is speaking today, although not on monetary policy, and the eight-times-a-year
from the district Fed banks will give Wall Street an anecdotal look at the economy.
Expected Earnings Report
This table includes an S&P 500 company only. Date is as expected according to First Call/Thomson Financial, and may change. The full week's earnings calendar is published separately.
Forecasts are from
. Times are Eastern. For a longer-term economic calendar and more, see
- 7 a.m.:Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ended March 3 -- Refinancing Index. Source:
Mortgage Bankers Association. Forecast: N/A. Previous: 346.6.
7 a.m.:Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ended March 6 -- Purchase Index. Source:
Mortgage Bankers Association. Forecast: N/A. Previous: 278.4.
2 p.m.:Beige Book. Source:
Federal Reserve. The Fed's anecdotal report on economic conditions around the country is for consideration at the
Federal Open Market Committee's March 21 meeting.
6:30 p.m.:Consumer Comfort Index for the week ended March 4. Source:
Money Magazine and
ABC News. Forecast: N/A. Previous: 31.
Conferences and Meetings
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, Snowbird, Utah. Third of four days. Presenting today (times Mountain):
Speeches and Testimony
- 11:30 a.m.:Federal Reserve Chairman
Alan Greenspan speaks on challenges for community bankers and supervisors.