Today's Stock Market News & Events: 9/20/2021

Today's market-moving economic data and earnings schedule

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Wall Street can expect a busy start to the latter part of September as this week is packed full of economic data. On Monday, the National Association of Home Builders' (NAHB) index is due out, while housing data is on the docket for Tuesday. Wednesday things pick up, with a news conference from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell taking the spotlight. On Thursday, the bulk of next week's data is due out, including highly anticipated jobless claims data and and purchasing managers' index (PMI) updates. Closing the week out on a quiet note, Friday features some new home sales data.

Earnings, meanwhile, will continue to trickle in this week. This week's docket features report from Adobe (ADBE), AutoZone (AZO), BlackBerry (BB), Costco (COST), General Mills (GIS), Nike (NIKE), Rite Aid (RAD), and Stitch Fix (SFIX).

Today will bring the NAHB index.

The following companies are due to release quarterly earnings today, September 20:

Cognyte Software Ltd. (NASDAQ:CGNT -- $28.17) provides security analytics software to governments and enterprises worldwide. Cognyte Software will report its Q2 earnings of 2021 before the bell today.

Lennar Corp. (NYSE:LEN -- $101.28) operates as a homebuilder primarily under the Lennar brand in the United States. Lennar will report its Q3 earnings of 2021 before the bell today.

Looking ahead to tomorrow, building permits and housing starts data is slated for release.

All economic dates listed here are tentative and subject to change.


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