• This Week: JPMorgan earns, retail sales, housing starts

    24 days ago - By Chron

    A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week:
    ANOTHER SOLID QUARTER?
    Wall Street expects that JPMorgan Chase's latest quarterly report card will show the bank is off to a strong start this year.
    Analysts predict the company's first-quarter earnings and revenue improved from a year earlier, when the pandemic walloped the economy and prompted big banks to set aside funds to cover potential loan losses. JPMorgan released some of those funds in the fourth quarter of 2020, which helped it post a record profit for the quarter. JPMorgan serves up its...
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