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Japan GDP, U.S. Retail Sales, SAC, Cisco: Week Aug. 10-17

Aug. 9 (Bloomberg) -- Japan’s economy probably grew in the April-June period, its third straight quarter of growth, data in the coming week are likely to show.

In the U.S., retail sales probably rose for a fourth straight month and industrial production climbed for a second month in July. The euro-area is likely to have exited a recession in the second quarter after a record six quarters of contraction, data may show.

Investors in SAC Capital Advisers LP face a deadline to redeem money for the third quarter from founder Steven Cohen’s hedge fund, which has been indicted for perpetrating what the U.S. calls an unprecedented insider-trading scheme.

Wal-Mart Stores Inc., Cisco Systems Inc. and A.P. Moeller-Maersk A/S will be among companies releasing results.

SATURDAY, AUG. 10

To contact the reporters on this story: Heather Langan in London at hlangan@bloomberg.net; Greg Miles in New York at gmiles1@bloomberg.net; Jim McDonald in Tokyo at jmcdonald8@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Dick Schumacher at dschumacher@bloomberg.net

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