Economic Calendar & Watch List 2/2/2017


Thursday February 2, 2017


Economic Calendar & Watch List


Morning Notes

US Futures are slightly lower this morning while along with European stocks in uninspired trade. The BOE maintained its benchmark rate and asset purchasing program. Asian stocks closed mostly lower.



The SPY held the former descending resistance throughout Tuesday’s sessions and attempted to pivot back higher during yesterday’s session. Support will lie at the low of yesterday’s range at $226.94, followed closely by the former descending resistance at $226.70, then $226.32, $225.27, and the 50 day moving average at $224.99. Resistance will lie at the high of yesterday’s session at $228.59, followed by $228.76, $229.59, and record highs at $229.71.


Small Cap Watch List

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**Others On Watch**






Economic Calendar

8:30 Weekly initial unemployment claims expected -9,000 to 250

8:30 Q4 non-farm productivity expected +1.0%

8:30 USDA weekly Export Sales


Notable Earnings Before Open

AstraZeneca (AZN) –  EPS Est. $0.59
Cigna Corp. (CI) –  EPS Est. $1.74         
ConocoPhillips (COP) –  EPS Est. -$0.42
Ferrari (RACE) –  EPS Est. $0.57
International Paper (IP) –  EPS Est. $0.71
Nokia (NOK) –  EPS Est. $0.08
Philip Morris (PM) –  EPS Est. $1.12
Ralph Lauren (RL) –  EPS Est. $1.64


Notable Earnings After Close (AMZN) –  EPS Est. $1.35
Amgen (AMGN) –  EPS Est. $2.79
Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) –  EPS Est. $0.98
Deckers Outdoor (DECK) –  EPS Est. $4.24
FireEye (FEYE) –  EPS Est. -$0.16
GoPro(GPRO) –  EPS Est. $0.24
Tableau Software (DATA) – EPS Est. $0.13