Manufacturing, Housing Sales Due Out Next Week

Monday

U.S.

Economic Lookahead

Empire State Mfg. Survey (Oct.)

Featured Earnings

Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) (Q3) EPS estimates of 32 cents, compared to 12 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Brown & Brown Inc. (NYSE: BRO) (Q3) EPS estimates of 50 cents, compared to 52 cents in the prior-year quarter.

First Defiance Financial Corp. (NASDAQ: FDEF) (Q3) EPS estimates of 87 cents, compared to 78 cents in the prior-year quarter.


Canada

Economic Lookahead

International Transactions in Securities (Aug.) Foreign investment in Canadian securities amounted to $24.0 billion in July, led by record acquisitions of Canadian bonds. At the same time, Canadian investors reduced their holdings of foreign securities by $1.8 billion, following strong acquisitions in June.

Tuesday

U.S.

Economic Lookahead

Import and Export Prices (Sept.)

Industrial Production (Sept.)

Housing Market Index (Oct.)

Redbook (Weekly)

Featured Earnings

Badger Meter Inc. (NYSE: BMI) (Q3) EPS estimates of 35 cents, compared to 30 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Comerica Incorporated (NYSE: CMA) (Q3) EPS estimates of $1.20, compared to 92 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE: GS) (Q3) EPS estimates of $4.31, compared to $4.88 in the prior-year quarter.


Canada

Featured Earnings

Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (T.CP) (Q3) EPS estimates of $2.94, compared to $2.73 in prior-year quarter. Canadian Pacific announced Monday of this week a new partnership with Genesee & Wyoming Inc. and Bluegrass Farms of Ohio that will open up the Ohio Valley to CP customers and further extend CP's reach into key North American markets.

Wednesday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Housing Starts (Sept.)

EIA Petroleum Status Report (Oct. 10-16)

Federal Open Market Committee Beige Book (Sept.)

Featured Earnings

American Express Company (NYSE: AXP) (Q3) EPS estimates of $1.48, compared to $1.24 in prior-year quarter. In late September, American Express announced the expansion of its signature airport lounge network, The Centurion Lounge, with two new locations in Hong Kong and Philadelphia International Airports.

Brookline Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ: BRKL) (Q3) EPS estimates of 20 cents compared to 19 cents in prior-year quarter.

eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) (Q3) EPS estimates of 20 cents compared to 19 cents in prior-year quarter.


Canada

Economic lookahead

Monthly Survey of Manufacturing (Aug.) Manufacturing sales decreased 2.6% to $52.5 billion in July, following a 1.9% decline in June.

Featured Earnings

Winpak Ltd. (T.WPK) (Q3) EPS estimates of 41 cents, compared to 37 cents in prior-year quarter.

Corus Entertainment Inc. (T.CJR.B) (Q4) EPS estimates of 17 cents, compared to seven cents in prior-year quarter.

theScore Inc. (T.SCR) (Q4) EPS estimates for loss of one cent, compared to a loss of two cents in prior-year quarter.

Thursday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Leading Indicators (Sept.)

Jobless Claims (Oct. 9-15)

Federal Balance Sheet

Money Supply

Featured Earnings

Winnebago Industries Inc. (NYSE: WGO) (Q4) EPS estimates of 72 cents, compared to 49 cents in prior-year quarter.

Verizon Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: VZ) (Q3) EPS estimates of 98 cents, compared to $1.01 in prior-year quarter. From October 10 through October 12, Verizon announced it was giving postpaid customers talk, text and data relief while prepaid customers receive an extra 3 GB for talk, text and data. For customers in qualified counties in Northern California, Verizon Wireless is saying, "We've got your back."

PPG Industries Inc. (PPG) (Q3) EPS estimates of $1.52, compared to $1.56 in prior-year quarter.

Canada

Economic Lookahead

Employment Insurance (Aug.) In July, 536,600 people received regular Employment Insurance benefits, up 6,800, or 1.3%, from June.

Featured Earnings

Rogers Communications Inc. (T.RCI.B) (Q3) EPS estimates of $1.00, compared to 83 cents in prior-year quarter.

AltaGas Ltd. (T.ALA) (Q3) EPS estimates of 17 cents, compared to 23 cents in prior-year quarter.

Friday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Existing Home Sales (Sept.)

Featured Earnings

General Electric (NYSE: GE) (Q3) EPS estimates of 50 cents, compared to 32 cents in prior-year quarter. This week, Microsoft entered into a 15-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with GE to purchase 100 percent of the wind energy from its new, 37-megawatt Tullahennel wind farm in County Kerry, Ireland. The agreement will help support the growing demand for Microsoft Cloud services from Ireland.

Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) (Q3) EPS estimates of $1.07, compared to $1.03 in prior-year quarter.

Schlumberger N.V. (NYSE: SLB) (Q3)

Canada

Consumer Price Index (Sept.) The CPI rose 1.4% on a year-over-year basis in August, following a 1.2% increase in July. On a seasonally-adjusted monthly basis, inflation was up 0.2% in August, matching the increase in July.

Retail Sales (Aug.) Retail sales rose 0.4% to $49.1 billion in July. Higher sales at motor vehicle and parts dealers and food and beverage stores were the main contributors to the gain.

Featured Earnings

Celestica Inc. (T.CLS) (Q3) EPS estimates of 32 cents, compared to 43 cents in prior-year quarter.