The Labor Department releases its Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey at 10 a.m. ET. The JOLTS data are expected to show 5.8 million job openings as of the end of April. That would be up from 5.7 million at the end of March. (CNBC Trading Nation)
Acorda (ACOR) reported significantly positive results in a trial involving a new drug for Parkinson’s disease. Acorda plans to file a new drug application in the U.S. by the end of the second quarter. The stock was soaring about 10 percent in the premarket. (Press Release)
Southwest’s (LUV) big twice-a-year fare sale is back, with round-trip fares below $100 on dozens of the carrier’s shortest routes. The sale launched this morning for travel from Aug. 22 through Dec. 13, with certain exclusions. (USA Today)
Twenty-First Century Fox (FOXA) Is getting into the mobile videogame business, acquiring a company that’s currently working on an adaptation of the movie “Avatar,” according to the Wall Street Journal.