Yellen; U.S. Housing Data: Week Ahead Aug. 22-27

  • Merkel makes the rounds in Europe; Glencore, Vanke earnings
  • Fed chair’s comments will be parsed for interest-rate clues

U.S. Fed Chair Janet Yellen speaks at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City’s two-day Monetary Policy Symposium at Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Investors will be watching her remarks closely to gauge the likelihood of a rate hike in September. Follow the TOPLive blog for real-time coverage here.

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