Jan 15, 2021 (Baystreet.ca via COMTEX) -- Monday
Markets closed for Martin Luther King Day
Goldman Sachs /zigman2/quotes/209237603/composite GS -0.58% (Q4) EPS projected to be $6.68, compared to $4.69 in the prior-year quarter.
Netflix /zigman2/quotes/202353025/composite NFLX +1.00% (Q4) EPS projected to be $1.38, compared to $1.30 in the prior-year quarter.
Monthly Survey of Manufacturing (Nov.) Manufacturing sales rose 0.3% to $54.1 billion in October on higher sales of non-durable products. Nevertheless, sales in the manufacturing sector were 3.0% below their pre-pandemic levels in February.
Wholesale Trade (Nov.) The sale of wholesale products rose 1.0% in October to $66.7 billion. It was the sixth consecutive increase for the sector.
National Association of Home Builders index (Jan.)
Inauguration of Joe Biden as President (12 p.m. EST)
Fastenal Company /zigman2/quotes/206312496/composite FAST +2.29% (Q4) EPS projected to be 33 cents, compared to 31 cents in the prior-year quarter
Morgan Stanley /zigman2/quotes/209104354/composite MS -0.30% (Q4) EPS projected to be $1.24, compared to $1.20 in the prior-year quarter
Procter & Gamble /zigman2/quotes/202894679/composite PG +3.14% (Q2) EPS projected to be $1.51, compared to $1.42 in the prior-year quarter
Bank of Canada Rate Announcement (10 a.m. EST) (Dec.) The Bank of Canada maintained its target for the overnight rate at the effective lower bound of ¼ percent, with the Bank Rate at 0.5% and the deposit rate at 0.25%.
Consumer Price Index (Dec.) Inflation rose 1.0% on a year-over-year basis in November, up from a 0.7% increase in October. On a seasonally adjusted monthly basis, the CPI rose 0.3% in November, matching the increase in October.