International Market Index
6 Months : From Jun 2019 to Dec 2019
By Julia Donheiser and Allison Prang
Here are some of the companies with shares expected to trade actively in Monday's session. Stock movements noted by ticker reflect movements during regular trading hours; premarket trading is specified separately.
Circor International Inc. -- Down 18% premarket: Manufacturing company Crane Co. said it would no longer try to buy Circor. The company's tender offer to buy Circor for $48 a share is supposed to expire at midnight on Friday, Crane said.
Callon Petroleum Co. -- Down 12% premarket: The company is buying Carrizo Oil & Gas Inc. in an all stock deal, both Callon and Carrizo said. Shareholders of Callon are expected to own about 54% of the combined company, the companies said.
American Airlines Group Inc. -- Down 0.4% premarket on low volume: The company said it extended the cancellation of more than 100 daily flights as a result of Boeing Co.'s 737 MAX being grounded, according to Reuters. The company is extending the approximately 115 daily flight cancellations for the fourth time. They will be canceled through early November.
Capricor Therapeutics Inc. -- Up 83% premarket: The biotech company said a data analysis on a clinical trial for a Duchenne muscular dystrophy treatment "showed statistically significant results." The stock closed at $3.22 a share last week.
Boeing Co. -- Down 1.1% premarket: The company's 737 MAX planes are unlikely to be ready to carry passengers again until next year because of the time needed to fix flight-control software and complete other steps, The Wall Street Journal reported.
Gilead Sciences Inc. -- Up 0.4% premarket: Gilead will pay $5.1 billion to boost its stake in Galapagos and gain rights outside Europe to the Belgian biotechnology company's treatments in development.
Facebook Inc. -- Down 0.5% premarket: The Federal Trade Commission approved a roughly $5 billion settlement with the social-media giant last week for privacy missteps, The Wall Street Journal reported late in Friday's session.
Johnson & Johnson -- Up 0.4% premarket: The health-care company's shares dropped 4.1% Friday, its worst day since late May, following a Bloomberg News report that the Justice Department is pursuing a criminal investigation of the company's handling of talcum powder and alleged cancer risks. J&J said there were no new developments in the probe.
Infosys Ltd. (ADR) -- Up 1.3% premarket: The Indian consulting firm surged 6.3% Friday to an all-time high after beating earnings expectations in the latest quarter and raising revenue projections for the year.
Illumina Inc. -- Up 0.3% premarket: Shares of the genetics company slid 16% Friday, their largest drop since October 2016, after the company warned quarterly revenue will fall short of expectations. Analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch cut their rating on the stock to underperform from buy.
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(END) Dow Jones Newswires
July 15, 2019 09:03 ET (13:03 GMT)
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