Business events scheduled for the coming week

Markets Associated Press

Business events and economic reports scheduled for the coming week:

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All US times are Eastern.

MONDAY, Jan. 9

WASHINGTON — Federal Reserve releases consumer credit data for November, 3 p.m.

BEIJING — 2016 auto sales in China.

TUESDAY, Jan. 10

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WASHINGTON — Commerce Department releases wholesale trade inventories for November, 10 a.m.; Labor Department releases job openings and labor turnover survey for November, 10 a.m.

THURSDAY, Jan. 12

WASHINGTON — Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates, 10 a.m.; Treasury releases federal budget for December, 2 p.m.

BERLIN — Germany's Federal Statistical Office releases preliminary growth figure for the country's economy, Europe's biggest, for 2016.

FRIDAY, Jan. 13

WASHINGTON — Commerce Department releases retail sales data for December, 8:30 a.m.; Labor Department releases the Producer Price Index for December, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases business inventories for November, 10 a.m.