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Business events in Utah this week

Published July 14, 2012 10:07 pm

This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2012, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research purposes and may not be reprinted.

Convention Calendar

Sunday

School Improvement Network

2012 Annual Meeting

Hilton, Salt Lake City Center

Runs through • Thursday

Attendance • 400

Wednesday

Alpha Omega Epsilon Sorority

2012 Convention

DoubleTree Suites, Salt Lake City

Runs through • Sunday

Attendance • 100

Stampin' Up

2012 Annual Convention

Salt Palace, Salt Lake City

Runs through • Saturday

Attendance • 2,500

Friday

American College of Surgeons

2012 National Surgical Quality Improvement Program

Grant America Hotel, Salt Lake City

Runs through • July 24

Attendance • 1,000

Saturday

Aquatic Plant Management Society

2012 Annual Meeting

Little America Hotel, Salt Lake City

Runs through • July 25

Attendance • 200

Economic Calendar

New economic numbers to be released this week:

Monday

Commerce Department • Retail sales data for June

Commerce Department • Business inventories for May

Tuesday

Labor Department • Consumer Price Index for June

Federal Reserve • Industrial production for June

Wednesday

Commerce Department • Housing starts for June

Federal Reserve • Beige Book economic report released

Thursday

Labor Department • Weekly jobless claims

Freddie Mac • Weekly mortgage rates

National Association of Realtors • Existing home sales for June

IPOs Planned

Initial public offerings as provided by Renaissance Capital, Greenwich, Conn., (ipohome.com) and SEC filings, include:

Durata Therapeutics Inc. • Morristown, N.J., 6.3 million shares, priced $11 to $13, managed by BofA Merrill Lynch and Credit Suisse. Proposed Nasdaq symbol DRTX. Business: Developing therapeutics for infectious diseases and acute illnesses.

Fender Musical Instruments Inc.• Scottsdale, Ariz., 10.7 million shares, priced $13 to $15, managed by J.P. Morgan and William Blair. Proposed Nasdaq symbol FNDR. Business: Iconic guitar brand used by everyone from beginners to top artists.

Five Below Inc. • Philadelphia, 9.6 million shares, priced $12 to $14, managed by Goldman Sachs, Barclays, and Jefferies. Proposed Nasdaq symbol FIVE. Business: Pre-teen to teen-focused retailer that offers a range of products at $5 or less.

Kayak Software Corp.• Norwalk, Conn., 3.5 million class A common shares, priced $22 to $25, managed by Morgan Stanley and Deutsche Bank. Proposed Nasdaq symbol KYAK. Business: Operates an online platform that allows consumers to compare flight, hotel and travel info.

Palo Alto Networks Inc. • Santa Clara, Calif., 6.2 million shares, priced $34 to $37, managed by Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs, and Citigroup. Proposed NYSE symbol PANW. Business: Provides next-generation firewall products.