Inflation Figures Featured Next Week

Monday

U.S.

Economic Lookahead

Federal Budget (Dec.)

Featured Earnings

Limoneira Co (NASDAQ: LMNR) (Q4) EPS estimates for loss of 24 cents, compared to a loss of 30 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Featured Earnings

Shaw Communications Inc. (T.SJR.B) (Q1) EPS estimates of 34 cents, compared to 36 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Opsens Inc. (T.OPS) (Q1) EPS estimates for loss of one cent, compared to a gain of one cent in the prior-year quarter.

Tuesday

U.S.

Economic Lookahead

Consumer Price Index (Dec.)

Featured Earnings

Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) (Q1) EPS estimates of $1.84 compared to $1.61 in the prior-year quarter.

Delta Air Lines Inc. (NYSE:DAL) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.39 compared to $1.30 in the prior-year quarter.

JP Morgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) (Q4) EPS estimates of $2.30 compared to $1.98 in the prior-year quarter.

First Republic Bank (NYSE:FRC) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.26 compared to $1.29 in the prior-year quarter.

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.26 compared to $1.29 in the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Featured Earnings

Cogeco Communications Inc. (T.CCA) (Q1) EPS estimates of $1.74, compared to $1.41 in the prior-year quarter.

Aphria Inc. (T.APHA) (Q2) EPS estimates for loss of one cent, compared to a gain of 22 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Wednesday

U.S.

Economic Lookahead

Producer Price Index (Dec.)

Beige Book

Featured Earnings

Alcoa Corporation (NYSE:AA) (Q4) EPS estimates for loss of 21 cents, compared to a gain of 66 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Bank of America Corporation (NYSE: BAC) (Q4) EPS estimates of 68 cents, compared to 70 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE: GS) (Q4) EPS estimates of $5.18 compared to $6.04 in the prior-year quarter.

U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.09 compared to $1.07 in the prior-year quarter.

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) (Q4) EPS estimates of $3.77 compared to $3.28 in the prior-year quarter.

Thursday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Initial Jobless Claims (Jan.6-12)

Retail Sales (Dec.)

Import Price Index (Dec.)

Business Inventories (Nov.)

Featured Earnings

Bright Scholar Education Holdings (NYSE:BEDU) (Q1) EPS estimates of 33 cents, compared to 18 cents in the prior-year quarter.

CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX) (Q4) EPS estimates of 99 cents, compared to $1.01 in the prior-year quarter.

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) (Q4) EPS estimates of 98 cents, compared to 73 cents in the prior-year quarter.

PPG Industries Inc. (NYSE:PPG) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.35, compared to $1.15 in the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Economic lookahead

New motor vehicle sales (Nov.)

CREA Stats (Dec.) Home sales recorded via Canadian MLS® Systems inched up by 0.6% November 2019. Notching its ninth straight monthly gain, activity stood 20% above the six-year low reached in February 2019 but 6% to 7% below heights recorded in 2016 and 2017.

Friday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Housing Starts (Dec.)

Building Permits (Dec.)

Industrial Production (Dec.)

Job Openings (Nov.)

Consumer Sentiment Index (Jan.)

Featured Earnings

Fastenal Company (NASDAQ:FAST) (Q4) EPS estimates of 31 cents, compared to 30 cents in the prior-year quarter.

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. (NASDAQ: JBHT) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.56, compared to $1.77 in the prior-year quarter.

Schlumberger N.V. (NYSE:SLB) (Q4) EPS estimates of 37 cents, compared to 36 cents in the prior-year quarter.

State Street Corporation (STT) (Q4) EPS estimates of $1.67, compared to $1.68 in the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Economic lookahead

Canada's international transactions in securities (Nov.) Foreign investors acquired $11.3 billion of Canadian securities in October, mainly bonds. Meanwhile, Canadian investors increased their holdings of foreign securities by $2.0 billion, also mainly in the form of bonds.