A busy week of data and hearings in Washington, with new and existing home sales highlighting the economic indicators. A final reading of fourth quarter gross domestic product is expected show even more weakness.
The Week Ahead In The United States
The Week Ahead in Asia
A number of Chinese companies will report earnings next week, including PetroChina, CNOOC, Sinopec, Bank of China and China Telecom. Taiwan’s central bank may cut interest rates on Thursday. MarketWatch’s Polya Lesova reports.
The Week Ahead in Europe
Retailers will be in focus in Europe, with Metro, H&M and Sainsbury all posting earnings. MarketWatch’s Aude Lagorce reports.