Check out the businesses making headlines earlier than the bell:
Tesla (TSLA) – Tesla delivered 254,695 autos in the course of the second quarter, down 17.9% from the primary quarter and under what analysts had predicted. China’s Covid-19 shutdowns have been a key think about holding again manufacturing. Tesla fell 1% in premarket buying and selling.
Occidental Petroleum (OXY) – Occidental gained 1.3% within the premarket following information that Berkshire Hathaway (BRKb) as soon as once more added to its stake within the power producer. Berkshire purchased 9.9 million more shares, boosting its stake to 17.4%.
Exxon Mobil (XOM) – Exxon rose 1.3% in premarket buying and selling following its late Friday announcement that second-quarter earnings might be as a lot as $18 billion. Exxon’s outcomes are getting a lift from rising oil and pure fuel costs and greater refining margins.
Crocs (CROX) – Crocs jumped 2.4% in premarket motion after the informal shoe maker’s inventory was upgraded to “buy” from “hold” at Loop Capital.
Stellantis (STLA) – Stellantis shares slid 6% within the premarket after a union employees report stated the worldwide chip scarcity may lower the automaker’s Italy-based manufacturing by about 220,000 autos this 12 months. Stellantis produced about 14% fewer autos in the course of the first half of 2022 in contrast with the identical interval a 12 months in the past.
Hecla Mining (HL) – The mining firm introduced a deal to accumulate the entire Alexco Resource shares it did not already personal in a inventory swap transaction. Hecla will even pay Wheaton Precious Metals (WPM) $135 million to terminate its three way partnership with Alexco. Hecla rose 1% in premarket motion.
HP Inc. (HPQ) – The laptop and printer maker’s shares fell 1.9% in premarket buying and selling after Evercore downgraded the inventory to “in line” from “outperform”. The downgrade comes amid a slowdown in demand for private computer systems.
AstraZeneca (AZN) – The drug maker introduced a deal to purchase biotech agency TeneoTwo in a deal that might be price as much as $1.17 million if sure milestones are reached. AstraZeneca fell 1.1% within the premarket.