What's Happening Today: Thursday, March 26


  • Initial Unemployment Claims (week ended March 21) (8:30 AM)
  • GDP-Final (Q4) (8:30 AM)
  • Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner testimony to House Financial Services Committee (10:00 AM)
  • Dallas Fed President Richard Fisher on economic crisis and globalization (12:00 PM)
  • Richmond Fed President Jeffery Lacker on economic outlook (12:30 PM)
  • Minneapolis Fed President Gary Stern on “Too Big to Fail” (1:00 PM)


  • Best Buy (BBY) (Before bell)
  • ConAgra (CAG) (Before bell)
  • Dr Pepper Snapple (DPS) (Before bell)
  • Gamestop (GME) (Before bell)
  • Accenture (ACN) (After bell)



  • 7:30 AM – Michael Oxley, Former Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee
  • 7:40 AM – James Whitehurst, CEO & President, Red Hat
  • 8:00 AM – Laszlo Birinyi, President, Birinyi Associates
  • 9:45 AM – Jon Corzine, Governor of New Jersey
  • 2:20 PM – Rep. Paul Kanjorski (D-PA)
  • 3:15 PM – Thomas Gallagher, Head of Policy Researcy, Intl Strategy & Investment Group

Fox Business:

  • 7 AM – Lauren Rich Fine, Dir. Research ContentNext
  • 9:45 AM –  Randall Kroszner, Ex-Fed Governor
  • 3:20 PM – Muriel Siebert, Chairwoman of Muriel Siebert & Co.


  • Lazard Capital Markets Medical Device Technology Conference, Snowbird, Utah (Day 2 of 2)

All times ET.

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