Today

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

The National Association of Realtors releases pending home sales for August.

TUESDAY

Standard & Poor’s releases S&P/Case-Shiller index of home prices for July.

The Conference Board releases the Consumer Confidence Index for September.

WEDNESDAY

Germany releases unemployment figures for Septem- ber.

THURSDAY

U.S. Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims.

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

The Institute for Supply Management releases its manu-facturing index for Septem-ber.

U.S. Commerce Department releases construction spending for August.

Automakers release vehicle sales for September.

FRIDAY

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

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

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