A big week ahead of us particularly following Friday’s scare with Dubai. Earnings are officially over with, but the economic news is very heavy in the upcoming week. Expect traders to be jittery as the year comes to an end with the majority of portfolio managers sitting on gains that they will likely look to protect.
Chicago PMI – 9:45 AM ET
Motor Vehicle Sales
ICSC-Goldman Store Sales 7:45 AM ET
Redbook 8:55 AM ET
ISM Mfg Index 10:00 AM ET
Construction Spending Bullet10:00 AM ET
Pending Home Sales Index – 10:00 AM ET
ADP Employment Report 8:15 AM ET
EIA Petroleum Status Report 10:30 AM ET
Beige Book 2:00 PM ET
Chain Store Sales
Monster Employment Index
ECB Announcement 7:45 AM ET
Jobless Claims 8:30 AM ET
ISM Non-Mfg Index 10:00 AM ET
EIA Natural Gas Report 10:30 AM ET
Ben Bernanke Speaks
Monthly Employment Report 8:30 AM ET
Charles Plosser Speaks 10:00 AM ET
Factory Orders 10:00 AM ET
James Bullard Speaks 1:15 PM ET
Mr. Roche is the Founder and Chief Investment Officer of Discipline Funds.Discipline Funds is a low fee financial advisory firm with a focus on helping people be more disciplined with their finances.
He is also the author of Pragmatic Capitalism: What Every Investor Needs to Understand About Money and Finance, Understanding the Modern Monetary System and Understanding Modern Portfolio Construction.