Spring Internet World 2000 gets underway in sunny California. Highlights from today's events include an electronic commerce symposium in addition to forums on media convergence, Web content management, Internet health care and Latin America.

Economic Data

(

Forecasts are from

Reuters

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

TSC's

Economic Databank.

)

  • 10 a.m.:Purchasing Managers' Index for March. Source: National Association of Purchasing Managment Forecast: 56.4. Previous: 56.9.
  • 10 a.m.:Constructions spending sales for February. Source: Census Bureau. Forecast: -0.6%. Previous: +2.7%.

Conferences and Meetings

  • Spring Internet World 2000 kicks off today at the Los Angeles Convention Center.

IPO Lockups Expiring

(TheStreet.com's

Ben Holmes

, who heads

TSC's

ipoPros.com subsidiary, keeps a close eye on lockup expirations every week. For more on lockups and why they matter, check out Holmes'

primer on the subject.)

Lockup End

Deal Name

Symbol

Lead Underwriter

4/03/00

Calico Commerce

(CLIC:Nasdaq)

Goldman Sachs

4/03/00

Neuberger Berman

(NEU:NYSE)

Goldman Sachs

4/03/00

PlanetRX.com

(PLRX:Nasdaq)

Goldman Sachs

4/03/00

SmartDisk

(SMDK:Nasdaq)

Robertson Stephens

4/03/00

Ultrapar Holdings

(UGP:NYSE)

Morgan Stanley Dean Witter