Stock futures were pointing to a solidly higher opening following a smaller drop than expected in August non-farm payrolls of 54,000.
Here are some of the early market-movers for Friday.
Take Two Interactive Software (NASDAQ:TTWO)
The entertainment software company swung to a surprise profit reporting non-GAAP earnings after the close Thursday of 28 cents per share on revenue of $354.1 million. Analysts had estimated a loss of six cents per share and revenue of $300.87 million. Shares jumped 12.43% in pre-market trading Friday.
Finisar Corp (NASDAQ: FNSR)
Shares of the network system provider gained 10.6% in pre-market trading following first-quarter results. The company reported earnings of 31 cents per share on revenue of $207.9 million. Analysts had estimated earnings of 23 cents per share and revenue of $201.1 million.
Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrance (NASDAQ:ULTA)
The beauty product retailer beat the Street reporting second-quarter earnings of 25 cents per share excluding items on revenue of $321.8 million. Analysts had estimated earnings of 18 cents per share and revenue of $314.86 million. Shares were up 9.7% in pre-market trading.
Yongye International, Inc. (NADAQ:YONG)
The Chinese agricultural company announced its subsidiary, Yongye Nongfeng Biotechnology, had entered into two new revolving credit facilities valued at around $59 million. Shares gained 5.5% in pre-market trading on the news.
Celldex Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:CLDX)
Shares of the biopharmaceutical company fell 33.7% in pre-market trading after announcing that Pfizer had ended its deal to co-develop the company's cancer vaccine.
SeaChange International Inc (NASDAQ:SEAC)
The digital video system company missed second-quarter estimates reporting non-GAAP earnings of ten cents per share on revenue of $52.9 million. Analysts had been expecting earnings of 13 cents per share and revenue of $53.99 million. Shares slipped 15.6% in pre-market trading.