The Robertson Stephens Tech 2000 Conference in beautiful San Francisco draws to a close today, with BroadVision (BVSN) - Get Report, KLA-Tencor (KLAC) - Get Report, Network Solutions (NSOL) and Webvan (WBVN) among the companies presenting.

Elsewhere, a couple of retailers are on the earnings slate, and Wall Street will take a look (or at least a glance) at January's

new home sales

data.

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.

)

  • 8:30 a.m.:Initial jobless claims for the week ended Feb. 26. Source: Labor Department. Forecast: N/A. Previous: 278,000 (four-week average: 286,500).
  • 10 a.m.:Leading economic indicators for January. Source: Conference Board. Forecast: N/A. Previous: +0.4%.
  • 10 a.m.:New home sales for January. Source: Census Bureau. Forecast: 889,000. Previous: 900,000.

Conferences and Meetings

Robertson Stephens Tech 2000 Conference

,

Palace Hotel

, San Francisco. Presenting today (times Eastern):