US consumer sentiment comes in higher than expected for November
The University of Michigan's index of consumer sentiment climbed to 96.8 from 95.5 last month.
US weekly jobless claims unchanged at five-month high
The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits was unexpectedly unchanged at a five-month high last week.
US housing starts rebound; building permits at highest level in over 12 years
U.S. homebuilding rebounded in October and permits for future home construction jumped to a more than 12-year high.