This Week On The Street
- The unemployment rate will be released on Friday. It held at 9.5 percent last month. Keep an eye on how many jobs the private sector added in August. ADP releases its own employment report on Wednesday.
- The Conference Board issues the latest Consumer Confidence Index on Tuesday. The last reading was the lowest in five months.
- Housing will again be in the news. The S&P Case-Shiller Home Price Index comes out Tuesday and Pending Home Sales on Thursday.