e-Gurus unite for the daylong ING Barings e-Marketing 2000 Conference and for the wrap-up of Stephens' e-Business e-ssentials Internet Conference, both in Manhattan.
Today's earnings rally features
Expected Earnings Reports
This table includes S&P 500 companies only. Dates are as expected according to First Call/Thomson Financial and may change. The full week's earnings calendar is published separately.
Forecasts are from
. Times are Eastern. For a longer-term economic calendar and more, see
- 8:30 a.m.:Initial jobless claims for the week ended May 13. Source:
Labor Department. Forecast: 288,000. Previous: 297,000
Four-week average: Forecast: N/A. Previous: 285,250.
10 a.m.:Philadelphia Fed Index for April. Source:
Philadelphia Fed Index. Forecast: 13.6. Previous: 12.8.
2 p.m.:Federal budget for April. Source:
Treasury Department. Forecast: $152B. Previous: $113.459B (April FY '99).
2 p.m.:Federal Open Market Committee minutes. Source:
Federal Reserve. The Fed releases the minutes of its monetary policymaking committee's March 21 meeting .
Conferences and Meetings
eMarketing 2000 Conference,
, New York. Companies presenting (times Eastern):
- 8:30 - 9 a.m.:DoubleClick (DCLK) ,
iXL Enterprises (IIXL) and
Acxiom (ACXM) .
9:05 - 9:35 a.m.:Engage (ENGA) ,
Braun Consulting (BRNC) and
Harte-Hanks (HHS) - Get Report.
9:40 - 10:10 a.m.:24/7 Media Group (TFSM) ,
TeleTech Holdings (TTEC) - Get Report.
10:15 - 10:45 a.m.:Advertising.com,
Xceed (XCED) and
Precision Response (PRRC) .
10:50 - 11:20 a.m.:Beenz.com,
MessageMedia (MESG) .
11:25 - 12 p.m.:MindArrow Systems (ARRW) ,
Young & Rubicam (YNR) and
Marketing Services Group (MSGI) .
12:15 - 1:30 p.m.: Keynote speaker: Lawrence Kudlow,
CNBC.com chief economist.
1:30 - 2 p.m.:Grey Advertising (GREY) ,
Digitas (DTAS) and
ACNielsen (ART) .
2:05 - 2:35 p.m.:Kana Communications (KANA) ,
Tanning Technology (TANN) and
ClickAction (CLAC) .
2:40 - 3:10 p.m.:Promotions.com (PRMO) ,
eLoyalty (ELOY) and
3:15 - 4 p.m.:eMarketing 2000 Conference Panel: The User's Perspective, featuring Abby Marr, vice president - planning/communications,
TheStreet.com Inc. (TSCM) ; Mike Cammon, VP Internet & e-commerce,
Citigroup's (C) - Get Report e-Citi commerce solutions; and David Camp, VP marketing,
4:05 - 4:35 p.m.:Yankelovich Partners,
Razorfish (RAZF) and
The Source Information Management.
4:40 - 5:10 p.m.:Habama,
Luminant Worldwide (LUMT) and
InfoUSA (IUSA) .
e-Business e-ssentials Internet Conference,
, New York. Last of three days. Companies presenting (times Eastern):
- 8:30 - 9 a.m.:FirstPerson.com,
9 - 9:30 a.m.:Internet Pictures (IPIX) ,
Interactive Planet and
9:30 - 10 a.m.:NeoPlanet,
Scient (SCNT) and
PFSweb (PFSW) - Get Report.
10 - 10:30 a.m.:KOZ.com,
Netplex (NTPL) and
StarTek (SRT) - Get Report.
10:30 - 11 a.m.:causeLink,
11 - 11:30 a.m.:Clarus (CLRS) ,
11:30 - 12 p.m.:RoweCom (ROWE) ,
USInteractive (USIT) and
National Transportation Exchange.
12 - 1:15 p.m.:Venture Capital Panel:Odeon Partners,
Southeast Interactive and
1:30 - 2 p.m.:AnswerFinancial,
i2 Technologies (ITWO) and
ASD Systems (ASDS) .
2 - 2:30 p.m.:HealthAxis (HAXS) ,
Manhattan Associates (MANH) - Get Report and
Keystone Internet Access.
2:30 - 3 p.m.:S1 Technologies (SONE) and
Electron Economy EDS.
3 - 3:30 p.m.:Magnet Communications,
3:30 - 4 p.m.:G&L Bank,
Innotrac (INOC) .
4 - 4:30 p.m.:Leasing Group,
4:30 - 5 p.m.:United Shipping & Technology (USHP) ,
IPO Lockups Expiring
Ben Holmes, who heads
ipoPros.com subsidiary, keeps a close eye on lockup expirations every week. For more on lockups and why they matter, check out Holmes' primer on the subject. The full current lockup list is published separately.