FedEx, Moderna, Tesla – Friday’s Premarket Movers
Stock futures were unchanged on Friday as little progress was made on a business cycle deal in Washington and new tensions between the US and China.
Here are some of the top movers during Friday premarket trading.
1. FedEx FDX | 2.96% decrease
FedEx stocks (FDX) – Get the report Slump on Friday after the world’s largest parcel delivery company posted stronger-than-expected earnings in the second quarter but hesitated to make short-term profit forecasts
2. Moderna MRNA | 1.55% decrease
Modern (MRNA) – Get the report was lower on Friday after the drugmaker’s coronavirus vaccine candidate received approval from an advisory committee of the Food and Drug Administration, paving the way for the second vaccine candidate to fight the Covid-19 pandemic to gain full FDA approval .
3. Tesla TSLA | Plus 0.42%
Shares in the electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla (TSLA) – Get the report Higher Friday as Wall Street’s most polarizing stock prepared to debut on next week’s S&P 500 with a market value of more than $ 620 billion.
4. BioTelemetry BEAT | Plus 16.91%
BioTelemetry shares (BEAT) – Get the report rose Friday after Royal Philips announced it would buy the handheld heart monitor maker for $ 2.8 billion in cash.
The deal equips Philips, the Dutch medical technology company, with BioTelemetry’s cardiac diagnostic and monitoring devices and complements its already robust arsenal of devices that doctors and nurses can use to provide real-time remote care via the cloud.
The transaction is expected to close in the first quarter of 2021.
5. Darden Restaurants DRI | 1.35% decrease
Darden restaurants (DRI) – Get the report fell on Friday after the restaurant chain reported better-than-expected earnings but missed sales targets.