: GBX) on April 5. See the Seeking Alpha's earnings calendar for the full list of earnings reporters.
Expected IPO pricings: Ruhnn Holding (RUHN) on April 2; Silk Road Medical (SILK), NGM Biopharmaceuticals (NGM) and Tradeweb Markets (TW) on April 3.
IPO closure outlet: Upwork (NASDAQ: UPWK) and Guardant Health (NASDAQ: GH) on April 1; Kodiak Sciences (NASDAQ: Code) on April 2;
Shockwave Medical (NASDAQ: SWAV) April 1 and Futu (NASDAQ: FHL) on April 2.
Projected yield changes (quarterly)): HP Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) to $ 0.13 from $ 0.1125, Constellation Brands (STZ) to $ 0.84 from $ 0.74, Cal-Maine (CALM) to $ 0.16 from $ 0.149, Greenbrier (GBX) to $ 0.27 from $ 0.25, Bank OZK NASDAQ: OZK) to $ 0.23 from $ 0.22, Signet (SIG) to $ 0.42 from $ 0.37.
US auto sales: Choose automakers are scheduled to report March US sales figures on April 2. Edmunds expects auto sales to fall 4.0% Y / Y during the month to 1.588M units. Sales in Q1 are expected to be 3% or 122K units lower than in 2018. "We can now safely say that new vehicle sales are beyond their peak, the question is now what the new normal will be," analyst Jeremy Acevedo notes. "With new vehicle prices continuing to rise, interest rates maintain boom, and leasing is growing more expensive, market pressure is on the rise," he adds. Edmunds Automaker's Forecast – General Motors (NYSE: GM) -8.4% to 271K, Ford (NYSE: F) -5.7% to 229K, Toyota (NYSE: TM) -2.6% to 217K, Fiat Chrysler (NYSE: FCAU) 7.6% to 200K, Honda (NYSE: HMC) -0.1% to 142K, Nissan (OTCPK: NSANY) -13.8% to 140K, Hyundai / Kia (OTCPK: HYMLF) + 1 , 5% to 114K, Volkswagen (OTCPK: VWAGY)
Analyst / Investor Meetings: Teck Resources Limited (NYSE: TECK) plans to update the company's strategy, financial performance and prospects for its business units on April 3 Other meetings scheduled this week includes Southwest Gas (NYSE: SWX) on April 4 and both NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) and Strongbridge Biopharma (NASDAQ: SBBP) on April 5.
M & A Time Bits: Merger Terminals are expected April 1 for Blue Hills Bancorp (NASDAQ: BHBK) -Independent Bank (NASDAQ: INDB), HomeTown Bankshares (OTC: HMTA) -American National Bankshares (NASDAQ : AMNB) and National Commerce (NASDAQ: NCOM) -CenterState Bank (NASDAQ: CSFL) Offer. The FCC Sprint Watch (NYSE: S) / T-Mobile (NASDAQ: TMUS) merger begins to check again on April 4. There is a state hearing scheduled for April 5 on the solution that allowed CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) to buy Aetna.
Buyback blues: The market has begun to lose support from some buy-back actions next week with 78% of the S & P 500 in a so-called blackout period ahead of earnings, followed by 86% for the week of April 8. While many companies are still repurchasing shares through a SEC rule that allows trading on a preset schedule, marketers believe that the first-quarter flooding period in the 1st quarter earnings reports could increase volatility.
DC Questions: US House Ways and Means Committee is planning to vote next week on legislation to recast parts of the IRS and increase pension savings.
Macau Gaming Inspection and Co-ordination Bureau will publish Macau gross gaming earnings numbers for March during the first few days of April. Macau GGR is expected to decline over the month compared to a year ago, with forecasts from -6% to -3%. Names to look for volatility include Wynn Macau (OTCPK: WYNMF, OTCPK: WYNMY, Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ: WYNN), Sands China (OTCPK: SCHYY, OTCPK: SCHYF), Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS), MGM China: MCHVF , OTCPK: MCHVY), MGM Resorts (NYSE: MGM), Galaxy Entertainment (OTCPK: GXYEF), SJM Holdings (OTCPK: SJMHF, OTCPK: SJMHY), Melco Resorts & Entertainment (NASDAQ: MLCO) and Studio City International NYSE: MSC ).
Short Report: Shares expected to see some volatility due to a high percentage of short positions for total flow include Funko (NASDAQ: FNKO), Tenax Therapeutics (NASDAQ: TENX), Intrexon NASDAQ: XON ), Overstock.com (NASDAQ: OSTK), Gogo (NASDAQ: GOGO), Trupanion (NASDAQ: TRUP), Fossil (NASDAQ: FOSL), Papa John's International (NASDAQ: PZZA), PetMed Express) and Viking Therapeutics (NASDAQ: VKTX).
