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Eye on the Week Ahead
With earnings season coming to a close, investors may turn their attention to the flood of manufacturing-related data this week. And given the recent records in equities prices, options expiration at week's end could be accompanied by some volatility.
Key dates and data releases: retail sales, business inventories (5/13); import/export prices (5/14); wholesale prices, industrial production, Empire State manufacturing survey, international capital flows (5/15); consumer prices, housing starts, Philly Fed manufacturing survey (5/16); leading economic indicators, options expiration (5/17).
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The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) is a price-weighted index composed of 30 widely traded blue-chip U.S. common stocks. The S&P 500 is a market-cap weighted index composed of the common stocks of 500 leading companies in leading industries of the U.S. economy. The NASDAQ Composite Index is a market-value weighted index of all common stocks listed on the NASDAQ stock exchange. The Russell 2000 is a market-cap weighted index composed of 2000 U.S. small-cap common stocks. The Global Dow is an equally weighted index of 150 widely traded blue-chip common stocks worldwide. Market indexes listed are unmanaged and are not available for direct investment.