Headlining today's events is the third-quarter Gross domestic product report, which will tell investors the pace of consumer spending and the rate of business spending on plant and equipment.
Expected Earnings Reports
This table includes S&P 500 companies only. Dates are as expected according to First Call/Thomson Financial, and may change.
Forecasts are from
. Times are Eastern. For a longer-term economic calendar and more, see
- 8:30 a.m.:
Gross domestic product for Q3 -- advance. Source:
Commerce Department. Forecast: +3.4%. Previous: +5.6% (Q2).
Implicit price deflator: Forecast: +2.3%. Previous: +2.4% (Q2)
Durable goods orders for September. Source:
Census Bureau. Forecast: +0.5%. Previous: +2.9%.
Consumer Sentiment Index for October. Source:
University of Michigan. Forecast: 106.0. Previous: 106.4 (October prelim.) 106.8 (September)