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Week Ahead

Today

•U.S. stock and bond markets are closed for Labor Day

Tuesday

•Institute for Supply Management releases its manufacturing index for August

•Commerce Department reports on construction spending for July

Wednesday

•Commerce Department reports on international trade data for July

•Automakers report on vehicle sales for August

Thursday

•Labor Department releases second-quarter productivity data

•Institute for Supply Management releases its service sector index for August

•Selected chain retailers release August sales

Friday

•Labor Department releases employment data for August

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