Housing Figures Due in Canada Next Week

Monday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

JOLTS Job Openings (Oct.)

Featured Earnings

Aspen Group Inc. (NASDAQ: ASPU) (Q2) EPS estimates for loss of 13 cents, compared to a loss of four cents in the prior-year quarter.

Quanex Building Products Corporation (NYSE: NX) (Q4) EPS estimates of 41 cents, compared to 37 cents in the prior-year quarter.

SeaChange International (NASDAQ: SEAC) (Q4) EPS estimates for loss of seven cents, compared to a gain of seven cents in the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Economic lookahead

Housing Starts (Nov,) Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation announced that the trend in housing starts was 206,171 units in October, compared to 207,809 units the month before.

Building Permits (Oct.) Canadian municipalities issued $8.1 billion worth of building permits in September, up 0.4% from August. The national increase was driven by higher construction intentions in Quebec.


Tuesday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Producer Price Index (Nov.)

Redbook (Weekly)

Featured Earnings

Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ: ARWR) (Q4) EPS estimates for loss of 15 cents, compared to loss of 14 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Dave & Buster's Entertainment Inc (NASDAQ: PLAY) (Q3) EPS estimates of 22 cents, compared of 29 cents in the prior-year quarter.

DSW Inc. (NYSE: DSW) (Q3) EPS estimates of 53 cents, compared of 45 cents in the prior-year quarter.


Canada

Featured Earnings

The North West Company Inc. (T.NWC) (Q3) EPS estimates of 53 cents, compared to 47 cents in the prior-year quarter.


Wednesday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Consumer Price Index (Nov.)

EIA Petroleum Status Report (Dec. 1-7)

Featured Earnings

Nordson Corporation (NASDAQ: NDSN) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.47, compared to $1.38 in the prior-year quarter.

Oxford Industries Inc. (NYSE: OXM) (Q3) EPS estimates of 17 cents, identical to the prior-year quarter.

Photronics Inc. (NASDAQ: PLAB) (Q4) EPS estimates of 17 cents, compared to eight cents in the prior-year quarter.

Tailored Brands Inc. (NYSE: TLRD) (Q3) EPS estimates of 94 cents, compared to 75 cents the prior-year quarter.


Thursday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Initial Jobless Claims (Dec. 1-7)

Export Price Index (Nov.)

Import Price Index (Nov.)

Featured Earnings

Adobe Inc. (NASDAQ:ADBE) (Q3) EPS estimates of $1.56, compared to $1.05 in the prior-year quarter.

Cherokee Inc. (NASDAQ: CHKE) (Q3) EPS estimates for loss of five cents, identical to the prior-year quarter.

Ciena Corporation (NYSE: CIEN) (Q4) EPS estimates of 41 cents, compared to 40 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) (Q1) EPS estimates of $1.62, compared to $1.36 in the prior-year quarter.

DLH Holdings Corp. (DLHC) (Q4) EPS estimates of 11 cents, compared to eight cents in the prior-year quarter.


Canada

Economic lookahead

Housing Starts (Oct.) Statistics Canada declared that new house prices were unchanged nationally for a second consecutive month in September, despite increases in some pockets across the country.

Featured Earnings

Transcontinental Inc. (T.TCL.A) (Q4) EPS estimates of 76 cents, compared to 88 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Optiva Inc. (T.OPT) (Q4) EPS estimates for loss of $1.01, compared to loss of $3.50 in the prior-year quarter.

Empire Company Limited (T.EMP.A) (Q2) EPS estimates of 32 cents, compared to 27 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Transat A.T. Inc. (T.TRZ) (Q4) EPS estimates of 41 cents, compared to $1.24 in the prior-year quarter.

Enghouse Systems Limited (T.ENGH) (Q4) EPS estimates of 61 cents, compared to 69 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Friday

U.S.

Economic Lookahead

Retail Sales (Nov.)

Industrial Production (Nov.)

Business Inventories (Oct.)

Canada

Economic Lookahead

Featured Earnings

Brick Brewing Co. Limited (T.BRB) (Q3) EPS estimates of three cents, compared to one cent in the prior-year quarter.

BSM Technologies Inc. (T.GPS) (Q4) EPS estimates for loss of two cents, compared to loss of one cent in the prior-year quarter.