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is the big dog among today's big earnings releasers.

Out in La Quinta, Calif., the

Goldman Sachs Techology Investment Symposium

rolls into Day 2 with

Red Hat









Dana Carvey

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among the presenters. (The comedian performs for the weary conference attendees after what's scheduled to be a rough afternoon of golf, tennis, spa treatments and jeep rides.)

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.


Economic Data


Forecasts are from


. Times are Eastern. For a longer-term economic calendar and more, see


Economic Databank.


  • 8:30 a.m.:Productivity for the fourth quarter of 1999 -- preliminary. Source: Labor Department. Forecast: +3.7%. Previous: +4.9%.
  • 8:30 a.m.:Unit labor costs for the fourth quarter of 1999 -- preliminary. Source: Labor Department. Forecast: N/A. Previous: -0.2%.
  • 9 a.m.:BTM/Schroder Weekly Chain Store Sales Index for the week ended Feb. 5. Source: Schroder. Forecast: N/A. Previous: -0.2%.
  • 10:30 a.m.:Redbook Retail Average for the month through Feb. 5, vs. January. Source: LJR Redbook. Forecast: N/A. Previous: +1.6%.

Conferences and Meetings

Goldman Sachs Technology Investment Symposium


La Quinta Resort & Club

, La Quinta, Calif. Second of five days. Presenting today (times Eastern):

IPO Lockups Expiring


Ben Holmes, who heads

TSC's subsidiary, keeps a close eye on lockup expirations every week. For more on lockups and why they matter, check out Holmes' column on the subject. And you can also take a look at the full current lockup list.


Lockup End

Deal Name


Lead Underwriter


Active Software


Goldman Sachs


Netscout Systems


Deutsche Banc Alex. Brown


U.S. Aggregates


Deutsche Banc Alex. Brown

Treasury Auction

  • 1:30 p.m.: The Treasury Department announces the results of its five-year note auction, at which $12 billion of securities will be sold, with bids due at 1 p.m. The auction is the first leg of the quarterly refunding, which continues tomorrow and Thursday.