Business events and economic reports scheduled for the coming week:

All times are Eastern.

MONDAY, May 15

WASHINGTON —National Association of Home Builders releases housing market index for May, 10 a.m.; Treasury releases international money flows data for March, 4 p.m.

TUESDAY, May 16

WASHINGTON —Commerce Department releases housing starts for April, 8:30 a.m.; Federal Reserve releases industrial production for April, 9:15 a.m.

The Home Depot Inc. reports quarterly financial results before the market opens.

WEDNESDAY, May 17

Target Corp. reports quarterly financial results before the market opens.

THURSDAY, May 18

WASHINGTON — Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. reports quarterly financial results before the market opens.

FRIDAY, May 19

BAD NEUENAHR, Germany — Labor ministers of the Group of 20 world powers conclude a two-day meeting.