The week ahead in business

01/31/2014 11:00 AM

01/31/2014 3:11 PM


January motor vehicle sales; construction spending; Treasury securities auction; earnings from NASB Financial, Sysco, YRC Worldwide.


Factory orders; earnings from ADM, Arch Coal, Atmos Energy, Cerner, DeVry, Emerson Electric, HCA Holdings, Jack Henry, Waddell Reed Financial.


ADP employment report; earnings from Assurant, Humana, O’Reilly Automotive, Walt Disney.


Chain store sales; international trade; initial jobless claims; productivity and costs; Bloomberg consumer comfort index; earnings from Aetna, Empire District Electric, General Motors, LinkedIn, NIC, Spirit AeroSystems.

FRIDAY: January jobless report; consumer credit; earnings from CBOE Holdings, Cigna.

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