Business events and economic reports scheduled for the coming week:
WASHINGTON -- Commerce Department releases personal income and spending for February. National Association of Realtors releases pending home sales index for February.
WASHINGTON -- Standard & Poor's releases S&P/Case-Shiller index of home prices for January. Conference Board releases the Consumer Confidence Index for March.
Earnings reports: American Eagle, Sonic
Earnings reports: Carnival Corp., EF Hutton
WASHINGTON -- Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims. Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates.
BERLIN -- Germany's Federal Labor Agency releases March unemployment figures for Europe's biggest economy
WASHINGTON -- Labor Department releases employment data for March. Institute for Supply Management releases its manufacturing index for March. Commerce Department releases construction spending for February.
DETROIT -- Automakers release vehicle sales for March.
-- Staff and wire reports