October Jobs Figures Due out Next Week

Monday

U.S.

Economic Lookahead

Personal Income and Outlays (Sept.)

Featured Earnings

Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE: CTB) (Q3) EPS estimates of 86 cents, compared to $1.04 in the prior-year quarter.

Loews Corporation (NYSE: L) (Q3) EPS estimates of 75 cents, compared to 97 cents in the prior-year quarter.

ONE Gas Inc. (NYSE: OGS) (Q3) EPS estimates of 28 cents, compared to 24 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Featured Earnings

PrairieSky Royalty Ltd. (T.PSK) (Q3) EPS estimates of four cents, compared to three cents in the prior-year quarter.

Tuesday

U.S.

Economic Lookahead

Redbook (Weekly)

Employment Cost Index (Q3)

S&P Corelogic Case-Shiller HPI (Aug.)

Chicago Purchasing Managers Index (Oct.)

Consumer Confidence (Oct.)

Featured Earnings

3D Systems Corporation (NYSE: DDD) (Q3) EPS estimates of five cents, compared to nine cents in the prior-year quarter.

C.H. Robinson Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: CHRW) (Q3) EPS estimates of 82 cents, compared to 90 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) (Q2) EPS estimates of 39 cents, compared to 43 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Economic lookahead (Aug.) After rising for eight consecutive months, real gross domestic product was essentially unchanged in July as 11 of 20 industrial sectors grew.

Industrial Product Price Index (Sept.) The Index rose 0.3% in August, mainly due to higher prices for energy and petroleum products.

Raw Material Price Index (Sept.) This index increased 1.0% in August, primarily due to higher prices for crude energy products.


Wednesday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Motor Vehicle Sales (Oct.)

ADP Employment Report (Oct.)

PMI Manufacturing Index (Oct.)

Institute for Supply Management (Oct.)

Construction Spending (Sept.)

EIA Petroleum Status Report (Oct. 24-30)

Federal Open Market Committee Meeting Announcement

Featured Earnings

CEVA Inc. (NASDAQ: CEVA) (Q3) EPS estimates of 18 cents, compared to 17 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (NYSE: DNB) (Q3) EPS estimates of $1.58, compared to $1.79 in the prior-year quarter.

Honda Motor Company Ltd. (NYSE: HMC) (Q2) EPS estimates of 49 cents, compared to 97 cents in the prior-year quarter.


Canada

Featured Earnings

Canadian Natural Resources Limited (T.CNQ) (Q3) EPS estimates for gain of 14 cents, compared to loss of 32 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Thomson Reuters Corporation (T.TRI) (Q3) EPS estimates of 58 cents, compared to 54 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited (T.FFH) (Q3) EPS estimates for gain of $21.67, compared to loss of 42 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Brookfield Renewable Partners L.P. (T.BEP.UN) (Q3) EPS estimates for loss of 20 cents, compared to loss of 12 cents in the prior-year quarter.


Thursday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Productivity and Costs (Q3—preliminary)

Jobless Claims (Oct. 24-30)

Federal Balance Sheet

Money Supply

Featured Earnings

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA) (Q2) EPS estimates of 84 cents, compared to 63 cents in the prior-year quarter.

CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS) (Q3) EPS estimates of $1.11, compared to $1.05 in the prior-year quarter.

Live Nation Entertainment Inc. (NYSE: LYV) (Q3) EPS estimates of 58 cents, compared to 49 cents in the prior-year quarter.


Canada

Featured Earnings

Open Text Corporation (T.OTEX) (Q1) EPS estimates of 54 cents, compared to 43 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Cogeco Communications Inc. (T.CCA) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.48, compared to $1.55 in the prior-year quarter.

Enbridge Inc. (T.ENB) (Q3) EPS estimates of 43 cents, compared to 47 cents in the prior-year quarter.

BCE Inc. (T.BCE) (Q3) EPS estimates of 85 cents, compared to 91 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Great-West Lifeco Inc. (T.GWO) (Q3) EPS estimates of 69 cents, compared to 68 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Pembina Pipeline Corporation (T.PPL) (Q3) EPS estimates of 38 cents, compared to 25 cents in the prior-year quarter.



Friday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Employment Situation (Oct.)

International Trade (Sept.)

PMI Services Index (Oct.)

Factory Orders (Sept.)

ISM Non-Mfg. Index (Oct.)


Featured Earnings

E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) (Q3) EPS estimates for loss of four cents, compared to gain of 15 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Cinemark Holdings Inc Inc. (NYSE: CNK) (Q3) EPS estimates of 36 cents, compared to 56 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Hill-Rom Holdings Inc (NYSE: HRC) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.28, compared to $1.18 in the prior-year quarter.



Canada

Labour Force Survey (Oct.) Employment gained 0.1% or 10,000 in September, and the unemployment rate remained at 6.2%, matching the low of October 2008.

Canadian international merchandise trade (Sept.) Canada's merchandise trade deficit totaled $3.4 billion in August, widening from a $3.0 billion deficit in July. Exports decreased 1.0% while imports were unchanged.

Featured Earnings

Fortis Inc. (T.FTS) (Q3) EPS estimates of 57 cents, compared to 54 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services Inc. (T.IAG) (Q3) EPS estimates of $1.27, compared to $1.40 in the prior-year quarter.