Here are the key business and economic events scheduled for this week:
Today: The Commerce Department reports on personal income and spending for August; Walgreen Co. reports fourth-quarter results.
Tuesday: The Conference Board releases the results of its monthly survey on consumer confidence.
Wednesday: Automakers report sales for September; Commerce Department reports on construction spending for August; the Institute for Supply Management reports on manufacturing data for September.
Thursday: The Commerce Department reports factory orders for August.
Friday: The Labor Department issues its September employment report; Institute for Supply Management issues its non-manufacturing sector report for September.