Business Events Scheduled For The Coming Week

The Associated Press

MONDAY, Oct. 8

WASHINGTON â¿¿ Bond markets closed for Columbus Day. U.S. stock market is open.

BERLIN â¿¿ Germany releases industrial production figures for August.

TUESDAY, Oct. 9

Alcoa Inc. reports quarterly financial results.

Yum Brands Inc. reports quarterly financial results.

BRUSSELS â¿¿ European Central Bank head Mario Draghi speaks to European Parliament in Brussels.

LUXEMBOURG â¿¿ European Union finance ministers meet to assess the budgetary situation in Portugal and address the challenges of the European financial crisis.

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 10

WASHINGTON â¿¿ Commerce Department releases wholesale trade inventories for August, 10 a.m.; Labor Department releases job openings and labor turnover survey for August, 10 a.m.; Federal Reserve releases Beige Book, 2 p.m.

THURSDAY, Oct. 11

WASHINGTON â¿¿ Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases international trade data for August, 8:30 a.m.; Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.; Treasury releases federal budget for the fiscal year 2012, 2 p.m.

Safeway Inc. reports quarterly financial results.

FRIDAY, Oct. 12

WASHINGTON â¿¿ Labor Department releases the Producer Price Index for September, 8:30 a.m.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. reports quarterly financial results.

Wells Fargo & Co. reports quarterly financial results.

Copyright 2011 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

More from Opinion

Tuesday Turnaround: Micron, Autonomous Driving, and J.C. Penney

Tuesday Turnaround: Micron, Autonomous Driving, and J.C. Penney

Cable Stock Investors Should Keep an Eye On Wireless Broadband's Rise

Cable Stock Investors Should Keep an Eye On Wireless Broadband's Rise

Trump Blinks on China Trade War That's Looking Harder to Win

Trump Blinks on China Trade War That's Looking Harder to Win

Monday Madness: GE, China, and Micron

Monday Madness: GE, China, and Micron

Attention 60 Minutes: Google Isn't the Only Big-Tech Monopoly

Attention 60 Minutes: Google Isn't the Only Big-Tech Monopoly