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* The Morning News Call newsletter: tmsnrt.rs/2fwPLTh Wall Street's main indexes were set to open higher on Monday as expectations of a U.S.-China trade truce were strengthened by a report that the two sides were nearing an agreement, while a raft of blockbuster deals also buoyed sentiment.
At 8:59 a.m. ET, Dow e-minis were up 0.28% at 27,940. S&P 500 e-minis were up 0.29% at 3,120.5, while Nasdaq 100 e-minis were up 0.41% at 8,314.5. The top three NYSE percentage gainers premarket: ** Farmland Partners Inc, up 11.9% ** Key Energy Services Inc, up 10.8% ** VAALCO Energy Inc, up 9.8% The top three NYSE percentage losers premarket: ** Kirkland Lake Gold Ltd, down 11.9% ** Teekay Tankers Ltd, down 9.6% ** Kite Realty Group Trust, down 6.9% The top three Nasdaq percentage gainers premarket: ** Janone Inc, up 107.5% ** Leap Therapeutics Inc, up 37.2% ** Sorrento Therapeutics Inc, up 34.4% The top three Nasdaq percentage losers premarket: ** Cymabay Therapeutics Inc, down 76.8% ** Adamis Pharmaceuticals Corp, down 56.3% ** Aslan Pharmaceuticals Ltd, down 23.7% ** Medicines Co: up 22.7% premarket BUZZ-‘Mission accomplished’: Shares surge on Novartis’ takeover ** Uber Technologies Inc: down 3.9% premarket BUZZ-Slides after losing London operating license ** Aquestive Therapeutics Inc: up 12.9% premarket BUZZ-Surges on FDA approval of neurological disorder treatment ** Tiffany & Co: up 5.7% premarket BUZZ- Gains after agreeing to LVMH’s higher offer ** TD Ameritrade: up 2.8% premarket BUZZ-Shares gain as bigger rival Charles Schwab to buy company ** Netflix Inc: down 0.8% premarket BUZZ-Wells Fargo downgrades Netflix to ‘underperform’ on costly subscriber growth ** Tesla Inc: up 3.7% premarket BUZZ-Rises after Musk indicates in tweet that Cybertruck gets 200,000 orders
** OPKO Health: up 1.9% premarket BUZZ-Rises after Piper Jaffray initiates coverage with ‘overweight’
** Sorrento Therapeutics: up 34.4% premarket BUZZ-Jumps on rejecting all-cash buyout proposal ** Niu Technologies: up 12.9% premarket BUZZ-Rises on Q3 revenue, profit beat ** Kirkland Lake Gold Ltd: down 11.9% premarket BUZZ-Falls on acquisition of Detour Gold ** Nvidia Corporation: up 2.6% premarket BUZZ-Gains as MS upgrades on improving gaming, datacenter growth prospects
** CymaBay Therapeutics: down 76.8% premarket BUZZ-Plunges on discontinuing liver disease trials ** Adamis Pharmaceuticals Corp: down 56.3% premarket BUZZ-Slumps after FDA declines to approve opioid overdose therapy (Compiled by Dania Nadeem in Bengaluru)
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