Major business and economic events scheduled for Thursday:
All times are Eastern.
WASHINGTON — Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.
WASHINGTON — Commerce Department releases second-quarter gross domestic product, 8:30 a.m.
WASHINGTON — National Association of Realtors releases pending home sales index for August, 10 a.m.
BERLIN — Germany's Federal Labor Agency releases September unemployment figures for Europe's biggest economy.
PepsiCo Inc. reports quarterly financial results before the market opens.