March 21 – March 25
Monday March 21
Japanese markets closed
(8:30 a.m. ET) U.S. Chicago Fed National Activity Index for February.
(12 p.m. ET) U.S. Fed Chair Jerome Powell speaks at the NABE Economic Policy Conference in Washington.
Earnings include: Nike Inc.; Orla Mining Ltd.
Tuesday March 22
(8:30 a.m. ET) Canada’s industrial product and raw materials price index for February. Estimates are increases of 2.0 per cent and 5.5 per cent, respectively, from January.
(8:30 a.m. ET) Canadian household and mortgage credit for January.
(10 a.m. ET) U.S. Richmond Fed Manufacturing Index for March.
Also: Quebec and New Brunswick budget.
Earnings include: Adobe Systems Inc.; Converge Technology Solutions Corp.; Filo Mining Corp.; Victoria Gold Corp.
Wednesday March 23
Japan machine tool orders
Euro zone consumer confidence
(8 a.m. ET) U.S. Fed Chair Jerome Powell speaks on a BIS panel.
(10 a.m. ET) U.S. new home sales for February. The consensus projection is an annualized rise of 1.8 per cent.
Also: Saskatchewan budget
Earnings include: Boyd Group Income Fund; Cintas Corp.; Cresco Labs Inc.; Fortuna Silver Mines Inc.; General Mills Inc.; Seabridge Gold Inc.
Thursday March 24
Japan PMI and department store sales
Euro zone PMI and ECB economic bulletin
(8:30 a.m. ET) U.S. initial jobless claims for week of March 19. Estimate is 211,000, down 3,000 from the previous week.
(8:30 a.m. ET) U.S. current account deficit for Q4. Consensus is US$218-billion, up from US$214.8-billion in Q3.
(8:30 a.m. ET) U.S. durable goods orders for February. The Street expects a decline of 1.4 per cent.
(9:45 a.m. ET) U.S. Markit PMIs for March.
(11 a.m. ET) U.S. Kansas City Manufacturing Activity for March.
Earnings include: Atalaya Mining Ltd.; SiverCrest Metals Inc.
Friday March 25
Germany business climate
(8:30 a.m. ET) Canada’s manufacturing sales for February.
(10 a.m. ET) U.S. University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment for March.
(10 a.m. ET) U.S. pending home sales for February.
Also: Ottawa’s budget balance for January.
Earnings include: BRP Inc.; Dentalcorp Holdings Ltd.; Skeena Resources Ltd.