What's Happening Today: Tuesday, May 5

Macro

  • ISM Services (April) (10:00 AM)
  • San Francisco Fed President Janet Yellen on “Issues Raised by the Credit Crunch and Recession” (10:30 AM)
  • Ben Bernanke speaks to the Joint Economic Council (10 AM)

Earnings

  • Answers Corp (ANSW) (8:30 AM)
  • WebMD (WBMD) (4:00 PM)
  • Disney (DIS) (4:15 PM)
  • Marvel Entertainment (MVL) (Before bell)
  • United Online (UNTD) (After bell)
  • TheStreet.com (TSCM) (After bell)
  • Edgar Online (EDGR) (After bell)

Television

Bloomberg:

  • 7:50 AM – Danica Patrick, Driver, Indy Racing League
  • 9:00 AM – Rep Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) Chair of the Joint Economic Committee
  • 12:00 PM – Rep Kevin Brady (R-TX) Ranking Republican congressman on the Joint Economic Committee
  • 1:45 PM – Mark Frissora, Chairperson/CEO, Hertz Global Holdings Inc

Fox Business:

  • 7 AM – Michael Chasen, CEO, Blackboard
  • 11:15 AM – Matt Carter, Boost Mobile, President

Conferences

  • Standard & Poor’s Financial Institutions Hot Topics Seminar, New York, NY
  • Security Traders Association Washington Conference, Washington, DC (Day 1 of 2)
  • Financial Executives International Summit, Grapevine, TX (Day 2 of 2)

All times ET.

 

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