The following is a daily rundown of the economic reports and corporate earnings that will be grabbing the market's attention in the week ahead.
MONDAY, Feb. 3
(830 a.m. ET) Statistics Canada releases the industrial product and raw materials price indexes for December.
(10 a.m. ET) Institute for Supply Management releases its U.S. manufacturing index for January.
(10 a.m. ET) U.S. Commerce Department releases construction spending for December.
Automakers release vehicle sales for January.
Earnings include: Suncor Energy (after markets close); Cash Store Financial; Anadarko Petroleum; Baidu; Take-Two Interactive Software; Yum! Brands
TUESDAY, Feb. 4
(10 a.m. ET) U.S. Commerce Department releases factory orders for December.
Earnings include: Bell Aliant; WestJet Airlines; British Petroleum; Panasonic; Genworth MI Canada; Whistler Blackcomb Holdings; Arch Coal; Archer-Daniels-Midland; Boston Scientific; Buffalo Wild Wings; Centene; CME Group; Delphi Automotive; Gannett; Genworth Financial; Gilead Sciences; International Paper Company; McGraw Hill Financial; Michael Kors Holdings; Sirius XM Holdings; Clorox; Toyota Motor; UBS.
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 5
(830 a.m. ET) Statistics Canada releases building permits for December.
(10 a.m. ET) U.S. Institute for Supply Management releases its service sector index for January.
Earnings include: Gildan Activewear; Brookfield Infrastructure; Canfor; Chartwell Retirement; Intact Financial; TMX Group; ATS Automation Tooling Systems; Sierra Wireless; Coca-Cola Enterprises; Green Mountain Coffee Roasters; Marathon Oil; Merck & Co.; Pandora Media; Shutterfly; Nasdaq OMX Group; Walt Disney; Time Warner; Twitter; Yelp.
THURSDAY, Feb. 6
European Central Bank’s governing council meets to set monetary policy for the euro zone.
Germany releases December industrial orders figures for Europe’s biggest economy.
Select chain retailers release January sales comparisons.
(830 a.m. ET) U.S. Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims and fourth-quarter productivity data.
(830 a.m. ET) U.S. Commerce Department releases international trade data for December .
(830 a.m. ET) Statistics Canada releases the Canadian international merchandise trade figures for December.
Earnings include: BCE; Brookfield Property; Brookfield Renewable; Fortis; Resolute Forest Products; Daimler AG; Credit Suisse; Vodafone; Gluskin Sheff + Associates; Manitoba Telecom Services; Saputo; Shoppers Drug Mart; Smart Technologies; Lionsgate; New Gold; Activision Blizzard; Advance Auto Parts; Aetna; AOL; Burger King Worldwide; Dunkin’ Brands Group; Expedia; Exelon; Gartner; General Motors; Kellogg; KKR & Co; LinkedIn; Lions Gate Entertainment; News Corp.; Nu Skin Enterprises; Philip Morris International; Smith & Nephew; The New York Times; Twenty-First Century Fox; Zynga
FRIDAY, Feb. 7
Germany releases December industrial production figures for Europe’s biggest economy.
(830 a.m. ET) U.S. Labor Department releases employment data for January.
(830 a.m. ET) Statistics Canada releases the labour force survey for January.
Earnings include: Domtar; Cameco; Boston Pizza Royalties Income Fund; Heroux-Devtek.
With files from The Canadian Press