The Week Ahead – $MON, $AMZN, $MU, $JOSB, $KMX

by Enis March 31, 2014 7:09 am • Commentary

Very busy macro calendar this week.  Today, the main event is Janet Yellen’s speech at 9:55 am ET, titled Strengthening Communities, which will take place at the 2014 National Interagency Community Reinvestment Conference in Chicago.

Important economic data releases in the U.S. are:  ISM Manufacturing on Tuesday, ADP Employment on Wednesday, ISM Non-Manufacturing on Thursday, and Payrolls on Friday.  Not to mention that today is month and quarter end, and tomorrow could be active as the start of a new month and quarter.

As for single stocks, earnings does not kick off in earnest until next week, so only a few early reports this week.  The Wells Fargo Tech Transformation Summit will be on Wednesday and Thursday, where a number of tech companies will present (ADBE, CSCO, CTSH, N, NTAP, NVDA, ADI).

Tuesday, April 1st

  • APOL earnings after the close

Wednesday, April 2nd

  • MON earnings before the open
  • AMZN Media Event 11 am ET
  • TXI earnings after the close

Thursday, April 3rd

  • MU earnings after the close
  • JOSB earnings after the close

Friday, April 4th

  • KMX earnings before the open