The Institute for Sup- ply Management releases its service sector index for February.


Commerce Department releases factory orders for January.

The Federal Reserve releases Beige Book of regional economic conditions.THURSDAY

Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims and fourth-quarter productivity.

Commerce Department releases international trade data for January.Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates,The Federal Reserve re- leases consumer credit data for January.Several retailers release February sales comparisons.FRIDAY

Labor Department releases employment data for February.

Commerce Department releases wholesale trade inventories for January.Source: Asscociated Press