Today: Japan reports preliminary third-quarter GDP data.
Tuesday: Commerce Department releases retail sales data for October and business inventories for September. Germany’s Federal Statistical Office issues third-quarter growth figure for the economy, Europe’s biggest. The Home Depot Inc. reports quarterly financial results.
Wednesday: Labor Department releases the Producer Price Index for October. Federal Reserve releases industrial production for October. National Association of Home Builders releases housing market index for November. Treasury releases international money flows data for September. Lowe’s Companies Inc. and Target Corp. report quarterly financial results.
Thursday: Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims and Consumer Price Index for October. Commerce Department releases housing starts for October. Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and The Gap Inc. report quarterly financial results.
>> “Tax Planning for Small Business”: 9 a.m.-noon at Small Business Administration Training Room, 500 Ala Moana Blvd., Room 1-306. Cost: $45. Call Jean at 547-2700.
>> Tax preparation workshop: 6-8 p.m. Tuesdays at Goodwill Hawaii’s Ohana Career and Learning Center, 2140 Lauwiliwili St., second floor computer lab, Kapolei. Free. Call Justin at 836-0313 ext. 1015.
>> Job fair for CDL drivers: On-the-spot interviews with offering of sign-on bonuses. 3-7 p.m. at ACCESS, 98-736 Moanalua Loop, Aiea. Call 673-3200.
>> Exchange Club: Dan Bessey, chief financial officer of Hawaiian Telcom, will discuss the company’s venture into Internet Protocol TV. Luncheon: Noon-1:30 p.m., Oahu Country Club. Cost: $25.Visit dexhon.com.
>> “Building Your Home for Life” seminar: Graham Builders will provide homeowners with information for multigeneration home construction projects, residential design, setting a budget, financing and cutting household expenses. 9-11 a.m., Honolulu Country Club, 1690 Ala Puumalu St. Free. RSVP required. Call 593-2808 or visit grahambuilders.com.