Business events scheduled for the coming week

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Posted: Mar 11, 2011 2:20 PM
Business events scheduled for the coming week

MONDAY, March 14

TOKYO _ Bank of England Gov. Mervyn King speaks in Tokyo.

PARIS _ Foreign ministers of the Group of Eight industrialized countries meet in Paris, hosting the G-8 and G-20 this year.

TUESDAY, March 15

WASHINGTON _ Treasury releases international money flows data for January, 9 a.m.

WASHINGTON _ National Association of Home Builders releases housing market index for March, 10 a.m.

WASHINGTON _ Federal Reserve meets to set interest rates.

WASHINGTON _ Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner testifies at a Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee hearing on the housing finance market.

PARIS _ Foreign ministers of the Group of Eight industrialized countries meet in Paris, hosting the G-8 and G-20 this year.

German car maker BMW AG releases 2010 earnings report.

WEDNESDAY, March 16

WASHINGTON _ Labor Department releases the Producer Price Index for February, 8:30 a.m.

WASHINGTON _ Commerce Department releases housing starts for February, 8:30 a.m.

WASHINGTON _ Commerce Department releases current account trade deficit for the fourth quarter, 8:30 a.m.

WASHINGTON _ Senate Finance Committee hearing on lessons learned from the health care overhaul.

WASHINGTON _ House Natural Resources Committee hearing on drilling the Gulf of Mexico.

THURSDAY, March 17

WASHINGTON _ Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.

WASHINGTON _ Labor Department releases Consumer Price Index for February, 8:30 a.m.

WASHINGTON _ Federal Reserve releases industrial production for February, 9:15 a.m.

WASHINGTON _ Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.

WASHINGTON _ House Natural Resources Committee hearing on gasoline prices

WASHINGTON _ Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee hearing on putting the new health law into place.

NEW YORK _ Conference Board releases leading indicators for February, 10 a.m.

FedEx Corp. releases quarterly financial results.

Nike Inc. releases quarterly financial results after the market closes.