Business events scheduled for the coming week
MONDAY, Oct. 8
WASHINGTON — Bond markets closed for Columbus Day. U.S. stock market is open.
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 10
WASHINGTON — Commerce Department releases wholesale trade inventories for August, 10 a.m.; Labor Department releases job openings and labor turnover survey for August, 10 a.m.; Federal Reserve releases Beige Book, 2 p.m.
THURSDAY, Oct. 11
WASHINGTON — Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases international trade data for August, 8:30 a.m.; Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.
FRIDAY, Oct. 12
WASHINGTON — Labor Department releases the Producer Price Index for September, 8:30 a.m.