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A daily rundown of the economic reports and corporate earnings that will be grabbing the market's attention in the week ahead.

Monday October 26

(10 a.m. ET) U.S. new home sales for September. The consensus estimate is 0.4 per cent annualized rate decline (or 550,000).

Earnings include: Broadcom Corp; Brixmor Property Group Inc; Capital Power Corporation; CRH Medical Corp; First Data Corp; Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings; QLT Inc; Southern Copper Corp; Timmins Gold Corp; West Fraser Timber Co Ltd

Tuesday October 27

(8:30 a.m. ET) U.S. durable goods orders for September. Consensus is a decline of 1.3 per cent from August. Excluding transport, consensus is unchanged from previous month (a decline of 0.2 per cent).
(9 a.m. ET) U.S. S&P Case-Shiller Home Price Index for August. Consensus is an increase of 0.1 per cent from July and a 5.1-per-cent increase year over year.
(10 a.m. ET) U.S. Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index for October. Consensus is 102.8, down from 103.0 in September

Canada – Alberta budget to be released

Earnings include: Acadian Timber Corp; Aflac Inc; Alibaba Group Holding Ltd; Ametek Inc; Apple Inc; Arthur J Gallagher & Co; Assurant Inc; AXIS Capital Holdings Ltd; B/E Aerospace Inc; Ballard Power Systems Inc; Baxter International Inc; Bristol-Myers Squibb Co; C.H. Robinson Worldwide Inc; Canadian National Railway Co; CanWel Building Materials Group Ltd; Capstone Mining Corp; Centene Corp; Centerra Gold Inc; Coach Inc; Colliers International Group Inc; Comcast Corp; CONSOL Energy Inc; Corning Inc; Cummins Inc; DDR Corp; DH Corp; Edison International; Epsilon Energy Ltd; Fidelity National Financial Inc; First National Financial Corp; Ford Motor Co; Gilead Sciences Inc; Ingersoll-Rand PLC; KKR & Co LP; Lexmark International Inc; Macerich Co; Merck & Co Inc; Pfizer Inc; PHX Energy Services Corporation; Restaurant Brands International Inc; Sherritt International Corporation; Simon Property Group Inc; Taseko Mines Ltd; United Parcel Service Inc; Verisk Analytics Inc; Waste Management Inc; Waters Corp; Watsco Inc; Wyndham Worldwide Corp

Wednesday October 28

Japan retail sales

(2 p.m. ET) U.S. Federal Open Market Committee meeting announcement.

Earnings include: AGCO Corp; Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd; Amgen Inc; Barrick Gold Corp; Boston Scientific Corp; Cogeco Cable Inc; COGECO Inc; Detour Gold Corp; Dundee Energy Ltd; Equinix Inc; Excellon Resources Inc; F5 Networks Inc; FirstService Corp; Garmin Ltd; General Dynamics Corp; GoPro Inc; Hanesbrands Inc; Hershey Co; Hess Corp; Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc; Horizon North Logistics Inc; IMAX Corp; International Paper Co; Kinaxis Inc; Lincoln National Corp; Lundin Mining Corp; MacDonald Dettwiler and Associates Ltd; Marriott International Inc; MEG Energy Corp; Methanex Corp; Microchip Technology Inc; New Gold Inc; Newmont Mining Corp; Novadaq Technologies Inc; O'Reilly Automotive Inc;  Occidental Petroleum Corp; Open Text Corp; Pengrowth Energy Corp; PFB Corporation; PG&E Corp; Plexus Corp; PTC Inc; Southern Co; Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc; Tellza Communications Inc; Uni-Select Inc; Valero Energy Corp; Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc; Western Digital Corp; Williams Companies Inc; Yelp Inc

Thursday October 29

Japan industrial production
Euro area economic confidence
Germany CPI and unemployment

(8:30 a.m. ET) Canada survey of employment, payrolls and hours for August.
(8:30 a.m. ET) Canada industrial product price index and raw materials price index for September. Estimates are declines of 0.2 per cent and 6.6 per cent, respectively, from August.
(8:30 a.m. ET) U.S. initial jobless claims for week of Oct. 24. Estimate is 263,000, an increase of 4,000 from week of Oct. 17.
(8:30 a.m. ET) U.S. real gross domestic product (advanced) for the third quarter.  Consensus is an annualized rate increase of 1.6 per cent. For GDP deflator, consensus is an annualized rate increase of 1.5 per cent.

Earnings include: Aetna Inc; Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc; Altagas Ltd; Avnet Inc;  Brunswick Corp; Calfrac Well Services Ltd; Canadian Oil Sands Ltd; Canam Group Inc; Canfor Corp; Canfor Pulp Products Inc; Carter's Inc; Cenovus Energy Inc; Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc; Columbia Sportswear Co; ConocoPhillips; Delphi Automotive PLC; Electronic Arts Inc; Expedia Inc; Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd; FirstEnergy Corp; Genworth MI Canada Inc; Goldcorp Inc; Golden Star Resources Ltd; Host Hotels & Resorts Inc; Lake Shore Gold Corp; LinkedIn Corp; MasterCard Inc; New York Times Co; NexJ Systems Inc; Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc; Sherwin-Williams Co; Sirius XM Canada Holdings Inc; SolarCity Corp; Starbucks Corp; Superior Plus Corp; Teranga Gold Corp; Time Warner Cable Inc; TransAlta Renewables Inc; Trimac Transportation Ltd; Western Energy Services Corp; Western Union Co; Yamana Gold Inc;

Friday October 30

Japan CPI and household spending
Euro area CPI. Plus, Germany retail sales

(8:30 a.m. ET) Canada real GDP at basic prices for August. Consensus is an increase of 0.1 per cent from the previous month.
(8:30 a.m. ET) U.S. personal spending and income for September. Consensus is an increase of 0.2 per cent from August for both.
(8:30 a.m. ET) U.S. core PCE price index for September. Consensus is an increase of 0.2 per cent from August and 1.4 per cent year over year.
(8:30 a.m. ET) U.S. employment cost index for the third quarter. Consensus is an increase of 0.6 per cent from the second quarter and 1.9 per cent year over year.

Canada – budget balance to be announced

Earnings include: AbbVie Inc; Aon PLC; Cameco Corp; Choice Hotels International Inc; Colgate-Palmolive Co; CVS Health Corp; Domtar Corp; Eldorado Gold Corp; Exelon Corp; Exxon Mobil Corp; Husky Energy Inc; Moody's Corp; Mylan NV; Norbord Inc; Phillips 66; Pinnacle West Capital Corp; Russel Metals Inc; Seagate Technology PLC; Strongco Corp; TransAlta Corp; Ur-Energy Inc; Valero Energy Partners LP