Wholesale, Housing Figures Due in Canada Next Week

Monday

U.S.

Economic Lookahead

Federal Budget (March)

Featured Earnings

Simulations Plus, Inc. (NASDAQ:SLP) (Q2) EPS projected of 14 cents, compared to 12 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Featured Earnings

Aphria (T:APHA) (Q3) EPS projected for loss of three cents, compared to a loss of four cents in the prior-year quarter.

MTY Food Group Inc. (T:MTY) (Q1) EPS projected of 53 cents, compared to 81 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Tuesday

U.S.

Economic Lookahead

NFIB small-business index (March)

Consumer Price Index (Marc)

Featured Earnings

Fastenal Company (NASDAQ:FAST) (Q1) EPS projected of 37 cents, compared to 35 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Kura Sushi USA, Inc. (NASDAQ: KRUS) (Q2) EPS projected for loss of 75 cents, compared to a loss of two cents in the prior-year quarter.

MainStreet Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNSB) (Q1) EPS projected of 48 cents, compared to 42 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Featured Earnings

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Britain’s Prince Philip Dies At Age 99

Prince Philip, the husband of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II, has died at age 99.

In a statement, the palace said: “It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen announces the death of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. His Royal Highness passed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Castle. The Royal Family join with people around the world in mourning his loss.”

Philip, also known by his official title of the Duke of Edinburgh, was the longest-serving British consort. He married the then Princess Elizabeth in 1947 after a courtship that charmed a country still reeling from the ravages of World War II.

In his seven decades of service, Philip often accompanied the Queen on royal engagements, and conducted thousands of his own solo appearances. He once referred to himself as “the world’s most experienced plaque unveiler,” while the Queen lauded him … Read more