Yahoo Finance Live anchor Dave Briggs previews what investors should watch out for next week in markets, including the August jobs report, consumer confidence data, and earnings from companies like Best Buy and Okta.
DAVE BRIGGS: What to watch for next week. Quiet day on Monday with no major earnings nor economic data on the calendar, but things start ramping up on Tuesday on the econ calendar. We'll get readings on job openings and labor turnover, consumer confidence, and a check on the housing market with the Case-Shiller Home Price Index.
On the earnings front, we'll get results from retailers. Best Buy, Big Lots, Chewy, HP, Inc, and Hewlett-Packard Enterprise report after the close. Wednesday, we get the ADP report and earnings from Express and Okta. Busy day on the economic calendar for Thursday. Jobless claims, construction spending, and the ISM Manufacturing Index all out in the morning. As for earnings, Campbell's Soup and Lululemon on tap. Friday all about the August jobs report, so very busy week on tap.