This week's opening numbers:
TSX12,373.30Dow15,248.12Nasdaq3,469.22Dollar 98.06 cents
This week in business:
Today -- In Ottawa, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. releases preliminary housing-start data for May. In Vancouver, Lululemon Athletica will release its first-quarter results.
Tuesday -- In Calgary, Gas and Oil Expo 2013 begins. In Washington, U.S. Commerce Department releases wholesale trade inventories for April and the Labour Department releases job openings and labour turnover survey for April.
Wednesday -- In Ottawa, Statistics Canada releases information on digital technology and Internet use in 2012. In Toronto, Hudson's Bay Co. will report its first-quarter results. In Montreal, Dollarama Inc. releases its first-quarter results and holds its annual meeting of shareholders.
Thursday -- In Ottawa, Statistics Canada releases the industrial capacity utilization rates for the first quarter and the new housing price index for April. In Washington, U.S. Commerce Department releases retail sales data for May and business inventories for April, Labour Department releases weekly jobless claims, Freddie Mac releases weekly mortgage rates.Friday -- In Ottawa, Statistics Canada releases the monthly survey of manufacturing for April. In Montreal the Canadian Auto Workers union and Via Rail set a strike deadline at 12:01 a.m.
Business Networking International -- Accelerators Chapter, Winnipeg Winter Club, 200 River Ave., noon, with Dave Boyechko, principal of McRoberts Law Office. $15.
Rotary Club of Winnipeg ( Downtown), Winnipeg Convention Centre, 375 York Ave., 204-956-1720, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.wcc.mb.ca, noon, with Paul Robson, CEO of Canad Inns speaking on How I Failed at Retirement. $16.
Business Networking International -- BNI Nexus Chapter, Centro Caboto Centre, 1055 Wilkes Ave., noon, presentation Make a Loan Application Comfortable, with Kevin Bray, Westoba Credit Union. $17.
Marketing Research and Intelligence AGM and presentations, James W. Burns Executive Education Centre, 2nd Floor, 177 Lombard Ave., 11:15 a.m., on Red River College's Know Your Numbers blog and University of Manitoba's department of statistics student co-op program. Register: www.mriaportal-arimportail.ca.
Employment Law Essentials, Best Western Charterhouse Hotel, 330 York Ave., 9 a.m., www.praxisconsulting.ca or 204-477-5985. $250.
CAPS Manitoba meeting, Winnipeg Winter Club, 200 River Ave., 6:30 p.m., with Noah Erenberg, documentary director, writer and producer, Ruth Bonneville, photojournalist, Kimb Manson, specializing in design for professional speakers around the world. Information: email@example.com.
Items can be mailed to Diane Pratt, Winnipeg Free Press, 1355 Mountain Ave., R2X 3B6, Winnipeg, MB, faxed to 204-697-7412 or emailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline to submit items is Wednesday.