Business events scheduled for the coming month

Updated: 06/28/2013 2:35 PM KSTP.com

MONDAY, July 1

WASHINGTON _ Institute for Supply Management releases its manufacturing index for June, 10 a.m.; Commerce Department releases construction spending for May, 10 a.m.

TUESDAY, July 2

WASHINGTON _ Commerce Department releases factory orders for May, 10 a.m.

DETROIT _ Automakers release vehicle sales for June.

WEDNESDAY, July 3

WASHINGTON _ Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.; Institute for Supply Management releases its service sector index for June, 10 a.m.

THURSDAY, July 4

U.S. stock and bond market is closed for Independence Day.

FRANKFURT, Germany _ European Central Bank’s governing council meets to set monetary policy for the eurozone.

FRIDAY, July 5

WASHINGTON _ Labor Department releases employment data for June, 8:30 a.m.

BERLIN _ Germany releases May industrial orders figures.

MONDAY, July 8

WASHINGTON _ Federal Reserve releases consumer credit data for May, 3 p.m.

BERLIN _ Germany releases May industrial production figures and export and import data for May.

TUESDAY, July 9

WASHINGTON _ Labor Department releases job openings and labor turnover survey for May, 10 a.m.

WEDNESDAY, July 10

WASHINGTON _ Commerce Department releases wholesale trade inventories for May, 10 a.m.; Federal Reserve releases minutes from its June interest-rate meeting.

THURSDAY, July 11

WASHINGTON _ Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.; Treasury releases federal budget for June, 2 p.m.

NEW YORK _ Selected chain retailers release June sales comparisons.

FRIDAY, July 12

WASHINGTON _ Labor Department releases the Producer Price Index for June, 8:30 a.m.

MONDAY, July 15

WASHINGTON _ Commerce Department releases retail sales data for June, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases business inventories for May, 10 a.m.

TUESDAY, July 16

WASHINGTON _ Labor Department releases Consumer Price Index for June, 8:30 a.m.; Federal Reserve releases industrial production for June, 9:15 a.m.; National Association of Home Builders releases housing market index for July, 10 a.m.

BERLIN _ Germany’s ZEW institute releases its monthly investor confidence index for Europe’s biggest economy.

WEDNESDAY, July 17

WASHINGTON _ Commerce Department releases housing starts for June, 8:30 a.m.; Federal Reserve releases Beige Book, 2 p.m.

THURSDAY, July 18

WASHINGTON _ Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.; Conference Board releases leading indicators for June, 10 a.m.

MONDAY, July 22

WASHINGTON _ National Association of Realtors releases existing home sales for June, 10 a.m.

WEDNESDAY, July 24

WASHINGTON _ Commerce Department releases new home sales for June, 10 a.m.

THURSDAY, July 25

WASHINGTON _ Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.; Commerce Department releases durable goods for June, 8:30 a.m.

MADRID _ Spain’s statistics institute releases unemployment figures for the second quarter.

MONDAY, July 29

WASHINGTON _ National Association of Realtors releases pending home sales index for June, 10 a.m.

TUESDAY, July 30

WASHINGTON _ Standard & Poor’s releases S&P/Case-Shiller index of home prices for May, 9 a.m.; The Conference Board releases the Consumer Confidence Index for July, 10 a.m.; Federal Reserve policymakers begin a two-day meeting to set interest rates.

MADRID _ Spain releases gross domestic product figures for the second quarter.

WEDNESDAY, July 31

WASHINGTON _ Commerce Department releases second-quarter gross domestic product, 8:30 a.m.; Labor Department releases the second-quarter employment cost index, 8:30 a.m.; Federal Reserve policymakers meet to set interest rates.

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