officials and earnings from more of the nation's retailers will lead the headlines on Tuesday.
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Also expected are results from
The economic calendar only has the consumer confidence index from the Conference Board, but two Fed bank presidents, Philadelphia's Charles Plosser and Chicago's Charles Evans, are scheduled to speak.
, Philip Van Doorn will take a look at seven banks in Florida whose heavy exposure to problem loans may mean they lack sufficient capital to ride out the subprime storm.
Also, Ted Reed will examine how this year's orders are shaping up for
and Airbus, and Jeffrey Strain will explain which debt should go to the top of your bill pile.