Business events scheduled for Thursday
Major business events and economic events scheduled for Thursday:
WASHINGTON — Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m. Eastern.
WASHINGTON — Commerce Department releases international trade data for August, 8:30 a.m.
WASHINGTON — Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.
WASHINGTON — Treasury releases federal budget for the fiscal year 2012, 2 p.m.
Safeway Inc. reports quarterly financial results.