MONDAY

Results released in Italy for Parliament and regional elections. The vote could determine if Mario Monti gets another term to advance his austerity agenda to save Italy from the eurozone debt crisis.

The 2012 Mobile World Congress, the world’s largest cellphone trade show, opens in Spain.

TUESDAY

Standard & Poor’s releases index of home prices for the fourth quarter.

The Conference Board releases the Consumer Confidence Index for February.

WEDNESDAY

U.S. Commerce Department releases durable goods for January.

Boeing Co. rival and Airbus maker EADS reports 2012 annual results.

THURSDAY

U.S. Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims.

U.S. Commerce Department releases fourth-quarter gross domestic product

FRIDAY

S.C. State Ports Authority breaks ground on its inland port in Greer.

U.S. Department of Commerce releases personal income and construction spending numbers for January.

The Institute for Supply Management releases its manufacturing index for February.

Source: Associated Press