MONDAY: Consumer spending; factory orders; Treasury securities auction.
TUESDAY: International trade; earnings from Family Dollar, Monsanto.
WEDNESDAY: ADP employment report; consumer credit; minutes from December’s Federal Open Market Committee economic policy meeting.
THURSDAY: Chain store sales; initial jobless claims; Bloomberg consumer comfort index; Esther George, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, speaks in Madison, Wis.
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FRIDAY: December unemployment data; wholesale trade.