A daily rundown of the economic reports and corporate earnings that will be grabbing the market's attention in the week ahead.
Monday, Aug. 25
U.S. Commerce Department releases new home sales for July. (10 a.m.)
Germany’s Ifo institute releases its monthly business confidence index, a key indicator for Europe’s biggest economy.
Tuesday, Aug. 26
BMO Financial Group reports third-quarter results and holds conference call.
Scotiabank reports third-quarter results and holds a conference call.
Community meeting to be held regarding Enbridge’s Line 9B. (7 p.m.)
Statistics Canada releases the quarterly financial statistics for enterprises for the second quarter. (8:30 a.m.).
U.S. Commerce Department releases durable goods for July. (8:30 a.m.)
Standard & Poor’s releases S&P/Case-Shiller index of home prices for June and the second quarter. (9 a.m.)
U.S. Conference Board releases the consumer confidence index for August. (10 a.m.)
Wednesday, Aug. 27
National Bank of Canada to release its third-quarter results and hold a conference call.
Thursday, Aug. 28
TD Bank to report its third-quarter results and hold a conference call.
CIBC to report its third-quarter results and hold a conference call.
Statistics Canada releases the payroll employment, earnings and hours for June and Canada’s balance of international payments for the second quarter. (8:30 a.m.)
Laurentian Bank to release its third-quarter results and hold a conference call.
U.S. Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims. (8:30 a.m.)
U.S. Commerce Department releases second-quarter gross domestic product. (8:30 a.m.)
Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates. (10 a.m.)
U.S. National Association of Realtors releases pending home sales index for July. (10 a.m.)
Friday, Aug. 29
Statistics Canada releases the Canadian economic accounts for the second quarter, gross domestic product by industry for June and the industrial product and raw materials price indexes for July. (8:30 a.m.)
U.S. Commerce Department releases personal income and spending for July. (8:30 a.m.)