Eds: Major scheduled events for the week of April 3-9, 2011. Note that many events, especially court appearances, are subject to change at the last minute.
The following economic reports will be issued in Washington (all times EST):
SUNDAY: No events of note.
MONDAY: No events of note.
TUESDAY: Institute for Supply Management releases its service sector index for March, 10 a.m. Eastern; Federal Reserve releases minutes from March interest-rate meeting.
WEDNESDAY: Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs subcommittee hearing on the role of the accounting profession in preventing another financial crisis.
THURSDAY: Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Federal Reserve releases consumer credit data for February, 3 p.m.; Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.; White House budget director Jacob Lew testifies before a House Appropriations subcommittee.
FRIDAY: Commerce Department releases wholesale trade inventories for February, 10 a.m.
SATURDAY: No events of note.
SUNDAY, APRIL 3:
No events of note.
MONDAY, APRIL 4:
Washington _ Supreme Court issues orders and opinions.
Madrid _ Spain releases monthly unemployment figures.
TUESDAY, APRIL 5:
Washington _ President Barack Obama meets with Israel's president, Shimon Peres.
Washington _ Supreme Court on break until April 18.
Washington _ Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation subcommittee hearing on tourism in the United States.
Washington _ House Homeland Security subcommittee hearing on stopping the flow of money, guns and drugs across the U.S. border.
KB Home releases quarterly financial results.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 6:
Washington _ Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs subcommittee hearing on the role of the accounting profession in preventing another financial crisis.
Washington _ House Science, Space and Technology subcommittee hearing on the government's air passenger screening program.
Berlin _ The German Economy Ministry releases industrial orders figures for February.
Paris _ France hosts international conference of oil companies amid concerns about violence in Libya.
Monsanto Co. releases quarterly financial results.
THURSDAY, APRIL 7:
Washington _ Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee hearing on border security.
Washington _ House Science, Space and Technology subcommittee hearing on reducing the risks from earthquakes.
Washington _ White House budget director Jacob Lew testifies before a House Appropriations subcommittee.
New York _ Retailers release sales data for March.
Frankfurt, Germany _ European Central Bank's governing council meets to set interest rates for the 17-nation eurozone.
Berlin _ German Economy Ministry releases industrial production figures for February.
Rite Aid Corp. releases quarterly financial results.
Constellation Brands Inc. releases quarterly financial results.
FRIDAY, April 8:
Berlin _ Germany's Federal Statistical Office releases export and import data for February.
SATURDAY, April 9:
No events of note.