Economic Calendar & Watch Lists 4/22/2016

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Friday April 22, 2016

 

Economic Calendar & Watch Lists 4/22/2016

 

Morning Notes

US futures are relatively flat this morning while European stocks trade slightly higher as gains were paired after Daimler AG was requested by the DOJ to probe emissions certifications. The price of crude edged higher overnight, lifting energy producers. Asian markets closed mixed.

 

Technicals

SPY422

The SPY tested, rejected and closed back below the macro descending resistance line in yesterday’s session. Support will lie at the low of yesterday’s range at $208.65, followed by $207 and $206.84. Resistance will lie at the descending resistance line at $210, followed by the high of yesterday’s range at $210.25 and then $210.92.

 

Small Cap Watch List

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**Others On Watch**

$CAT

$MCD

$VRX

 

Economic Calendar

9:45 Preliminary-Apr Markit U.S. manufacturing PMI expected +0.5 to 52.0

3:00 USDA Mar Cold Storage

3:00 USDA Mar Cattle on Feed

 

Notable Earnings Before Open

AAL: American Airlines – EPS Est. $1.18, Rev Est. $9.44B

GE: General Electric – EPS Est. $.21, Rev Est. $27.78B

KMB: Kimberly Clark – EPS Est. $1.51, Rev Est. $4.54B

MCD: McDonald’s – EPS Est. $1.16, Rev Est. $5.79B

CAT: Caterpillar – EPS Est. $.67, Rev Est. $9.4B

 

Notable Earnings After Close

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