By The Associated Press
TUESDAY, March 26
WASHINGTON â¿¿ Commerce Department releases durable goods for February, 8:30 a.m. Eastern; Standard & Poor's releases S&P/Case-Shiller index of home prices for January, 9 a.m.; Commerce Department releases new home sales for February, 10 a.m.; Conference Board releases the Consumer Confidence Index for March, 10 a.m.
WEDNESDAY, March 27WASHINGTON â¿¿ National Association of Realtors releases pending home sales index for February, 10 a.m. THURSDAY, March 28 WASHINGTON â¿¿ Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases fourth-quarter gross domestic product, 8:30 a.m.; Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m. FRIDAY, March 29 U.S. stock markets closed for Good Friday. WASHINGTON â¿¿ Commerce Department releases personal income and spending for February, 8:30 a.m.