Stock futures were pointing to a higher opening thanks to a rally in overseas markets and despite a surprise loss of 10,000 jobs in the ADP employment report.
Here are some early-market movers for Wednesday.
G-III Apparel Group Ltd (NASDAQ: GIII)
Shares of the clothing manufacturer surged 21.1% in pre-market trading after posting second-quarter results reporting earnings of 15 cents per share on revenue of $189 million. Analysts had estimated a loss of two cents per share and revenue of $161.86 million.
Sunrise Senior Living Inc. (NYSE: SRZ)
Shares jumped 16.2% in pre-market trading after the company announced health care REIT HCP in would pay $50 million to terminate 27 management positions and end all ongoing litigation between them.
Exelixis Inc. (NASDAQ: EXEL)
Shares of the biotechnology company gained 9.4% in pre-market trading after reports showed that four insiders purchased more than $1 million in stock in August.
Applied Signal Technology Inc (NASDAQ: APSG)
The electronic surveillance company posted third-quarter results of 26 cents per share on revenue of $56.41 million. Analysts had estimated earnings of 22 cents per share and revenue of $60.63 million. Shares were down 9% in pre-market trading despite the beat after the company lowered its full year guidance to the low end of expectations.
LTX Credence Corp (NASDAQ: LTXC)
Shares of the automated test equipment manufacturer were down 6.5% in pre-market trading after announcing fourth-quarter results of nine cents per share on revenue of $73.16 million. Analysts had estimated earnings of 10 cents per share and revenue of $71.85 million.
ABM Industries Inc (NYSE: ABM)
Shares of the janitorial services company slipped 6.2% in pre-market trading Wednesday after posting mixed third-quarter results late Tuesday. The company reported adjusted earnings of 42 cents per share beating estimates of 41 cents per share but revenue of $869 million fell short of the expected $889.17 million.