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U.S. Home Sales, Draghi, Wal-Mart, Ifo: Week Ahead Feb. 18-23

February 18, 2013

U.S. existing home sales held in January at the second-highest level since November 2009, data in the coming week will probably show.

European Central Bank President Mario Draghi will address the European Parliament in Brussels. The Ifo survey is likely to indicate that German business sentiment has risen for a fourth consecutive month in February.

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT:US), Hewlett-Packard Co., American International Group Inc., Allianz SE and Qantas Airways Ltd. will be among companies releasing results.

Sony Corp. will unveil its PlayStation 4 model.


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