Business events scheduled for Tuesday

AP News
Posted: Feb 28, 2011 2:00 PM
Business events scheduled for Tuesday

WASHINGTON _ Institute for Supply Management releases its manufacturing index for February, 10 a.m.

WASHINGTON _ Commerce Department releases construction spending for January, 10 a.m.

WASHINGTON _ Education Secretary Arne Duncan testifies before the Senate Budget Committee on the president's budget proposal.

WASHINGTON _ Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke testifies about economic policy before the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee

WASHINGTON _ Attorney General Eric Holder testifies before a House Appropriations subcommittee about the president's budget proposal.

WASHINGTON _ Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner testifies before the House Financial Services Committee about the Obama administration's report on overhauling the mortgage finance system.

DETROIT _ Automakers release vehicle sales for February.

Hovnanian Enterprises Inc. releases quarterly financial results after the stock market closes.

BERLIN _ Germany's Federal Labor Agency releases February unemployment figures.

GENEVA _ The Geneva Auto show opens to the media.