Take a look at the businesses making headlines earlier than the bell. Virgin Galactic — Shares rose practically 9% after the area tourism firm beat third-quarter expectations . Virgin Galactic posted a lack of 28 cents per share, versus the 43 cents per share loss anticipated by analysts polled by LSEG. Income got here in at $1.7 million, additionally beating the $1.1 million analyst consensus. The corporate posted sturdy fourth-quarter steerage, anticipating income of $3 million versus $1.5 million. Virgin Galactic additionally mentioned it plans to pause spaceflight operations subsequent 12 months to deal with growing its next-generation Delta-class spacecraft. Disney — Shares of the media conglomerate jumped 4.4% after Disney posted higher-than-expected earnings , thanks ESPN+ and progress at theme parks. Disney’s income for the quarter got here up quick, nevertheless, on account of a decline in advert income. Goal — Shares gained 1% after Evercore ISI added the corporate to its tactical outperform listing forward of its earnings report subsequent week. The agency mentioned Goal’s present share value, which is down about 28% 12 months so far, displays a softer shopper surroundings. Valaris — The offshore drilling inventory traded 1.5% larger after Barclays upgraded Valaris to chubby from equal weight and raised its value goal. Though the corporate missed third-quarter estimates on the highest and backside line, Barclays raised its full-year EBITDA forecast for 2023 and 2024 to $131 million and $549 million, respectively. Apellis Prescribed drugs — The commercial-stage biopharmaceutical firm added 1.8% after Goldman Sachs mentioned the inventory’s steep sell-off this 12 months seems to be an overreaction. The agency initiated protection of the inventory with a purchase ranking, saying it anticipates an inflection in uptake for one of many firm’s key medication, Syfovre. Lyft — Lyft shares dipped greater than 1% in premarket buying and selling. The ridesharing firm reported third-quarter bookings of $3.55 billion, decrease than the $3.90 billion anticipated by analysts polled by FactSet. Fourth-quarter bookings steerage additionally fell in need of the consensus estimate. Arm Holdings — Shares dropped 5.9% after the semiconductor expertise firm’s steerage got here out under expectations. Arm — which posted its first post-initial public providing earnings after the shut on Wednesday — mentioned it expects current-quarter earnings to vary between 21 cents per share and 27 cents per share. Anheuser-Busch InBev — The U.S.-traded shares of the beermaker rose 1.7% in premarket buying and selling after HSBC upgraded the corporate’s inventory to purchase from maintain. The funding agency mentioned that Anheuser-Busch would not want Bud Mild gross sales to rebound to ensure that the inventory to rally. Becton, Dickinson and Firm — The medical expertise firm slid 5.8% after lacking quarterly earnings estimates. Earnings got here out at $3.42 per share, whereas analysts polled by LSEG had referred to as for $3.43 per share in earnings. The corporate’s income was $5.09 billion for the interval, surpassing analysts’ expectations of $5.02 billion. Affirm Holdings — The fintech inventory popped 14.1% after surpassing Wall Road’s first-quarter income expectations, reporting $496.5 million in income whereas analysts polled by FactSet held a forecast of $444.5 million for the quarterly interval. — CNBC’s Hakyung Kim, Jesse Pound, Sarah Min and Lisa Kailai Han contributed reporting.