Before the session on Wednesday, US stock index futures fell slightly, with Dow futures down 0.4%, S&P 500 futures down 0.4% and Nasdaq futures down 0.4%.
The US “terrorist data” released in April was unexpectedly down 0.2% from the previous month, the lowest since February. Britain's Brexit deadlock: The British media broke the news that if the Brexit draft drafted by Prime Minister Teresa May is still unable to pass the vote in the fourth parliamentary lower house held by June 3, it will be more More 闯 will shut down.
Global financial attention
UBS GroupFrancois Trahan, the new head of strategy for US stocks, just took office and started the big short banner in the circle!
Bank of America Merrill Lynch targeted 250 in early MayfundThe manager conducted an investigation and the fund managers managed a total of $687 billion. The survey shows that 34% of fund managers have hedged against the risk of a sharp fall in the stock market in the next three months.
According to statistics released by Axios, a US news website, by the end of April this year, US listed companies have announcedStock repurchaseThe total amount of the plan has reached 272 billion US dollars, and everyone is gearing up to challenge the historical high of 1.085 trillion US dollars last year.
DoubleLine executive chief Jeffrey Gundlach, who is known as the "new debt king," said on Tuesday that US economic growth appears to be "completely" dependent on public debt, corporate bonds and mortgage-backed bonds, if it has increased trillions of debt, the US economy It should have been shrinking.
According to preliminary US statistics, the number of newborns in the United States in 2018 was the lowest since 1986 and has declined for four consecutive years.
Latest company earnings report
AlibabaFourth-quarter revenue was RMB 93.398 billion (US$13.932 billion), a year-on-year increase of 51%, exceeding market expectations of RMB 91.58 billion; not based on US GAAP (Non-GAAP),Net profitIt was RMB 20.056 billion (US$2.988 billion), a year-on-year increase of 42%; adjusted EBITDA was RMB 25.17 billion, exceeding market expectations of RMB 22.9 billion;AlibabaAdjusted earnings per share for the fourth quarter was RMB 8.57 (approximately US$ 1.28), higher thanAnalystExpected RMB 6.62.
Tilray's first-quarter revenue increased from $7.8 million in the same period last year to $23 million, more than analysts' expectations of $20.5 million. However, Tilray's first quarter net loss was $30.3 million, or 32 cents per share, a significant increase from the loss of $5.2 million in the same period last year, and the loss per share was higher than analysts' estimate of 25 cents. In addition, Tilray said that in the first quarter, it sold $7.9 million in casual cannabis and $7.8 million in medical cannabis.
Aurora Cannabis's third-quarter loss was 160.1 million Canadian dollars, or 16 cents per share, a significant increase from the loss of 20 million Canadian dollars in the same period last year. The loss-making service per share was much higher than analysts' expectations of 5 cents. Total revenue for the quarter increased from $16.1 million in the same period last year to $75.2 million, exceeding analysts’ expectations of $67.6 million. Aurora Cannabis said it sold $29.1 million in medical cannabis and $29.6 million in recreational marijuana in the third quarter.
Tencent's revenue for the first quarter of 2019 was RMB 85.565 billion, which was less than the market expectation of RMB 88.71 billion, a year-on-year growth rate of 16%, the lowest since listing, and a growth rate of 1% from the previous quarter. The profit attributable to equity holders of the company was RMB 27.210 billion. , a year-on-year increase of 17%, a sequential increase of 91%, exceeding the market expectation of RMB 19.4 billion; according to non-GAAP, diluted earnings per share of RMB 2.187, an increase of 14%, an increase of 6%.
Pat the loanIn the first quarter of 2019, the total revenue reached RMB 1,458.3 million, exceeding the market expectation of RMB 1.29 billion. The net profit reached RMB 703.1 million. The adjusted income per ADS was RMB 2.2553, exceeding the market expectation of RMB 1.63. As of March 31, 2019,Pat the loanThe cumulative number of registered users has reached 93.86 million.Pat the loanCo-CEO Zhang Feng said that the proportion of borrowings contributed by institutional fund partners during the quarter increased from 20.4% in the fourth quarter of 2018 to 30.9%.
