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Monday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Core Personal Consumption Expenditure (Sept.)

S&P Shiller Home Prices Index (Aug.)

Featured Earnings

Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ: VNOM) (Q3) EPS estimates of 41 cents, compared to 24 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Rambus Inc. (NASDAQ: RMBS) (Q3) EPS estimates of 17 cents, compared to 15 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Mondelez International Inc. (NASDAQ: MDLZ) (Q3) EPS estimates of 61 cents, compared to 57 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Tuesday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Redbook (Weekly)

Featured Earnings

Amgen Inc. (NASDAQ: AMGN) (Q4) EPS estimates of $3.42, compared to $3.27 in the prior-year quarter.

BP p.l.c. (NYSE: BP) (Q3) EPS estimates of 86 cents, compared to 57 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO) (Q3) EPS estimates of 55 cents, compared to 50 cents in the prior-year quarter.


Canada

Featured Earnings

Waste Connections Inc. (T.WCN) (Q3) EPS estimates of 67 cents, compared to 60 cents in the prior-year quarter.

AltaGas Ltd. (T.ALA) Q3) EPS estimates of one cent, compared to 28 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Wednesday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

EIA Petroleum Status Report (Oct. 17-23)

Featured Earnings

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE: CHK) (Q3) EPS estimates of 16 cents, compared to 12 cents in the prior-year quarter.


Estee Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE: EL) (Q1) EPS estimates of $1.22, compared to $1.21 in the prior-year quarter.

Pilgrim's Pride Corporation (NASDAQ: PPC) (Q3) EPS estimates of 55 cents, compared to 98 cents in the prior-year quarter.


Canada

Economic lookahead

Gross Domestic Product (Aug.) GDP grew 0.2% in July after essentially no change in June.

Industrial Product Price Index (Sept.) This index was down 0.5% in August, mainly due to lower prices for primary non-ferrous metal products.

Raw Materials Price Index (Sept.) This index fell 4.6%, largely reflecting lower prices for crude energy products.

Featured Earnings

Cenovus Energy Inc. (T.CVE) (Q3) EPS estimates of 22 cents, compared to 28 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Genworth MI Canada Inc. (T.MIC) (Q3) EPS estimates of $1.27, compared to $1.23 in the prior-year quarter.

Great-West Lifeco Inc. (T.GWO) (Q3) EPS estimates of 76 cents, compared to 59 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Open Text Corporation (T.OTEX) (Q1) EPS estimates of 59 cents, compared to 54 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Brookfield Renewable Partners L.P. (T.BEP.UN) (Q3) EPS estimates for loss of three cents, compared to loss of 14 cents in the prior-year quarter.


Thursday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

ADP Employment Change (Oct.)

Markit Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (Oct.)

Institute for Supply Management PMI (Oct.)

Construction Spending (Sept.)


Jobless Claims (Oct. 20-26)

Featured Earnings

Apache Corporation (NASDAQ: APA) (Q3) EPS estimates of 43 cents, compared to four cents in the prior-year quarter.

Janus Henderson Group (NYSE: JHG) (Q3) EPS estimates of 69 cents, compared to 56 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: MPC) (Q3) EPS estimates of $1.68, compared to $1.77 in the prior-year quarter.




Canada

Economic lookahead

Markit Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (Oct.)


Featured Earnings

BCE Inc. (T.BCE) (Q3) EPS estimates of 93 cents, compared to 88 cents in the prior-year quarter.

TransCanada Corporation (T.TRP) (Q3) EPS estimates of 78 cents, compared to 70 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Canadian Natural Resources Limited (T.CNQ) (Q3) EPS estimates of 88 cents, compared to 19 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Pembina Pipeline Corporation (T.PPL) (Q3) EPS estimates of 60 cents, compared to 22 cents in the prior-year quarter.


Friday

U.S.

Economic Lookahead

Employment Situation (Oct.)

Trade Balance (Sept.)

Featured Earnings

Alibaba Holding Group Limited (NYSE: BABA) (Q3) EPS estimates of 82 cents, compared to $1.02 in the prior-year quarter.

ITT Inc. (NYSE: ITT) (Q3) EPS estimates of 79 cents, compared to 66 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Seagate Technology PLC (NASDAQ: STX) (Q1) EPS estimates of $1.57 cents, compared to 96 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Economic Lookahead

Labour Force Survey (Oct.) Employment rose by 63,000 in September, driven by an increase in part-time employment. The unemployment rate declined 0.1 percentage points to 5.9%.

Canadian international merchandise trade (Sept.) Canada's merchandise trade balance with the world was in a surplus position for the first time since December 2016. The $526-million surplus followed a $189-million deficit in July. Imports fell 2.5% and exports were down 1.1%.

Featured Earnings

Cameco Corporation (T.CCO) (Q3) EPS estimates for gain of three cents, compared to a loss of 13 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Enbridge Inc. (T.ENB) (Q3) EPS estimates of 51 cents, compared to 38 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Imperial Oil Limited (T.IMO) (Q3) EPS estimates of 85 cents, compared to 44 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Fortis Inc. (T.FTS) (Q3) EPS estimates of 63 cents, compared to 61 cents in the prior-year quarter.

IGM Financial Inc. (T.IGM) (Q3) EPS estimates of 86 cents, compared to 79 cents in the prior-year quarter.