July 24, 2011 in Business

Coming up


This week

SPOKANE – Spokane Teachers Credit Union “Christmas in July” to support the Tree of Sharing program that distributes holiday gifts to thousands of low-income children, women and men in the community through 57 local agencies. Donors this week may drop off gifts or cash donations at any of the 10 STCU branches in Spokane County.

A glance at key local and national events in the week ahead. All times Pacific. For a complete local list, see Page E2.

WASHINGTON — Standard & Poor’s releases S&P/Case-Shiller index of home prices for May, 6 a.m.

WASHINGTON — Commerce Department releases new home sales for June, 7 a.m.

NEW YORK — The Conference Board releases Consumer Confidence Index for July, 7 a.m.

WASHINGTON — Federal Reserve releases the Beige Book, 11 a.m.

WASHINGTON — Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 5:30 a.m.

WASHINGTON — Freddie Mac releases weekly mortgage rates, 7 a.m.

WASHINGTON — National Association of Realtors releases pending home sales index for June, 7 a.m.

WASHINGTON — Commerce Department releases second-quarter gross domestic product, 5:30 a.m.

WASHINGTON — Labor Department releases the second-quarter employment cost index, 5:30 a.m.

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