Business events and economic reports scheduled for the coming week:

All times are Eastern.

TUESDAY, Oct. 24

Caterpillar Inc. reports quarterly financial results before the market open.

General Motors Co. reports quarterly financial results before the market open.

McDonald's Corp. reports quarterly financial results before the market open.

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. reports quarterly financial results after the market close.

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 25

WASHINGTON — Commerce Department releases durable goods for September, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases new home sales for September, 10 a.m.

BERLIN — Germany's Ifo institute releases its monthly business confidence index, a key indicator for Europe's biggest economy.

Boeing Co. reports quarterly financial results before the market open.

Coca-Cola Co. reports quarterly financial results before the market open.

Visa Inc. reports quarterly financial results after the market close.

THURSDAY, Oct. 26

WASHINGTON — Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.; National Association of Realtors releases pending home sales index for September, 10 a.m.

Pharmaceutical giant GSK announces third-quarter financial results.

American Airlines Group Inc. reports quarterly financial results before the market open.

Comcast Corp. reports quarterly financial results before the market open.

Ford Motor Co. reports quarterly financial results before the market open.

Southwest Airlines Co. reports quarterly financial results before the market open.

Union Pacific Corp. reports quarterly financial results before the market open.

United Parcel Service Inc. reports quarterly financial results before the market open.

Alphabet Inc. reports quarterly financial results after the market close.

Amazon.com Inc. reports quarterly financial results after the market close.

Microsoft Corp. reports quarterly financial results after the market close.

Twitter Inc. reports quarterly financial results after the market close.

FRIDAY, Oct. 27

WASHINGTON — Commerce Department releases third-quarter gross domestic product, 8:30 a.m.

Exxon Mobil Corp. reports quarterly financial results before the market open.

Merck & Co. reports quarterly financial results before the market open.