What's Happening Today: Wednesday, May 13


  • Export and Import Prices (8:30 AM)
  • Retail Sales (8:30 AM)
  • Business Inventories (10:00 AM)
  • Crude Inventories (10:30 AM)
  • Fed Governor Elizabeth Duke participates in “The Role of Banks in Financial Markets: Policy and Practice” panel (10:30 AM)
  • Atlanta Fed President Dennis Lockhart gives closing remarks at “Financial Innovation and Crises” conference (12:00 PM)


  • Clearwire (CLWR) (4:30 PM)
  • Canadian Solar (CSIQ) (Before bell)
  • Dr Pepper Snapple (DPS) (Before bell)
  • Liz Claiborne (LIZ) (Before bell)
  • Macy’s (M) (Before bell)
  • Techtarget (TTGT) (After bell)
  • Whole Foods (WFMI) (After bell)



  • 5:30 AM – Helmut Perlet, Chief Finance Officer, Allianz
  • 7:50 AM – Arthur Levitt, Senior Advisor, Carlyle Group
  • 3:30 PM – Rep. Edolphus Towns (D-NY)

Fox Business:

  • 7 AM – John Bogle, Founder, Vanguard
  • 7 AM – Kate Kelly, Author Street Fighters, (The Last 72 Hours At Bear Sterns)
  • 9 AM – Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA)
  • 12:05 PM – Diane Garnick, Investment strategist, Invesco
  • 12:30 PM – Jack Bogle, CEO, Vanguard
  • 4 PM – T. Boone Pickens


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

All times ET.

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