Business events scheduled for Tuesday
Major business and economic events scheduled for Tuesday:
(All times are Eastern)
WASHINGTON —Commerce Department releases housing starts for November, 8:30 a.m.
WASHINGTON — Federal Reserve policymakers begin a two-day meeting to set interest rates.
BERLIN — Germany’s Ifo institute releases its monthly business confidence index, a closely watched indicator for Europe’s biggest economy.
FedEx reports quarterly financial results after the market closes.