There's never a dull week on Wall Street. Let's go over some of the news that will shape the week to come.
The new trading week kicks off with home-improvement superstore Lowe's
If Lowe's isn't enough, category leader Home Depot
We can turn to China on Wednesday, as Dangdang
The market is betting on a small deficit out of the Chinese e-tailer. Dangdang posted quarterly profits in its first two quarters as a public company following last December's IPO, but now it's working on what is likely be its second straight money-losing quarter.
The denim and khaki retailer has nothing in common with the fabless-semiconductor company, but analysts do see both companies posting slightly lower earnings than they did a year earlier.
If Friday is pouring out slowly, blame H.J. Heinz
Until next week, I remain,
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