Major companies tentatively scheduled to report quarterly earnings this week, with ticker symbol and Thomson Financial profit estimates:
FRIDAY, Nov. 9
J.C. Penney Co. Inc. reports quarterly financial results.
Consumer Price Index (CPI): +0.6% in Sep 2012
Unemployment Rate: 7.8% in Sep 2012
Payroll Employment: +114,000(p) in Sep 2012
Average Hourly Earnings: +$0.07(p) in Sep 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: +1.1% in Sep 2012
U.S. Export Price Index: +0.8% in Sep 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.
Radius Health Inc. - Cambridge, Mass., 6.5 million shares, priced $8.50 to $10.50, managed by UBS and Leerink Swann. Proposed Nasdaq symbol RDUS. Business: VC-backed biotech developing treatments to restore bone loss from osteoporosis.
Singulex Inc. - Alameda, Calif., 4.4 million shares, priced $15 to $17, managed by UBS and Piper Jaffray. Proposed NYSE symbol SGLX. Business: Provides advanced diagnostic testing for cardiovascular disease.
Taylor & Martin Group Inc. - Houston, 15 million shares, priced $10 to $12, managed by Canaccord Genuity and Oppenheimer. Proposed NYSE symbol TMG. Business: Provider of marketplaces and value-added solutions for the liquidation of pre-owned capital assets, excess inventory and returned consumer goods.
Port calls this week
Green Point -- Arrive: 11/05, Depart: 11/07, Last Port: Germany, Berth: 24-04, Cargo: Automobile, Stevedore: PASHA, Agent: PSH, Line: NYK, Flag: USA
Jean Anne -- Arrive: 11/06, Depart: 11/06, Last Port: Hawaii, Berth: 24-02, Cargo: Automobile, Stevedore: PASHA, Agent: PSH, Line: PASHA, Flag: USA
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