Skeleton Week on Earnings, Economic Reports
U.S. manufacturing PMI (Dec.)
Construction Spending (Nov.)
Legend Biotech Corporation (NASDAQ:LEGN) (Q3) Reported EPS loss of 69 cents, compared to a loss of 43 cents in the prior-year quarter.
Grupo Financiero Galicia (NASDAQ:GGAL) (Q4) Reported EPS of 24 cents, compared to 66 cents in the prior-year quarter.
Markit Canada Manufacturing PMI (Dec.) The index recorded 49.6 in November, up from 48.8 in October to signal a slower rate of contraction. Nonetheless, the PMI has now posted below the 50.0 no-change mark for four months in a row.
None to Report This Week
ISM manufacturing index (Nov.)
Job openings and quits (Nov.)
Motor vehicle sales (Dec.)
Banco Santander (Brasil) S.A. (NYSE: BSBR) (Q4) Reported EPS of 18 cents, compared to nine cents in the prior-year quarter.
Companhia Siderúrgica Nacional (NYSE:SID) (Q4) Reported EPS of 13 cents, compared to 16 cents in the prior-year quarter.
Unifirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) (Q1) Reported EPS of $1.95, compared to $2.00 in the prior-year quarter.
Initial Jobless Claims (week of Dec. 31)
ADP employment report (Dec.),
Trade Deficit (Dec.)
U.S. services PMI final (Dec).
Constellation Brands Inc. (NYSE:STZ) (Q3) Reported EPS of $2.89, compared to $3.12 in the prior-year quarter.
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA) (Q3) Reported EPS of $1.14, compared to $1.68 in the prior-year quarter.
ConAgra Brands Inc. (NYSE:CAG) (Q2) Reported EPS of 65 cents, compared to 64 cents in the prior-year quarter.
Canadian International Merchandise Trade (Nov.) In October, Canada’s merchandise exports rose 1.5%, while imports increased 0.6%. As a result, Canada’s merchandise trade surplus with the world widened from $607 million in September to $1.2 billion in October.
Non-farm payrolls (Dec.)
ISM services index (Dec.),
Factory orders (Nov.)
The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE: GBX) (Q1) Reported EPS of 47 cents, compared to 32 cents in the prior-year quarter.
Labour Force Survey (Dec.) Employment was little changed, taking on 10,000 jobs in November, and the unemployment rate declined by 0.1 percentage points to 5.1%.