Canadian Jobs on Display Next Week

Monday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Factory Orders (Dec.)

Featured Earnings

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL) (Q4) EPS estimates of $11.12, compared to $9.70 in the prior-year quarter.

Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ: GILD) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.64, compared to $1.60 in the prior-year quarter.

Seagate Technologies (NASDAQ: STX) (Q2) EPS estimates of $1.27, compared to $1.48 in the prior-year quarter.

Tuesday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Trade Balance (Dec.)

Institute for Supply Management Non-Manufacturing (Jan.)

Featured Earnings

AECOM (NYSE: ACM) (Q1) EPS estimates of 52 cents, compared to 57 cents in the prior-year quarter.

BP (NYSE: BP) (Q4) EPS estimates of 77 cents, compared to 64 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.69, compared to 64 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Featured Earnings

Intact Financial Corporation (T.IFC) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.79, compared to $1.63 in the prior-year quarter.

Domtar Corporation (T.UFS) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.58, compared to 64 cents in the prior-year quarter.

WestJet Airlines Ltd. (T.WJA) (Q4) EPS estimates of 13 cents, compared to 42 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Wednesday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Construction Spending (Dec.)

Featured Earnings

Brinks Company (NYSE: BCO) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.00, compared to 95 cents in the prior-year quarter.

EnerSys (NYSE:ENS) (Q3) EPS estimates of $1.24, compared to $1.25 in the prior-year quarter.

General Motors (NYSE:GM) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.00, compared to 95 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Economic lookahead

Building permits (Dec.) Canadian municipalities issued $8.3 billion worth of building permits in November, up 2.6% from October. Higher construction intentions for commercial buildings drove most of the gain.

Housing Starts (Jan.) Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation said the seasonally-adjusted annualized rate of housing starts fell to 213,419 units from an upwardly revised 224,349 units in November.

IVEY PMI (Jan.) This index registered 59.7 for December, compared to 57.2 the month before and 60.4 in December 2017.

Featured Earnings

Genworth MI Canada Inc. (T.MIC) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.30, compared to $1.33 in the prior-year quarter.

Thursday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Initial Jobless Claims (Jan.26-Feb.2)

Wholesale Inventories (Dec.)

Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index (Feb.)

Featured Earnings

Dunkin' Brands Group Inc. (NASDAQ: DNKN) (Q4) EPS estimates of 62 cents, compared to 64 cents in the prior-year quarter.

GrubHub Inc. (NYSE:GRUB) (Q4) EPS estimates of 16 cents, compared to 31 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Kellogg Company (NYSE: K) (Q4) EPS estimates of 88 cents, compared to 96 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Featured Earnings

Saputo Inc. (T.SAP) (Q3) EPS estimates of 46 cents, compared to 47 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Friday

U.S.

Featured Earnings

Coty Inc. (NYSE: COTY) (Q2) EPS estimates of 22 cents, compared to 32 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Hasbro Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.68, compared to $2.30 in the prior-year quarter.

Phillips 66 (NYSE: PSX) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.68, compared to $2.30 in the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Economic Lookahead

Labour Force Survey (Jan.) Employment held steady in December and the unemployment rate was unchanged at 5.6%