What's Happening Today: Wednesday, April 8


  • Wholesale Inventories (Feb.) (10:00 AM)
  • Weekly Crude Inventories (week ended April 4) (10:30 AM)
  • Fed releases minutes from March 17-18 FOMC Meeting


  • Constellation Brands (STZ) (Before bell)
  • Family Dollar (FDO) (Before bell)
  • Pep Boys (PBY) (After bell)



  • 6:40 AM – Ed  Welburn, VP: Worldwide Design, General Motors Corp
  • 9:40 AM – Thomas  McManus, Chief Investment Officer, Wachovia Securities
  • 5:00 PM – Wilbur  Ross, Chairman / CEO, WL Ross & Co.
  • 5:00 PM – James  Glickenhaus, Partner, Glickenhaus & Co.

Fox Business:

  • 7 AM – James L. Turner, Duke Energy Corporation COO
  • 11 AM – Bob Reynolds, CEO, Putnam Investments
  • 11:30 AM – Rick Schaden, CEO, Quiznos 
  • 12 PM – Jim O’Donnell, President, BMW North America
  • 12:30 PM – Jim McDowell, VP, Mini USA
  • 6 PM – Rush Limbaugh (on Neil Cavuto’s Show)


  • American Bankers Association Real Estate Lending Conference, Tampa, FL (Day 3 of 3)
  • Goldman Sachs Leveraged Finance Healthcare Conference, New York, NY

All times ET.

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