Major business and economic events scheduled for Friday:

Major business and economic events scheduled for Friday:

All times are Eastern

WASHINGTON Labor Department releases employment data for July, 8:30 a.m.

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

WASHINGTON Institute for Supply Management releases its manufacturing index for July, 10 a.m.

WASHINGTON Commerce Department releases construction spending for June, 10 a.m.

DETROIT Automakers release vehicle sales for July.

Procter & Gamble Co. reports quarterly financial results before the market opens.

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. reports quarterly financial results after the market closes.