Eds: Major scheduled events for the week of May 29-June 4, 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: The Conference Board releases the Consumer Confidence Index for May, 10 a.m.
WEDNESDAY: Institute for Supply Management releases its manufacturing index for May, 10 a.m.; Commerce Department releases construction spending for April, 10 a.m.; Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner testifies before the House Financial Services Committee on the international financial system.
THURSDAY: Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Labor Department releases first-quarter productivity data, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases factory orders for April, 10 a.m.
FRIDAY: Labor Department releases employment data for May, 8:30 a.m.; Institute for Supply Management releases its service sector index for May, 10 a.m.
SATURDAY: No events of note.
SUNDAY, MAY 29:
No events of note.
MONDAY, MAY 30:
Stock and bond markets closed for Memorial Day.
Washington _ Senate on break until June 6.
TUESDAY, MAY 31:
New York _ Standard & Poor's releases S&P/Case-Shiller index of home prices for March and the first quarter, 9 a.m.
Berlin _ Germany's Federal Labor Agency releases May unemployment figures.
Washington _ Supreme Court issues orders and opinions.
Oxon Hill, Md. _ 2011 National Spelling Bee, through June 2.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 1:
Detroit _ Automakers release vehicle sales for May.
Seoul, South Korea _ South Korean government releases monthly consumer price index amid ongoing worries over inflation.
Washington _ Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner testifies before the House Financial Services Committee on the international financial system.
THURSDAY, JUNE 2:
New York _ Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.
New York _ Retailers release sales data for May.
Aachen, Germany _ European Central Bank president Jean-Claude Trichet receives the International Charlemagne Prize for his contribution to European unity.
FRIDAY, JUNE 3:
Washington _ House Homeland Security subcommittee hearing on threats from Pakistan, Yemen and Somalia.
SATURDAY, JUNE 4:
No events of note.