The Associated PressMONDAY, September 19 WASHINGTON â¿¿ National Association of Home Builders releases housing market index for September, 10 a.m. Lennar Corp. releases quarterly financial results. TUESDAY, September 20 WASHINGTON â¿¿ Commerce Department releases housing starts for August, 8:30 a.m. WASHINGTON â¿¿ Federal Reserve meets to discuss interest rates. WASHINGTON â¿¿ Senate Budget Committee hearing on job creation. WASHINGTON â¿¿ Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs subcommittee hearing on foreclosed properties. Carnival Corp. releases quarterly financial results. ConAgra Foods Inc. releases quarterly financial results. Oracle Corp. releases quarterly financial results. WEDNESDAY, September 21 WASHINGTON â¿¿ National Association of Realtors releases existing home sales for August, 10 a.m. WASHINGTON â¿¿ Senate Judiciary subcommittee hearing on Google and competition. General Mills Inc. releases quarterly financial results. LISBON, Portugal â¿¿ Debt-heavy Portugal looks to raise up to 1.25 billion euros in an auction of 3- and 6-month Treasury bills that will test investor sentiment about the bailed-out country. THURSDAY, September 22 WASHINGTON â¿¿ Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m. WASHINGTON â¿¿ Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m. WASHINGTON â¿¿ Special committee on deficit reduction meets. WASHINGTON â¿¿ House Financial Services subcommittee hearing on the U.S. credit rating downgrade. NEW YORK â¿¿ Conference Board releases leading indicators for August, 10 a.m. CINCINNATI â¿¿ President Barack Obama promotes his jobs bill in Cincinnati. Discover Financial Services releases quarterly financial results. FedEx Corp. releases quarterly financial results. Nike Inc. releases quarterly financial results. Rite Aid Corp. releases quarterly financial results. FRIDAY, September 23 WASHINGTON â¿¿ Annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank, through Sunday. WASHINGTON â¿¿ Meeting of finance ministers and central bankers from the Group of 20 nations. KB Home releases quarterly financial results.
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