Business events and economic reports scheduled for the coming month:

All times are Eastern.

MONDAY, Oct. 2

WASHINGTON — Institute for Supply Management releases its manufacturing index for September, 10 a.m.; Commerce Department releases construction spending for August, 10 a.m.

TUESDAY, Oct. 3

DETROIT — Automakers release vehicle sales for September.

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 4

WASHINGTON — Institute for Supply Management releases its service sector index for September, 10 a.m.;

Pepsico Inc. reports quarterly financial results before the market opens.

THURSDAY, Oct. 5

WASHINGTON —Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases international trade data for August, 8:30 a.m.; Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.; Commerce Department releases factory orders for August, 10 a.m.

FRIDAY, Oct. 6

WASHINGTON — Labor Department releases employment data for September, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases wholesale trade inventories for August, 10 a.m.; Federal Reserve releases consumer credit data for August, 3 p.m.

MONDAY, Oct. 9

Columbus Day- bond market closed.

TUESDAY, Oct. 10

WASHINGTON — Labor Department releases job openings and labor turnover survey for August, 10 a.m.

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 11

WASHINGTON — Federal Reserve releases minutes from its September interest-rate meeting.

THURSDAY, Oct. 12

WASHINGTON — Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Labor Department releases the Producer Price Index for September, 8:30 a.m.; Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.; Treasury releases federal budget for fiscal year 2017, 2 p.m.

FRIDAY, Oct. 13

WASHINGTON — Commerce Department releases retail sales data for September, 8:30 a.m.; Labor Department releases Consumer Price Index for September, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases business inventories for August, 10 a.m.

TUESDAY, Oct. 17

WASHINGTON — Federal Reserve releases industrial production for September, 9:15 a.m.; National Association of Home Builders releases housing market index for October, 10 a.m.; Treasury releases international money flows data for August, 4 p.m.

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 18

WASHINGTON — Commerce Department releases housing starts for September, 8:30 a.m.; Federal Reserve releases Beige Book, 2 p.m.

THURSDAY, Oct. 19

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

FRIDAY, Oct. 20

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

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.

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.

LONDON — Pharmaceutical giant GSK announces third quarter financial results.

FRIDAY, Oct. 27

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

MONDAY, Oct. 30

WASHINGTON — Commerce Department releases personal income and spending for September, 8:30 a.m.

TUESDAY, Oct. 31

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

LONDON — Oil giant BP reports third quarter earnings.