What's Happening Today: Thursday, January 8

Earnings:

  • Allscripts (MDRX) (After the bell.)
  • Apollo Group (APOL) (After the bell.)

Macro:

  • Weekly unemployment claims (week ended Jan. 3) (8:30 AM)
  • Consumer Credit (Nov.) (2:00 PM)

 

Television:

Bloomberg

  • 9:00 AM – Richard Clarida – Global Strategic Advisor PIMCO
  • 9:40 AM – Robert Bach – VP: Entertainment, Microsoft Corp.
  • 11:00 AM – Michael Kastner – Head of Fixed Income, Sterlin Stamos Captial Mgmt
  • 3:00 PM –  Jack Ablin – EVP/CIO Harris Private Bank
  • 3:40 PM – Ed Colligan – CEO Palm Inc
  • 4:00 PM – Josh Hochberg – Partner, McKena, Long & Aldridge
  • 4:30 PM – Barton Biggs – Managing Partner, Traxis Partners LLC
  • 9:00 PM – Rep. George Miler – US House of Representatives (D-CA)
  • 9:45 PM – Janet Tavakoli – President, Tavakoli Structured Finance

Fox Business

  • 9:45 AM – John Krafcik, Acting President and CEO, Hyundai Motor America
  • 11:00 AM – Steve Ballmer, CEO, Microsoft
  • 11:10 – Alan Mulally, CEO, Ford
  • 11:30 – Peter Schiff, President and Cheif Strategist, Europacific 
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM – Discussion on construction with Ronald DeFeo, CEO, Terex Corporation and Kenneth Simonson, Chief Economist, Associated General Contractors of America
  • 3:15 – Roger McNamee, Co-founder and Managing Director of Elevation Partners
  • 3:40 – Gary Shapiro, President Consumer Electronics Association

Radio:

Bloomberg:

  • 7:00 AM – Stephen Harbeck – President – Securities Investor Protection
  • 12:00 PM – Harry Clark – Founder/CEO – Clark Capital Managment Group

Events:

  • Consumer Electronics Show 2009 at the Las Vegas Convention centre, Las Vegas, Nevada (Day 2 of 5)

Notable Speakers:

Sir Howard Stringer, Sony Chairman and CEO (11:30 AM ET)
Alan Mulally, Ford President and CEO (7:30 PM ET)

  • Citi’s 19th Annual Entertainment, Media, and Telecommunications Conference at The Arizona Biltmore, Phoenix, Arizona (Day 3 of 3)

Notable Speakers:

Robert Dotson, T-Mobile USA CEO and President (8:15 AM)

  • Macworld 2009 at The Moscone centre, San Francisco, CA (Day 4 of 5)
  • Retailers announce December same-store sales results
  • Bank of England interest rate policy announcement
  • Fed Hoeing speaks about infrastructure spending (4:00 PM)

 

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