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Noah Zivitz

Managing Editor, BNN Bloomberg


BNN Bloomberg sets up the week ahead with what investors need to know.

Monday, January 21 (U.S. markets closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day)

- Notable data: China GDP, retail sales and industrial production

- International Monetary Fund releases World Economic Outlook Update (8 a.m. ET)

- Ontario Premier Doug Ford delivers speech to Economic Club in Toronto (12 p.m. ET)

- U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May expected to present new Brexit to Parliament


Tuesday, January 22

- Notable earnings: IBM, Halliburton, Johnson & Johnson

- Notable data: Canadian wholesale trade, Canadian manufacturing sales, U.S. existing home sales

- World Economic Forum annual meeting begins in Davos; Canadian government sending ministers of foreign affairs, economic development, and international trade diversification (runs to Jan 25)


Wednesday, January 23

- Notable earnings: Canadian Pacific Railway, AGF Management, Ford Motor Co., United Technologies, Procter & Gamble, Texas Instruments

- Notable data: Canadian retail sales

- CIBC's annual Whistler investor conference begins


Thursday, January 24

- Notable earnings: Rogers Communications, Freeport-McMoran, Starbucks, Intel, Norfolk Southern, Union Pacific, JetBlue, Southwest Airlines

- Notable data: StatsCan EI report

- European Central Bank releases interest rate decision (7:45 a.m. ET)

- U.S. Energy Information Administration releases 2019 outlook


Friday, January 25

- Notable data: U.S. new home sales