The week ahead in business: Oct. 12-16

Business events scheduled for the coming week:


Columbus Day: Bond market closed.

STOCKHOLM -- Winner(s) of the 2015 Nobel Prize in economics announced.


WASHINGTON -- Treasury releases federal budget for fiscal year 2015.

Earnings reports: CSX, Intel, Johnson & Johnson, JPMorgan Chase


WASHINGTON -- Labor Department releases the Producer Price Index for September. Commerce Department releases retail sales data for September. Commerce Department releases business inventories for August. Federal Reserve releases Beige Book.

Earnings reports: Bank of America, Delta Air, Netflix, Wells Fargo


WASHINGTON -- Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims. Labor Department releases Consumer Price Index for September. Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates.

Earnings reports: CitiGroup, Marriott Vacations, Mattel, Philip Morris, Winnebago


WASHINGTON -- Federal Reserve releases industrial production for September. Labor Department releases job openings and labor turnover survey for August.

Earnings reports: General Electric, Honeywell

-- Staff and wire reports