Business events scheduled for the coming week

Business events scheduled for the coming week.

All times are Eastern.

MONDAY, May 25

U.S. stock and bond market is closed for Memorial Day.


WASHINGTON — Standard & Poor’s releases S&P/Case-Shiller index of home prices for March and the first quarter, 9 a.m.; Commerce Department releases new home sales for April, 10 a.m.; The Conference Board releases the Consumer Confidence Index for May, 10 a.m.


WASHINGTON — Commerce Department releases durable goods for April, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases first-quarter gross domestic product, 8:30 a.m.; Labor Department releases weekly report on unemployment benefits, 8:30 a.m.; National Association of Realtors releases pending home sales index for April, 10 a.m.; Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.

FRIDAY, May 29

WASHINGTON — Commerce Department releases personal income and spending for April, 8:30 a.m.