IWC dataNet revenue for the first quarter was RMB 891.8 million, up 58.6% year-on-year. Net revenue for the same period last year was RMB 562.2 million; net loss was RMB 136.6 million, and net loss for the same period last year was RMB 85.9 million; The basic and diluted losses of American Depositary Receipts (ADS) were both RMB1.21 (approximately US$0.18), compared to RMB0.71 for the same period last year.IWC dataConfirm, maintain the year before the releasePerformanceThe outlook remains unchanged, that is, the total revenue for the whole year of 2019 will be between RMB 3.9 billion and RMB 4.1 billion.
Renren’s total net revenue for the fourth quarter was $122.2 million, an increase of 35.8% compared to the same period last year; the net loss attributable to the Renren company was $23.3 million, compared to the previous year’s attributable to Renren’s company. The net loss was $54.3 million. Renren’s total net revenue for FY 2018 is $498.2 million, an increase of 185% compared to FY2017; net profit attributable to Renren is $72.5 million, compared to the 2017 fiscal year attributable to Renren The net loss was $110.4 million.
500 lottery networkNet revenue for the first quarter was RMB 14.3 million (approximately US$ 2.1 million), which was RMB 12.9 million compared with RMB 27.2 million in the fourth quarter of 2018, representing a year-on-year decrease of 47.4% compared to 2018. Net revenue for the first quarter was RMB 38.4 million;500 lottery networkThe net loss was RMB 93.2 million (approximately US$13.9 million), compared to the first quarter of 2018.500 lottery networkThe net loss is RMB 70 million, which belongs to the fourth quarter of 2018.500 lottery networkThe net loss was RMB 247.7 million.
US stock company news
WalmartConsidering an IPO for its fourth largest supermarket in the UK, Asda, the valuation could be as high as 8.5 billion pounds ($11 billion). A few weeks ago, the UK antitrust regulator rejected the merger plan between Asda and competitor J Sainsbury. According to an activity briefing by Asda, Judith McKenna, the company's international CEO, said to employees at an event: "Although we are not eager to do anything, I want you to know that we are seriously considering IPO." But the report also According to Judith McKenna, any preparation for the listing will take "a few years."
Since Beyond Meat went public on May 1, its share price has more than tripled, but at the same time, the stock's bearish bet has been increasing rapidly. About 44% of Beyond Meat's outstanding shares were shorted. According to data from financial analyst firm S3 Partners, this makes it one of the top 20 companies in the US to be shorted. Analysts said that although Beyond Meat "may be interesting," its market value has reachedAmazon9.3 times the first day of trading.
Morgan StanleyAnalysts warned that the stock price of Google's parent company Alphabet (NASDAQ: GOOGL) will continue to deteriorate in the short term.Morgan StanleyAnalysts pointed out that patience investors are still likely to get a good return, but in the short term Wall Street's revenue estimates for Alphabet need to be reduced by 1-2% to provide sufficient margin of safety to make its performance exceed expectations. Earlier, Google announced on Tuesday that it will launch a new advertising feature, including a new ad format called "Discovery Ads," which displays ads on the labels of products like Gmail, YouTube, and Google Discover.
China Stock News
Bank of America Merrill Lynch announced todayResearch reportSaid that for the first timeFight a lotInclude coverage and give a “buy” rating with a target price of $32 compared toFight a lotThe closing price of $22.15 on Tuesday was 44.5% higher.
In response to the report that "Ant Jinfu is expected to achieve overseas and science-based board listing in 2020", Ant Financial has responded to TechWeb that there is no timetable for listing. Prior to this, there have been rumors that Ant Financial will land on the Science and Technology Board, but they are all blamed. In March this year, it was reported that Ant Financial will be on the board. In this regard, Ant Financial said that it has been closely watching the science and technology board, but the Ant Financial Service has no timetable for listing.
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