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Monday

U.S.

Economic Lookahead

Chicago Purchasing Managers Index (Nov.)

Pending Home Sales Index (Oct.)

Featured Earnings

Adient (NYSE: ADNT) (Q4) EPS projected for 96 cents, compared to 63 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Zoom Video Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZM) (Q3) EPS projected for 57 cents, compared to one cent in the prior-year quarter.

New Jersey Resources (NYSE: NJR) (Q4) EPS projected for 57 cents, compared to 29 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Economic Lookahead

Industrial Product Price Index (Oct.) The index edged down 0.1% in September, led by lower prices for energy and petroleum products.

Raw Materials Price Index (Oct.) The index fell 2.2%, pulled downward mainly by lower prices for crude energy products.

Building Permits (Sept.) The total value of building permits rose 1.7% to $8.1 billion in August, driven by an increase in the residential sector in Ontario and Quebec.

Featured Earnings

1933 Industries Inc. (C.TGIF) (Q4) EPS projected for loss of one cent, compared to a loss of two cents in the prior-year quarter.

GT Gold Corp. (V.GTT) (Q2) EPS projected for loss of 3.17 cents, compared to a loss of one cent in the prior-year quarter.

PharmaCielo Ltd. (V.PCLO) (Q3) EPS projected for loss of five cents, compared to loss of seven cents in the prior-year quarter.

Tuesday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Markit Manufacturing PMI (Nov.)

Institute for Supply Management (Nov.)

Construction Spending (Oct.)

Motor Vehicle Sales (Nov.)

Featured Earnings

At Home Group Inc. (NYSE: HOME) (Q3) EPS projected for 63 cents, compared to breakeven in the prior-year quarter.

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) (Q4) EPS projected for 34 cents, compared to 49 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Salesforce (NYSE: CRM) (Q3) EPS projected for 26 cents, compared to 15 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Economic lookahead

Gross Domestic Product (Sept.) Gross domestic product grew 1.2% in August as 15 of 20 industrial sectors were up and two were essentially unchanged in the month.

IHS Markit Canada Manufacturing PMI (Nov.) The index registered 55.5 in October, down slightly from 56.0 in September, indicative of another strong improvement in overall business conditions.

Featured Earnings

Bank of Montreal (T.BMO) (Q4) EPS projected for $1.88, compared to $1.85 in the prior-year quarter.

Bank of Nova Scotia (T.BNS) (Q4) EPS projected for $1.24, compared to $1.04 in the prior-year quarter.

Khiron Life Sciences (T.KHRN) (Q2) EPS projected for loss of five cents, identical to the prior-year quarter.

Wednesday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

ADP Employment Report (Nov.)

Fed Beige Book

Featured Earnings

Five Below, Inc. (NASDAQ:FIVE) (Q3) EPS projected for 19 cents, compared to 18 cents in the prior-year quarter.

PVH Corp. (NYSE: PVH) (Q3) EPS projected for 20 cents, compared to $3.10 in the prior-year quarter.

Zscaler, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZS) (Q1) EPS projected for loss of 34 cents, compared to a loss of 10 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Featured Earnings

Descartes Systems Group Inc. (T.DSG) (Q3) EPS projected for 17.9 cents, compared to 15.8 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Evertz Technologies Limited (T.ET) (Q2) EPS projected for 15.5 cents, compared to one cent in the prior-year quarter.

National Bank (T.NA) (Q4) EPS projected for $1.48, compared to $1.66 in the prior-year quarter.

Royal Bank (T.RY) EPS projected for $2.00, compared to $2.20 in the prior-year quarter.

Thursday

U.S.

Economic Lookahead

Initial Jobless Claims (Nov.28)

Markit Services PMI (Nov.)

ISM Services Index (Nov.)

Featured Earnings

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBRL) (Q1) EPS projected for 39 cents, compared to $2.15 in the prior-year quarter.

Domo (NASDAQ: DOMO) (Q3) EPS projected for loss of 65 cents, compared to $1.05 in the prior-year quarter.

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) (Q3) EPS projected for 66 cents, compared to 47 cents in the prior-year quarter.


Canada

Featured Earnings

CIBC (TSX: CM) (Q4) EPS projected for $2.45, compared to $2.71 in the prior-year quarter.

Major Drilling Group International Inc. (T.MDI) (Q1) EPS projected for 7.75 cents, compared to three cents in the prior-year quarter.

Toronto Dominion (T.TD) (Q4) EPS projected for $1.26, compared to $1.25 in the prior-year quarter.

Friday

U.S.

Economic Lookahead

Non-Farm Payrolls (Nov.)

Trade Deficit (Oct.)

Factory Orders (Oct.)

Featured Earnings

Genesco Inc. (NYSE: GCO) (Q3) EPS projected for loss of 31 cents, compared to a gain of $1.33 in the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Economic Lookahead

Labour Force Survey (Nov.) Employment increased by 84,000 (+0.5%) in October, after growing by an average of 2.7% per month since May. The unemployment rate was 8.9%, little changed from September.

Canadian International Merchandise Trade (Oct.) In September, Canada's merchandise exports and imports each increased by 1.5%. As a result, Canada's merchandise trade deficit with the world widened slightly from $3.2 billion in August to $3.3 billion in September.

Featured Earnings

Canadian Western Bank (T.CWB) (Q4) EPS projected for 72 cents, compared to 74 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Laurentian Bank of Canada (T.LB) (Q4) EPS projected for 69 cents, compared to $1.02 in the prior-year quarter.

Waterloo Brewing Ltd. (T.WBR) (Q3) EPS projected for four cents, compared to six cents in the prior-year quarter.