Economic Calendar & Watch List 12/21/2016


Wednesday December 21, 2016


Economic Calendar & Watch List


Morning Notes

US Futures are relatively flat this morning while European stocks drift lower amidst light holiday trading. The price of crude is edging higher this morning after API data late yesterday showed a drop in inventories last week. Asian stocks closed mostly mixed.



The SPY pivoted back higher in yesterday’s session after several days of consolidation. Support will lie at the low of yesterday’s range at $225.88, followed by $225.08, $224.67, and $224.26. Resistance will lie at the high of yesterday’s range at $226.57, followed by $227.81 and record highs at $228.34.


Small Cap Watch List

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**Others On Watch**




Economic Calendar

10:00 November existing home sales expected -1.8%

10:30 EIA Weekly Petroleum Status Report


Notable Earnings Before Open

Accenture (NYSE:ACN) – EPS est. $1.49

Finish Line (NASDAQ:FINL) – EPS est. ($0.18)


Notable Earnings After Close

Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ:BBBY) – EPS est. $0.99

Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) – EPS est. $0.28

Red Hat (NYSE:RHT) – EPS est. $0.58