Business events scheduled for the coming week

Staff Writer
Columbus CEO

All times are Eastern.

MONDAY, March 2

WASHINGTON — Commerce Department releases personal income and spending for January, 8:30 a.m. Eastern; Institute for Supply Management releases its manufacturing index for February, 10 a.m.; Commerce Department releases construction spending for January, 10 a.m.

BARCELONA, SPAIN — Day 1 of Mobile World Congress.

TOKYO — Japan's central bank quarterly economic outlook assessment.

TUESDAY, March 3

DETROIT — Automakers release vehicle sales for February.

LONDON —Barclays reports earnings.

BARCELONA, SPAIN — Day 2 of Mobile World Congress.


WASHINGTON — Institute for Supply Management releases its service sector index for February, 10 a.m.; Federal Reserve releases Beige Book, 2 p.m.

BARCELONA, SPAIN — Day 3 of Mobile World Congress.


WASHINGTON — Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Labor Department releases fourth-quarter productivity data, 8:30 a.m.; Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.; Commerce Department releases factory orders for January, 10 a.m.

FRIDAY, March 6

WASHINGTON — Labor Department releases employment data for February, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases international trade data for January, 8:30 a.m.; Federal Reserve releases consumer credit data for January, 3 p.m.

Cyprus — The European Central Bank's governing council meets to set monetary policy for the 19-nation eurozone.

BERLIN — Germany releases January industrial orders figures for Europe's biggest economy.

BARCELONA, SPAIN — Final day of Mobile World Congress.