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What's Happening Tomorrow? (September 18, 2013)

Upcoming S&P500 Earnings Releases:

Don’t miss big companies’ earnings!

Before the bell: FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and General Mills (NYSE: GIS)

After the bell: Oracle Corp. (NYSE: ORCL)

Important Data Releases:


4:30 AM EST Bank of England (BOE) will release MPC Asset Purchase Facility Votes and MPC Official Bank Rate Votes. The BOE's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting minutes contain the asset purchase vote and the interest rate vote for each MPC member during the most recent meeting. The breakdown of votes provides insight into which members are changing their stance on asset purchases and interest rates and how close the committee is to enacting a change in the future.


8:30 AM EST Census Bureau will release Building Permits, which measuresannualized number of new residential building permits issued during the previous month.

Don’t miss!!! Tomorrow Federal Reserve will release data that the world is waiting for. These data are the primary tools the Fed uses to communicate their economic and monetary projections as well as monetary policy to investors.

2:00 PM EST FOMC Economic Projectionsinclude the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC)'s projection for inflation and economic growth over the next 2 years and, more importantly, a breakdown of individual FOMC member's interest rate forecasts.

2:00 PM EST FOMC Statementcontains the outcome of their vote on interest rates and other policy measures, along with commentary about the economic conditions that influenced their votes. Most importantly, it discusses the economic outlook and offers clues on the outcome of future votes.

2:30 PM EST Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernankeis a speaker of FOMC Press Conference. It covers in detail the factors that affected the most recent interest rate and other policy decisions, along with commentary about economic conditions such as the future growth outlook and inflation. Most importantly, it provides clues whether the fed will begin QE tapering.

New Zealand:

6:45 PM ESTStatistics New Zealandwill release GDP q/q, which measureschange in the inflation-adjusted value of all goods and services produced by the economy