What's Happening Today: Tuesday, May 12


  • Atlanta Fed President Dennis Lockhart on “Financial Innovation and Crises” (8:20 AM)
  • Boston Fed President Eric Rosengren moderates “Measuring and Managing Risk in Innovative Financial Instruments” panel (8:30 AM)
  • Trade Balance (8:30 AM)
  • Treasury Budget (2:00 PM)


  • Fossil (FOSL) (Before bell)
  • GigaMedia (GIGM) (Before bell)
  • Electronic Arts (ERTS) (After bell)
  • Electro Scientific (ESIO) (After bell)
  • GT Solar (SOLR) (After bell)
  • Jack In The Box (JACK) (After bell)
  • Western Gas Partners (WES) (After bell)



  • 6:40 AM – David Tice, Chief Port. Strategist-Bear Mkts, Federated Investors Inc
  • 8:00 AM – Laszlo Birinyi, President, Birinyi Associates
  • 12:45 PM – Shaun Donovan, HUD Secretary
  • 4:30 PM – Donald Marron, Chairman/CEO/Founder, Lightyear Capital

Fox Business:

  • 10 AM  – Arne Duncan, Dept. Education Secretary
  • 10:30 AM – Brendan Barnicle, Pacific Crest Tech. Analyst
  • 1 PM – Rep. Darryl Issa (R-CA)


  • UBS Global Financial Services Conference, New York, NY (Day 1 of 2)
  • Bank of America Healthcare Conference, New York, NY (Day 1 of 3)
  • Robert W. Baird Growth Stock Conference, Chicago, IL (Day 1 of 3)

All times ET.


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