Business events scheduled for the coming week

AP News
Posted: Apr 21, 2011 5:27 PM
Business events scheduled for the coming week

MONDAY, April 25

WASHINGTON _ Commerce Department releases new home sales for March, 10 a.m.

TUESDAY, April 26

NEW YORK _ Standard & Poor's releases S&P/Case-Shiller index of home prices for February, 9 a.m.

NEW YORK _ The Conference Board releases the Consumer Confidence Index for April, 10 a.m.

WASHINGTON _ Federal Reserve meets to discuss interest rates.


WASHINGTON _ Commerce Department releases durable goods for March, 8:30 a.m.

WASHINGTON _ Federal Reserve announces decision on interest rates.

THURSDAY, April 28

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

WASHINGTON _ Commerce Department releases first-quarter gross domestic product, 8:30 a.m.

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

WASHINGTON _ National Association of Realtors releases pending home sales index for February, 10 a.m.

FRIDAY, April 29

WASHINGTON _ Commerce Department releases personal income and spending for March, 8:30 a.m.

WASHINGTON _ Labor Department releases the first-quarter employment cost index, 8:30 a.m.