The Week Ahead: Fed's Beige Book to come out Wednesday


  • Bond markets closed for Columbus Day. U.S. stock markets will be open.


  • Earnings reports from Aloca and Yum Brands.


  • U.S. Commerce Department will report on wholesale trade inventories for August.
  • U.S. Labor Department will release job opening figures and its labor turnover survey for August,
  • Federal Reserve will publish its Beige Book.
  • Fourth-quarter results for Host Hotels and Resorts.


  • U.S. Labor Department will release its weekly jobless claims
  • U.S. Commerce Department will unveil international trade data for August.
  • Freddie Mac will release weekly mortgage rates
  • U.S. Treasury will release its federal budget for September.
  • Earnings reports for Fastenal and Safeway.


  • U.S. Labor Department will report on the Producer Price Index for September
  • Treasury will have more on the federal budget for September.
  • Earnings reports from JPMorgan Chase and Wells Fargo.

From Associated Press, Reuters and other sources



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