Business events and economic reports scheduled for the coming week:
All times are Eastern.
MONDAY, July 16
WASHINGTON — Commerce Department releases retail sales data for June, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases business inventories for May, 10 a.m.
TUESDAY, July 17
WASHINGTON — Federal Reserve releases industrial production for June, 9:15 a.m.; National Association of Home Builders releases housing market index for July, 10 a.m.; Treasury releases international money flows data for May, 4 p.m.
WEDNESDAY, July 18
WASHINGTON — Commerce Department releases housing starts for June, 8:30 a.m.; Federal Reserve releases Beige Book, 2 p.m.
American Express Co. reports quarterly financial results after the market closes.
THURSDAY, July 19
WASHINGTON — Freddie Mac releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.
Union Pacific Corp. reports quarterly financial results before the market opens.
Microsoft Corp. reports quarterly financial results after the market closes.