BC-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.
RETAIL SALES — The Commerce Department releases U.S. retail sales data for September. By Christopher Rugaber. UPCOMING: 130 words after release of report at 8:30 a.m. 300 words by 9:15 a.m.
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.
EARNS-WALMART — The world’s largest retailer reports quarterly results. UPCOMING: 250 words, photo after the report is issued at about 8 a.m.