Business events scheduled for the coming week

AP News
Posted: Nov 25, 2009 6:00 PM

SUNDAY, Nov. 29

Date several airlines will add 10-dollar surcharges on most of their tickets.


NEW YORK _ The Institute for Supply Management releases its manufacturing index for November, 10 a.m.

WASHINGTON _ National Association of Realtors releases pending home sales index for October, 10 a.m; Commerce Department releases construction spending for October, 10 a.m.

DETROIT _ Major automakers report U.S. auto sales for November.

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. _ Staples Inc. reports third-quarter financial results.


WASHINGTON _ Federal Reserve releases Beige Book, 2 p.m.


WASHINGTON _ Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Labor Department releases revised third-quarter productivity, 8:30 a.m.; Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates.

NEW YORK _ The Institute for Supply Management releases its service sector index for November, 10 a.m.

NEW YORK _ Retailers report sales results.

HORSHAM, Pa. _ Toll Brothers Inc. reports fourth-quarter financial results.

FRIDAY, Dec. 4

WASHINGTON _ Labor Department releases employment data for November, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases factory orders for October, 10 a.m.