Wall Street will take a break from digesting yesterday's aggressive rate hike to consider today's earnings announcements. The following companies are scheduled to report: Analog Devices (ADI) - Get Report, Consolidated Stores (CNS) - Get Report and Campbell Soup (CPB) - Get Report.
In addition, financial observers will take a peek at today's lockup expirations, which include
And finally, in the Big Apple, market players at
Banc of America Securities'
Growth Telecommunications, Media & Entertainment Conference and
e-Business e-ssentials Internet Conference will kick it up a notch.
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
- 7 a.m.:
Mortgage Application Survey for the week ending May 5. Source:
Mortgage Bankers Association.
Refinancing Index: Forecast: N/A. Previous: 357.7.
Purchase Index: Forecast: N/A. Previous: 341.2.
2:30 p.m.: Treasury auction announcement. Source:
Bureau of the Public Debt. The Treasury announces the size of its next monthly two-year note auction, next Wednesday.
6:30 p.m.:Consumer Comfort Index for the week ended May 6. Source:
Money Magazine and
ABC News. Forecast: N/A. Previous: 25.
Conferences and Meetings
Banc of America Securities
Growth Telecommunications, Media & Entertainment Conference,
St. Regis Hotel
, New York. Last of three days. Companies presenting (times Eastern):
- 8 a.m.:MCI WorldCom (WCOM) .
8:30 a.m.:RCN (RCNC) and
Pac-West Telecomm (PACW) - Get Report.
9 a.m.:Qwest Communications (Q) and
Globecomm Systems (GCOM) .
9:30 a.m.:Centennial Communications (CYCL) .
10 a.m.:Loral Space & Communications (LOR) - Get Report.
10:45 a.m.:Hughes Electronics (GMH) .
11:15 a.m.:Dobson Communications (DCEL) ,
Sirius Satellite (SIRI) - Get Report and
Focal Communications (FCOM) - Get Report.
11:45 a.m.: Luncheon. Featured speaker: James Q. Crane, president & CEO,
Level 3 Communications (LVLT) .
1:30 p.m.:Sprint PCS (PCS) .
2 p.m.:Pegasus Communications (PGTV) .
2:30 p.m.:Montana Power/ Touch America (MTP) - Get Report and
TeleCorp PCS (TLCP) .
3 p.m.:Enron (ENE) and
ITC DeltaCom (ITCD) .
3:30 p.m.:Globalstar Telecommunications (GSTRF) and
ICG Communications (ICGX) .
4 p.m.:UnitedGlobalCom (UCOM) - Get Report.
e-Business e-ssentials Internet Conference,
, New York. Second of three days. Companies presenting (times Eastern):
- 8:30 - 9 a.m.:Inter Act Electronic Marketing,
FreeMarkets (FMKT) ,
Xcare.net (XCAR) .
9 - 9:30 a.m.:MatchLogic,
Ariba (ARBA) and
9:30 - 10 a.m.:Engage (ENGA) ,
Entrade (ETA) and
MedicaLogic (MDLI) .
10 - 10:30 a.m.:dash.com,
Entrade (ETA) and
10:30 - 11 a.m.:DoubleClick (DCLK) ,
Calico Commerce (CLIC) and
11 - 11:30 a.m.:PrivaSeek,
Smith-Gardner (SGAI) and
Healtheon/WebMD (HLTH) .
11:30 - 12 p.m.:Acxiom (ACXM) and
Descarte (DSGX) - Get Report.
12 - 1:15 p.m.:Privacy Panel;24/7 Media (TFSM) , dash.com,
Engage (ENGA) .
1:30 - 2 p.m.:MessageMedia (MESG) ,
Vialink (VLNK) and
priceline.com (PCLN) .
2 - 2:30 p.m.:InfoNow (INOW) ,
DataStream (DSTM) and
The Knot (KNOT) .
2:30 - 3 p.m.:eGain (EGAN) - Get Report,
Manugistics (MANU) - Get Report and
Garden.com (GDEN) - Get Report.
3 - 3:30 p.m.: 24/7 Media,
Power-One (PWER) and
Alloy Online (ALOY) .
3:30 - 4 p.m.:Tealeaf Technologies,
Silicon Energy and
Scient's (SCNT) e-tailing division.
4 - 4:30 p.m.:MMS Incentives,
4:30 - 5 p.m.:World Oil and
Williams-Sonoma (WSM) - Get Report.
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.
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