Monday, May 3, 2004

The week ahead



Monday

Commerce Department reports on construction spending for March; automakers release April sales.

Tuesday

Alderwoods Group and Roto-Rooter report quarterly results; Cinergy holds its annual meeting; Federal Open Market Committee meets to discuss interest rates; U.S. House Financial Services subcommittee holds a hearing on the Financial Accounting Standards Board's plan to account for employee stock options.

Wednesday

Ceco Environmental and Ohio Casualty Group report quarterly results.

Thursday

Hillenbrand Industries and Multi-Color report quarterly results; ABX Air holds first shareholders meeting; the nation's largest retailers release April sales.

Friday

Labor Department reports on employment for April; Federal Reserve reports on consumer credit for March.The Week Ahead




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The week ahead