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  • But the Charlotte, North Carolina- based company in a news release said it is "not forecasting any significant macroeconomic headwinds and have not seen any decline in our customer demand forecasts." Albemarle said it expects 2019 sales of $3.65 billion to $3.85 billion. The company reported fourth-quarter net income of $129.6 million, or $1.21 per share,...

  • DALLAS, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan participates in a moderated question-and-answer session before the University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business Outlook Series 1415 GMT. FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8 SAN FRANCISCO, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President Mary Daly to participate in a...

  • CLEVELAND, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta Mester speaks on the economic outlook and monetary policy before the 50 Club of Cleveland monthly meeting in Cleveland, Ohio.- 0000 GMT. STOCKHOLM- Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves will participate in an open hearing on financial stability which is held by the Riksdag Committee on...

  • **STOCKHOLM- ECB supervisory board member Pentti Hakkarainen participates at event "A deepening EMU- where will it leave Sweden and Denmark?" CLEVELAND, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta Mester speaks on the economic outlook and monetary policy before the 50 Club of Cleveland monthly meeting in Cleveland, Ohio.- 0000 GMT.

  • **STOCKHOLM- ECB supervisory board member Pentti Hakkarainen participates at event "A deepening EMU- where will it leave Sweden and Denmark?" CLEVELAND, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta Mester speaks on the economic outlook and monetary policy before the 50 Club of Cleveland monthly meeting in Cleveland, Ohio.- 0000 GMT.

  • LUXEMBOURG CITY- Keynote speech by ECB executive board member Yves Mersch at International Capital Market Association European Repo and Collateral Council 2019 Annual General Meeting in Luxembourg- 1015 GMT. TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 5 CLEVELAND, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta Mester speaks on the economic outlook and...

  • LUXEMBOURG CITY- Keynote speech by ECB executive board member Yves Mersch at International Capital Market Association European Repo and Collateral Council 2019 Annual General Meeting in Luxembourg- 1015 GMT. TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 5 CLEVELAND, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta Mester speaks on the economic outlook and...

  • WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 30 PARIS- Marius Jurgilas, Member of the Board of the Bank of Lithuania, will be participating in the FinTech conference in Paris. TOKYO- Bank of Japan to release summary of opinions from board members at its Jan. 22-23 policy meeting- 2350 GMT. LUXEMBOURG CITY- Keynote speech by ECB executive board member Yves Mersch at International Capital...

  • **PARIS- ECB's Villeroy speaks at Paris fintech conference- 1030 GMT. LONDON- Bank of England Chief Economist Andy Haldane is a panelist at the Society of Professional Economists "Women in Economics" Event 1730 GMT. PARIS- Marius Jurgilas, Member of the Board of the Bank of Lithuania, will be participating in the FinTech conference in Paris PARIS Riksbank Governor...

  • CHICAGO, Jan 24- Three major U.S. airlines said on Thursday the U.S. government partial shutdown had not yet had a major financial impact but a tipping point might be near. The carriers expressed their concerns after reporting quarterly earnings that beat Wall Street expectations thanks to healthy passenger demand. The Transportation Security...

  • CHICAGO, Jan 24- Three major U.S. airlines said on Thursday the U.S. government partial shutdown had not yet had a major financial impact but a tipping point might be near. No one can predict what impact it will have as it continues, "Southwest Airlines Chief Executive Gary Kelly said of the shutdown. The Republican-led U.S. Senate planned votes on Thursday for...

  • Jan 24- Three major U.S. airlines posted quarterly profits on Thursday that beat Wall Street expectations thanks to healthy passenger demand, but the carriers said the U.S. government partial shutdown was disruptive. Dallas- based Southwest Airlines Co said the shutdown had knocked between $10 million and $15 million off its revenue in January and was...

  • Jan 24- American Airlines and Southwest Airlines Co on Thursday posted fourth-quarter profits and 2019 forecasts that beat Wall Street expectations thanks to healthy passenger demand and easing investor concerns about slower global economic growth. Dallas, Texas- based Southwest said the shutdown had knocked between $10 million and $15 million off its...

  • Jan 24- No. 1 U.S. carrier American Airlines posted on Thursday quarterly profit and 2019 guidance that beat Wall Street estimates thanks to higher fares and healthy passenger demand, sending its shares up nearly 6 percent. It forecast $1 billion of additional revenue in 2019 as it continues to optimize its network, expands its Premium Economy product and adds...

  • DAVOS, Switzerland- Bank of England Governor Mark Carney speaks at the World Economic Forum event titled "Shaping the Future of Finance"- 1000 GMT. DAVOS, Switzerland- Bank of England Governor Mark Carney speaks at the World Economic Forum event titled "Resetting Financial Governance"- 1530 GMT. DAVOS, Switzerland- Sweden Riksbank Deputy Governor Cecilia...

  • **BRUSSELS- ECB President Mario Draghi and ECB Executive Board member Benoit Coeure participate in Eurogroup meeting in Brussels, Belgium. DAVOS, Switzerland World Economic Forum annual meeting. PHILADELPHIA, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia issues Non-manufacturing Business Outlook Survey for January- 1330 GMT.

  • PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania- Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick Harker speaks on "Business, Equity and the Future of Philadelphia" before event, "The Prosperity Symposium: Economic Mobility Research in Action"- 1600 GMT SOMERSET, New Jersey- Federal Reserve Bank of New York President John Williams speaks on the U.S. economic outlook and...

  • Jan 16- Bank of America Corps quarterly profit topped analyst estimates on Wednesday as a growing loan book helped it ride out year-end market turbulence, sending the lender's shares up more then 5 percent. Under Chief Executive Officer Brian Moynihan, the Charlotte-based bank has slashed costs while tightening risk controls, boosting overall...

  • **VIENNA- Hungarian central bank Deputy Governor Marton Nagy, Czech National Bank board member Vojtech Benda and Polish central bank Vice President Anna Trzecinska to participate in a panel discussion about monetary policy at a Euromoney conference on central and eastern Europe.- 0900 GMT. **VIENNA- European Central Bank Governing Council member Ewald Nowotny...

  • *U.S. crude oil rallies 3 percent on China news. NEW YORK, Jan 15- Major world stock markets climbed on Tuesday on hopes of more stimulus for China's economy, while sterling rebounded from the day's lows after British lawmakers defeated Prime Minister Theresa May's deal on withdrawing from the European Union. It may also simply be short-covering, "said Eric Stein,...