}Columbus Day; U.S. markets and banks closed.

}Calstart opens four-day hybrid truck forum; Baltimore Convention Center.


}Alcoa, American Eagle earnings reports.


}Federal Open Market Committee issues minutes from Sept. 20 meeting.

}Senate Finance hearing on tax reform options.

}Senate Special Committee on Aging hearing on Medicare reform.

}House Financial Services hearing on consumer credit.

}House Financial Services hearing on legislation to reauthorize the multilateral development banks.

}House Energy and Commerce hearing on food marketing.

}House Agriculture hearing on Title VII of Dodd-Frank.

}House Education hearing on workforce democracy.

}House Natural Resources hearing on Gulf of Mexico drilling moratorium.

}House Transportation hearing on national infrastructure bank.

}House Energy hearing on Environmental Protection Agency spending.

}House Financial Services hearing on federal home bank loans.

}House Small Business hearing on LightSquared.

}House Financial Services hearing on credit union lending.

}Host Hotels, Pepsico earnings reports.


}International trade balance report.

}Alloy Steel, Google, J.P. Morgan Chase earnings reports.


}Retail sales report.

}Mattel, Sony Ericsson earnings reports.