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U.S. reports real second-quarter GDP, Friday

Shoppers pass the Holt Renfrew flagship store on Bloor Street in Toronto.

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Companies reporting:

Celanese Corp., Fidelity National Financial Inc., Halliburton Co., Hasbro Inc., McDonald's Corp., Texas Instruments Inc..

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Statscan releases retail sales numbers for May, 2012. Economists expect a 0.5 per cent increase over April.

Companies reporting:

Aflac Inc., Apple Inc., E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Co., Hyundai Motor Co., iRobot Corp., KIA Motors Corp., Korean Air Lines Co. Ltd., Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., United Parcel Service Inc.


The U.S. reports on new home sales in June. Economists expect a 0.3 per cent increase over May.

Companies reporting:

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ArcelorMittal, Avon Products Inc., Cenovus Energy Inc., Daimler AG, Eli Lilly and Co., GlaxoSmithKline PLC, Morningstar Inc., Peugeot SA.


The U.S. reports on durable goods orders in June. Economists expect a 0.4 per cent increase over May.

Companies reporting:

3M Co., Amazon.Com Inc., Athabasca Oil Corp., Barrick Gold Corp., Canfor Corp., Colgate-Palmolive Co., Dow Chemical Co., Dunkin' Brands Group Inc., Expedia Inc., Exxon Mobil Corp., Facebook Inc., Goldcorp Inc., IMAX Corp., Imperial Oil Ltd., Invesco Ltd., Kimberly-Clark Corp., McGraw-Hill Companies Inc., New York Times Co., Potash Corp., Starbucks Corp.


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The U.S. reports real GDP for the second quarter of the year. Economists expect a 1.4-per-cent annualized rate.

Companies reporting:

Anglo American PLC, Barclays PLC, Celestica Inc., Domtar Corp., Eastman Chemical Co., Lafarge SA, Renault SA, Total SA.

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