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The Week Ahead: Netflix Earnings, Big Bank Results, FDA Actions Abound

The Week Ahead: Netflix Earnings, Big Bank Results, FDA Actions Abound
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Below is a list of notable corporate events for the week beginning April 16. Note, this list is not comprehensive and all dates are subject to change. All times are ET.


Notable Earnings

  • Netflix, Inc (NASDAQ: NFLX) Q1 after hours


  • Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY) PDUFA date for Checkmate-214 (Opdivo+Yervoy) in First-line Renal Cell Carcinoma

Investor Events

  • Qudian Inc (NYSE: QD) secondary offering lockup expires


  • API U.S. crude oil inventories expected 4:30 p.m.

Notable Earnings

  • Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE: GS) Q1 premarket
  • Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) Q1 premarket
  • International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE: IBM) Q1 after hours
  • United Continental Holdings, Inc (NYSE: UAL) Q1 after hours


  • Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical Inc (NASDAQ: RARE) PDUFA date for Burosumab BLA
  • Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc (NASDAQ: RIGL) PDUFA date for Fostamatinib

Investor Events

  • BioXcel Therapeutics, Inc (NASDAQ: BTAI) IPO quiet period lockup expires
  • Secondary offering lockup expirations for: MongoDB, Inc (NASDAQ: MDB), Sea Limited (NYSE: SE), and RumbleON, Inc (NASDAQ: RMBL)

Items of Interest

  • Analyst quiet period for Dropbox, Inc (NASDAQ: DBX) to expire 
  • FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb to testify before House Appropriations Committee; BZ NOTE: The Commissioner’s testimony could produce some headline risk for biotechs and pharmacy stocks related to potential drug pricing and pharmacy benefit manager reforms.


  • EIA crude oil inventories 10:30 a.m.

Notable Earnings

  • Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) Q1 premarket
  • Abbott Laboratories (NYSE: ABT) Q1 premarket
  • Alcoa Corporation (NYSE: AA) Q1 after hours
  • American Express Company (NYSE: AXP) Q1 after hours


  • U.S. initial jobless claims 8:30 a.m.
  • EIA natural gas inventories 10:30 a.m.

Notable Earnings

  • Philip Morris International Inc (NYSE: PM) Q1 premarket


  • GrafTech International (EAF)
  • Vrio (VRIO)
  • Mereo BioPharma Group (MREO)
  • Surface Oncology (SURF)
  • Morphosys (MOR)


  • GW Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: GWPH) FDA AdCom Meeting for Epidiolex in Dravet Syndrome and Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome

Investor Events

  • Secondary offering lockup expirations for: Dragon Victory International Limited (NASDAQ: LYL), Mosaic Acquisition Corp (NYSE: MOSC), and RISE Education Cayman Ltd (NASDAQ: REDU)


  • Baker Hughes oil rig counts 1 p.m.

Notable Earnings

  • General Electric Company (NYSE: GE) Q1 premarket
  • Honeywell International Inc (NYSE: HON) Q1 premarket
  • Procter & Gamble (NYSE: PG) Q3 premarket


  • FirstCarribean International Bank (FCI)
  • Level One Bancorp (LEVL)
  • Pivoltal Software (PVTL)


  • QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) tender offer for NXP Semiconductors (NASDAQ: NXPI) to expire at 5 p.m.

Investor Events

  • Fitbit, Inc (NYSE: FIT) in court as judge decides on proposed settlement in Robb vs. Fitbit securities case
  • Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE: SCHW) spring business update

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