A weekly briefing on the economic calendar
Event of the week
Beginning of corporate earnings season. Computer chip maker Intel releases its report Tuesday.
Wholesale inventories for November Earnings reports: Alcoa, Genentech
Earnings reports: CalAmp, Intel, M&T; Bank, Supervalu
Trade balance for November
Earnings reports: Infosys, Apple Computer, MDC Holdings
Import and export figures for December; retail sales for December Earnings reports: Marshall & Ilsley, MGIC Investment, SLM Corp., Cree, Rambus, Sun Microsystems
Business inventories for November; Producer Price Index for December; industrial production for December Earnings reports: BB&T; Corp.