TODAY

U.S. Commerce Department releases personal income and spending for March.

The National Association of Realtors releases pending home sales index for March.

TUESDAY

U.S. Labor Department releases the first-quarter employment cost index.

Standard & Poor’s releases S&P/Case-Shiller index of home prices in 19 big cities for February.

The Conference Board releases the Consumer Confidence Index for April.

Federal Reserve policymakers begin a two-day meeting to set interest rates.

THURSDAY

U.S. Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims and first-quarter productivity data.

Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates.

European Central Bank’s governing council meets to set monetary policy for the eurozone.

FRIDAY

U.S. Labor Department releases employment data for April.

The Institute for Supply Management releases its service sector index for April.

U.S. Commerce Department releases factory orders for March.

Source: Associated Press