Economic agenda: Thursday, Feb. 3, 2011
At 8:30 a.m. -- The Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims.
At 8:30 a.m. -- The Labor Department releases fourth-quarter productivity in the work force.
At 9:30 a.m. -- The Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee holds a hearing on the 2011 outlook for the U.S. energy and oil market. Witnesses include Energy Information Administration Administrator Richard Newell.
At 10 a.m. -- The Institute for Supply Management releases a report on activity in the services sector in January.
At 10 a.m. -- The Commerce Department releases factory orders for December.
At 10 a.m. -- The Senate Budget Committee holds a hearing on challenges for the U.S. economic recovery.
At 12:30 p.m. -- Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke speaks at the National Press Club.
No set time -- Data on January chain-store sales are released.
Ariana Eunjung Cha
| February 3, 2011; 6:25 AM ET
Categories: *Economic agenda
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