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8 Stocks To Watch For August 27, 2020

Some of the stocks that may grab investor focus today are:

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Some of the stocks that may grab investor focus today are:

  • Wall Street expects Dollar General Corp. (NYSE:DG) to report quarterly earnings at $2.44 per share on revenue of $8.35 billion before the opening bell. Dollar General shares rose 1.6% to $207.25 in after-hours trading.
  • NetApp Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) reported stronger-than-expected earnings for its second quarter on Wednesday. NetApp shares surged 10.9% to $46.80 in the after-hours trading session.
  • Analysts are expecting HP Inc (NYSE:HPQ) to have earned $0.43 per share on revenue of $13.31 billion for the latest quarter. HP will release earnings after the markets close. HP shares gained 0.9% to $18.50 in after-hours trading.
  • Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) disclosed that the United States FDA has granted emergency use authorization to its 15-minute COVID-19 test. The BinaxNOW COVID-19 test has been priced at $5. Abbott shares climbed 11.9% to $115.43 in the after-hours trading session.

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  • After the closing bell, Dell Technologies Inc. (NYSE:DELL) is projected to report quarterly earnings at $1.38 per share on revenue of $22.52 billion. Dell shares gained 0.7% to $62.54 in after-hours trading.
  • Box Inc (NYSE:BOX) reported better-than-expected results for its second quarter and issued strong guidance for Q3 and FY21. Box shares jumped 8.2% to $20.87 in the after-hours trading session.
  • Analysts expect Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) to report quarterly earnings at $0.92 per share on revenue of $6.20 billion before the opening bell. Dollar Tree shares gained 1.7% to $106.00 in after-hours trading.
  • Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE:WSM) posted upbeat earnings for its second quarter. Williams-Sonoma shares declined 6% to $93.01 in the after-hours trading session.