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Trading Radar: GDP, Fed, Durable Goods, and Earnings Fever


Economics, earnings reports, and market events for the week ahead.


Thursday, October 25

US Economics (Time Zone: EDT)

08:30 Initial Jobless Claims – consensus 371K, prior 388K
08:30 Continuing Claims – consensus 3260K, prior 3252K
08:30 Chicago Fed National Activity Index – consensus -0.2, prior -0.87
08:30 Durable Goods Orders – consensus 6.8%, prior -13.2%
08:30 Durable Goods ex Transports – consensus 0.9%, prior -1.6%
08:30 Cap Goods Orders Nondef Ex Air – consensus 0.3%, prior 1.1%
08:30 Cap Goods Shipments Nondef Ex Air – consensus 0.5%, prior -0.9%
10:00 Pending Home Sales – consensus 2.0%, prior -2.6%
11:00 Kansas City Fed – consensus 5, prior 2
11:00 Fed to buy $4.5b-$5.5b notes in 8 to 10-year range
1:00 US selling $28b in 7-year notes

Global Economics (Time Zone: GMT)

08:30 GBP GDP
21:45 NZD Trade Balance
23:30 JPY CPI
9:30 Spain to sell 3, 4, 10-year bonds
10:30 UK to sell 7-year bonds


Procter & Gamble (PG) EPS 96c
Dow Chemical (DOW) EPS 37c
Starwood Hotels (HOT) EPS 53c
CME Group (CME) EPS 70c
Hershey (HSY) EPS 86c
Coca-Cola (KO) EPS 69c
International Paper (IP) EPS 77c
Raytheon (RTN) EPS $1.27
ConocoPhillips (CP) EPS $1.19
Eastman Chemical (EMN) EPS $1.42
Amazon (AMZN) EPS -10c
Apple (AAPL) EPS $8.87

Friday, October 26

US Economics (Time Zone: EDT)

08:30 GDP QoQ 3Q (Annualized) – consensus 1.8%, prior 1.3%
08:30 Personal Consumption – consensus 2.0%, prior 1.5%
08:30 GDP Price Index – consensus 2.0%, prior 1.6%
08:30 Core PCE QoQ – consensus 1.3%, prior 1.7%
09:55 University of Michigan Confidence – consensus 83.0, prior 83.1
11:00 Fed to buy $1.5b-$2.5b notes in the 10 to 20-year range

Global Economics (Time Zone: GMT)

06:00 EUR German GfK Consumer Confidence
07:00 CHF KOF Swiss Leading Indicators
10:00 Italy to sell bills


Legg Mason (LM) EPS 53c
First Solar (FSLR) EPS $1.08
Weyerhauser (WY) EPS 18c

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