The week ahead: Apple, Tesla, Facebook & Microsoft Earnings, the Fed and U.S Q4 GDP

Read the key events to monitor for the week which starts on January 25, 2021.  


EarningsKimberly-Clark, Yamana Gold, Steel Dynamics

Macro numbers

E.U: German Ifo Business Climate Index (January)



FOMC meeting begins

Earnings: Microsoft, 3M, Johnson & Johnson, American Express, Starbucks, Raytheon, Verizon, Texas Instruments, Lockheed Martin, UBS, D.R. Horton, General Electric, Novartis, UBS, Freeport-McMoRan, Paccar, Capital One, Advanced Micro Devices

Macro numbers

U.S: S&P/Case-Shiller home prices; FHFA home prices; Consumer confidence



Fed rate decision; Fed Chairman Jerome Powell briefing

EarningsFacebook, Apple, Tesla, AT&T, Boeing, General Dynamics, Whirlpool, Norfolk Southern, Blackstone, Nasdaq, Anthem, Abbott Labs, Textron, Corning, Hess, VF Corp, Samsung, Teradyne, Canadian Pacific Railway, Raymond James, Levi Strauss

Macro numbers

U.S: Durable goods
Asia: Japanese Retail Sales 



EarningsMcDonald’s, Dow, Visa, Mondelez, Northrop Grumman, Comcast, Mastercard, PulteGroup, Southwest Air, Altria, American Airlines, JetBlue, T.Rowe Price, McCormick, Brunswick, Marsh and McLennan, Sherwin-Williams, Stanley Black and Decker, Canon, Valero Energy, Beazer Homes

Macro numbers

U.S: Initial jobless claims, Q4 Real GDP, Advance economic indicators, New home sales

Asia: Japanese Tokyo Core Consumer Price Index



EarningsChevron, Caterpillar, Colgate-Palmolive, SAP, Eli Lilly, Honeywell, Weyerhaeuser, Synchrony Financial, Booz Allen, LyondellBasell, Church and Dwight

Macro numbers

U.S: Personal income and spending, Chicago PMI, Pending home sales, Consumer sentiment

E.U: French Consumer Spending; French Preliminary GDP (Q4); German Preliminary GD (Q4); German Unemployment Rate.



Source: CNBC, Investopedia.  

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