MONDAY, April 2
WASHINGTON _ Institute for Supply Management releases its manufacturing index for March, 10 a.m.; Commerce Department releases construction spending for February, 10 a.m.
TUESDAY, April 3
WASHINGTON _ Commerce Department releases factory orders for February, 10 a.m.; Federal Reserve releases minutes from March interest-rate meeting.
DETROIT _ Automakers release vehicle sales for March.
WEDNESDAY, April 4
WASHINGTON _ Institute for Supply Management releases its service sector index for March, 10 a.m.
FRANKFURT, Germany _ European Central Bank governing council meets in Frankfurt to decide interest rates.
BERLIN _ Germany releases industrial orders figures for February.
THURSDAY, April 5
WASHINGTON _ Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.
NEW YORK _ Selected chain retailers release March sales comparisons.
FRIDAY, April 6
WASHINGTON _ Labor Department releases employment data for March, 8:30 a.m.; Federal Reserve releases consumer credit data for February, 3 p.m.
U.S. stock market is closed for Good Friday.