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Monday 

U.S.

Featured Earnings

Brown & Brown Inc. (NYSE: BRO) (Q4) EPS estimates of 42 cents, identical to the prior-year quarter.

First Defiance Financial Corp. (NASDAQ: FDEF) (Q4) EPS estimates of 89 cents, compared to 81 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Halliburton Company (NYSE: HAL) (Q4) EPS estimates of 46 cents, compared to four cents in the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Economic lookahead

Wholesale Trade (Nov.) Wholesale sales increased 1.5% to $63.0 billion in October, more than offsetting the 1.1% decline in September.

Tuesday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Redbook (Weekly)

Featured Earnings

Capital One Financial Corporation (NYSE: COF) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.85, compared to $1.45 in the prior-year quarter.

Chemical Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: CHFC) (Q4) EPS estimates of 82 cents, compared to 70 cents in the prior-year quarter.

F.N.B. Corporation (NYSE: FNB) (Q4) EPS estimates of 24 cents, identical to the prior-year quarter.


Canada

Featured Earnings

Canadian National Railway Company (T.CNR) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.24, compared to $1.23 in the prior-year quarter.

AGF Management Limited (T.AGF.B) (Q4) EPS estimates of 14 cents, compared to 13 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Wednesday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

EIA Petroleum Status Report (Jan. 17-23)

FHFA House Price Index (Nov.)

Purchasing Managers Index Composite Flash (Jan.)

Existing Home Sales (Dec.)

Featured Earnings

Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA) (Q4) EPS estimates of 47 cents, compared to 44 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Discover Financial Services (NYSE: DFS) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.53, compared to $1.40 in the prior-year quarter.

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.56, compared to $1.42 in the prior-year quarter.


Thursday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

International Trade in Goods (Dec.)

Retail Inventories (Advance) (Dec.)

Wholesale Inventories (Advance) (Dec.)

New Home Sales (Dec.)

Leading Indicators (Dec.)

Jobless Claims (Jan. 17-23)

Balance Sheet

Money Supply

Featured Earnings

3M Company (NYSE: MMM) (Q4) EPS estimates of $2.02, compared to $1.85 in the prior-year quarter.

American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL) (Q4) EPS estimates of 83 cents, compared to 92 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.73, compared to 83 cents in the prior-year quarter.


Canada

Economic lookahead

Retail Sales (Nov.) Retail sales rose 1.5% to $49.9 billion in October. Higher sales at new car dealers were the main contributor to the gain.

Average Weekly Earnings (Nov.) Average weekly earnings of non-farm payroll employees were $983 in October, virtually unchanged from the previous month.


Featured Earnings

Rogers Communications Inc. (T.RCI.B) (Q4) EPS estimates of 85 cents, compared to 74 cents in the prior-year quarter.

NovaGold Resources Inc. (T.NG) (Q4) EPS estimates for loss of three cents, identical to the prior-year quarter.


Friday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Durable Goods Orders (Dec.)

Gross Domestic Product (Q4)

Featured Earnings

Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE: CL) (Q4) EPS estimates of 75 cents, identical to the prior-year quarter.

Lear Corporation (NYSE: LEA) (Q4) EPS estimates of $4.25, compared to $3.80 in the prior-year quarter.

Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE: HON) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.84, compared to $1.74 in the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Economic lookahead

Consumer Price Index (Dec.) CPI rose 2.1% on a year-over-year basis in November, following a 1.4% increase in October. On a seasonally-adjusted monthly basis, inflation was up 0.5% in November.