Wal-Mart Stores Inc. reports quarterly financial results.
FRIDAY, Nov. 16
Consumer Price Index (CPI): +0.6% in Sep 2012
Unemployment Rate: 7.9% in Oct 2012
Payroll Employment: +171,000(p) in Oct 2012
Average Hourly Earnings:-$0.01(p) in Oct 2012
Producer Price Index (PPI): +1.1%(p) in Sep 2012
Employment Cost Index (ECI): +0.4% in 3rd Qtr of 2012
Productivity: +1.9% in 3rd Qtr of 2012
U.S. Import Price Index: +0.5% in Oct 2012
U.S. Export Price Index: unchanged in Oct 2012
The following is a list of initial public offerings planned for the coming week. Sources include Renaissance Capital, Greenwich, CT (www.ipohome.com) and SEC filings.
Energy & Exploration Partners Inc. - Fort Worth, Texas, 15.8 million shares, priced $14 to $16, managed by Canaccord Genuity and Johnson Rice. Proposed NYSE symbol ENXP. Business: Oil and gas E&P focused on unconventional resources.
Ruckus Wireless Inc. - Sunnyvale, Calif., 8.4 million shares, priced $13 to $15, managed by Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, and Deutsche Bank. Proposed NYSE symbol RKUS. Business: Provides carrier-class Wi-Fi systems to telecoms and enterprises.
Silvercrest Asset Management Group - New York, 4.6 million class A shares, priced $11 to $13, managed by Sandler O'Neill and Raymond James. Proposed Nasdaq symbol SAMG. Business: Investment company with $11 billion in assets under management for ultra high net worth individuals.
Port calls this week
Luminous Ace -- Arrive: 11/16, Depart: 11/16, Last Port: Richmond, CA, Berth: 24-05, Cargo: Automobile, Stevedore: PASHA, Agent: NLI, Line: MOSK, Flag: PI
Definitions -- Stevedore: Manages the operation of loading or unloading a ship. Agent: Manages the contracts, logistics. Line: Shipping line that owns the ship. Flag: Nation the ship is flagged under. Source: San Diego Marine Information System