What an earnings roster!

Among the companies stepping up to the plate today is

Intel

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. On Monday,

Salomon Smith Barney

issued a negative report on the chip market and lowered Intel's 2001 earnings per share estimate by 20 cents. The semiconductor stock fell $4.69, or 11.6%, to $35.69 yesterday.

Headlining today's economic releases is the

industrial production and capacity utilization report for September.

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

TST Recommends

Reuters

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

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Economic Databank.

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  • 9 a.m.: BTM Weekly U.S. Retail Chain Store Sales for the week ended Saturday. Source: Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi. Forecast: N/A. Previous: +0.2%.
  • 9:15 a.m.: Industrial production for September. Source: Federal Reserve. Forecast: +0.1%. Previous: +0.3%. Capacity utilization: Forecast: 82.2%. Previous: 82.3%.
  • 10:30 a.m.: Redbook Retail Average for the month through Saturday, vs. September. Source: LJR Redbook. Forecast: N/A. Previous: +0.5%.
  • 1 p.m.: Housing Market Index for October. Source: National Association of Home Builders Forecast: N/A. Previous: 61.

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