Turn off CNBC. It's Labor Day. The market's closed. OK, technically it's the stateside markets that will be closed in observance of the holiday. It's business as usual for the rest of the world, including a few companies you may know, like France's Vivendi, reporting their quarterly results.
The market kicks off its shortened trading week on Tuesday. Filtration equipment specialist Donaldson
If you're in the mood for Chinese growth stocks, Wednesday's got Shanda Interactive
If you prefer your investments to be based closer to home, check out office supply superstore chain Staples
Glutton for punishment? Step right up to hear Toll Brothers
Few companies chance their earnings report on Fridays, much less on a holiday-shortened week. Get an early start on the weekend if you want. Head out to the multiplex to catch any of the summer blockbusters that you may have missed. The market can wait.
Until next week, I remain,
Longtime Fool contributor Rick Munarriz recommends windshield wiper fluid when trying to look forward. He is also part of the Rule Breakers newsletter research team, seeking out tomorrow's ultimate growth stocks a day early. He does own not own shares in any of the companies in this story. The Fool has a disclosure policy.