Germany’s Ifo institute releases its monthly business confidence index, a key indicator for Europe’s biggest economy and one of South Carolina’s largest trading partners.

The U.S. Commerce Department releases durable goods and new home sales figures for December.

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

The Conference Board releases the Consumer Confidence Index for January.

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

Federal Reserve policymakers meet to set interest rates and release statement.

The U.S. Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims.

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

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

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

Associated Press