almost 3 years ago • 1 min
First-quarter earnings season starts building up a head of steam this week, before exploding into a true flurry of announcements next week. Here are some of the big events our analyst team will be keeping an eye on:
Monday Earnings from IBM and United Airlines, after the close of US trading.
Tuesday UK releases unemployment data. Earnings from Netflix, Johnson & Johnson, Procter & Gamble.
Wednesday Bank of Canada interest rate decision. Earnings from ASML, Verizon, Chipotle.
Thursday European Central Bank interest rate decision. Earnings from Snap, Intel, AT&T, SAP, Blackstone.
Friday IHS Markit releases purchasing managers’ index (PMI) data for many economies around the world, giving an indication of confidence in the manufacturing and services sectors. Earnings from Industrial & Commercial Bank of China (and several other big Chinese banks), PetroChina, Honeywell, American Express, Daimler.
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