Proactive takes a look at what's piquing investor interest before the bell in New York
US benchmarks closed higher on Friday, but futures point lower as the new trading week begins.
Engineering giant Corporation () is in focus and shares gained 3.36% after hours to US$357.50 as its fourth-quarter numbers cheered the market.
Revenue for the fourth quarter was US$15.14bn against a consensus of US$ 14.73bn. Adjusted EPS (earnings per share) was US$4.30 against consensus of US$4.04.
Elsewhere, PLC () is up 2.06% in pre-market to US$56.07. The company is estimated to report quarterly earnings of US$1.15 per share on revenues of $2.74bn.
Reinsurance Group of America Inc (NASDAQ:RGA) closed 0.42% lower on Friday.
Analysts on Wall Street estimate the group to have earned US$2.84 per share on revenues of US$3.18bn in the latest quarter.
The company will release earnings after the markets close.
Last but not least, Co () closed on Friday, up 0.26% to US$94.09. The firm is expected to post quarterly earnings of US$1.17 per share on revenues of US$701.94mln after the closing bell.