For your diary
A round up of business events happening this week
McDonald’s results ard due out on Friday. Photo: Paul J Richards/AFP/Getty
TODAY Results: Hasbro; Morgan Stanley; Netflix; PepsiCo. Meetings: Cairn Homes EGM (Conrad Hotel, Dublin 2); Petroneft EGM (Herbert Park Hotel, Dublin 4). Indicators: Chinese house price index (Mar).
TOMORROW Results: Associated British Foods; Danone ; Goldman Sachs; Kuehne + Nagel; Johnson & Johnson; VMware; Yahoo. Meetings: Dublin 2050: Ireland’s Urban Future event (Intercontinental Hotel, Dublin 4); Extracting business value from Twitter workshop (NUI Galway, Galway); Whatswhat.ie business expo (Citywest Hotel, Co Dublin). Indicators: German ZEW economic sentiment index (Apr); Euro zone ZEW economic sentiment index (Apr); Euro zone construction output (Feb); US housing starts (Mar).
WEDNESDAY Results: Abbott Laboratories; American Express; Coca-Cola; EMC; First Bancorp; Mattel; SAP; US Bancorp. Meetings: Permanent TSB Group AGM (Ballsbridge Hotel, Dublin 4); Bord Gais Energy business breakfast (Clarion Hotel, Cork). Indicators: Japanese balance of trade (Mar); UK unemployment rate (Feb); US MBA mortgage applications (Apr 15).
THURSDAY Results: Alphabet; Amazon. com; General Motors; Microsoft; Norwegian Air; Novartis; Panalpina; Starbucks; Visa. Meetings: One51 AGM (Radisson Blu Royal Hotel, Dublin 8); Ibec CEO conference (RDS, Dublin 4). Indicators: UK public sector net borrowing (Mar); UK retail sales (Mar); US initial jobless claims (Apr 16). Other: ECB interest rate decision.
FRIDAY Results: American Airlines; Caterpillar; Daimler; General Electric; Kia Motors; McDonald’s; Siemens. Indicators: German Gfk consumer confidence (May); US house price index (Feb); US Kansas Fed manufacturing index (Apr).