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August 6, 2013  Tue 2:14 AM CT

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There are no major economic reports today, though the earnings calendar remains active.

Archer Daniels Midland, CVS Caremark, Emerson Electric, Cognizant Technology, Fossil, Tenet Healthcare, and OfficeMax report before the opening bell. CF Industries, Walt Disney, Computer Sciences, and First Solar issue results in the afternoon.

Tomorrow's economic calendar is slightly more active, with German industrial production, weekly mortgage-application numbers, and crude-oil inventories on tap. China also has economic releases in the evening.
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