Monday: -- July existing-home sales -- Earnings: Harmony Gold Mining Co.

Tuesday: -- Federal Reserve meeting minutes -- August consumer confidence -- Earnings: Aruba Networks Inc.; Borders Group Inc.; Corinthian Colleges Inc.; Micros Systems Inc.; Pike Electric Corp.; Quanex Corp.; Sanderson Farms Inc.; Semtech Corp.

Wednesday: -- Earnings: Big Lots Inc.; Brown Shoe Co.; Chico's FAS Inc.; Coldwater Creek Inc.; Collective Brands Inc.; DaimlerChrysler AG; Dollar Tree Stores Inc.; Energy Conversion Devices Inc.; Fred's Inc.; Greif Inc.; Heico Corp.; Jo-Ann Stores Inc.; Joy Global Inc.; Layne Christensen Co.; Novell Inc.; TiVo Inc.

Thursday: -- Second-quarter gross domestic product -- Weekly initial jobless claims -- Earnings: Blyth Inc.; Conn's Inc.; Cost Plus Inc.; Del Monte Foods Co.; Dell Inc.; Esterline Technologies Corp.; FuelCell Energy Inc.; Genesco Inc.; OmniVision Technologies Inc.; Wind River Systems Inc.; Zale Corp.

Friday: -- July personal income and spending -- July factory orders