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Market Insider: Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Amazon, Merck, Cigna, Honeywell & more

Peter Schacknow 4 minutes Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: Merck – Merck earned an adjusted $1.04 per share for the fourth quarter, beating estimates by a penny a share. Revenue came in very slightly above Wall Street forecasts. Sales of the company’s Keytruda cancer drug jumped 66 percent from a year earlier. Cigna – The health insurer beat estimates by 4 cents a share, with adjusted quarterly profit of $2.46 per share. Revenue also came in above estimates. Cigna issued adjusted 2019 earnings per share guidance of $16 to $16.50 per share, compared to a consensus estimate of $16.74 a share. Honeywell – The industrial conglomerate reported adjusted fourth quarter profit of $1.91 per share, 2 cents a share above estimates. Revenue also came in above Wall Street forecasts as its commercial aerospace, defense, and warehouse automation businesses performed well. Honeywell also issued a stronger-than-expected full-year ea