TODAY

U.S. stock and bond markets are closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

TUESDAY

The S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce releases state jobless figures for December.

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

WEDNESDAY

U.S. Commerce Department releases housing starts for December.

THURSDAY

U.S. Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims.

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

The European Central Bank’s governing council meets to set monetary policy for the 19-nation eurozone.

FRIDAY

National Association of Realtors releases existing home sales for December.

Associated Press