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 January, 8:30 a.m.
WASHINGTON — Labor Department releases fourth-quarter productivity data, 8:30 a.m.
WASHINGTON — Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.
WASHINGTON — Federal Reserve releases consumer credit data for January, 3 p.m.
NEW YORK — Several chain retailers release February sales comparisons.
H&R Block Inc. reports quarterly financial results.
The Kroger Co. reports quarterly financial results.
FRANKFURT, Germany — European Central Bank's governing council meets to set monetary policy for the eurozone.
BERLIN — Germany releases January industrial orders figures.