Early movers: UNH, JNJ, BLK, RF, HOG, CMG, UA, NFLX, IBM, UAL & more
Check out which companies are making headlines before the bell:
UnitedHealth Group — The health insurer earned an adjusted $2.17 per share for the third quarter, nine cents above estimates. Revenue also beat forecasts and the company raised its full-year outlook, thanks in part to falling claims costs.
Johnson & Johnson — J&J came in two cents above estimates with adjusted third quarter profit of $1.68 per share, with revenue beating forecast as well. The company raised its full-year forecast, thanks in part to increased drug sales.
BlackRock — BlackRock reported adjusted quarterly profit of $5.14 per share, 14 cents above estimates, with revenue essentially in line. The asset manager said it was able to thrive despite a shift by investors from equities to fixed income and cash assets, with $55 billion in long-term inflows.
Regions Financial — The regional bank came in three cents above estimates with quarterly profit of 24 cents per share, while revenue was also above forecasts. Regions did see a decline in business loans during an otherwise positive quarter.
Harley-Davidson — The motorcycle maker matched forecasts with quarterly profit of 64 cents per share, and also maintained its...