MONDAY, February 4 The Treasury raises $6.013 billion at its regular weekly auction of three-month and six-month discount bills by selling $44.0 billion to refund $37.987 billion of maturing securities. Also maturing is an estimated $15.0 billion of publicly held four-week Treasury bills, the disposition of which will be announced. Factory, order, shipment, and inventory figures for December are released by the Commerce Department.
WEDNESDAY, February 6 Preliminary productivity and cost figures for the fourth quarter are released by the Labor Department. The Treasury auctions $13 billion of 10-year bonds.