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Noah Zivitz

Managing Editor, BNN Bloomberg


Monday, October 25

  • Notable data: Canadian monthly estimate of business openings and closures, wholesale trade early indicator (Sept)
  • Notable earnings: Restaurant Brands International, PrairieSky Royalty, Facebook, Kimberly-Clark
  • 900: Environment and Climate Change Minister Jonathan Wilkinson holds media avail regarding launch of $100-billion climate finance delivery plan
  • Judicial pre-trial hearing in trial of former CannTrust executives and directors

Tuesday, October 26

  • Notable data: U.S. new home sales and consumer confidence index
  • Notable earnings: First National Financial, Allied Properties REIT, Canfor, Trican Well Service, Microsoft, Alphabet, General Electric, United Parcel Service, 3M, Visa, Robinhood Markets, Twitter, Advanced Micro Devices, Texas Instruments
  • Swearing-in ceremony for new federal cabinet

Wednesday, October 27

  • Notable data: U.S. durable goods orders
  • Notable earnings: Suncor Energy, Teck Resources, Agnico Eagle Mines, West Fraser Timber, Mullen Group, The Coca-Cola Co., McDonald's, Boeing, General Motors, Ford
  • Bank of Canada releases interest rate decision and monetary policy report (1000, plus 1100 news conference – NOTE to staff: Greg will be in Ottawa)
  • Canadian Coalition for a Better Future convenes summit in Ottawa (speakers include ex-Bank of Canada Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins and Moderna co-Founder Derrick Rossi)

Thursday, October 28

  • Notable data: U.S. initial jobless claims and GDP
  • Notable earnings: Shopify, Bombardier, Crescent Point Energy, Whitecap Resources, Yamana Gold, Aecon Group, Royal Dutch Shell,, Apple, Newmont, Merck, Caterpillar, Mastercard, Molson Coors Beverages, Starbucks, U.S. Steel
  • European Central Bank releases interest rate decision (745)
  • Facebook Connect conference (Mark Zuckerberg keynote at 1300)
  • Inter Pipeline special meeting to approve takeover by Brookfield Infrastructure Partners

Friday, October 29

  • Notable data: Canadian GDP and industrial product price index; U.S. personal income and spending, University of Michigan consumer sentiment index
  • Notable earnings: Imperial Oil, Cameco, SNC-Lavalin, Shaw Communications, Chevron, Exxon Mobil
  • Deadline for comments in Competition Bureau's investigation of Rogers' proposed takeover of Shaw


NOTE: G20 summit in Rome Oct 30-31