Monday:Earnings: Bayer AG; Donaldson Co.; Schering AG.
Tuesday:October durable goods ordersNovember consumer confidenceOctober existing-home salesEarnings: Bank of Montreal; Chico's FAS Inc.; Dress Barn Inc.; Gottschalks Inc.; Jackson Hewitt Tax Service Inc.; Restoration Hardware Inc.
Wednesday:Preliminary third-quarter gross domestic productOctober new-home salesWeekly crude oil inventoriesEarnings: The Bon-Ton Stores Inc.; Tiffany & Co.; TiVo Inc.
Thursday:Weekly initial jobless claimsOctober personal income and spending November Chicago purchasing managers indexOctober help-wanted indexEarnings: Frontline Ltd.; H&R Block Inc.; H.J. Heinz Co.; Omnivision Technologies Inc.; Smithfield Foods Inc.
Friday:November vehicle salesOctober construction spendingNovember Institute for Supply Management indexEarnings: Warner Music Group Inc.Copyright © 2014, Los Angeles Times