Morning Briefing: 10 Things You Should Know
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Here are 10 things you should know for Tuesday, July 16:
1. -- U.S. stock futures were suggesting a flat open for Wall Street on Tuesday ahead of a key consumer inflation report.
European stocks were slipping following investor confidence data in Germany that came in below expectations.
Asian shares ended Tuesday's session mixed. Japan's Nikkei 225 added 0.6% to finish at 14,599.12.
2. -- The economic calendar in the U.S. Tuesday includes the Consumer Price Index for June at 8:30 a.m. EDT, industrial production and capacity utilization for June at 9:15 a.m., and the NAHB Housing Market Index for July at 10 a.m.
3. -- U.S. stocks on Monday gained for an eighth day on Monday as Citigroup's
The S&P 500 rose 0.1% to close at 1,682.50 while the Dow Jones Industrial Average added 0.1% to 15,484.26. The Nasdaq advanced 0.2% to 3,607.49.
4. -- Goldman Sachs
5. -- Coca-Cola
6. -- Wall Street expects Johnson & Johnson
Shares of J&J have gained more than 28% in 2013.
7. -- Yahoo!
Tuesday marks the one-year anniversary of the arrival of Marissa Mayer as CEO at Yahoo! The stock has risen more than 70% since she took over the top spot.