Retailers Lowe's (LOW) - Get Report and Toys R Us (TOY) get set to post third-quarter results. Also today, quiet periods expire for a couple of new issues.

Expected Earnings Reports

This table includes S&P 500 companies only. Dates are as expected according to First Call/Thomson Financial, and may change.

IPO Quiet Periods Expiring

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Quiet Period End

Deal Name

Symbol

Lead Underwriter

11/13/00

Wesport Resources

(WRC:NYSE)

CS First Boston

11/13/00

Wipro

(WIT:NYSE)

Morgan Stanley Dean Witter

11/13/00

Delcath Systems

(DCTH:Nasdaq)

Whale