GDP Figures Due Out Next Week on Both Sides of Border

Monday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

New Home Sales (Jan.)


Featured Earnings

Welbilt Inc. (NYSE: WBT) (Q4) EPS estimates of 25 cents, compared to 16 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Palo Alto Networks Inc. (NYSE: PANW) (Q2) EPS estimates for loss of 21 cents, compared to loss of 58 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Dean Foods Company (NYSE: DF) (Q4) EPS estimates of 26 cents, compared to 38 cents in the prior-year quarter.


Tuesday

U.S.

Economic Lookhead

Redbook (Weekly)

Durable Goods Orders (Jan.)

International Trade in Goods (Jan.)

FHFA House Price Index (Jan.)

Consumer Confidence (Feb.)

Farm Prices (Jan.)

Featured Earnings

ANI Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ANIP) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.02, compared to 82 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Endo International plc (NASDAQ: ENDP) (Q4) EPS estimates of 62 cents, compared to $1.77 in the prior-year quarter.

Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ: ESRX) (Q4) EPS estimates of $2.09, compared to $1.88 in the prior-year quarter.


Canada

Featured Earnings

Bank of Montreal (T.BMO) (Q1) EPS estimates of $2.06, compared to $2.08 in the prior-year quarter.

Bank of Nova Scotia (T.BNS) (Q1) EPS estimates of $1.69, compared to $1.58 in the prior-year quarter.

Wednesday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Gross Domestic Product (Q4: 2017)

Chicago Purchasing Managers Index (Feb.)

Pending Home Sales Index (Jan.)

EIA Petroleum Status Report (Feb. 21-27)


Featured Earnings

Chico's FAS Inc. (NYSE: CHS) (Q4) EPS estimates of eight cents, compared to 10 cents in the prior-year quarter.

E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) (Q4) EPS estimates of five cents, compared to 46 cents in the prior-year quarter.

L Brands Inc. (NYSE: LB) (Q4) EPS estimates of $2.04, compared to $2.03 in the prior-year quarter.

Lowe's Companies Inc. (NYSE: LOW) (Q4) EPS estimates of 88 cents, compared to 86 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Economic lookahead

Industrial Product Price Index (Jan.) This index increased 1.4% in December, mainly attributable to higher prices for energy and petroleum products

Raw Materials Price Index (Jan.) The Raw Materials Price Index rose 5.5% in December, primarily due to higher prices for crude energy products.

Featured Earnings

National Bank of Canada (T.NA) (Q1) EPS estimates of $1.41, compared to $1.35 in the prior-year quarter.

Laurentian Bank of Canada (T.LB) (Q1) EPS estimates of $1.53, compared to $1.43 in the prior-year quarter.

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. (T.VRX) (Q4) EPS estimates of 97 cents, compared to $1.26 in the prior-year quarter.


Thursday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Motor Vehicle Sales (Feb.)

Personal Income and Outlays (Jan.)

Jobless Claims (Feb. 14-20)

Purchasing Managers Manufacturing Index (Feb.)

Institute of Supply Management (Feb.)

Construction Spending (Jan.)

Balance Sheet

Money Supply

Featured Earnings

Ambarella Inc. (NASDAQ: AMBA) (Q4) EPS estimates of eight cents, compared to 54 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) (Q4) EPS estimates of 58 cents, compared to 51 cents in the prior-year quarter

Puma Biotechnology Inc (NASDAQ: PBYI) (Q4) EPS estimates for loss of $1.98 compared to loss of $2.04 in the prior-year quarter

Canada

Featured Earnings

Toronto-Dominion Bank (T.TD) (Q1) EPS estimates of $1.46, compared to $1.33 in the prior-year quarter.

Canadian Natural Resources Limited (T.CNQ) (Q4) EPS estimates of 36 cents, compared to 40 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Husky Energy Inc. (T.HSE) (Q4) EPS estimates of gain of 20 cents, compared to a loss of one cent in the prior-year quarter.

Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. (T.AQN) (Q4) EPS estimates of 16 cents, compared to 18 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Tricon Capital Group Inc. (T.TCN) (Q4) EPS estimates of 18 cents, compared to 15 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Friday

U.S.

Economic Lookahead

Consumer Sentiment (Feb.—final)

Featured Earnings

Foot Locker Inc. (NYSE: FL) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.24, compared to $1.37 in the prior-year quarter.

J.C. Penney Company (NYSE: JCP) (Q4) EPS estimates of 45 cents, compared to 64 cents in the prior-year quarter.

WhiteHorse Finance Inc. (NASDAQ: WHF) (Q4) EPS estimates of 33 cents, compared to 35 cents in the prior-year quarter.


Canada

Economic lookahead

Gross Domestic Product (Dec.) Real GDP increased 0.4% in November, with widespread growth across industries as 17 of 20 industrial sectors increased.


Featured Earnings

George Weston Limited (T.WN) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.64, compared to $1.59 in the prior-year quarter.

Boralex Inc. (T.BLX) (Q4) EPS estimates of 24 cents, compared to two cents in the prior-year quarter.