Business events in Utah this week
School Improvement Network
2012 Annual Meeting
Hilton, Salt Lake City Center
Runs through • Thursday
Attendance • 400
Alpha Omega Epsilon Sorority
DoubleTree Suites, Salt Lake City
Runs through • Sunday
Attendance • 100
2012 Annual Convention
Salt Palace, Salt Lake City
Runs through • Saturday
Attendance • 2,500
American College of Surgeons
2012 National Surgical Quality Improvement Program
Grant America Hotel, Salt Lake City
Runs through • July 24
Attendance • 1,000
Aquatic Plant Management Society
2012 Annual Meeting
Little America Hotel, Salt Lake City
Runs through • July 25
Attendance • 200
New economic numbers to be released this week:
Commerce Department • Retail sales data for June
Commerce Department • Business inventories for May
Labor Department • Consumer Price Index for June
Federal Reserve • Industrial production for June
Commerce Department • Housing starts for June
Federal Reserve • Beige Book economic report released
Labor Department • Weekly jobless claims
Freddie Mac • Weekly mortgage rates
National Association of Realtors • Existing home sales for June
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.
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