Check out the companies making headlines before the bell:
Altria (MO) – The tobacco producer beat estimates by 4 cents with adjusted quarterly profit of $1.19 per share, 4 cents above estimates, with revenue also beating forecasts. Altria also took a $4.5 billion writedown on its investment in e-cigarette maker Juul, on the possibility of further FDA actions as well as bans on e-cigarette products by various states and cities.
Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) – The drugmaker came in 10 cents above estimates with adjusted quarterly earnings of $1.17 per share, with revenue above estimates as well. However, Bristol-Myers also cut its full-year guidance.
Generac (GNRC) – The maker of home and…