BC-APFN-Business News Digest
Here are AP Business News’ latest coverage plans, top stories and promotable content. All times EST. For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.
MARKETS & ECONOMY:
FINANCIAL MARKETS — A report on global markets, starting in Asia and updated through the close of trading on Wall Street.
MORTGAGE RATES — Freddie Mac reports on this week’s average U.S. mortgage rates. UPCOMING: 130 words after release of report at 10 a.m., 300 words by 10:45 a.m.
CONSUMER SPENDING — The Commerce Department issues its October report on consumer spending, which accounts for roughly 70 percent of U.S. economic activity. By Martin Crutsinger. UPCOMING: 130 words after release of report at 10 a.m., 350 words by 10:45 a.m.
PENDING HOME SALES — The National Association of Realtors releases its October report on pending home sales, which are seen as a barometer of future purchases. By Josh Boak. UPCOMING: 130 words after release of report at 10 a.m., 350 words by 10:45 a.m.