The Week Ahead

Monday | 12Tuesday | 13Wednesday | 14Thursday | 15Friday | 16
Economic reports Retail sales data for ­October; Producer Price Index for October; ­business inventories for SeptemberWeekly jobless claims; Consumer Price Index for October; Philadelphia Fed index for OctoberIndustrial production data for October

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Home Depot, TJX, Cisco Systems Abercrombie & Fitch, Staples, Williams-­
Limited Brands, Sears, Target, Viacom, Walmart, Dell, Gap
NewsmakersBond market, government offices, some ­businesses closed for Veterans Day.Federal judge hears testimony about Microsoft’s claims Google has breached its obligations to license so-called essential patents.A lockup period ends for 800 million Facebook shares; Fed releases minutes of Oct. 23-24 meeting.Postal Service announces quarterly results; ­eurozone reports third-quarter GDP.