Micron Technology (MU) - Get Report and Morgan Stanley Dean Witter (MWD) are in the earnings spotlight as the season starts to heat up. Plus, watch for the always-fascinating initial jobless claims report.

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.

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Economic Data

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Forecasts are from

Reuters

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TSC's

Economic Databank.

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  • 8:30 a.m.: Initial jobless claims for the week ended Saturday. Source: Labor Department. Forecast: 293,000. Previous: 296,000 (four-week average: 295,750).
  • 11 a.m.:Treasury buyback. Source: Treasury Department. The Treasury buys back securities specified yesterday from dealers. Offers are due at 11 a.m.