What's Happening Today: Thursday, February 12


  • Retail Sales (Jan.) (8:30 AM)
  • Weekly Initial Jobless Claims (week ended Feb. 7) (8:30 AM)
  • Business Inventories (Dec.) (10:00 AM)


  • Aetna (AET) (Before bell.)
  • Coca-Cola (KO) (Before bell.)
  • Marriott (MAR) (Before bell.)
  • Viacom (VIA) (8:30 AM)
  • Vonage (VG) (10:00 AM)
  • Journal Communications (JRN) (11:00 AM)
  • Embarq Corporation (EQ) (4:30 PM)
  • RealNetworks (RNWK) (5:00 PM)
  • TheKnot (KNOT) (4:30 PM)
  • RealNetworks (RNWK) (5:00 PM)



  • 8:00 AM – Rep. Thaddeus Mccotter, Chairman of the House GOP Policy Committee
  • 11:20 AM – Kathleen Smith, Principal, Renaissance Capital
  • 1:45 PM – Yvon Chouinard, Founder, Patagonia
  • 3:00 PM – David Swensen, CIO, Yale University Endowment chief
  • 5:00 PM – Leo Tilman, President, LM Tilman & Co
  • 5:00 PM – Joseph Keating, CIO, RBC Bank

Fox Business:

  • 10 AM – Asheesh Advani, CEO, Virgin Money
  • 10:30 AM – Jim McCann, CEO, 1800Flowers.com
  • 11 AM – Robert Kessler, CEO, Kessler Companies
  • 11:15 AM – Kaj Den Daas, CEO, Philips Lighting
  • 11:30 AM – Walt Mossberg, Journal Personal Tech Columnist


  • Goldman Sachs Second Annual Consumer Retail Leveraged Finance Conference, New York, NY

All times ET.

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