Maria Bartiromo’s Investor Brief – May 9 – 2011

Maria Bartiromo’s Investor Brief – May 9 – 2011

  • Retail sales slightly underperformed in March, mostly due to higher gas prices. Thursday’s report will tell us if this trend is continuing.
  • On the earnings schedule this week are retailers Macy’s, Kohl’s and Nordstrom. Tyson Foods, Sysco, Walt Disney Co., and Cisco will also report.
  • Reports on the Producer Price Index and Consumer Price Index will be released Thursday and Friday. Investors will be looking for what impact higher energy and food prices may be having.

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