Building Permits, Housing Starts Due in Canada Next Week


Monday

U.S.

Economic Lookahead

Factory Orders (Oct.)

Featured Earnings

Ascena Retail Group Inc. (NASDAQ: ASNA) (Q1) EPS estimates of 11 cents, compared to 18 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Coupa Software Incorporated (NASDAQ: COUP) (Q3) EPS estimates for loss of 25 cents, compared to loss of 35 cents in the prior-year quarter.

GW Pharmaceuticals Plc (NASDAQ: GWPH) (Q4) EPS estimates for loss of $1.72, compared to loss of 89 cents in the prior-year quarter.


Tuesday

U.S.

Economic Lookahead

International Trade (Oct.)

Purchasing Managers Index Services (Nov.)

Institute for Supply Management Non-Manufacturing Index (Nov.)


Redbook (Weekly)

Featured Earnings

AutoZone Inc. (NYSE: AZO) (Q1) EPS estimates of $9.81, compared to $9.36 in the prior-year quarter.

Dave & Buster's Entertainment Inc. (NASDAQ: PLAY) (Q3) EPS estimates of 24 cents, compared to 25 cents in the prior-year quarter.

HD Supply Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: HDS) (Q3) EPS estimates of 75 cents, compared to 83 cents in the prior-year quarter.

HealthEquity Inc. (NASDAQ: HQY) (Q3) EPS estimates of 13 cents, compared to 10 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Toll Brothers Inc. (NYSE: TOL) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.19, compared to 67 cents in the prior-year quarter.


Canada

Economic Lookahead

Canadian international merchandise trade (Oct.) Canada's merchandise trade deficit with the world totaled $3.2 billion in September, essentially unchanged from the previous month.

Featured Earnings

Laurentian Bank of Canada (T.LB) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.56, compared to $1.47 in the prior-year quarter.

Major Drilling Group International Inc. (T.MDI) (Q2) EPS estimates for loss of five cents, compared to a loss of 12 cents in the prior-year quarter.


Wednesday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

ADP Employment Report (Nov.)

EIA Petroleum Status Report (Nov. 28-Dec. 4)

Featured Earnings

H&R Block Inc. (NYSE: HRB) (Q2) EPS estimates for loss of 73 cents, compared to a loss of 67 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Brown Forman Inc Class B (NYSE: BF.B) (Q2) EPS estimates of 53 cents, compared to 50 cents in the prior-year quarter.

NCI Building Systems Inc. (NYSE: NCS) (Q4) EPS estimates of 28 cents, identical to the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Featured Earnings

Dollarama Inc. (T.DOL) (Q3) EPS estimates of $1.10, compared to 92 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Hudson's Bay Company (T.HBC) (Q3) EPS estimates for loss of 70 cents, compared to a loss of 56 cents in the prior-year quarter.


Thursday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Jobless Claims (Nov. 28-Dec. 4)

Consumer Credit (Oct.)

Balance Sheet

Money Supply

Featured Earnings

Ciena Corporation (NYSE: CIEN) (Q4) EPS estimates of 44 cents, compared to 38 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Finisar Corporation (NASDAQ: FNSR) (Q2) EPS estimates of 20 cents, compared to 50 cents in the prior-year quarter.

JinkoSolar Holding Company (NYSE: JKS) (Q3) EPS estimates of 17 cents, compared to $1.07 in the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Economic lookahead

Building permits (Oct.) Building permits rose in September for the first time in three months, as strength in the non-residential sector outweighed some weakness in the residential sector. Canadian municipalities issued $7.9 billion worth of building permits in September, up 3.8% from the previous month.

IVEY Purchasing Managers Index (Dec.) The PMI leaped in October to 63.8, compared to 59.6 in September, and 59.7 in October 2016

Featured Earnings

Canadian Western Bank (T.CWB) (Q4) EPS estimates of 69 cents, compared to 59 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Redknee Solutions Inc. (T.RKN) EPS estimates for loss of four cents, compared to loss of 13 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Friday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Employment Situation (Nov.)

Consumer Sentiment (Dec.—preliminary)

Wholesale Trade (Oct.)

Featured Earnings

Johnson Outdoors Inc. (NASDAQ: JOUT) (Q4) EPS estimates for gain of one cent, compared to loss of 21 cents in the prior-year quarter.


Canada

Economic lookahead

Housing Starts (Oct.) The trend in housing starts was 216,770 units in October, compared to 215,153 units in September, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation.