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Thursday – January 12

All day – Companies in the healthcare sector due to present at the JPMorgan Healthcare Conference include bluebird bio (BLUE), Cryoport (CYRX), and TELA Bio (TELA).

All day – Federal Reserve speakers during the day include Philadelphia President Patrick Harker and St. Louis President James Bullard.

All day – Shareholders with Jack Creek Investment Corp. (JCIC) will vote on the SPAC deal to take Bridger Aerospace public. The aerial firefighting company is expected to be called Bridger Aerospace Group Holdings and be listed on the NASDAQ Capital Market under the ticker symbol BAER.

All day – Semtech’s (SMTC) deal to acquire Sierra Wireless (SWIR) is expected to close.

8:30 a.m. The consumer price report will drop to expectations for the headline CPI reading for December to cool to +6.7% from +7.1% in November and be up 0.1% on a month-over-month comparison. Core CPI is forecast to be up 5.6% year-over-year and increase 0.2% month-over-month. Bank of America expects both core goods and energy prices to have declined again in December, but food inflation and core services inflation to have remained stickier.