TUESDAY

The U.S. Commerce Department releases retail sales data for August and business inventories for July.

The Federal Reserve releases industrial production for August

WEDNESDAY

The U.S. Labor Department releases the Consumer Price Index for August.

The National Association of Home Builders releases the housing market index for September.

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

THURSDAY

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

The U.S. Commerce Department releases housing starts for August and the current account trade deficit for the second quarter.

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

Federal Reserve policymakers meet to set interest rates, a statement is scheduled for 2 p.m.

Japan releases monthly trade data for August.

Associated Press