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U.S. Day Ahead: FDX and WMT updates might spook investors

Tuesday, October 09, 2012 - 03:02

Oct 9 - Two key barometers of the economy give updates to investors and analysts- FedEx and Wal-Mart. Expect the earnings cold front to hang around longer.

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FedEx and Wal-Mart -- key updates they are two major economic Bellwether is that could show me earnings cold fronts we'll hang around longer. Next we'll give Wall Street analysts its latest outlook in the morning last month as super -- its 2013 profit target. Because of the downturn it was one of the biggest companies to Warren along with caterpillar and Hewlett-Packard. FedEx has been hit by customers moving away from its express air service. And instead opting for cheaper ocean -- Xbox Fred Smith says it's time to cut significant cost. Although layoffs are not expected. We'll also hear from Wal-Mart when it hold it investor and analyst meeting the world's largest retailer will talk about its store openings. And its future growth in August Wal-Mart said it may miss its full year profit expectations. CEO Mike -- said the company had been hit by the global slowdown but -- US deep discount stores prospered. Palmer is set to report third quarter earnings in November profits are expected to be bigger than last year but watch this things. Well we could see some real tension between liberty Boston Greg Maffei and serious accent -- had melt cartons and I liberties and investor meeting liberty we'll get a financial update but the triple -- on how it will increase its 49%. Speak is serious exempt. -- and we'll meet at the meeting amid speculation he may leave the company at the end of the contract this year. McCain had said -- and in the valuable but not. Irreplaceable. So little good open up more about how it's mapping app was dropped from Apple's latest I found. We'll find out when executive chairman Eric Schmidt speaks in new York at a tech blog event. And it could just got his company's street relationship with apple plans to push deeper into hardware with Motorola and competition with FaceBook. -- -- was one of the top tech winner in the third quarter beating apple it's shares were up 30%. And not. How the mighty have fallen keep an eye on apple as it flirts with steep declines. The world's biggest company ended the day down about 10% from a high of 705. Dollars when the iPhone 5 hit the -- A 10% fall or greater is often seen as a correction. Apple took hit after an unenthusiastic neutral rating from no more -- and after reports of strife at its China plans. Stay with an insider and -- TV -- more accurate analysis on the big market movers. On a wet day we have the first part of an exclusive interview with Carlyle co-founder David -- dean. One of the world's richest and most sought after financial brains. He tells impact players rob wolf why Carlisle is nothing like me. I'm Heidi mom this is --

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U.S. Day Ahead: FDX and WMT updates might spook investors

Tuesday, October 09, 2012 - 03:02