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A daily rundown of the economic reports and corporate earnings that will be grabbing the market's attention in the week ahead.

Monday August 1

China, Japan and Euro area manufacturing purchasing managers' index (PMI)

(10 a.m. ET) U.S. manufacturing PMI for July. Consensus is 53.0, down from 53.2 in June.
(10 a.m. ET) U.S. construction spending for June. Consensus is an increase of 0.5 per cent from May/

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Earnings include: Aegion Corp.; AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc.; Lightstream Resources Ltd.


Tuesday August 2

Japan consumer confidence index
Euro area producer price index

(8:30 a.m. ET) U.S. personal spending and income for June. Consensus is increases of 0.3 per cent, respectively, from May.
(8:30 a.m. ET) U.S. core PCE Price Index for June. Consensus estimates are an increase of 0.1 per cent from May and 1.6 per cent year over year.
(9:30 a.m. ET) Canada RBC Manufacturing PMI for July.

Also: Canada auto sales;

U.S. Ward's Total Vehicle Sales for July. Consensus is 17 million (annualized rate)

Earnings include: 5N Plus Inc.; Aetna Inc.; Alleghany Corp.; American International Group Inc.; Cardinal Health Inc.; Cerner Corp.; Choice Hotels International Inc.; Clearwater Seafoods Inc.; Concho Resources Inc.; Devon Energy Corp.; Diamondback Energy Inc.; Discovery Communications Inc; DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc.; Electronic Arts Inc.; Ensign Energy Services Inc.; Etsy Inc.; Fitbit Inc.; FMC Corp.; Genworth MI Canada Inc.; Gibson Energy Inc.; Hanwei Energy Services Corp.; Indigo Books and Music Inc.; Magellan Midstream Partners LP.; Mallinckrodt Plc; Molson Coors Brewing Co.; Mosaic Co.; North American Energy Partners Inc.; ONEOK Inc.; Pfizer Inc.; Pitney Bowes Inc.; Procter & Gamble Co.; Saputo Inc.; Second Cup Ltd.; Senvest Capital Inc.; Trinidad Drilling Ltd.; WSP Global Inc.


Wednesday August 3

China, Japan and Euro area services and composite PMI
Euro area retail sales

(8:15 a.m. ET) U.S. ADP National Employment Report for July. Consensus is an increase of 170,000 from June.
(9:45 a.m. ET) U.S. Markit services and composite PMI for July.
(10 a.m. ET) U.S. non-manufacturing ISM for July. Consensus is 56.0, down from 56.5 in June.

Earnings include: 3D Systems Corp.; Acadian Timber Corp.; Aegerion Pharmaceuticals Inc.; Agrium Inc.; Arsenal Energy Inc.; Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP; Brookfield Real Estate Services Inc.; Cardiome Pharma Corp.; Clarke Inc.; Clorox Co.; Endeavour Silver Corp.; Equinix Inc.; Finning International Inc.; First Capital Realty Inc.; Gear Energy Ltd.; Godaddy Inc.; High Liner Foods Inc.; IAMGOLD Corp.; Kinaxis Inc.; Manitoba Telecom Services Inc.; Marathon Oil Corp.; Metlife Inc.; Newalta Corp.; Occidental Petroleum Corp.; Office Depot Inc.; Paramount Resources Ltd; Progressive Corp.; Prudential Financial Inc.; Redknee Solutions Inc.; Rio Tinto PLC; Shopify Inc.; Spectra Energy Corp.; Square Inc.; Sunoco LP; Tallgrass Energy GP LP; Tesla Motors Inc.; Time Warner Inc.; Tourmaline Oil Corp.; TSO3 Inc.; Waste Connections Inc.; Zoetis Inc.


Thursday August 4

Euro area retail PMI
(7 a.m. ET) Bank of England monetary policy announcement, minutes and quarterly inflation report followed by Governor Mark Carney's press conference.

(8:30 a.m. ET) U.S. initial jobless claims for week of July 30. Estimate is 266,000, an increase of 14,000 from previous week.
(10 a.m. ET) U.S. factory orders for June. Consensus is a decline of 1.9 per cent from May.

Earnings include: ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc.; Activision Blizzard Inc.; Advantage Oil & Gas Ltd.; Alcatel Lucent SA; Algoma Central Corp.; AMC Networks Inc.; Apache Corp.; B2Gold Corp.; BCE Inc.; Boralex Inc.; Callidus Capital Corp.; Canadian Natural Resources Ltd.;  Canam Group Inc.; Canam Group Inc.; Cara Operations Ltd.; Carrizo Oil & Gas Inc.; CI Financial Corp.; Conifex Timber Inc.; Consolidated Edison Inc.; Cott Corp.; Duke Energy Corp.; Enerflex Ltd.; Heroux-Devtek Inc.; IGM Financial Inc.; Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services Inc.; Innergex Renewable Energy Inc.; Inter Pipeline Ltd.; Kellogg Co.; Kemper Corp.; Kirkland Lake Gold Inc.; Labrador Iron Ore Royalty Corp.; Lucara Diamond Corp.; Manulife Financial Corp.; MGM Resorts International; Nokia Corp.; Norsat International Inc.; Parker-Hannifin Corp.; Parkland Fuel Corp.;  Pembina Pipeline Corp.; Pengrowth Energy Corp.; Penn West Petroleum Ltd.; The Priceline Group Inc.; Primero Mining Corp.; Re/Max Holdings Inc.; Redline Communications Group Inc.; Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc.; Restaurant Brands International Inc.; Siemens Ltd; SMART Technologies Inc.; SNC-Lavalin Group Inc.; Spin Master Corp.; Stantec Inc.; Starwood Property Trust Inc.; Symantec Corp.; Time Inc.; Universal Corp.; Viacom Inc.; Westshore Terminals Investment Corp.; Whitecap Resources Inc.; Xtreme Drilling Corp.; ZCL Composites Inc.;


Friday August 5

Japan leading index
Germany factory orders

(8:30 a.m. ET) Canada employment for July. Consensus is an increase of 0.1 per cent (10,000 jobs)
(8:30 a.m. ET) Canada unemployment rate for July. Consensus is 6.9 per cent, up 0.1 per cent from June.
(8:30 a.m. ET) Canada average hourly wages for June. Estimate is an increase of 2 per cent year over year.
(8:30 a.m. ET) Canada merchandise trade deficit for June. Estimate is $2.6-billion, down from $3.3-billion in May.
(8:30 a.m. ET) U.S. nonfarm payrolls for July. Consensus is an increase of 180,000 from previous month.
(8:30 a.m. ET) U.S. unemployment rate for July. Consensus is 4.8 per cent, down 0.1 per cent from June.
(8:30 a.m. ET) U.S. average hourly earnings for July. Consensus is an increase of 0.2 per cent from June and 2.6 per cent year over year.
(8:30 a.m. ET) U.S. goods and services trade deficit for June. Consensus is $42.8-billion, an increase of $1.7-billion from May.
(10 a.m. ET) Canada Ivey Purchasing Managers' Index for July
(3 p.m. ET) U.S. consumer credit for June. Consensus is an increase of $16-billion from previous month.

Earnings include: AES Corp.; Ameren Corp.; Cascades Inc.; CST Brands Inc.; E L Financial Corporation Ltd.; Energy Fuels Inc.; Enerplus Corp.; Fiera Capital Corp.; JD.Com Inc.; Kraft Heinz Co.; NGex Resources Inc.; Power Corporation of Canada; Power Financial Corp.; Pretium Resources Inc.; TELUS Corp.; Virgin America Inc.; Weyerhaeuser Co.

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