A busy economic data and the start of US earning season the week ahead

The week ahead starts with the Chinese GDP for the quarter and the year, follow by the German ZEW economic sentiment on Tuesday.

Wednesday, the Bank of Japan's outlook for 2023, monetary policy statement, Japan will also be releasing December’s inflation gauge at the end of the week. The United Kingdom will be releasing CPI figures before the US will release its PPI and Retail Sales data.

The U.S. stock market will be closed Monday for the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday.

Earnings Season

U.S. companies to report their earnings, investors will be watching if cooperate can beat forecast amid concerns that higher costs are squeezing profit margins.

Earnings Calendar

Goldman Sachs (GS) and Morgan Stanley (MS) to report earnings before market open on Tuesday.

Procter & Gamble (PG) ahead of the open and Netflix (NFLX) after market close on Thursday.