Business events and economic reports scheduled for the coming month:

All times are Eastern.

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 1

WASHINGTON —Institute for Supply Management releases its manufacturing index for October, 10 a.m.; Commerce Department releases construction spending for September, 10 a.m.; Federal Reserve policymakers release a statement on interest rates, 2 p.m.

DETROIT — Automakers release vehicle sales for October.

TOKYO — Honda reports earnings.

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

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

THURSDAY, Nov. 2

WASHINGTON — Payroll processor ADP reports how many jobs private employers added in October, 8:15 a.m.; Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Labor Department releases third-quarter productivity data, 8:30 a.m.; Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.

LONDON — Oil giant Shell reports third quarter earnings.

Yum Brands Inc. reports quarterly financial results before the market open.

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

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

FRIDAY, Nov. 3

WASHINGTON —Labor Department releases employment data for October, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases international trade data for September, 8:30 a.m.; Institute for Supply Management releases its service sector index for October, 10 a.m.; Commerce Department releases factory orders for September, 10 a.m.

Berkshire Hathaway reports quarterly financial results after the market closes.

MONDAY, Nov. 6

TOKYO — SoftBank reports fiscal second quarter earnings.

TUESDAY, Nov. 7

WASHINGTON — Labor Department releases job openings and labor turnover survey for September, 10 a.m.; Federal Reserve releases consumer credit data for September, 3 p.m.

TOKYO — Toyota reports fiscal second quarter earnings.

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 8

YOKOHAMA, Japan — Nissan outlines its midterm strategy and reports fiscal first half earnings.

THURSDAY, Nov. 9

WASHINGTON — Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.; Commerce Department releases wholesale trade inventories for September, 10 a.m.

FRIDAY, Nov. 10

WASHINGTON — Treasury releases federal budget for October, 2 p.m.

TUESDAY, Nov. 14

WASHINGTON —Labor Department releases the Producer Price Index for October, 8:30 a.m.

BERLIN — Federal Statistical Office releases third-quarter growth figure for the German economy, Europe's biggest.

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 15

WASHINGTON — Commerce Department releases retail sales data for October, 8:30 a.m.; Labor Department releases Consumer Price Index for October, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases business inventories for September, 10 a.m.; Treasury releases international money flows data for September, 4 p.m.

THURSDAY, Nov. 16

WASHINGTON — Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Federal Reserve releases industrial production for October, 9:15 a.m.; National Association of Home Builders releases housing market index for November, 10 a.m.; Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.;

FRIDAY, Nov. 17

WASHINGTON — Commerce Department releases housing starts for October, 8:30 a.m.

TUESDAY, Nov. 21

WASHINGTON — National Association of Realtors releases existing home sales for October, 10 a.m.

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 22

WASHINGTON — Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.; .; Commerce Department releases durable goods for October, 8:30 a.m.; Federal Reserve releases minutes from its October interest-rate meeting.

THURSDAY, Nov. 23

Thanksgiving Day-Markets Closed.

FRIDAY, Nov. 24

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

MONDAY, Nov. 27

WASHINGTON — Commerce Department releases new home sales for October, 10 a.m.

TUESDAY, Nov. 28

WASHINGTON — Standard & Poor's releases S&P/Case-Shiller index of home prices for September, 9 a.m.; The Conference Board releases the Consumer Confidence Index for November, 10 a.m.

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 29

WASHINGTON —Commerce Department releases third-quarter gross domestic product, 8:30 a.m.; National Association of Realtors releases pending home sales index for October, 10 a.m.; Federal Reserve releases Beige Book, 2 p.m.

THURSDAY, Nov. 30

WASHINGTON —Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases personal income and spending for October, 8:30 a.m.; Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.