Dow shuffling: Dow Inc. (DOW) replaces DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP) in the Dow Jones Industrial Average before the opening clock on April 2. The change follows DowDuPont declares that it splits into 3 companies (Dow, DuPont and Corteva Agriquence). Dow Inc. is headquartered in Midland, Michigan and operates as a material science solutions provider.
CinemaCon 2019: Theater owners, media companies and studios hit Las Vegas at a crucial time in the entertainment industry. Variety believes that the event could rub the debate on movie publishing windows and content agreements. Many of the common suspicions such as Cinemark (NYSE: CNK), Warner Bros. (NYSE: T), Disney (NYSE: DIS), Amazon Studios (NASDAQ: AMZN), Universal (NASDAQ: CMCSA) and Dolby (NYSE: DLB) will be on CinemaCon, while Sony (NYSE: SNE) and Netflix (NASDAQ) : NFLX) skips the affair at all. Watch out for Generation NEXT Vending Robots (OTCQB: VEND) as a company that could pay attention.
Jefferies Healthcare REIT Summit: Companies due to attend the event include Sabra Health Care (NASDAQ: SBRA), LTC Senior Management (NYSE: LTC), ObsEva SA (NASDAQ: OBSV).
Cowen and Company 5. Annual Consumer Conference: Walmart (NYSE: WMT) is one of the main lines of the event a four-page executive VP Janey Whiteside presentation scheduled for April 2. Also at the conference are Planet Fitness (NYSE: PLNT), Lifeway Foods (NASDAQ: LWAY), Joint Corp (NASDAQ: JYNT), Tangier Factory Outlet Centers NYSE: SKT), Ulta Beauty (NASDAQ: ULTA) and Nordstrom (NYSE: JWN ).
AACR Meeting: Companies due to release information at the American Association for Cancer Research meeting on April 1-3 include MacroGenics NASDAQ: MGNX), Incyte (NASDAQ: INCY), Idera Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: IDRA), Atara Biotherapeutics (NASDAQ: ATRA), AstraZeneca (NYSE: AZN), Clovis Oncology (NASDAQ: CLVS), Dynavax Technology (NASDAQ: DVAX), Jounce Therapeutics (NASDAQ: JNCE), Merck (NYSE: MRK) and TG Therapeutics (NASDAQ : TGTX) 19659018] Upcoming stock breakdowns: InspireMD (NYSEMKT: NSPR) trades on April 1 on a 1-to-50-split basis. WR Berkley Corporation (NYSE: WRB) is planning a 3-to-2 split on April 2. Roadrunner Transportation Systems (NYSE: RRTS) has a 1-to-25 reverse split scheduled after the closed April 4.
Tax Debt: The federal tax relief for buyers of GM & # 39; s (GM) Chevy Bolt falls to $ 3,750 on April 1 as part of a phasing out triggered by the automaker's peaking 200K cumulative EV sale. Tesla (TSLA) hit the 200K mark last year in July and saw the phase-out track during January.
Business Calls: McEwen Mining (NYSE: MUX) has a conference call scheduled for April 2 at. is EDT to discuss the company's last $ 25 million. offers and provide an overview of operations year to date and expectations of the year's balance sheet.
Box office: Disney (DIS) live action movie Dumbo is expected to rake in $ 56M to the top of the US office for the weekend. Universal's (CMCSA) Us is expected to draw in $ 39 million. In his second weekend in theaters, while Disney's Captain Marvel is only seen at the top of $ 20 million. In his third weekend of action.
Barron mentions: The publication thinks the NYSE: CNC acquisition of the WellCare (NYSE: WCG) makes strategic sense as the Centers win "booklet and clout" in negotiations with healthcare providers on top of more Medicare market share. The largest company most people have never heard of, Amphenol (NYSE: APH), is called out as a potential outperformer. AT&T (T) and Verizon (NYSE: VZ) are dimensioned side by side in a deep dive by Nicolas Jasinki, where AT & T emerges due to its high yield and long-term potential. Tae Kim asks why is Apple so sparse with streaming TV with $ 130B in the back pocket? Finally, FedEx (NYSE: FDX) and JPMorgan (NYSE: JPM) are identified as a subtle way to invest in blockchain technology without the risk of a pure game like Riot Blockchain (NASDAQ: RIOT).
Sources: CNBC, Nasdaq, EDGAR, Reuters, Box Office Mojo, Bloomberg
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