The Week Ahead in the Stock Market
February 04, 2013
Market Information for this Week.....
The Week Ahead in the Stock Market – February 04, 2013
With a light week ahead for economic reports and the final major week of the earnings season, there is not much on the calendar in the upcoming week to cause the stock market's bull to stumble.
In the week ahead, ISM non-manufacturing data are released Monday, and jobless claims are reported Thursday. Chain store sales will be watched for what they indicate about the consumer in January, after robust car sales Friday showed a still confident buyer. Disney, BP and Visa are among the companies reporting earnings.
Companies Reporting Earnings in the Week Ahead –February 04, 2013
A list of the 471 companies reporting this week, including 88 S & P 500 members.
Stock Market Expectations in 2013
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