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Monday, June 04, 2007

Week Ahead: 4/6 - 8/6

This coming week is a lot more quiet than last week on the economic news front. However, there is a International Monetary Conference this week and a tentative G8 press conference on Friday.

Tue: ISM Service, Central Bankers Speak*
Notable earnings: GES

Wed: Nonfarm Productivity

Thurs: Wholesale Inventory

Fri: Trade Balance

*Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke will be one of the key leaders to speak about economic conditions at the International Monetary Conference.


Blogger AJ said...

Have you made any straddle/strangle plays on earnings recently?

8:12 AM  
Blogger Simply Options Trader said...

Hi AJ,
No, I have not.There are not many candidates to pick from with earnings winding down and I was away on vacation recently. But next week will see a few financial giants like LEH, BSC and GS reporting earnings. They tend to be big movers. So keep an eye on them.

9:11 AM  

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