Economic Calendar & Watch List 10/28/2015


Wednesday October 28, 2015


Economic Calendar & Watch List 10/28/2015


Morning Notes

US futures are slightly higher and European stocks are trading higher by over +.5% after AAPL reported earnings and is trading higher in the premarket. The market awaits the results of the FOMC 2 day policy meeting later today to be released at 2:00 PM EST for an interest rate decision. Asian stocks closed predominantly lower.




The SPY traded lower in yesterday’s session but closed off the lows after testing the 200 day moving average at $206. Support will lie at the 200 day moving average at $206, followed by the low of yesterday’s range at $205.79. Resistance will lie at the high of yesterday’s range at $207, followed by $207.37 and $207.95.


Small Cap Watch List

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**Others On Watch**





Economic Calendar

7:00 Weekly MBA mortgage applications

7:30 Sep advance U.S. goods trade deficit expected -$64.3 billion

10:30 EIA Weekly Petroleum Status Report

11:30 Treasury auctions $15 billion 2-year floating rate notes

1:00 Treasury auctions $35 billion 5-year T-notes

2:00 FOMC interest rate decision


Notable Earnings Before Open

GRMN: Garmin – EPS Est. $.51, Rev Est. $687.6M

LVLT: Level 3 Communications – EPS Est. $.46, Rev Est. $2.06B

ANTM: Anthem – EPS Est. $2.33, Rev Est. $19.64B

HOT: Starwood Hotels – EPS Est. $.72, Rev Est. $1.44B


Notable Earnings After Close

FFIV: F5 Networks – EPS Est. $1.74, Rev Est. $506.52M

AMGN: Amgen – EPS Est. $2.38, Rev Est. $5.32B

PYPL: PayPal – EPS Est. $.24, Rev Est. N/A

TSO: Tesoro Group – EPS Est. $6.05, Rev Est. $7.1B

VRTX: Vertex – EPS Est. $(.60), Rev Est. $244.25M

UNM: Unum – EPS Est. $.91, Rev Est. $2.68B