Check out the companies making headlines before the bell:
Twilio (TWLO) – The cloud communications platform provider announced a deal to buy customer data platform provider Segment for $3.2 billion in Twilio shares. The deal is expected to close during the fourth quarter. Twilio shares rose 7% in premarket trading.
Apple (AAPL) – A judge ruled that Apple can continue to bar the popular videogame “Fortnite” from its app store for now. Apple and “Fortnite” developer Epic Games are in the midst of a legal dispute, with Apple saying Epic violated the app store’s terms by bypassing its payment systems. Apple shares added 3% in premarket trading. Apple shares gained 3% in premarket trading.
AstraZeneca (AZN) – The European drug maker has struck a