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 — Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.
WASHINGTON — Joint Economic Committee hearing on the "fiscal cliff."
H&R Block Inc. reports quarterly financial results.
FRANKFURT, Germany — European Central Bank's governing council meets to set interest rates for the eurozone.
BERLIN — Germany releases industrial orders figures for October.