NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- The stock market, which does historically well this holiday week, won't be open as much as usual. There will be no trading on Thursday for the Thanksgiving holiday and U.S. equity markets will be open only until 1 p.m. EST on Friday.
That doesn't mean, however, that there aren't important economic data and corporate earnings reports due out. TheStreet's Brittany Umar highlights some of the big events.
On Tuesday, Barnes & Noble (BKS) - Get Barnes & Noble, Inc. Report, CrackerBarrel Old Country Store (CBRL) - Get Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. Report, and Tiffany & Co. (TIF) - Get Tiffany & Co. Report will report earnings before the bell.
Also on Tuesday morning, consumer-confidence data for November will be released at 10 a.m. EST.
Wednesday morning will feature the durable-goods orders report at 8:30 a.m. EST, followed by the Chicago Purchasing Managers Index data at 9:45 a.m. EST.
No major U.S. economic news release is scheduled for Friday.
-- Written by Bret Kenwell in Petoskey, Mich.
Bret Kenwell currently writes, blogs and also contributes to Robert Weinstein's Weekly Options Newsletter. Focuses on short-to-intermediate-term trading opportunities that can be exposed via options. He prefers to use debit trades on momentum setups and credit trades on support/resistance setups. He also focuses on building long-term wealth by searching for consistent, quality dividend paying companies and long-term growth companies. He considers himself the surfer, not the wave, in relation to the market and himself. He has no allegiance to either the bull side or the bear side.