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Business events in Utah this week

Published November 3, 2012 2:41 pm

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Convention Calendar

Thursday

Hewlett-Packard Co.

HP Salt Lake City

The Grand America Hotel

Runs through • Nov. 16

Attendance • 300

Saturday

Association for Computing Machinery

2012 ACM/IEEE SC Conference

The Salt Palace

Runs through • Nov. 16

Attendance • 8,000

Sunday

American Public Transportation Association

2012 Light Rail Transit & Streetcar Conference

The Grand America Hotel

Runs through • Nov. 15

Attendance • 300

Economic Calendar

New economic numbers to be released this week:

Monday

Institute of Supply Management • Service sector index for October

Tuesday

Labor Department • Job openings and labor turnover survey for September

Wednesday

Federal Reserve • Consumer credit data for September

Thursday

Labor Department • Weekly jobless claims

Commerce Department • International trade data for September

Freddie Mac • Weekly mortgage rates

Friday

Commerce Department • Wholesale trade inventories for September

IPOs Planned

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

Radius Health Inc. • Cambridge, Mass., 6.5 million shares, priced $8.50 to $10.50, managed by UBS and Leerink Swann. Proposed Nasdaq symbol RDUS. Business: VC-backed biotech developing treatments to restore bone loss from osteoporosis.

Singulex Inc. • Alameda, Calif., 4.4 million shares, priced $15 to $17, managed by UBS and Piper Jaffray. Proposed NYSE symbol SGLX. Business: Provides advanced diagnostic testing for cardiovascular disease.

Taylor & Martin Group Inc. • Houston, 15 million shares, priced $10 to $12, managed by Canaccord Genuity and Oppenheimer. Proposed NYSE symbol TMG. Business: Provider of marketplaces and value-added solutions for the liquidation of pre-owned capital assets, excess inventory and returned consumer goods.

Utah Events

Thursday

Recycling • Tear-A-Part Auto Recycling Tour, watch recycling in action and learn about mushrooms as a trend in bioremediation from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., 652 Redwood Road, Salt Lake City; free, signup with Kirsten Brinkerhoff at kirstenab@yahoo.com.

Jobs • Hiring Our Heroes Job Fair for veterans and military spouses, 11 a.m to 3 p.m., South Towne Expo Center, 9575 S. State St., Sandy; free.

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