Personal Finance

The week ahead: September unemployment report will be issued next Friday

MONDAY: Pending home sales, farm prices, personal income and outlays, Treasury securities auction, earnings from Ferrellgas Partners.

TUESDAY: Consumer confidence, S&P/Case-Shiller home price index, earnings from Walgreen.

WEDNESDAY: September motor vehicle sales, construction spending, ADP employment report, earnings from International Speedway.

THURSDAY: Initial jobless claims, factory orders.

FRIDAY: September unemployment report, international trade.