Engineering services company Fluor (FLR) - Get Report and Internet software provider Novell (NOVL) step up to the plate to report their fiscal second-quarter earnings today.

On the economic data front,

BTM/Schroder Weekly Chain Store Sales Index

and

Redbook Retail Average

numbers are released.

Expected Earnings Reports

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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

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Forecasts are from

Reuters

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

TSC's

Economic Databank.

)

  • 9 a.m.:BTM/Schroder Weekly Chain Store Sales Index for the week ended May 13. Source: Schroder. Forecast: N/A. Previous: +0.9%.
  • 10:30 a.m.:Redbook Retail Average for the month through May 13, vs. April. Source: LJR Redbook. Forecast: N/A. Previous: +0.3%.