What's Happening Today: Tuesday, February 24

Macro

  • S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index
  • Microsoft Strategic Update Meeting (8:00 AM)
  • Consumer Confidence (Feb.) (10:00 AM)
  • Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke testifies before Senate Banking Committee (10:00 PM)
  • Dallas Fed President Richard Fisher speaks on financial crisis (11:30 PM)

Earnings

  • Marvel Entertainment (MVL) (9:00 AM)
  • Office Depot (ODP) (9:00 AM)
  • Orbitz (OWW) (10:00 AM)
  • HJ Heinz (HNZ) (Before bell)
  • Home Depot (HD) (Before bell)
  • Macy’s (M) (Before bell)
  • Medco Health Solutions (MHS) (Before bell)
  • PG&E (PCG) (Before bell)
  • RadioShack (RSH) (Before bell)
  • Target (TGT) (Before bell)
  • Thomson Reuters (TRI) (Before bell)
  • DreamWorks (DWA) (After bell)

Television

Bloomberg:

  • 7:00 AM – James Galbraith, Economist/Professor, Univeristy of Texas
  • 7:10 AM – Jean-Marie Eveillard, Manager of Funds, Arnhold & S Bleichroeder Adviser
  • 8:30 AM – Senator Judd Gregg (R-New Hampshire)
  • 9:45 AM – Senator Richard Shelby, Ranking Republican on the Banking Committee
  • 9:45 AM – John Bogle Sr., Founder, Vanguard Group
  • 1:00 PM – David Snow, CEO, Medco Health Solutions
  • 2:45 PM – Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-Texas)
  • 4:45 PM – Jeffery Bezos, CEO/Chairperson, Amazon.com
  • 9:00 PM – Live coverage, State of The Union
  • 10:00 PM – Roger Altman, Chairperson of the Board, Evercore Partners
  • 10:30 PM – Franklin Lavin, Former Commerce Undersecretary

Fox Business:

  • 12 PM – Gus Faucher, Moody’s Dir. Macroeconomics
  • 12:15 PM – John Berger, CEO, Standard Renewable Energy
  • 12:30 PM – Larry Weintraub, CEO, Fanscape
  • 9 PM – State Of The Union, coverage w/ Neil Cavuto

Conferences

  • BMO Capital Markets Global Metals & Mining Conference, Hollywood, FL (Day 3 of 4)
  • Credit Suisse Group Global Services Conference, Phoenix, AZ (Day 3 of 4)
  • Merrill Lynch Insurance Investor Conference, New York, NY (Day 1 of 2)

All times ET.

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