Canadian Labour, Wholesale Figures Due Next Week

Monday

U.S.

Economic Lookahead

Wholesale Inventories (Jan.)

Featured Earnings

Casey’s General Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CASY) (Q3) EPS projected for 93 cents, compared to 91 cents in the prior-year quarter.

CarParts.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRTS) (Q4) EPS projected for loss of 18 cents, compared to a loss of 70 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Clarus Corporation (NASDAQ: CLAR) (Q4) EPS projected for 29 cents, compared to 20 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Featured Earnings

Americas Gold and Silver Corporation (T.USA) (Q4) EPS projected for a loss of five cents, compared to a loss of seven cents in the prior-year quarter.

Geodrill Limited (T.GEO) (Q4) EPS projected for five cents, identical to the prior-year quarter.

Timbercreek Financial Corp. (T.TF) (Q4) EPS projected for 17 cents, identical to the prior-year quarter.

Tuesday

U.S.

Economic Lookahead

NFIB Small-Business Index (Feb.)

Featured Earnings

DICK'S Sporting Goods, Inc. (NYSE: DKS) (Q4) EPS projected for $2.21, compared to $1.23 in the prior-year quarter.

H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) (Q3) EPS projected for loss of $1.19, compared to a loss of 59 cents in the prior-year quarter.

ABM (NYSE:ABM)(Q1) EPS projected for 58 cents, compared to 39 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Featured Earnings

AirBoss of America Corp. (T.BOS) (Q4) EPS projected for 73 cents, compared to 61 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Clearwater Seafoods Incorporated (T.CLR) (Q4) EPS projected for loss of six cents, compared to 13 cents in the prior-year quarter.

SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. (T.SNC) (Q4) EPS projected for gain of 22 cents, compared to loss of 33 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Wednesday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Consumer Price Index (Feb.)

Federal Budget (Feb.)

Featured Earnings

Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) (Q2) EPS projected for 83 cents, compared to 72 cents in the prior-year quarter.

United Natural Foods, Inc. (NYSE: UNFI) (Q2) EPS projected for 92 cents, compared to 32 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Apollo Medical Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMEH) (Q4) EPS projected for 18 cents, identical to the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Economic lookahead

Bank of Canada rate announcement (10 a.m. EST) Last month, the central bank held its target for the overnight rate at the effective lower bound of 0.25%, with the Bank Rate at 0.5% and the deposit rate at 0.25%

Featured Earnings

Empire Company Limited (T.EMP.A) (Q3) EPS projected for 60 cents, compared to 65 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Franco-Nevada Corporation (T.FNV) (Q4) EPS projected for 88 cents, compared to $1.04 in the prior-year quarter.

Kelt Exploration Ltd. (T.KEL) (Q1) EPS projected for loss of 3.5 cents, compared to a loss of 13 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Thursday

U.S.

Economic Lookahead

Initial Jobless Claims (as of Mar.3)

Job Openings (Jan.)

Featured Earnings

JD.com (NASDAQ:JD) (Q4) EPS projected for gain of 19 cents, compared to a loss of two cents in the prior-year quarter.

Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) (Q2) EPS projected for $2.03, compared to $5.07 in the prior-year quarter.

Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) (Q3) EPS projected for 99 cents, compared to 89 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Featured Earnings

Badger Daylighting Ltd. (T.BAD) (Q4) EPS projected for 31 cents, compared to 46 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Dorel Industries Inc. (T.DII.B) (Q4) EPS projected for 38 cents, compared to $1.13 in the prior-year quarter.

Hardwoods Distribution Inc. (T.HDI) (Q4) EPS projected for 41 cents, compared to 59 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Friday

Economic lookahead

Producer Price Index – Final Demand (Feb.)

University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index (March – preliminary)

Featured Earnings

JinkoSolar Holding Company (NYSE:JKS) (Q4) EPS projected for 36 cents, compared to 96 cents in the prior-year quarter.

The Buckle, Inc. (NYSE:BKE) (Q4) EPS projected for 98 cents, compared to 96 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Citi Trends, Inc. (NASDAQ: CTRN) (Q4) EPS projected for $1.76, compared to 88 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Economic lookahead

Labour Force Survey (Feb.) Employment fell by 213,000, or 1.2%, in January. Losses were entirely in part-time work and were concentrated in the Quebec and Ontario retail trade sectors.

Wholesale Trade (Jan.) Wholesale sales fell 1.3% in December to $66.5 billion, the first decline after seven consecutive increases.

Featured Earnings

International Tower Hill Mines Ltd. (T.ITH) (Q4) EPS projected for loss of one cent, identical to the prior-year quarter.

Intertape Polymer Group Inc. (T.ITP) (Q4) EPS projected for 55 cents, compared to 70 cents in the prior-year quarter.